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Through all the dangers of the night

Through all the dangers of the night

Author: Thomas Kelly
Published in 34 hymnals

Author: Thomas Kelly

Kelly, Thomas, B.A., son of Thomas Kelly, a Judge of the Irish Court of Common Pleas, was born in Dublin, July 13, 1769, and educated at Trinity College, Dublin. He was designed for the Bar, and entered the Temple, London, with that intention; but having undergone a very marked spiritual change he took Holy Orders in 1792. His earnest evangelical preaching in Dublin led Archbishop Fowler to inhibit him and his companion preacher, Rowland Hill, from preaching in the city. For some time he preached in two unconsecrated buildings in Dublin, Plunket Street, and the Bethesda, and then, having seceded from the Established Church, he erected places of worship at Athy, Portarlington, Wexford, &c, in which he conducted divine worship and preached. H… Go to person page >

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First Line: Through all the dangers of the night
Author: Thomas Kelly


Through all the dangers of the night. T. Kelly. [Morning.] First published in the first edition of his Hymns on Various Passages of Scripture, 1804, in 5 stanzas of 4 lines, and based upon the words in Job vii. 20, "0 Thou Preserver of men" (ed. 1853, No. 497). It is found in several modern collections. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)



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A Collection of Spiritual Hymns: adapted to the Various Kinds of Christian Worship, and especially designed for the use of the Brethren in Christ. 2nd ed. #523Page Scan
A Manual of Devotion and Hymns for the House of Refuge, City of New York #69Page Scan
Church Hymnal, Third Edition #12
Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d738
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #580Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #580Page Scan
Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d443
Hymns for Public Worship in the Diocese of Fredericton. 2nd ed. #d209
Hymns for Schools: with appropriate selections from scripture and tunes suited to the metres of the hymns (3rd ed.) #309Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Selected from Various Authoors #d219
Hymns, Collects, Anthems and Selections #d247
Hymns, Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools of the Evangelical Lutheran Church #d450
Hymns, Selected from Various Authors, for the Use of Young Persons 3rd Am. from 9th London ed. #d235
Hymns, Selected from Various Authors, for the Use of Young Persons #d218
Manual for the chapel of Girard College #159Page Scan
New Union Hymns #376Page Scan
Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, 4th ed. #d200
Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (14th stereotype ed.) #S143Page Scan
Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (14th stereotype ed.) #S17Page Scan
Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (7th ed.) #S442Page Scan
Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: original and selected (5th ed.) #S143Page Scan
Sabbath School and Social Hymns of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the U.S.A. #d273
Social Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: adapted to private and public worship, selected from various authors #523Page Scan
The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #299Page Scan
The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d415
The Chapel Hymn Book (4th ed.) #d362
The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d357
The Child's Pocket Companion, Being a Selection of Choice Hymns for Sabbath School, with an Analysis to Most of Them #d72
The Church Hymn Book #d1018
The Infant School and Nursery Hymn Book: being a collection of hymns, original and selected; with an analysis of each, designed to assist mothers and teachers... (3rd ed., rev. and corr.) #32Page Scan
The Saint's Harp: a collection of hymns and spiritual songs, adapted to prayer and social meetings, and seasons of revival (2nd ed., Rev. and Imp.) #165Page Scan
Union Hymns. Rev. #d408
Union Hymns. Rev. #d423
Union Hymns: adapted to Social Meetings and Family Worship Selected from Church Psalmody, with Additional Hymns #d413
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