'Tis not the skill of human art

'Tis not the skill of human art

Author: Madame Guyon
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: Madame Guyon

Guyon, Madame. (1648-1717.) Jeanne Marie Bouyieres de la Mothe was the leader of the Quietist movement in France. The foundation of her Quietism was laid in her study of St. Francis de Sales, Madame de Chantal, and Thomas รค Kempis, in the conventual establishments of her native place, Montargis (Dep. Loiret), where she was educated as a child. There also she first learned the sentiment of espousal with Christ, to which later years gave a very marked development. She was married at sixteen to M. Guyon, a wealthy man of weak health, twenty-two years her senior, and her life, until his death, in 1676, was, partly from disparity of years, partly from the tyranny of her mother-in-law, partly from her own quick temper, an unhappy one. Her public… Go to person page >

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First Line: 'Tis not the skill of human art
Author: Madame Guyon

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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs; suited to the various kinds of Christian worship; and especially designed for and adapted to the Fraternity of the Brethren... #506Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #606Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #606Page Scan
Hymns of the Ages: being selections from Wither, Cranshaw, Southwell, Habington, and other sources (2nd series) #37Page Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #508Page Scan
Revival Hymns #282Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #508Page Scan
The Baptist Praise Book #866Page Scan
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