This is the fast the Lord doth choose

This is the fast the Lord doth choose

Author: Hosea Ballou
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: Hosea Ballou

Ballou, Hosea, a celebrated leader of the sect of Universalists, was born at Richmond, New Hampshire, April 30, 1771. He was entirely self-educated, and began to preach when about 21. In 1807 he settled at Portsmouth, New Hampshire, passing to Salem, Mass., in 1815, and to Boston in 1817. He died in 1852. To the Universalist Hymns composed by different Authors, published in 1808, he contributed 199 hymns. A few of these are still used by the Universalists, but one only, and that probably his best, has passed beyond their ranks. It is:— When God descends with men to dwell. The Second Advent. Ballou also edited with Turner a second collection in 1821, and a third in his own name, 1837. [Rev. F. M. Bird, M.A.] -- John Julian, Dictiona… Go to person page >

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First Line: This is the fast the Lord doth choose
Author: Hosea Ballou
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances (1 - 9 of 9)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the use of Universalist Societies and Families (13th ed.) #509Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #509Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #868Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #868Page Scan
Hymns: composed by different authors, by order of the General Convention of Universalists of the New-England States and Others. Adapted to public and private devotion #312Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #d415
Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #d416
The Universalist Hymn Book: a New Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies. 4th ed. #d450
The Universalist Hymn-Book: a new collection of psalms and hymns, for the use of Universalist Societies (Stereotype ed.) #341Page Scan
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