The children's Friend

Thou Guardian of our youthful days

Author: Dorothy A. Thrupp
Published in 38 hymnals

Author: Dorothy A. Thrupp

Dorothy Ann Thrupp was born in London, June 10, 1779. She contributed some hymns, under the pseudonym of "Iota," to W. Carus Wilson's Friendly Visitor and his Children's Friend. Other hymns by her, signed "D.A.T.," appeared in Mrs. Herbert Mayo's Selection of Hymns and Poetry for the Use of Infant Schools and Nurseries, 1838. She was also the editor of Hymns for the Young, c. 1830, in which all the hymns were given anonymously. She died in London on December 15, 1847. --The Hymnal 1940 Companion… Go to person page >

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First Line: Thou Guardian of our youthful days
Title: The children's Friend
Author: Dorothy A. Thrupp



Instances (1 - 38 of 38)
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A Manual of Devotion and Hymns for the House of Refuge, City of New York #100

Canadian Sabbath-School Hymn Book #d254

Children's Praise #d144

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Children's Praise #44

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Fresh Leaves for the use of Sabbath Schools #8

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Hymns and Songs for Children's Worship, Together with Selections for Anniversary and Festive Occasions #118

Hymns for Children and Youth #d36

Hymns for Children and Youth #d48

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #260

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #260

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Hymns for Youth, Suitable to be Used in Sabbath and Parochial Schools #55

Juvenile Psalmody. Second ed. #d39

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New Union Hymns #423

Oriola #d248

Oriola #d252

Sabbath School Psalmody #d46

Sabbath Songs #d168

Sacred Melodies #d259

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Songs of the Covenant : for the Sabbath School, Prayer Meetings, etc. #243

Spring Blossoms #d83

Sunday School Hymns #d152

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The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #381

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The American Sunday-School Hymn-Book #107

The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d408

The Canadian Warbler #d162

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The Child's Hymn Book #23

The Children's Hymnary #d127

The Golden Harp #d338

The New Children's Hymnal #d300

The New England Sunday School Hymn Book #d138

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The Presbyterian Juvenile Psalmodist #31

The Sabbath School Hymn Book #d292

The Sacred Lute #d347

The Village Hymn book #d271

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