The faithless world promiscuous flow

The faithless world promiscuous flow

Author: Charles Giles
Published in 20 hymnals

Author: Charles Giles

Giles, Charles, an American Methodist minister, was born near Fort Griswold, Connecticut, Feb. 22, 1783, entered the ministry in 1805, and died at Syracuse, N. Y., Aug. 30, 1867. His hymn, "The fading world promiscuous flows" (Heaven Anticipated), is found, in 6 stanzas of 5 lines, in James Gallagher's New Selection, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1835; and in 8 stanzas of 5 lines. From it the hymn, "This world is poor from shore to shore," in Beecher's Plymouth Collection, 1855; Dr. Hatfield's Church Hymn Book, 1872, and others, is taken. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: The faithless world promiscuous flow
Author: Charles Giles
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 20 of 20)

A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book . 27th ed. #d447

Page Scan

A Selection of Favorite Conference Hymns with Historical Sketches of Church History #14

Page Scan

Devotional Melodies #90

Page Scan

Hymns selected from various authors #544

Social Melodies #d113

The Canadian Minstrel #d72

Page Scan

The Chorus #H58

The Church Harp #d87

The Church Harp. Rev. ed. #d118

The Church Hymn Book #d918

Page Scan

The Harp #165

Page Scan

The New England Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #98

The Sacred Melodeon #d91

Page Scan

The Sweet Singer of Israel #168

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements


It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Ad revenue helps keep us running. Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or subscribing to eliminate ads entirely and help support Hymnary.org.