Roscoe, Jane, a second daughter of William Roscoe, was born in 1797, married to Francis Hornblower in 1838, and died in 1853. Her Poems by one of the Authors of Poems for Youth by a Family Circle were published in 1820, and her Poems in 1843, Her hymns in common use are:—
1. How rich the blessings, O my God. Gratitude. In the Liverpool Kenshaw Street Collection 1818.
2. My Father, when around me spread. Peace in Affliction. Appeared in the Monthly Repository, Dec, 1828; and the Sacred Offering, 1832.
3. O God, to Thee, Who first hast given. Self-Consecration. In Poems for Youth, 1820.
4. Thy will be done, I will not fear. Resignation.
[Rev. Valentine D. Davis, B.A.]
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (190… Go to person page >
Lowell Mason (PHH 96) composed HAMBURG (named after the German city) in 1824. The tune was published in the 1825 edition of Mason's Handel and Haydn Society Collection of Church Music. Mason indicated that the tune was based on a chant in the first Gregorian tone.
HAMBURG is a very simple tune with…
Display Title: Thy will Be Done, I Will Not FearFirst Line: Thy will be done! I will not fearTune Title: HAMBURGAuthor: Jane E. RoscoeMeter: LMSource: Hymns for Social Worship and Private Devotion by E. B. Hall (Providence: Cranston: 1837)