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Out of the dark, the circling sphere

Out of the dark, the circling sphere

Author: Samuel Longfellow
Published in 19 hymnals

Author: Samuel Longfellow

Longfellow, Samuel, B. A., brother of the Poet, was born at Portland, Maine, June 18, 1819, and educated at Harvard, where he graduated in Arts in 1839, and in Theology in 1846. On receiving ordination as an Unitarian Minister, he became Pastor at Fall River, Massachusetts, 1848; at Brooklyn, 1853; and at Germantown, Pennsylvania, 1860. In 1846 he edited, with the Rev. S. Johnson (q. v.), A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion. This collection was enlarged and revised in 1848. In 1859 his Vespers was published, and in 1864 the Unitarian Hymns of the Spirit , under the joint editorship of the Rev. S. Johnson and himself. His Life of his brother, the Poet Longfellow, was published in 1886. To the works named he contributed the follow… Go to person page >

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First Line: Out of the dark, the circling sphere
Author: Samuel Longfellow



Instances (1 - 19 of 19)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymns for the Celebration of Life #d189
Hymns in Harmony with Modern Thought #124Page Scan
Hymns of the Ages (3rd series) #22Page Scan
Hymns of the Church Universal #377Page Scan
Hymns of the Spirit #244Page Scan
Hymns of the Spirit for Use in the Free Churches of America #99
Isles of Shoals Hymn Book and Candle Light Service #96Page Scan
Services for Congregational Worship #237Page Scan
Song-Hymnal of Praise and Joy, a selection of spiritual songs, old and new #106Page Scan
Souvenir Festive Hymns #d15
The American Hymnal for Chapel Service #d305
The American Hymnal for Chapel Service #d304
The Beacon Hymnal #d179
The New Hymn and Tune Book #d364
The Pilgrim Hymnal #407Page Scan
The Pilgrim Hymnal: with responsive readings and other aids to worship #531Page Scan
The Students' Hymnal #152Page Scan
Unitarian Service Book, and Hymns for Church and Home. Abridged ed. #d356
Unity Hymns and Chorals. Rev and enl. with Service Elements #d237
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