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O God, whose dread and dazzling brow

O God, whose dread and dazzling brow

Author: William Cullen Bryant
Published in 18 hymnals

Author: William Cullen Bryant

Bryant, William Cullen. First in order of time of the great American poets, Bryant was born at Cummington, Mass., Nov. 3, 1794, and was educated at Williams College. In 1815 he'was called to the Bar, and practised for a time at Great Barrington. In 1825 he retired from the Bar, settled at New York, and devoted himself to literary pursuits, founding the New York Review, and editing for a short time the New York Evening Post. He died June 12, 1878. His poetical and other works are well known. His hymns were written at intervals during his long life. They were collected and privately printed in 1869, and number over 20. Those in common use are:— 1. Almighty, listen while we raise. Praise. This is given as "Almighty hear us,” &c,… Go to person page >

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First Line: O God, whose dread and dazzling brow
Author: William Cullen Bryant

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #41

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #73

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Church Harmonies #564

Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d489

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Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #535

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Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #57

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Hymn Book for Christian Worship #22

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Hymns for Public Worship #14

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Hymns for the Christian Church, for the Use of the First Church of Christ in Boston #368

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Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #40

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Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #40

Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d457

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Singers and Songs of the Liberal Faith #116

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Social Hymns and Tunes, for the Conference and Prayer Meeting, and the Home with services and prayers #32

The Christian Psalter #d394

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The Disciples' Hymn Book #38

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The Gospel Psalmist #100

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