The shepherds of Bethlehem

Author: William Cushing

Cushing, William Orcutt , born at Hingham, Massachusetts, Dec. 31, 1823, is the author of the following hymns which appear in I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs and Solos:— 1. Beautiful valley of Eden. Heaven. 2. Down in the valley with my Saviour I would go. Trusting to Jesus. 3. Fair is the morning land. Heaven. 4. I am resting so sweetly in Jesus now. Rest and Peace in Jesus. 5. I have heard of a land far away. Heaven. 6. 0 safe to the Rock that is higher than I. The Rock of Ages. 1. Ring the bells of heaven, there is joy today. Heavenly Joy over repenting Sinners. 8. We are watching, we are waiting. Second Advent anticipated. Mr. Cushing has also several additional hymns in some American Sunday School collections… Go to person page >

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First Line: They were watching on the hillsides
Title: The shepherds of Bethlehem
Author: William Cushing
Refrain First Line: Glory to God in the highest



Instances (1 - 9 of 9)

Chapel Gems: Enlarged Edition #d85

Echoes of Praise #d149

Hymns for the Use of the Sunday School of Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church, Jersey City #d160

The Charm #d91

The Dove: a Collection #d39

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The Standard Sunday School Hymnal #2

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