Baxter, Lydia, an American Baptist, was b. at Petersburg, N. York, Sep. 2, 1800, married to Mr. Baxter, and d. in N. Y. June 22, 1874. In addition to her Gems by the Wayside, 1855, Mrs. Baxter contributed many hymns to collections for Sunday Schools, and Evangelistic Services. Of these, the following are the best known:—
1. Cast thy net again, my brother. Patient toil. Given in the Royal Diadem, N. Y., 1873.
2. Go, work in my vineyard. Duty. Also given in the Royal Diadem, 1873, and Mr. Sankey's S. & Solos, No. 4.
3. I'm kneeling, Lord, at mercy's gate. Lent. In Coronation Hymns, &c, N. Y., 1879.
4. I'm weary, I'm fainting, my day's work is done. Longing for rest. Royal Diadem. 1873.
5. In the fadeless s… Go to person page >
Display Title: There Is a Gate That Stands AjarFirst Line: There is a gate that stands ajarTune Title: GATES AJARAuthor: Lydia Baxter, 1809-1874Meter: 87.87. with RefrainScripture: Psalm 108:4Date: 2011Subject: Invitation | ; The Christian Life | Repentance and Forgiveness
Display Title: The Gate Ajar For MeFirst Line: There is a gate that stands ajarTune Title: [There is a gate that stands ajar]Author: Lydia BaxterMeter: 8. 7. 8. 7. Ref.Scripture: Revelation 21:25Date: 2017Subject: Evangelistic Appeal |
Display Title: The Gate Ajar for MeFirst Line: There is a gate that stands ajarTune Title: [There is a gate that stands ajar]Author: Lydia Odell BaxterSource: Precious Hymns (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Bethany Sabbath School, 1870)
Display Title: The Gate Ajar for MeFirst Line: There is a gate that stands ajarTune Title: [There is a gate that stands ajar]Author: Lydia O. BaxterMeter: 184.108.40.206.220.127.116.11Scripture: Revelation 21:25; Revelation 22:17Source: Lillenas Publishing Company, Glorious Gospel Hymns, 1931 (445); The Cyber Hymnal (http://www.hymntime.com/tch/htm/g/a/gateajar.htm); Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/The_Gate_Ajar_for_Me)