Marcy, Elizabeth Eunice, wife of Oliver Marcy, LL.D., Professor of Natural History in the Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, was born in 1822. Her hymn, "Out of the depths to Thee I cry" (Lent), was contributed to the Methodist Episcopal Hymnal in 1877, and published therein in 1878.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)… Go to person page >
NAOMI was a melody that Lowell Mason (PHH 96) brought to the United States from Europe and arranged as a hymn tune; the arrangement was first published in the periodical Occasional Psalm and Hymn Tunes (1836). Some scholars have attributed the original melody to Johann G. Nageli (PHH 315), but there…
Display Title: Out of the DepthsFirst Line: Out of the depths to Thee I cryTune Title: DALEHURSTAuthor: Elizabeth E. MarcyMeter: C. M.Scripture: Psalm 131Date: 2017Subject: Submission and Resignation |
Display Title: Out of the Depths to Thee I CryFirst Line: Out of the depths to Thee I cryTune Title: NAOMIAuthor: Elizabeth E. MarcyMeter: CMSource: First appeared in the Methodist Episcopal Hymnal, 1878