The voice of Jonadab

Obey my voice, and drink no wine

Author: Jeremiah Eames Rankin
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Jeremiah Eames Rankin

Pseudonym: R. E. Jeremy. Rankin, Jeremiah Eames, D.D., was born at Thornton, New Haven, Jan. 2, 1828, and educated at Middleburg College, Vermont, and at Andover. For two years he resided at Potsdam, U.S. Subsequently he held pastoral charges as a Congregational Minister at New York, St. Albans, Charlestown, Washington ( District of Columbia), &c. In 1878 he edited the Gospel Temperance Hymnal, and later the Gospel Bells. His hymns appeared in these collections, and in D. E. Jones's Songs of the New Life, 1869. His best known hymn is "Labouring and heavy laden" (Seeking Christ). This was "written [in 1855] for a sister who was an inquirer," was first printed in the Boston Recorder, and then included in Nason's Congregational Hymn Book,… Go to person page >

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First Line: Obey my voice, and drink no wine
Title: The voice of Jonadab
Author: Jeremiah Eames Rankin



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Francis Murphy's Gospel Temperance Hymnal #52Page Scan
Gospel Bells #d106
Gospel Bells #d108
Gospel Bells: a collection of new and popular songs for the use of Sabbath schools and gospel meetings #106Page Scan
Select Sabbath School Songs #d7
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