Tell us, ye servants of the Lord

Tell us, ye servants of the Lord

Author: William Staughton
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: William Staughton

Staughton, William. (Coventry, Warwickshire, England, January 4, 1770--December 12, 1829, Washington, D.C.). Baptist. Son of Sutton and Keziah Staughton. Bristol College, 1792; honorary D.D. from Princeton College, 1798. Pastorates at Georgetown, South Carolina, 1793-1795; Bordentown, New Jersey, 1795-1798; Burlington, N.J., 1798-1805; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1805-1823. In 1782 he published a volume of Juvenile Poems. The hymn "Pardoning Love" which was included in that collection, begins "Involved in guilt and near despair/Depressed with shame, o'erwhelmed with tears." Throughout his career, Staughton continued to give expression to his thoughts in verse. One of his hymns, "Tell us, ye servants of the Lord," is found in Select Hymns… Go to person page >

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First Line: Tell us, ye servants of the Lord
Author: William Staughton

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Select Hymns #d423

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Select Hymns: adapted to the devotional exercises of the Baptist denomination (2nd ed.) #128

The Baptist Harmony #d349

The Baptist Harmony #d360

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