Sweetly the Sabbath bell steals on the air

Sweetly the Sabbath bell steals on the air

Author: John E. Bode
Published in 18 hymnals

Author: John E. Bode

Bode, John Ernest, M.A., son of Mr. William Bode, late of the General Post Office, b. 1816, and educated at Eton, the Charter House, and at Christ Church, Oxford, graduating B.A. 1837, and M.A. in due course. Taking Holy Orders in 1841, he became Rector of Westwell, Oxfordshire, 1847; and then of Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire, 1860. He was also for a time Tutor of his College, and Classical Examiner. His Bampton Lectures were delivered in 1855. He d. at Castle Camps, Oct. 6, 1874. In addition to his Bampton Lectures, and Ballads from Herodotus, he published Hymns from the Gospel of the Day for each Sunday and Festivals of our Lord, 1860; and Short Occasional Poems, Lond., Longmans, 1858. In addition to his well-known hymn, “O Jesu, I have… Go to person page >

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First Line: Sweetly the Sabbath bell steals on the air
Author: John E. Bode



Instances (1 - 18 of 18)

Anniversary and Sabbath School Hymns; or The Child's Sunday School Music Book #d82

Glad Tidings: New Hymns and Tunes for Sunday Schools #d76

Linden Harp #d135

Maynard's Sabbath School Echo. 6th ed. of Maynard's Selected Sabbath School Hymns, with an Appendix #d205

Maynard's Selected Sabbath School Hymns. 4th ed. #d181

Sabbath School Choir #d77

Select Hymns for the use of the Mission School of the Madison Square Presbyterian Church #d99

The Canadian Warbler #d139

The Children's Choir #d45

The Confederate Sunday School Hymn Book #d112

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The Eclectic Sabbath School Hymn Book #203

The Sabbath Chimes #d239

The Southern Zion's Songster: Hymns designed for Sabbath Schools, Prayer and Social Meetings #d91

The Union Harp and Revival Chorister. Rev ed. #d337

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