They that toil upon the deep

They that toil upon the deep

Author: James Montgomery
Published in 32 hymnals

Author: James Montgomery

Montgomery, James, son of John Montgomery, a Moravian minister, was born at Irvine, Ayrshire, Nov. 4, 1771. In 1776 he removed with his parents to the Moravian Settlement at Gracehill, near Ballymena, county of Antrim. Two years after he was sent to the Fulneck Seminary, Yorkshire. He left Fulneck in 1787, and entered a retail shop at Mirfield, near Wakefield. Soon tiring of that he entered upon a similar situation at Wath, near Rotherham, only to find it quite as unsuitable to his taste as the former. A journey to London, with the hope of finding a publisher for his youthful poems ended in failure; and in 1792 he was glad to leave Wath for Shefield to join Mr. Gales, an auctioneer, bookseller, and printer of the Sheffield Register newspap… Go to person page >

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First Line: They that toil upon the deep
Author: James Montgomery
Copyright: Public Domain



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A Collection of Hymns: Supplementary to the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #384Page Scan
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d907
Church Chorals and Choir Studies #133Page Scan
Church Melodies: collection of psalms and hymns, with appropriate music. For the use of congregations. #436Page Scan
Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #654Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #P107ePage Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #P107ePage Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #P107ePage Scan
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #984Page Scan
Hymns for Social Worship: selected from Watts, Doddridge, Newton, Cowper, Steele and others #387Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #1040Page Scan
Hymns, Selected from Various Authors, for the Use of the Unitarian Church in Washington #d145
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #329ePage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #329ePage Scan
Ocean Melodies, and Seamen's Companion: a collection of hymns and music; for the use of Bethels, Chaplains of the Navy and private devotion of Mariners #104bPage Scan
Psalmista: or, Choir Melodies #d239
Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #182Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #P107.6Page Scan
Sacred Songs for Family and Social Worship: comprising the most approved spiritual hymns with chaste and popular tunes #282Page Scan
Sacred Songs for Family and Social Worship: comprising the most approved spiritual hymns with chaste and popular tunes ( New ed. rev. and enl.) #318Page Scan
Seamen's Hymns #453Page Scan
Seamen's Hymns and Devotional Assistant #d600
Selah: a collection of psalm and hymn tunes, introits, anthems, chants, motetts, choruses, etc. adapted to the use of classes, private circles, and worship assemblies #204aPage Scan
Songs of Devotion for Christian Assocations: a collection of psalms, hymns, spiritual songs, with music for chuch services, prayer and conference meetings, religious conventions, and family worship. #549Page Scan
The American Hymn and Tune Book #d774
The Christian Psalmist; or, Watts' Psalms and Hymns: with copious selections from other sources; the whole carefully revised and arranged, with directions for musical expression #P107fPage Scan
The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #876Page Scan
The Heart and Voice: or, Songs of Praise for the Sanctuary: hymn and tune book, designed for congregational singing in the Methodist Episcopal Church, and for congregations generally #293cPage Scan
The Millennial Harp #d447
The Millennial Harp #d215
The New Congregational Hymn and Tune Book, for Public, Social and Private Worship #635Page Scan
The Vestry Hymn Book #d463
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