The short lived day declines in haste

The short lived day declines in haste

Author: John Fawcett
Published in 24 hymnals

Author: John Fawcett

Fawcett, John, D.D., was born Jan. 6, 1739 or 1740, at Lidget Green, near Bradford, Yorks. Converted at the age of sixteen under the ministry of G. Whitefield, he at first joined the Methodists, but three years later united with the Baptist Church at Bradford. Having begun to preach he was, in 1765, ordained Baptist minister at Wainsgate, near Hebden Bridge, Yorks. In 1772 he was invited to London, to succeed the celebrated Dr. J. Gill, as pastor of Carter's Lane; the invitation had been formally accepted, the farewell sermon at Wainsgate had been preached and the wagons loaded with his goods for removal, when the love and tears of his attached people prevailed and he decided to remain. In 1777 a new chapel was built for him at Hebden Bridg… Go to person page >

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Author: John Fawcett

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A Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs. 19th ed. #d421
A Collection of Hymns, for the Christian Church and Home #326Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Social and Private Worship #CCLXVIIIPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #331Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship (Rev. ed. with supplement) #331Page Scan
A New Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs: from the best authors; designed for the use of conference meetings, private circles, and congregations (21st ed. with an appendix) #933Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns for Worship (2nd ed.) #239Page Scan
Christian Hymns: adapted to the worship of God our Saviour in public and private devotion, compiled from the most approved ancient and modern authors, for the Central Universalist Society... #433Page Scan
Christian Melodies: a selection of hymns and tunes designed for social and private worship in the lecture-room and the family #20Page Scan
Christian Melodies: a selection of hymns and tunes designed for social and private worship in the lecture-room and the family (2nd ed.) #20Page Scan
Congregational Singing Book: a Collection of Sacred Music #d61
Hymn Book for Sunday Schools #d74
Hymns for Children and Young Persons. First Am. from the London ed. #d128
Hymns for the Sanctuary #500Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #d402
Selection of Hymns for the Sunday School Union of the Methodist Episcopal Church #152Page Scan
Selection of Hymns for the Sunday School Union of the Methodist Episcopal Church #207Page Scan
The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #255Page Scan
The Baptist Harp: a new collection of hymns for the closet, the family, social worship, and revivals #64Page Scan
The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #1170Page Scan
The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d380
The Halifax Selection of Hymns: intended as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d400
The Sabbath School Lyre #d154
The Sabbath School Lyre: a collection of hymns and music, original and selected, for general use in sabbath schools #164Page Scan



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