The Lord is in his holy place

The Lord is in his holy place

Author: James Montgomery
Published in 17 hymnals

Author: James Montgomery

James Montgomery (b. Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland, 1771; d. Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, 1854), the son of Moravian parents who died on a West Indies mission field while he was in boarding school, Montgomery inherited a strong religious bent, a passion for missions, and an independent mind. He was editor of the Sheffield Iris (1796-1827), a newspaper that sometimes espoused radical causes. Montgomery was imprisoned briefly when he printed a song that celebrated the fall of the Bastille and again when he described a riot in Sheffield that reflected unfavorably on a military commander. He also protested against slavery, the lot of boy chimney sweeps, and lotteries. Associated with Christians of various persuasions, Montgomery supported missio… Go to person page >

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First Line: The Lord is in his holy place
Author: James Montgomery

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship #130

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (10th ed.) #130

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (6th ed.) #130

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (3rd ed.) #130

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #130

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #130

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #18

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Church Poetry #7b

Hymns, Collects, Anthems and Selections #d227

Songs of praise #655

The Chapel Hymn Book (4th ed.) #d331

The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d326

The Christian Hymn Book #d581

The Christian Hymn Book. 7th ed. #d584

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The Christian Psalmist #P11b

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The Christian Psalmist; or, Watts' Psalms and Hymns #P11b

Unitarian Service Book, and Hymns for Church and Home. Abridged ed. #d412

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