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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)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Manual of Devotion and Hymns for the House of Refuge, City of New York #100Page Scan
Canadian Sabbath-School Hymn Book #d254
Children's Praise #d144
Children's Praise #44Page Scan
Choice Hymns: for social and private devotion, Lord's Day schools and revivals. (2nd ed.) #261Page Scan
Fresh Leaves for the use of Sabbath Schools #8Page Scan
Hymns and Songs for Children's Worship, Together with Selections for Anniversary and Festive Occasions #118Page Scan
Hymns for Children and Youth #d36
Hymns for Children and Youth #d48
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #260Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #260Page Scan
Hymns for Youth, Suitable to be Used in Sabbath and Parochial Schools #55Page Scan
Infant Praises: a collection of sacred songs, hymns, and music, for use in the Sabbath school primary department #82Page Scan
Juvenile Psalmody. Second ed. #d39
New Union Hymns #423Page Scan
Oriola #d248
Oriola #d252
Sabbath School Psalmody #d46
Sabbath Songs #d168
Sacred Melodies #d259
Songs of the Covenant : for the Sabbath School, Prayer Meetings, etc. #243Page Scan
Spring Blossoms #d83
Sunday School Hymns #d152
The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #381Page Scan
The American Sunday-School Hymn-Book #107Page Scan
The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d408
The Canadian Warbler #d162
The Child's Hymn Book #23Page Scan
The Children's Hymnary #d127
The Golden Harp #d338
The New Children's Hymnal #d300
The New England Sunday School Hymn Book #d138
The Presbyterian Juvenile Psalmodist #31Page Scan
The Sabbath School Hymn Book #d292
The Sacred Lute #d347
The Sunday School Chant and Tune Book: a collection of canticles, hymns and carols for the Sunday schools of the Episcopal Church #17Page Scan
The Sweet Singer: a collection of hymns and tunes for Sunday-schools. Together with a variety suitable for day-schools, revival occasions, and the family circle #104Page Scan
The Village Hymn book #d271