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Till we meet again

Thou, from whom we never part

Author: Eliza Lee Follen
Published in 48 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Thou, from whom we never part,
Thou, whose love is everywhere,
Thou, who seest every heart,
Listen to our closing prayer.

2 Father, fill our hearts with love,
Love unfailing, full and free;
Love that no alarm can move,
Love that ever rests on thee.

Source: The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #275

Author: Eliza Lee Follen

Follen, Eliza Lee, née Cabot, a well-known Unitarian writer, daughter of Samuel Cabot, born at Boston, August 15, 1787, and married, in 1828, to Professor Charles Follen, who perished on board the "Lexington," which was burnt on Long Island Sound, Jan. 13,1840. Mrs. Follen died at Brookline, Mass., 1860. She was a voluminous writer. Her Poems were first published at Boston (Crosby & Co.), 1839, and whilst she was in England she issued another volume for children's use, entitled The Lark and the Linnet, in 1854. Both volumes also contain some translations from the German, and versions of a few Psalms. Her best known hymns are:— 1. How sweet to be allowed to pray. Resignation. Appeared in the Christian Disciple, Sept., 1818,… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Thou, from whom we never part
Title: Till we meet again
Author: Eliza Lee Follen
Refrain First Line: God keep us till we meet again
Copyright: Public Domain

Notes

Thou, from Whom we never part. Eliza L. Follen née Cabot [Evening.] Published in her work The Lark and the Linnet, 1854, p. 17, in 3 stanzas of 4 lines.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 48 of 48)
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A Manual of Worship #214

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A Selection of Hymns #417

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A Selection of Spiritual Songs #152

Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d903

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Christian Chorals, for the Chapel and Fireside #261

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Church Harmonies #134

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Church Melodies #477

Glory Songs #39

Grammar School Hymn Book #d271

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Home Song Book, prepared for the use of the Children of the Home for the Friendless #51

Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d1133

Hymns, Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools of the Evangelical Lutheran Church #d445

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Laudes Domini #121

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Laudes Domini #197

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Laudes Domini #90

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New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #439

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New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #439

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Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #354

Schools Lyrics #d222

Songs for the New Life #d647

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad1114

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Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #b166

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Songs for the Sanctuary #166

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Songs for the Sanctuary #166

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Songs for the Sanctuary #166

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #166

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #166

Songs for the School #d169

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Songs of Praise with Tunes #20

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Songs of the Church #745

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Songs of the Covenant #68

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The Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs #58

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The Christian Hymnal #46

The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d899

The Faithist Hymnal #d105

The Junior Choir No. 4 #d24

The Little Hymn Book #d82

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The Mother's Hymn Book. (Third stereotyped ed. Rev. and enl.) #10

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The New Laudes Domini #218

The Pean #d109

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The Psalms of Life #268

The Public School Hymnal, for the Use of High Schools and Seminaries. New and enl. ed. #d254

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The Public School Hymnal #28

The School Hymn and Tune Book #d191

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The School Hymn-Book #72

The School Hymnary #d197

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #275

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