Savior, whose mercy severe in its kindness

Savior, whose mercy severe in its kindness

Author: James Grant
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: James Grant

Grant, James, born probably in Edinburgh, but date unknown, and d. there on Jan. 1st, 1785. An ironmonger by trade, he carried on his business in West Bow, Edinburgh. From 1746 to 1752 he held several offices of importance in the Town Council of Edinburgh. Amongst several works of benevolence which received his aid the Orphan Hospital in Edinburgh was specially favoured, and to it the profits of the 1st and 2nd ed. of his Hymns, &c, were given. Those hymns and poems were mainly written to popular Scottish melodies, and were published as:— Original Hymns and Poems, written by a Private Christian for his own use, and Published at the earnest desire of Friends, Edinburgh, 1784. (2nd ed., 1820, 3rd a reprint by D. Sedgwick, Lond., 1862.) Of… Go to person page >

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First Line: Savior, whose mercy severe in its kindness
Author: James Grant

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #1034

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The Congregational Hymn Book #572

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The New Congregational Hymn and Tune Book, for Public, Social and Private Worship #683

The Vestry Hymn Book #d393

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