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O what a wretched sinner, Lord

O what a wretched sinner, Lord

Author: Henry Alline
Published in 13 hymnals

Author: Henry Alline

Alline, Henry. (Newport, Rhode Island, January 14, 1748--January 28, 1784, Northampton, New Hampshire). Congregationalist/"New Light". In 1760 his family took up land near Hampden, Nova Scotia, far from any school or church; hence the spiritual experience which, in 1775, impelled him to begin preaching found him with the drive and magnetism, but without the solid grounding, of a Wesley or a Whitefield. His stress on the "new light," and the revival meetings which he conducted all over Nova Scotia had no connection with the American Revolution beyond coincidence in time; yet that was enough to alarm the authorities. He had sermons, tracts, and probably sheets of hymns printed at Halifax before the peace treaty of 1783 allowed him to cross th… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O what a wretched sinner, Lord
Author: Henry Alline
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 13 of 13)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Choice Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs. Stereotype ed. #d76
A Collection of original and select hymns and spiritual songs: for the use of Christian societies #LVIIPage Scan
A Collection of Spiritual Hymns: adapted to the Various Kinds of Christian Worship, and especially designed for the use of the Brethren in Christ. 2nd ed. #666Page Scan
Hymns and Psalms, Original and Modern, Selected and Revised #d246
Hymns and Spiritual Songs. 1st Canadian ed. #d231
Hymns for Christian Melody #261Page Scan
Hymns of Zion #d158
Hymns, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. (5th ed. corr.) #132Page Scan
Hymns, Original and Selected, for the use of Christians #d191
Hymns, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. 8th ed. #d210
Select Hymns #d336
Select Hymns: adapted to the devotional exercises of the Baptist denomination (2nd ed.) #119Page Scan
Zion's Hymns, for the Use of the Original Free-Will Baptist Church of North Carolina #d207
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