O for a prophet's fire

O for a prophet's fire

Author: William Henry Furness
Published in 14 hymnals

Author: William Henry Furness

Furness, William Henry, D.D., born in Boston, 1802, and graduated at Harvard in Arts and Theology, 1820. From 1825 he has been an Unitarian Pastor in Philadelphia. He is an accomplished scholar, and has been an active worker in reforms of various kinds. His publications are numerous and include a Manual of Domestic Worship, 1840, and a translation of Schiller's Song of the Bell. His hymns are somewhat numerous, and several of them have great merit. The best and most widely used are:— 1. Father in heaven, to Thee my heart. Resignation. Appeared in The Christian Disciple, 1822. It was repeated in this form in some of the older collections, and a few modern hymnals, including the Boston Unitarian Hymns [& Tune] Book, 1868.… Go to person page >

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First Line: O for a prophet's fire
Author: William Henry Furness

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Instances (1 - 14 of 14)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Sanctuary. Rev.ed. with a Supplement #d55
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #646Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship (Rev. ed. with supplement) #637Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns: from Watts, Doddridge, and others (4th ed. with an appendix) #641Page Scan
Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #627Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #689Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #689Page Scan
Hymns for the Christian Church, for the Use of the First Church of Christ in Boston #394Page Scan
Singers and Songs of the Liberal Faith #170Page Scan
The Christian Psalter #d388
The Church Hymn Book #d684
The Disciples' Hymn Book: a collection of hymns and chants for public and private devotion #121Page Scan
The Gospel Hymnal #d426
The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #518Page Scan
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