Prayer may be sweet in cottage homes

Prayer may be sweet in cottage homes

Author: L. H. Sigourney
Published in 19 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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Author: L. H. Sigourney

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A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ: taken from the most approved authors, and adapted to public and private worship #903Page Scan
Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #794Page Scan
General Baptist Hymn Book #d391
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #833Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #833Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #1199Page Scan
Jubilant Voices #d148
Ocean Melodies, and Seamen's Companion: a collection of hymns and music; for the use of Bethels, Chaplains of the Navy and private devotion of Mariners #65bPage Scan
Pilgrim's Songs: a musical pocket companion, or hymn and tune fook for prayer and social meetings consisting chiefly of selections from the author's most popular melodies and hymns that have . . . #12Page Scan
Psalmista: or, Choir Melodies #d201
Songs of Devotion for Christian Assocations: a collection of psalms, hymns, spiritual songs, with music for chuch services, prayer and conference meetings, religious conventions, and family worship. #321Page Scan
The Choral: a Collection of Church Music, Adapted to the Worship of All Denominations #d168
The Church Hymn Book #d786
The Gospel Psalmist #920Page Scan
The Harp #897Page Scan
The New York Choralist: a new and copious collection of Psalm and hymn tunes adapted to all the various metres in general use with a large variety of anthems and set pieces #38Page Scan
The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #962Page Scan
The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #962Page Scan
The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #937Page Scan



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