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Through centuries of sin and woe

Through centuries of sin and woe

Author: John Hampden Gurney
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: John Hampden Gurney

Gurney, John Hampden, M.A., eldest son of Sir John Gurney, a Baron of the Exchequer, was born in Serjeants’ Inn, London, Aug. 15, 1802, and educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, where he graduated in 1824. On taking Holy Orders he became Curate of Lutterworth (1827-1844), and subsequently Hector of St. Mary's, Marylebone, and Prebendary of St. Paul's Cathedral. He died in London, March 8, 1862. The Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge and other religious societies had his cordial sympathy, and received his active support. His publications include several small volumes in prose, and the following:— (1) Church Psalmody; Hints for the improvement of a Collection of Hymns published by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1… Go to person page >

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First Line: Through centuries of sin and woe
Author: John Hampden Gurney



Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

A Hundred Songs of God and His Kingdom #d86

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Hymns for the Living Age #378

Hymns of the Christian Life #d437

Hymns of the Christian Life #d434

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Hymns of the Living Church #344

Immanuel Hymnal #d506

Social Hymns of Brotherhood and Aspiration #d96

The American Hymnal #d613

The American Hymnal for Chapel Service #d386

The American Hymnal for Chapel Service #d385

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The Hymnal of Praise #413

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