Sweet evening hour, sweet evening hour

Sweet evening hour, sweet evening hour

Author: Henry Francis Lyte
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Henry Francis Lyte

Lyte, Henry Francis, M.A., son of Captain Thomas Lyte, was born at Ednam, near Kelso, June 1, 1793, and educated at Portora (the Royal School of Enniskillen), and at Trinity College, Dublin, of which he was a Scholar, and where he graduated in 1814. During his University course he distinguished himself by gaining the English prize poem on three occasions. At one time he had intended studying Medicine; but this he abandoned for Theology, and took Holy Orders in 1815, his first curacy being in the neighbourhood of Wexford. In 1817, he removed to Marazion, in Cornwall. There, in 1818, he underwent a great spiritual change, which shaped and influenced the whole of his after life, the immediate cause being the illness and death of a brother cler… Go to person page >

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First Line: Sweet evening hour, sweet evening hour
Author: Henry Francis Lyte

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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs; suited to the various kinds of Christian worship; and especially designed for and adapted to the Fraternity of the Brethren... #128Page Scan
Asaph: or, The Choir Book #d250
Heart and Voice #d237
Heart and Voice #d240
Jubilate Deo, a Book of Hymns and Tunes for Young and Old #d282
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #1300Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #1300Page Scan
The School Psalter #d244
The Southern Psalmist #d763
The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d801



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