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There is a glorious land afar

There is a glorious land afar

Author: Daniel C. Colesworthy
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Daniel C. Colesworthy

Colesworthy, Daniel C., a printer, editor, and bookseller, was born at Portland, Maine, in 1810, and is now (1885) resident in Boston. He has published several volumes of verse, including Sabbath School Hymns, 1833; Opening Buds, 1838; The Year, 1873; and School is Out, 1876. Of his hymns the following are the best known:— 1. A little word in kindness spoken. Kindness. This appeared in his paper, The Portland Tribune, Sept. 25, 1841. 2. While we lowly bow before Thee. Close of Service. Included in E. Nason's Congregational Hymn Book, 1857, and thence has passed into several collections of later date, including Songs for the Sanctuary, N.Y., 1865-72; Laudes Domini, N. Y., 1884, and others. Mr. Colesworthy is a member… Go to person page >

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First Line: There is a glorious land afar
Author: Daniel C. Colesworthy

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Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
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Church Choral-Book #155

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #673

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The Congregational Hymn Book #1067

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The New Congregational Hymn and Tune Book, for Public, Social and Private Worship #477

The Vestry Hymn Book #d456

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