Thou, earth, art ours, and ours to keep

Thou, earth, art ours, and ours to keep

Author: Mary Howitt
Tune: LUTHER'S HYMN
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Mary Howitt

Howitt, Mary, née Botham, second daughter of Samuel Botham, a member of the Society of Friends, was born at Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, circa 1804, was married in 1823 to William Howitt, and died Jan. 30, 1888. Her publications have little in common with hymnody. They include poems, novels, translations of Swedish and Spanish works, and numerous contributions to magazines. In addition she was joint author with her husband of Literature and Romance of Northern Europe, 1852, &c. Her hymns include:— 1. God might have made the earth bring forth. The Use of Flowers. From her Birds and Flowers, and Other Country Things, Lond., N. D. (Preface, Sept. 28, 1837), p. 122, in 8 stanzas of 4 lines. 2. How goodly is the earth. Flower Servic… Go to person page >

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First Line: Thou, earth, art ours, and ours to keep
Author: Mary Howitt

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Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymns for the Celebration of Life #d245
Hymns of the Spirit for Use in the Free Churches of America #44
The Beacon Song and Service book #70
We Sing of Life #d91



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