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
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #695Page Scan
Cole's Pocket Edition of Psalm and Hymn Tunes, Containing Most of the Tunes Used in Different Churches #d114
Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs (Rev. corr. and enl.) #XXPage Scan
Hymns for Youth, Suitable to be Used in Sabbath and Parochial Schools #376Page Scan
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
Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #695Page Scan
Massachusetts Sabbath School Hymn Book #d149
Melodies of the Church: a collection of psalms and hymns adapted to publick and social worship, seasons of revival, monthly concerts of prayer, and various similar occasions... #d823
Prayers for the Use of Families with a Selection of Hymns #d105
Royal Gems: a new and choice collection of Sunday school songs #113Page Scan
Supplement to Watts: a Selection of More than Five Hundred Hymns, from the Most Approved Authors on a Great Variety of Subjects ... #d345
The Chapel Hymn Book (4th ed.) #d284
The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d279
The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #982Page Scan
The Message Bird #d69
The Presbyterian Juvenile Psalmodist #240Page Scan
The Social Harp. Rev. #d301
The Social Harp: Comprising the Richest Variety of Spiritual Songs ... #d250
The Springfield Collection of Hymns for Sacred Worship #482Page Scan
The Young Choir: adapted to the use of juvenile sing schools, Sabbath schools, primary classes, etc #46Page Scan
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