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Sinners are bending low at the throne

Sinners are bending low at the throne

Author: Robert Turnbull
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: Robert Turnbull

Turnbull, Robert, D.D., was born at Whitburn, Linlithgowshire, Scotland, Sept. 10, 1809, and educated at the University of Glasgow. After officiating for a time in England and Scotland as a Baptist minister, in 1833 he removed to America, where lie ministered in several places until 1845, when he became pastor of the First Baptist Church, Hartford. He died at Hartford, Nov. 20, 1877. He published Olympia Morata, 1842, and several other works. His hymn on Heaven,”There is a place of waveless rest," appeared in Cutting's Hymns for the Vestry and Fireside, 1841. In the Baptist Psalmist, 1843, it was altered to "There is a place of sacred rest," the form in which it is known to modern collections. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Ap… Go to person page >

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First Line: Sinners are bending low at the throne
Author: Robert Turnbull

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Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Conference Hymns. a new collection of hymns, designed especially for use in conference and prayer meetings, and family worship. #38Page Scan
Revival Gems: a collection of spirit-stirring hymns. Specially adapted to revivals #116Page Scan
Revival Melodies or Songs of Zion. Part II #d25
Revival Melodies, or Songs of Zion. #II.46Page Scan
The Baptist Harp: a new collection of hymns for the closet, the family, social worship, and revivals #440Page Scan
The Carol #d92
The Christian Melodist: a new collection of hymns for social religious worship #193Page Scan
The Extra Hymn Book #69Page Scan
The Sacred Lyre: a new collection of hymns and tunes, for social and family worship #225Page Scan
The Social Harp. Rev. #d328
The Social Harp: Comprising the Richest Variety of Spiritual Songs ... #d272
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