An orphan at the age of twelve, John Fawcett (b. Lidget Green, Yorkshire, England, 1740; d. Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire, 1817) became apprenticed to a tailor and was largely self-educated. He was converted by the preaching of George Whitefield at the age of sixteen and began preaching soon thereafter. In 1765 Fawcett was called to a small, poor, Baptist country church in Wainsgate, Yorkshire. Seven years later he received a call from the large and influential Carter's Lane Church in London, England. Fawcett accepted the call and preached his farewell sermon. The day of departure came, and his family's belongings were loaded on carts, but the distraught congregation begged him to stay. In Singers and Songs of the Church (1869), Josiah Miller te… Go to person page >
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Lowell Mason (PHH 96) arranged DENNIS and first published it in The Psaltery (1845), a hymnal he compiled with George. Webb (PHH 559). Mason attributed the tune to Johann G. Nageli (b. Wetzikon, near Zurich, Switzerland, 1773; d. Wetzikon, 1836) but included no source reference. Nageli presumably pu…
Display Title: Sagrado es el amorFirst Line: Sagrado es el amorTune Title: DENNISAuthor: Anónimo; John FawcettMeter: 66.86Date: 1996Subject: Closing Hymns | ; Community | ; Hermandad | ; Himnos de Clausura |
Display Title: Sagrado es el amorFirst Line: Sagrado es el amorTune Title: DENNISAuthor: John FawcettMeter: 6 6 8 6Scripture: Galatians 5:13-25; Ephesians 4:1-6; 1 John 4:6-12Date: 1992Subject: Amor Cristiano | ; Christian Love | ; Clausura del Culto | ; Close of Worship | ; Compañerismo Cristiano | ; Fellowship | ; Liturgical Music | ; Música Litúrgica | ; Travellers | ; Viajeros |Source: Es trad.
Display Title: Sagrado es el amorFirst Line: Sagrado es el amorTune Title: DENNISAuthor: Anónimo; John FawcettMeter: 66.86Date: 1996Subject: Closing Hymns | ; Community | ; Congregados para adorar | Clausura del culto; Hermandad |