Our Father, when beside the tomb

Our Father, when beside the tomb

Author: Alice Cary
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Alice Cary

Alice Cary (1820-1871) was born and raised in Mount Healthy in Hamilton County, Ohio. Her family had come from Lyme, New Hampshire when her grandfather was given land in return for his service in the Continental Army. She had been nationally recognized as an interpreter of pioneer traditions. Her short story collections depict Mount Healthy as it was transformed from an isolated rural village to a Cincinnati suburb. She and her sister Phoebe wrote for local religious periodicals before Alice moved to New York City. John Greenleaf Whitier praised Alice's stories as "simple, natural, truthful [with] a keen sense of humor and pathos of the comedy and tragedy of life in the country." Her hymn "Along the mountain track of life" was published i… Go to person page >

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First Line: Our Father, when beside the tomb
Author: Alice Cary

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Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #966

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Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #966

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