See the rivers flowing downward to the sea

See the rivers flowing downward to the sea

Author: Adelaide A. Procter
Tune: [When o'er us comes the evening] (51117)
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: Adelaide A. Procter

Not to be confused with Adelaide A. Pollard. Adelaide Anne Proctor was born in London, in 1825. Her father, Brian W. Proctor, is well known by his literary nom de guerre of Barry Cornwall. In 1853, Miss Proctor became a contributor to Dickens' "Household Words." Her reputation as a poet was secured by the publication of her first volume of "Legends and Lyrics," in 1858. A second volume was added in 1860. She also published other compositions in poetry and prose. She died in 1864. She was a member of the Roman Catholic Church. --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >

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First Line: See the rivers flowing downward to the sea
Author: Adelaide A. Procter

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Praise in Song #d168

School and College Hymnal #d131

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Sunday School Service Book and Hymnal #160

The Carol #d165

The Mission Band Hymnal #d56

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The Service Hymnal with an introductory service #130

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