Though home be dear, and life be sweet

Though home be dear, and life be sweet

Author: Ella S. Armitage
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Ella S. Armitage

E. S. A. The initials of Ella Sophia Armitage, née Bulley, daughter of S. M. Bulley, of Liverpool, and granddaughter of T. Raffles, D.D. (p. 948, ii.). She was born at Liverpool, March 3, 1841, and married in 1874 to the Rev. E. Armitage, M.A., now (1891) Theological Professor in the Congregational United College, Bradford. Mrs. Armitage has published: (1) The Childhood of the English Nation; (2) The Connection of England and Scotland; (3) The Education of a Christian Home; and (4) a Service of Song entitled The Garden of the Lord, Lond., Novello, 1881. In the last work there are 16 of her original hymns. Mrs. Armitage's hymns in common use include:— 1. Eternal Love, Whose law doth sway. Holy Matrimony. Written in 1879 for the marr… Go to person page >

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First Line: Though home be dear, and life be sweet
Author: Ella S. Armitage
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Song #d359
Songs of Life #162Page Scan
The American Hymnal #d611
The Evangelical Hymnal. Text ed. #d370
The Pilgrim Hymnal #430Page Scan
The Pilgrim Hymnal: with responsive readings and other aids to worship #561Page Scan



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