The Lord be with us as we walk

The Lord be with us as we walk

Author: John Ellerton
Tune: BELMONT (Gardiner)
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: John Ellerton

Ellerton, John, M.A., son of George Ellerton, was born in London, Dec. 16, 1826, and educated at Trinity College, Cambridge (B.A. 1849; M.A. 1854). Taking Holy Orders he was successively Curate of Easebourne, Sussex, 1850; Brighton, and Lecturer of St. Peter's, Brighton, 1852; Vicar of Crewe Green, and Chaplain to Lord Crewe, 1860; Rector of Hinstock, 1872; of Barnes, 1876; and of White Roding, 1886. Mr. Ellerton's prose writings include The Holiest Manhood, 1882; Our Infirmities, 1883, &c. It is, however, as a hymnologist, editor, hymnwriter, and translator, that he is most widely known. As editor he published: Hymns for Schools and Bible Classes, Brighton, 1859. He was also co-editor with Bishop How and others of the Society for Promoting… Go to person page >

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First Line: The Lord be with us as we walk
Author: John Ellerton


BELMONT (Gardiner)

This tune has been mis-attributed to various other composers, but is clearly the work of the above-named composer.

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Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

A Hymnal for Friends #19

Hymns, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints #d232

Songs for Christian Worship #d252

Supplement to Hymns and Songs #d30

The Canyon Hymnal #d82

The Canyon Hymnal Primary Edition #d30

The Children's Hymnbook #55

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