Born: March 30, 1828, Stradone, County Cavan, Ireland.
Died: Circa 1903, probably in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Dewart arrived in Canada around 1834. Ordained a Methodist minister in 1855, he edited the Methodist newspaper, the Toronto Christian Guardian (1869-94), and earned a DD degree from Victoria University, Toronto, in 1879. His works include:
Selections from Canadian Poets (Montréal, Canada: John Lovell, 1864)
Songs of Life (Toronto, Canada: 1869)
Bible Under Higher Criticism
Broken Reeds, or, The Heresies of the Plymouth Brethren Shown to Be Contrary to Scripture & Reason… Go to person page >
Display Title: Out on life's dark heaving oceanFirst Line: Out on life's dark heaving oceanAuthor: E. H. DewartDate: 1917Subject: Doubt | ; Sea | Evening Hymn at; Star | Of Hope; Christ | Stilling the Tempest; The Christian Life | Aspiration and Prayer; Man | Of Sorrows; Temptation | ; Sailors' Hymns (See also under "Sea") |
Display Title: Out on life's dark heaving oceanFirst Line: Out on life's dark heaving oceanAuthor: E. H. DewartMeter: 8 7 8 7 8 7 8 7Date: 1882Subject: Special Occasions - For Sailors and Voyagers | Mariner's evening hymn
Display Title: Out on life's dark heaving oceanFirst Line: Out on life's dark heaving oceanTune Title: EBENEZERAuthor: Edward Hartley Dewart, 1828-1903Meter: 8 7 8 7 D.Date: 1918Subject: The Christian Life | Trust and Submission; The Christian Life | Penitence and Faith