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The child leans on its parent's breast

The child leans on its parent's breast

Author: Isaac Williams
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: Isaac Williams

Isaac Williams was born in London, in 1802. His father was a barrister. The son studied at Trinity College, Oxford, where he gained the prize for Latin verse. He graduated B.A. 1826, M.A. 1831, and B.D. 1839. He was ordained Deacon in 1829, and Priest in 1831. His clerical appointments were Windrush (1829), S. Mary the Virgin's, Oxford (1832), and Bisley (1842-1845). He was Fellow of Trinity College, Oxford, from 1832 to 1842. During the last twenty years of his life his health was so poor as to permit but occasional ministerial services. He died in 1865. He was the author of some prose writings, amongst which are Nos. 80, 86 and 87 of the "Oxford Tracts." His commentaries are favourably known. He also published quite a large num… Go to person page >

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First Line: The child leans on its parent's breast
Author: Isaac Williams



Instances (1 - 12 of 12)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Choral Song #d200
Christian Chorals, for the Chapel and Fireside #17Page Scan
Hymns of the Ages (3rd series) #228Page Scan
Pilgrim Songs No.2 #d246
Songs of the Christian Life #254Page Scan
Songs of the Soul: gathered out of many lands and ages #364Page Scan
Sunday School Service Book and Hymnal #124Page Scan
The Book of Praise #d328
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #794Page Scan
The Christian Hymnal #d640
The Christian Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship #750Page Scan
The Pilgrim Hymnal #258Page Scan
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