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Asking for spiritual mercies on children

Thou God of sovereign grace

Author: Thomas Hastings
Published in 33 hymnals

Author: Thomas Hastings

Hastings, Thomas, MUS. DOC., son of Dr. Seth Hastings, was born at Washington, Lichfield County, Connecticut, October 15, 1784. In 1786, his father moved to Clinton, Oneida Co., N. Y. There, amid rough frontier life, his opportunities for education were small; but at an early age he developed a taste for music, and began teaching it in 1806. Seeking a wider field, he went, in 1817, to Troy, then to Albany, and in 1823 to Utica, where he conducted a religious journal, in which he advocated his special views on church music. In 1832 he was called to New York to assume the charge of several Church Choirs, and there his last forty years were spent in great and increasing usefulness and repute. He died at New York, May 15, 1872. His aim was the… Go to person page >

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First Line: Thou God of sovereign grace
Title: Asking for spiritual mercies on children
Author: Thomas Hastings

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A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ #875

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A Selection of Hymns #316

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Church Harmonies #932

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Church Melodies #155

Hymns for Mothers #d85

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Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship #1185

Hymns for the Vestry and the Fireside #d307

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Hymns of the Church, Ancient and Modern #165

Hymns, Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools of the Evangelical Lutheran Church #d446

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Hymns #657

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Hymns #657

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Hymns #657

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Mission Songs #114

Mother's Hymn Book . New ed. #d134

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Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #1025

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad1116

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Songs for the Sanctuary #1044

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Songs for the Sanctuary #1044

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Songs for the Sanctuary #1044

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #1107

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #1044

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d887

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The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #486

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The Baptist Praise Book #1277

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The Baptist Psalmody #1062

The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d406

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The Mother's Hymn Book. (Third stereotyped ed. Rev. and enl.) #88

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The Mother's Hymn Book #66

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The Psalmist #974

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The Psalmist #974

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The Reformed Church Hymnal #265

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