The Savior now is gone before

The Savior now is gone before

Author: John Bowring
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: John Bowring

James Bowring was born at Exeter, in 1792. He possessed at an early age a remarkable power of attaining languages, and acquired some reputation by his metrical translations of foreign poems. He became editor of "The Westminster Review" in 1825, and was elected to Parliament in 1835. In 1849, he was appointed Consul at Canton, and in 1854, was made Governor of Hong Kong, and received the honour of knighthood. He is the author of some important works on politics and travel, and is the recipient of several testimonials from foreign governments and societies. His poems and hymns have also added to his reputation. His "Matins and Vespers" have passed through many editions. In religion he is a Unitarian. --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charl… Go to person page >

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First Line: The Savior now is gone before
Author: John Bowring

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Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #293Page Scan
Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #591Page Scan
Cottage Melodies; a hymn and tune book, for prayer and social meetings and the home circle #38Page Scan
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d663
The Boston One-Line Psalmist: embracing Day and Beal's New Musical Notation #d163
The Gospel Psalmist #348Page Scan
The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #712Page Scan
The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #712Page Scan
The Sanctus #d237
The Southern Psalmist #d803
The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d844



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