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Pleasing spring again is here, Trees and fields

Pleasing spring again is here, Trees and fields

Author: John Newton
Published in 24 hymnals

Author: John Newton

Newton, John, who was born in London, July 24, 1725, and died there Dec. 21, 1807, occupied an unique position among the founders of the Evangelical School, due as much to the romance of his young life and the striking history of his conversion, as to his force of character. His mother, a pious Dissenter, stored his childish mind with Scripture, but died when he was seven years old. At the age of eleven, after two years' schooling, during which he learned the rudiments of Latin, he went to sea with his father. His life at sea teems with wonderful escapes, vivid dreams, and sailor recklessness. He grew into an abandoned and godless sailor. The religious fits of his boyhood changed into settled infidelity, through the study of Shaftesbury and… Go to person page >

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First Line: Pleasing spring again is here, Trees and fields
Author: John Newton

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A Collection of Hymns from Various Authors. New ed. #d261

Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d737

Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d859

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Church Psalmody #695

Cole's Pocket Edition of Psalm and Hymn Tunes, Containing Most of the Tunes Used in Different Churches #d114

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Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs (Rev. corr. and enl.) #XX

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Hymns for Youth, Suitable to be Used in Sabbath and Parochial Schools #376

Hymns, Selected from Various Authors, for the Use of Young Persons 3rd Am. from 9th London ed. #d192

Hymns, Selected from Various Authors, for the Use of Young Persons #d179

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Manual of Christian Psalmody #695

Massachusetts Sabbath School Hymn Book #d149

Melodies of the Church #d823

Prayers for the Use of Families with a Selection of Hymns #d105

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Royal Gems #113

Supplement to Watts #d345

The Chapel Hymn Book (4th ed.) #d284

The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d279

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The Congregational Hymn Book #982

The Message Bird #d69

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The Presbyterian Juvenile Psalmodist #240

The Social Harp. Rev. #d301

The Social Harp #d250

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The Springfield Collection of Hymns for Sacred Worship #482

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The Young Choir #46

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