The home of the soul

O where can the soul find relief from its foes?

Author: Deodotus Dutton
Published in 18 hymnals

Author: Deodotus Dutton

Dutton, Deodatus, jun., b. cir. 1810, was a native of Monson, Massachusetts, U.S. He was a Licentiate of the third Presbytery, New York, but died before ordination, about 1832. His hymns in common use are:— 1. On Thibet's snow-capt mountain. Missions. This appeared in pt. ii. of the Christian Lyrics, 1831, in 3 stanzas of 8 lines. It is an imitation of Bp. Heber's “From Greenland's icy mountains." 2. O where can the soul find relief from its foes. Heaven. The date and first published of this hymn is uncertain. It is given, together with the above, in the Plymouth Collection, 1855. [Rev. F. M. Bird, M.A.] -- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)… Go to person page >

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First Line: O where can the soul find relief from its foes?
Title: The home of the soul
Author: Deodotus Dutton



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Hymns for the Use of the Sunday School of Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church, Jersey City #d118

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Hymns of the Protestant Episcopal Church of the United States, as authorized by the General Convention: with an additional selection #407

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Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #1265

Prison Hymn Book #d266

The Dover Selection of Spiritual Songs #d182

The Dover Selection of Spiritual Songs, with an Appendix of Choice Hymns #d176

The Golden Harp: or, Camp-Meeting Hymns, Old and New, Set to Music #d90

The Western Harp: a Collection of Social and Revival Hymns #d152

Virginia Selection of Psalms #d338

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