They pray the best who pray and watch

They pray the best who pray and watch

Author: Edward Hopper
Published in 14 hymnals

Author: Edward Hopper

Rv Edward Hopper DD USA 1816-1888. Born at New York City, the son of a merchant, he graduated from Union Theological Seminary, New York. He married Margaretta Wheeler. He was an author and poet and wrote several books. He pastored the Greenville Presbyterian Church, Sag Harbor Presbyterian Church on Long Island, and the Church of Sea and Land, NYC, a church for sailors, where he remained the rest of his life (for years the church building was shared with the First Chinese Presbyterian Church). Once he was asked to compose a hymn verse for the anniversary of the Seamen’s Friend’s Society meeting. Instead, he brought the verse for a hymn he had written eight years before (noted below). John Edgar Gould saw Hopper’s poem (6 st… Go to person page >

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Carmina Sanctorum, a selection of hymns and songs of praise with tunes #520

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Carmina Sanctorum #520

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Christian Praise #479

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Echoes from Zion #123a

Heart and Voice #d173

Heart and Voice #d178

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Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #819

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Song Worship for Sunday Schools #39h

Songs of Christian Praise with Music #d556

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Songs of Praise with Tunes #367

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The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs" #964

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The Great Awakening #146

The People's Praise Book or Carmina Sanctorum #d627

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Wondrous Love #174c

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