The morning light returns

The morning light returns

Author: A. S. Hayden
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: A. S. Hayden

Hayden, Amos Sutton. (Youngstown, Ohio, June 17, 1813--September 10, 1880, Collamer, Ohio). Disciple. He was the founder in 1830 of The Wester Eclectic Institute in Hiram, Ohio, which became Hiram College> "He had a natural gift for music and was one of the earliest compilers of hymns and tunes for use in the churches of the Disciples." (Dictionary of American Biography) Compiled An Introduction to Sacred Music (1834), Sacred Melodeon (1849), and The Hymnist; the 1834 book was probably the first tunebook in the Campbell tradition. Hayden was a member of the five-man committee "mutually agreed on" by Campbell and the national Disciple convention to prepare the Christian Hymn Book of 1865 (two of his hymns appeared in this); member of a simil… Go to person page >

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First Line: The morning light returns
Author: A. S. Hayden

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, 4th ed. #d183

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (7th ed.) #S279

The Christian Hymnal #d660

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