There's a home for little children Far above the bright blue sky

There's a home for little children Far above the bright blue sky

Author: Albert Midlane
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Albert Midlane

Midlane, Albert, was born at Newport, Isle of Wight, Jan. 23, 1825, and was engaged in business in that town for many years. To his Sunday school teacher he ascribes the honour of prompting him to poetic efforts: and the same teacher did much to shape his early life. His first printed hymn, "Hark! in the presence of our God," was written in September, 1842, at Carisbrooke Castle, and printed in the Youth’s Magazine in November of the same year. Since then he has written over 300, and of these a large proportion are in common use. They appeared in magazines and small mission hymn-books, including:— (1) The Youth's Magazine; (2) The British Messenger; (3) The London Messenger; (4) Trotter's Evangelical Hymn Book, 1860; (5) The Ambassador… Go to person page >

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First Line: There's a home for little children Far above the bright blue sky
Author: Albert Midlane

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Hymns of the Ages for Public and Social Worship #558Page Scan
Hymns of the Ages for Public and Social Worship, Approved and Recommended ... by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the U.S. 2nd ed. #d514
Sacred Songs for Little Singers: a collection adapted to primary classes in Sabbath-schools #52Page Scan
Songs of the Covenant : for the Sabbath School, Prayer Meetings, etc. #102Page Scan
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