Pastor, thou art from us taken

Pastor, thou art from us taken

Author: L. H. Sigourney
Published in 21 hymnals

Author: L. H. Sigourney

Sigourney, Lydia, née Huntley. This distinguished name stood at the head of the female poets of America a generation ago, and is still well remembered. Born in Norwich, Connecticut, in 1791, she conducted a school in the same town from 1809 to 1814, when she removed to Hartford, where she was married to Charles Sigourney in 1819. Most of her subsequent life was spent at Hartford, and she died there, June 10, 1865. Her first publication was Moral Pieces in Prose and Verse, 1815. This was followed by 58 additional works. A thorough exploration of these, or of such of them are poetical, would be necessary to trace her hymns with accuracy. They, however, are more numerous than important. Many have been used in the older collections; some are… Go to person page >

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First Line: Pastor, thou art from us taken
Author: L. H. Sigourney

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A Collection of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion #d206

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Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #598

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Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #598

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Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #1099

Requiem: a Collection of Funeral Music #d27

Select Hymns #d357

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d684

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The Baptist Praise Book #1138

The Golden Harp #d255

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The Harp #966

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The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #1117

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The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #1127

The River of Life #d100

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