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Thy cross, O Lord, the holy sign

Thy cross, O Lord, the holy sign

Author: Hugh Stowell
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: Hugh Stowell

Stowell, Hugh, an able and popular minister of the Church of England, was born at Douglas, Isle of Man, December 3, 1799. He graduated at Oxford in 1822, and took holy orders the following year. He held various offices in his Church; became rector at Salford in 1831; was appointed honorary Canon of Chester Cathedral in 1845, and later Rural Dean of Eccles. He published several volumes. He also edited a book of hymns: A Selection of Psalms and Hymns Suited to the Services of the Church of England, 1831. To the several editions of this book most of his hymns were contributed. He died at Safford October 8, 1865. From every stormy wind that blows 495 Lord of all power and might 206 Hymn Writers of the Church, 1915 by Charles Nutter… Go to person page >

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First Line: Thy cross, O Lord, the holy sign
Author: Hugh Stowell



Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Church hymnal: compiled from "Additional hymns," "Hymns ancient and modern," and "Hymns for church and home," as authorized by the House of Bishops #481Page Scan
A Hymnal and Service Book for Sunday Schools, Day Schools, Guilds, Brotherhoods, etc. #256Page Scan
Children's Praise #39Page Scan
Hymns Ancient and Modern: for use in the services of the church, with accompanying tunes #367
Our Sunday School Hymnody #d99
Sunday School Service and Hymn Book arranged by the Sunday School Committee #d164
The Children's Hymnal (with tunes) #d210
The Children's Hymnal with Tunes #90Page Scan
The Hymns from the Children's Hymnal; with a Service, for Sunday Schools #d213
The Sunday School Hymnal #117Page Scan
The Sunday-School Hymnal and Service Book (Ed. A) #280Page Scan
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