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O when the hours of life are past

O when the hours of life are past

Author: William B. O. Peabody
Published in 24 hymnals

Author: William B. O. Peabody

Peabody, William Bourne Oliver, D.D., twin brother of Oliver William Bourne, was born at Exeter, New Hampshire, July 9, 1799, and educated in his native town and at Harvard College. Leaving Harvard in 1817, he taught for a year at an academy in Exeter, and then proceeded to study theology at the Cambridge Divinity School. He began to preach in 1819, and became the Pastor of the Unitarian Congregation at Springfield, Massachusetts, in October, 1820. This charge he held to his death on May 28, 1847. His Memoir (written by his brother) was published with the 2nd ed. of his Sermons, 1849; and his Literary Remains followed in 1850. "He was a man of rare accomplishments, and consummate virtue," whose loveliness of character impressed many outsid… Go to person page >

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Author: William B. O. Peabody



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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #683Page Scan
Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #589Page Scan
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d552
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #731Page Scan
Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #514Page Scan
Hymns for Children, Selected and Altered #115Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #814Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #814Page Scan
Hymns of the Church Universal #490Page Scan
Joyful Songs; a choice collection of new Sunday School music #10Page Scan
Jubilate Deo, a Book of Hymns and Tunes for Young and Old #d232
My Little Singing Book #d53
My Little Singing Book: designed for the use of Sabbath and Juvenile Singing Schools #62Page Scan
Portsmouth Sunday School Hymn Book #d114
Singers and Songs of the Liberal Faith #139Page Scan
The Boston Sunday School Hymn Book: with devotional exercises. (Rev. ed.) #152Page Scan
The Christian Melodist: a new collection of hymns for social religious worship #T15Page Scan
The Sabbath School Lyre #d119
The Sabbath School Lyre: a collection of hymns and music, original and selected, for general use in sabbath schools #109Page Scan
The Saints' Harp #d643
The Saints' Hymnal #d221
The Sunday School Choir and Superintendent's Assistant: Consisting of Services, Prayers, and Lessons for the Opening of Sunday School #d91
The Sunday School Liturgy. (4th ed.) #68Page Scan
Unitarian Service Book, and Hymns for Church and Home. Abridged ed. #d338