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 >

Text Information

First Line: Prayer may be sweet in cottage homes
Author: L. H. Sigourney

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 19 of 19)

General Baptist Hymn Book #d391

Page Scan

Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #833

Page Scan

Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #833

Page Scan

Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #1199

Jubilant Voices #d148

Psalmista: or, Choir Melodies #d201

The Choral: a Collection of Church Music, Adapted to the Worship of All Denominations #d168

The Church Hymn Book #d786

Page Scan

The Gospel Psalmist #920

Page Scan

The Harp #897

Page Scan

The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #962

Page Scan

The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #962

Page Scan

The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #937

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements