The morning stars were singing with joy

The morning stars were singing with joy

Author: Thomas MacKellar
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: Thomas MacKellar

Mackellar, Thomas, was born in New York, Aug. 12, 1812. At the age of 14 he entered the printing establishment of Harper Brothers. In 1833 he removed to Philadelphia and joined the type-foundry firm of Johnson & Smith, as proof reader. He subsequently became a foreman, and then a partner in that firm, which has been known from 1860 as Mackellar, Smiths, and Jordan, type-founders of Philadelphia. His publications include The American Printer, 1866, a prose work, and the following in verse:— (1) Droppings from the Heart, 1844; (2) Tam's Fortnight Ramble, 1847; (3) Lines for the Gentle and Loving, 1853; (4) Rhymes Atween Times, 1872. The last contains some of his hymns. (5) Hymns and a few Metrical Psalms, Phila. 1883 (71 hymns, 3 psalms… Go to person page >

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First Line: The morning stars were singing with joy
Author: Thomas MacKellar



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Hymns and a Few Metrical Psalms (2nd ed.) #67Page Scan
Hymns of The Voice of Praise #d252
Hymns, Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools of the Evangelical Lutheran Church #d418
Prayer and Praise Book #d161
Sunday School Hymns #d143
Sunday-School Hymns #301Page Scan
The Crowning Triumph #d115
The Sabbath School Hymn Book #d268
The Voice of Praise #d251
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