Shepherd, while thy flocks are feeding

Shepherd, while thy flocks are feeding

Author: Thomas Hastings
Tune: SHEPHERD, WHILE THY FLOCK
Published in 26 hymnals

Author: Thomas Hastings

Hastings, Thomas, MUS. DOC., son of Dr. Seth Hastings, was born at Washington, Lichfield County, Connecticut, October 15, 1784. In 1786, his father moved to Clinton, Oneida Co., N. Y. There, amid rough frontier life, his opportunities for education were small; but at an early age he developed a taste for music, and began teaching it in 1806. Seeking a wider field, he went, in 1817, to Troy, then to Albany, and in 1823 to Utica, where he conducted a religious journal, in which he advocated his special views on church music. In 1832 he was called to New York to assume the charge of several Church Choirs, and there his last forty years were spent in great and increasing usefulness and repute. He died at New York, May 15, 1872. His aim was the… Go to person page >

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First Line: Shepherd, while thy flocks are feeding
Author: Thomas Hastings

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Cantica Laudis: or, the American Book of Church Music #d250
Children's Diadem #d75
Cottage Melodies; a hymn and tune book, for prayer and social meetings and the home circle #234Page Scan
David's Harp: or the Boston Sabbath school song book, containing a variety of pleasing tunes in all the various metres; also hymns, anthems, and chants...(2nd Rev. Ed.) #187Page Scan
Harmonia Ecclesiae: or, Companion to the Christian Minstrel #d212
Joyful Songs; a choice collection of new Sunday School music #151Page Scan
Maynard's Selected Sabbath School Hymns. 4th ed. #d168
New Standard Singer #d194
New Standard Singer, Pt. 1-7 #d196
Oriola #d200
Oriola #d201
Sabbath School Choir #d71
Sabbath School Songs #20aPage Scan
Song Worship for Sunday Schools #133Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles in seasons of revival, to missionary meetings, to the monthly concert, and to other occasions... (3rd ed.) #400Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles in seasons of rivival, to missionary meetings, to the monthly concert, and to other occasions of special interest #400Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles, to missinary meetings, to monthly concert, and to other occasions of special interest.(Rev. and Enl. Ed.) #400Page Scan
The Boston One-Line Psalmist: embracing Day and Beal's New Musical Notation #d139
The Imperial Harmony #d231
The Olive Branch #d123
The Presbyterian Juvenile Psalmodist #23aPage Scan
The Reward, for Sunday Schools #d61
The Sabbath School Harp: being a selection of tunes and hynns, adapted to the wants of Sabbath schools, families, and social meetings (2nd ed.) #[64]Page Scan
The Sabbath School Service and Hymn Book #d42
The Victory #d325
Young Singer's Friend: or, the Lee Avenue collection of hymns and songs, sacred and secular, suitable for Sabbath schools, social circles, children's meetings, concerts, anniversaries, etc. #172Page Scan



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