Hymnary Friends,

Please pardon this brief interruption, and please consider a gift today to support the work of Hymnary.org. Here's why.

Each month half a million people visit this website for free access to the most complete database of North American hymnody on the planet. But this project does not come without a cost, and we have limited sources of revenue. Twice a year we hold a fund drive, and these drives are critical to our future.

So if you benefit from Hymnary.org, would you consider a donation today? Even small amounts help, and they also let us know you're behind us and support what we do.

Click the Donate button below to be taken to a secure giving site. Or you can make your tax-deductible contribution by sending a check to Hymnary.org at 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

On behalf of the entire Hymnary.org team, our thanks.
Harry Plantinga

O fly, mourning sinner, saith Jesus, to me

O fly, mourning sinner, saith Jesus, to me

Author: J. B. Waterbury
Tune: REST (55334)
Published in 22 hymnals

Author: J. B. Waterbury

Waterbury, Jared Bell, D.D., was born in New York City, Aug. 11, 1799, and graduated at Yale College, 1822. He was for some time pastor of a Congregational church at Hudson, New York, and then of Bowdoin Street Congregational church, Boston. He died at Brooklyn, Dec. 31, 1876. He published Advice to a Young Christian; The Officer on Duty, and other works. To the Rev. J. Leavitt's Christian Lyre, vol. i., 1830, he contributed the following hymns, each of which was headed, "Written for the Lyre," and signed "J. B. W.":— 1. My Jesus, Thou hast taught. The Love of Jesus. 2. Met, O God, to ask Thy presence. Repentance. 3. 0 fly, mourning sinner, saith Jesus to me. Promise of Pardon. 4. See Sodom wrapt in fire. Warning.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O fly, mourning sinner, saith Jesus, to me
Author: J. B. Waterbury

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 22 of 22)
Page Scan

A New Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #781

A Selection of Hymns, from Various Authors #d269

Page Scan

Echoes from Zion #11a

Page Scan

Hymns for Christian Melody #237

Page Scan

Hymns of the Protestant Episcopal Church of the United States, as authorized by the General Convention #255

Page Scan

New Union Hymns #282

Page Scan

Oberlin social & sabbath school hymn book #20

Prison Hymn Book #d239

Page Scan

Songs for Social and Public Worship #1018

The Baptist Harmony #d263

The Baptist Harmony #d265

The Chapel Hymn Book #d261

Page Scan

The Christian Lyre #147

Page Scan

The Christian Lyre #147

Page Scan

The Christian Lyre #147

Page Scan

The Presbyterian Juvenile Psalmodist #112

Page Scan

The Sacred Lyre #192

Page Scan

The Social and Sabbath School Hymn-Book. (5th ed.) #20

Page Scan

The Wesleyan Psalmist, or Songs of Canaan #58

Union Prayer Meeting Hymns #d156

Page Scan

Zion's Refreshing Showers #116a

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements