Awake, and Sing

The Lord is in His holy temple, Wide as the world its portals stand

Author: Mary A. Lathbury
Tune: [The Lord is in His holy temple] (Bartlett)
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Mary A. Lathbury

Lathbury, Mary Ann, was born in Manchester, Ontario County, New York, Aug. 10, 1841. Miss Lathbury writes somewhat extensively for the American religious periodical press, and is well and favourably known (see the Century Magazine, Jan., 1885, p. 342). Of her hymns which have come into common use we have:— 1. Break Thou the bread of life. Communion with God. A "Study Song" for the Chautauqua Literary and Scientific Circle, written in the summer of 1880. It is in Horder's (Eng.) Congregational Hymns, 1884. 2. Day is dying in the west. Evening. "Written at the request of the Rev. John H. Vincent, D.D., in the summer of 1880. It was a "Vesper Song," and has been frequently used in the responsive services of the Chautauqua Literary and Sc… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: The Lord is in His holy temple, Wide as the world its portals stand
Title: Awake, and Sing
Author: Mary A. Lathbury
Refrain First Line: Awake, and sing the song of triumph



Instances (1 - 10 of 10)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Biglow & Main's May Annual for 1877 #d4
Gems of Song: for the Sunday School #22Page Scan
Good as Gold: A New Collection of Sunday School Songs #10Page Scan
Hymn Service No.2 #d98
Hymns of Praise, with Tunes: selected for use in Sunday school, prayer meeting, and home circle #7Page Scan
Our Treasury of Song, for Use in the Emmanuel Baptist Church #d261
The Assembly Hymnal #d88
The Sunday School Serial No.1 #d23
Westminster Sabbath School Hymnal, a collection of hymns and tunes for use in sabbath-schools and social meetings #16Page Scan
Winnowed Songs for Sunday Schools #17Page Scan
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