The Lord commands his day shall be a day of holiness

The Lord commands his day shall be a day of holiness

Author: Benjamin Rhodes
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Benjamin Rhodes

Rhodes, Benjamin, born at Mexborough, Yorkshire, in 1743, was brought under the influence of religion by the preaching of George Whitefield in 1766. He was the son of a schoolmaster, and received the elements of a good education in his youth. He was for many years a Wesleyan Minister, having been sent forth to preach by John Wesley. He died at Margate Oct. 13, 1815. To Joseph Benson's Hymns for Children and Young Persons, 1806, and his Hymns for Children selected chiefly from the publications of the Rev. John and Charles Wesley, and Dr. Watts, &c, 1814 (an additional volume to the first, and sometimes bound up with it), he contributed several hymns. Very few of these are now in common use. They include "Children, your parents' will obey" (D… Go to person page >

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First Line: The Lord commands his day shall be a day of holiness
Author: Benjamin Rhodes

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Hymns for Schools and Families #d455

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Hymns for Schools and Families, Specailly Designed for the Children of the Church #315

Hymns for Sunday Schools, Selected from Various Authoors #d196

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