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Soft are the fruitful showers that bring

Soft are the fruitful showers that bring

Author: Henry Moore
Published in 26 hymnals

Author: Henry Moore

Moore, Henry, 1732-1802. Son of a Presbyterian minister of the same name at Plymouth. Educated at Doddridge's Academy at Northampton, from 1757 to 1788 minister at Modbury, and then at Liskeard. Author of Lyrical and Miscellaneous Poems, published posthumously with a memoir by Dr. Aikin. Of his hymns, which are frequent in the books later than Kippis, the Dukinfield Collection, 1822, gives 5. 1. All earthly charms, however dear. The unfading beauty of holiness. 2. Amidst a world of hopes and fears. A prayer for guidance. 3. Assist us, Lord, to act, to be. Divine Help Solicited. 4. My God, thy boundless love I praise. The divine Love. 5. Soft are the fruitful showers that bring. A song of spring and New Life.… Go to person page >

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First Line: Soft are the fruitful showers that bring
Author: Henry Moore

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Instances (1 - 26 of 26)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #667Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Social and Private Worship #CCIIPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns: from Watts, Doddridge, and others (4th ed. with an appendix) #328Page Scan
A Manual of Devotion and Hymns for the House of Refuge, City of New York #361Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (2nd ed. Enl. and Imp.) #235Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (6th ed.) #243Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms, for Social and Private Worship. (11th ed.) #243Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms: for social and private worship (3rd ed. corr.) #235Page Scan
A Selection of Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns from Watts, Doddridge, Merrick, Scott, Cowper, Barbauld, Steele, and others (2nd ed.) #328Page Scan
A Selection of Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns, from Watts, Doddridge, Merrick, Scott, Cowper, Barbauld, Steele ...compiled for the use of the Unitarian Church in Philadelphia #328Page Scan
Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #391Page Scan
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d804
Grammar School Hymn Book #d217
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #336Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #336Page Scan
Hymns for the Hospital Chapel, Worcester #d192
Hymns for the Sanctuary #261Page Scan
Hymns, Selected from Various Authors, for the Use of the Unitarian Church in Washington #d126
Selection from Tate and Brady's Version of the Psalms; with Hymns by Various Authors, for the Church in Brattle-Square #d245
Songs for Social and Public Worship #681Page Scan
The Chapel Hymn Book (4th ed.) #d310
The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d305
The Christian Psalmist: being a collection of psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs compiled from the most approved authors, and designed as a standard hymn book for public and social worship #S1Page Scan
The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #687Page Scan
The Philadelphia Hymn Book; or, a selection of sacred poetry, consisting of psalms and hymns from Watts...and others, adapted to public and private devotion #328Page Scan
The School Hymn-Book: for normal, high, and grammar schools #292Page Scan
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