Servants of God, awake

Servants of God, awake

Author: Elizabeth Scott
Tune: CROFT'S 136TH
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Elizabeth Scott

Scott, Elizabeth, daughter of the Rev. Thomas Scott, Independent Minister at Norwich, and sister of Thomas Scott, noted below, was born at Norwich about 1708. In 1751 she was married to Elisha Williams, who had been from 1726 to 1739 Rector of Yale College, U.S.A., and with him she proceeded to Connecticut. On the death of Mr. Williams she was married to the Hon. William Smith, of New York, who also predeceased her. She died at Wethersfield, Connecticut, June 13th, 1776. In connection with Miss Scott's hymns we are acquainted directly and indirectly with four manuscripts, each of which is interesting in itself. These are as follows:— i. The first manuscript is in the library of Yale College, New Haven, Connecticut. Mr. Franklin Bowditch… Go to person page >

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First Line: Servants of God, awake
Author: Elizabeth Scott



Instances (1 - 10 of 10)

The Evangelical Hymn and Tune Book #d87

Church Hymnal, Third Edition #49

Church Hymns with Tunes #39

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Church Hymns: with tunes (New ed.) #44

The Book of Common Praise: being the hymn book of The Church of England in Canada (revised 1938) #50

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