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Sadly bend the flowers in the heavy rain

Sadly bend the flowers in the heavy rain

Author: Frances R. Havergal
Tune: SUNBEAMS
Published in 23 hymnals

Author: Frances R. Havergal

Havergal, Frances Ridley, daughter of the Rev. W. H. Havergal, was born at Astley, Worcestershire, Dec. 14, 1836. Five years later her father removed to the Rectory of St. Nicholas, Worcester. In August, 1850, she entered Mrs. Teed's school, whose influence over her was most beneficial. In the following year she says, "I committed my soul to the Saviour, and earth and heaven seemed brighter from that moment." A short sojourn in Germany followed, and on her return she was confirmed in Worcester Cathedral, July 17, 1853. In 1860 she left Worcester on her father resigning the Rectory of St. Nicholas, and resided at different periods in Leamington, and at Caswall Bay, Swansea, broken by visits to Switzerland, Scotland, and North Wales. She died… Go to person page >

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First Line: Sadly bend the flowers in the heavy rain
Author: Frances R. Havergal

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Instances (1 - 23 of 23)

Carmina for Social Worship #d209

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Carmina for the Sunday School and Social Worship #177

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Christian Life Songs #109

Harmonies of Praise #d38

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Hymns and Tunes for Schools #300

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In Excelsis for School and Chapel #278

In Excelsis for School and Chapel. l7th ed. #d207

Love and Praise #d111

Melody for the Sunday School #d70

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Songs for Little Singers #15

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Songs for Sunday Schools and How to Use Them #135

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Songs of Grace and Glory #49

The Carol #d163

The Children's Hymnal (with tunes) #d171

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The Children's Hymnal with Tunes #171

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The Church Porch, a service book and hymnal for Sunday schools Rev. Ed. #119

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The Church Porch #108

The Hymns from the Children's Hymnal; with a Service, for Sunday Schools #d174

The New Children's Hymnal #d238

The Sabbath Hour #d67

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The School Hymnal #223

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The Spirit of Praise #130

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