Battle song

The God who spanned the heavens above

Author: Rossiter W. Raymond
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Rossiter W. Raymond

Raymond, Rossiter Worthington, PH.D., was b. in Cincinnati, Ohio, April 27,1840. He graduated at Brooklyn Polytechnic, 1858, and also studied in Germany. He served in the Civil War of 1861-4 with the grade of Captain. Since then he has practised in New York as a consulting mining engineer. He was editor of the American Journal of Mining, and is a contributor to scientific literature. He has also written stories for children, a Paraphrase of Job, and some fugitive poetry. His hymns in common use include:— 1. Far out on the desolate billow. [God everywhere.] Written for the German tune, "Ich weiss nicht was soil es bedeuten," and published in The Plymouth Hymnal, 1894. 2. Morning red, Morning red. [Easter.] Written to the tune"… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: The God who spanned the heavens above
Title: Battle song
Author: Rossiter W. Raymond

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Book of Praise for the Sunday School: with hymns and tunes appropriate for the prayer meeting and the home circle #112Page Scan
Christian Songs: for the Sunday School #98Page Scan
Our Song Book : a collection of songs selected and edited expressly for the Sunday School of the First Baptist Peddie Memorial Church, Newark,N. J. #130Page Scan
Sursum Corda: a book of praise #575Page Scan
The Alleluia: a collection of hymns and tunes for the church scool, and the mid-week meeting #18Page Scan
The Clariona #d199



Advertisements