The Chautauqua song of 1875

The winds are whispering to the trees

Author: Mary A. Lathbury
Published in 5 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 >

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First Line: The winds are whispering to the trees
Title: The Chautauqua song of 1875
Author: Mary A. Lathbury
Refrain First Line: God bless the hearts that beat
Copyright: Public Domain



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Chautauqua Carols #152

The Assembly Hymnal #d93

The Chautauqua Carols #d18

The New Era of Song #d147

The Seven Years #d6

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