The gloomy night of sadness

The gloomy night of sadness

Author: Barton W. Stone
Published in 27 hymnals

Author: Barton W. Stone

Stone, Barton Warren. (Maryland, 1772--1884). Disciples. Ordained to ministry in Presbyterian Church in Kentucky, 1798, on the basis of his acceptance of the Westminster Confession as far as he saw it to be "consistent with the Word of God"; figured in the Great Western Revival (1800-1803), especially in the famous Can Ridge Meeting of 1801; withdrew from Presbyterian Church (1803/1804), forming a "Christian" fellowship along the lines of the groups already existing in North Carolina and Virginia (led by James O'Kelley) and in New England; in 1832 Stone led a large number of Kentucky Christians into a union with the Disciples (see Alexander Campbell). Stone had edited with Thomas Dams The Christian Hymn Book (1829); another book of the same… Go to person page >

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Author: Barton W. Stone



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A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book . 27th ed. #d448
A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d282
A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Designed for the Use of the Pious #d115
Chapel Hymns: a selection of hymns, with appropriate tunes; adapted to vestry or other social religious meetings #41Page Scan
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d845
Harmonia Ecclesiae: or, Companion to the Christian Minstrel #d232
Revival and Camp Minstrel, containing the Best Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected #d306
Templi Carmina #d222
The Advent Harp; designed for believers in the speedy coming of Christ #394Page Scan
The American Sabbath School Singing Book: containing hymns, tunes, scriptural selections and chants, for Sabbath schools #93Page Scan
The American Tune Book (Carmina Sacra, enlarged) #d369
The Centennial Hymnal #d370
The Christian Hymn-Book (Corr. and Enl., 3rd. ed.) #130Page Scan
The Church Hymn Book #d919
The Harp #1096Page Scan
The Lexington Collection: being a selection of hymns, and spiritual songs, from the best authors (3rd. ed., corr.) #209Page Scan
The Minstrel of Zion: a book of religious songs, accompanied with appropriate music, chiefly original #142Page Scan
The National Psalmist #d179
The New and Most Complete Collection of Camp, Social and Prayer Meeting Hymns and Spiritual Songs Now in Use #228Page Scan
The Psaltery #d252
The Sabbath School Choir #d50
The Sacred Lyre: a new collection of hymns and tunes, for social and family worship #371Page Scan
The Wesleyan Harp, a Collection of Hymns and Tunes Suitable for Social Worship. 1st ed. #d119
The Wesleyan Minstrel: a Collection of Hymns and Tunes. 2nd ed. #53Page Scan
The Wesleyan Sacred Harp: a collection of choice tunes and hymns for prayer class and camp meetings, choirs and congregational singing #170Page Scan
The Wesleyan Sacred Harp: a collection of choice tunes and hymns for prayer class, and camp meetings, choirs, and congregational singing #170Page Scan
Vestry Harp #d43