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Save me Lord in this distress

Save me Lord in this distress

Author: James Montgomery
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: James Montgomery

Montgomery, James, son of John Montgomery, a Moravian minister, was born at Irvine, Ayrshire, Nov. 4, 1771. In 1776 he removed with his parents to the Moravian Settlement at Gracehill, near Ballymena, county of Antrim. Two years after he was sent to the Fulneck Seminary, Yorkshire. He left Fulneck in 1787, and entered a retail shop at Mirfield, near Wakefield. Soon tiring of that he entered upon a similar situation at Wath, near Rotherham, only to find it quite as unsuitable to his taste as the former. A journey to London, with the hope of finding a publisher for his youthful poems ended in failure; and in 1792 he was glad to leave Wath for Shefield to join Mr. Gales, an auctioneer, bookseller, and printer of the Sheffield Register newspap… Go to person page >

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First Line: Save me Lord in this distress
Author: James Montgomery

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Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d690

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Sacred Songs for Family and Social Worship #94

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Spiritual Songs for Social Worship #10

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Spiritual Songs for Social Worship #10

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Spiritual Songs for Social Worship #10

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The Christian Psalmist; or, Watts' Psalms and Hymns #P43b

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The Psalmist #S52

The Southern Psalmist #d707

The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d741

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