Beautiful hands

Such beautiful, beautiful hands

Author: Ellen M. H. Gates
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: Ellen M. H. Gates

Gates, Ellen, née Huntingdon, of Elizabeth, New Jersey, is the author of several popular pieces in the American Mission and Sunday School hymn-books. Of these the following have passed from the American books into Sankey's Sacred Songs and Solos:— 1. Come home, come home, you are weary at heart. Invitation. 2. I am now a child of God. Saved through Jesus. 3. I will sing you a song of that beautiful land. Concerning Heaven. 4. O the clanging bells of time. Yearning for Heaven. 5. Say, is your lamp burning, my brother. Watching and Waiting. Concerning her poem which is used as a hymn in America, "If you cannot on the ocean" (Duty), Duffield says her account of its origin is as follows:—"The lines were written upo… Go to person page >

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First Line: Such beautiful, beautiful hands
Title: Beautiful hands
Author: Ellen M. H. Gates
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances (1 - 8 of 8)

52 Hymns of the Heart #58

Gospel Melodies #d166

Prayerful Praises. 5th ed. #d139

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Quartette #281

Spiritualist Hymnal #d92

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The Evangelist No. 3. (Music ed.) #5

The Revival Helper #d148

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The Royal Fountain No.3 #12

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