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Marching to glory

Our kindred dear to heaven have [are] gone

Author: William Hunter
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: William Hunter

Hunter, William, D.D, son of John Hunter, was born near Ballymoney, County Antrim, Ireland, May 26, 1811. He removed to America in 1817, and entered Madison College in 1830. For some time he edited the Conference Journal, and the Christian Advocate. In 1855 he was appointed Professor of Hebrew in Alleghany College: and subsequently Minister of the Methodist Episcopal Church, at Alliance, Stark Country, Ohio. He died in 1877. He edited Minstrel of Zion, 1845; Select Melodies, 1851; and Songs of Devotion, 1859. His hymns, over 125 in all, appeared in these works. Some of these have been translated into various Indian languages. The best known are :— 1. A home in heaven; what a joyful thought. Heaven a Home. From his Minstrel of Zion, 1… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Our kindred dear to heaven have [are] gone
Title: Marching to glory
Author: William Hunter
Refrain First Line: We're marching to glory

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 12 of 12)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Gems of Gladness #d27
Gems of Gladness for Sabbath School and Praise Meetings #d29
Sacred Melodies for Social Worship #304Page Scan
The Chorus: or, a collection of choruses and hymns, selected and original, adapted especially to the class-room, and to meetings for prayer and Christian conference (7th ed., Imp. and Enl.) #H78Page Scan
The Christian Harp and Sabbath School Songster: designed for the use of the social religious circle, revivals, and the Sabbath school (14th ed.) #37Page Scan
The Christian Melodist, a Collection of Popular Songs, for Use in Public and Social Meetings ... #d266
The Christian Psalmist #d544
The Christian Psalmist (Numeral ed.) 10th ed., 1st rev. ed. #d300
The Faith and Doctrines of the Church of the Eternal Son: intended as a church book for the church of the Eternal Sons generally... to which is added a number of select hymns adapted to the worship... #67Page Scan
The Golden Harp: or, Camp-Meeting Hymns, Old and New, Set to Music #d97
The Minstrel of Zion: a book of religious songs, accompanied with appropriate music, chiefly original #55Page Scan
The Western Harp: a Collection of Social and Revival Hymns #d158



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