This is God's most holy day

This is God's most holy day

Author: Elizabeth Parson
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Elizabeth Parson

Parson, Elizabeth, nee Hooker, daughter of the Rev. W. Rooker (for nearly fifty years Congregational Minister at Tavistock), was born at Tavistock, June 5, 1812, and married in 1844 to Mr. T. Edgecombe Parson. She died at Plymouth in 1873. Previous to her marriage (from 1840 to 1844) Mrs. Parson conducted a class for young men and women in the vestry of her father's chapel on Sunday evenings, and to which was given the name of the “Willing Class," because those who came, came "willingly." For this class she wrote from 1840 to 1844 several hymns, some of which came into use through various collections including the Baptist Psalms & Hymns, 1858, and others at a later date. A few years ago 18 of these hymns were collected, and printed for pr… Go to person page >

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First Line: This is God's most holy day
Author: Elizabeth Parson

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #60Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #60Page Scan
The Eolian Harp #d116
The Golden Harp #d334
The Village Hymn book #d268
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