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'Twas the day when God's Anointed

'Twas the day when God's Anointed

Author: Frederick Henry Hedge
Published in 21 hymnals

Author: Frederick Henry Hedge

Hedge, Frederick Henry, D.D., son of Professor Hedge of Harvard College, was born at Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1805, and educated in Germany and at Harvard. In 1829 he became pastor of the Unitarian Church, West Cambridge. In 1835 he removed to Bangor, Maine; in 1850 to Providence, and in 1856 to Brookline, Mass. He was appointed in 1857, Professor of Ecclesiastical History at Cambridge (U.S.), and in 1872, Professor of German Literature at Harvard. Dr. Hedge is one of the editors of the Christian Examiner, and the author of The Prose Writers of Germany, and other works. In 1853 he edited, with Dr. F. D. Huntington, the Unitarian Hymns for the Church of Christ, Boston Crosby, Nichols & Co. To that collection and the supplement (1853) he con… Go to person page >

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First Line: 'Twas the day when God's Anointed
Author: Frederick Henry Hedge

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A Selection of Spiritual Songs #287

Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d954

Gospel Hymns #d593

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Hymn-Book of the Evangelical Association #129

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Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #259

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Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #259

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Singers and Songs of the Liberal Faith #207

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad1174

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Songs for the Sanctuary #325

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Songs for the Sanctuary #325

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Songs for the Sanctuary #325

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #325

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #325

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Songs of the Church #938

The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d950

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The Congregational Hymn Book #175

The Evangelical Hymn and Tune Book #d772

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The Harp #270

The Saints' Harp #d954

The Service of Praise #d342

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