'Twas with an everlasting love

'Twas with an everlasting love

Author: John Kent
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: John Kent

Kent, John, was born at Bideford, Devonshire, Dec. 1766, and died Nov. 15, 1843. As a working shipwright his opportunities for acquiring the education and polish necessary for the production of refined verse were naturally limited. His hymns are strongly worded, very earnest and simple, and intensely Calvinistic. A few were published in Samuel Reece's Collection, 1799. The first edition of his Collection of Original Gospel Hymns, was published in 1803, and the 10th edition, with "The Author's Experience," in verse, 264 hymns, 15 longer pieces, and a Life by his Son in 1861. The Calvinistic teaching so prominent in his hymns has restricted their use to a limited number of collections. The greatest use made of them in modern hymnbooks has bee… Go to person page >

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Author: John Kent

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A Baptist Hymn Book, Designed Especially for the Regular Baptist Church and All Lovers of Truth #d813
A Collection of Hymns, intended for the use of the citizens of Zion, whose privilege it is to sing the high praises of God, while passing through the wilderness, to their glorious inheritance above. #216Page Scan
Hymn and Tune Book for Use in Old School or Primitive Baptist Churches #62Page Scan
Old School Sonnets, or a Selection of Choice Hymns #d280
Our Favorite Hymnal #d341
Primitive Baptist Hymn and Tune book #d388
Primitive Baptist Hymnal #d351
The Ebenezer Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, with an appendix Consisting of Miscellaneous Pieces. 6th ed. #d591
The Primitive Baptist Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes of early and late composition #362Page Scan
The Primitive Hymns, Spiritual Songs and Sacred Poems Regularly Selected, Classified and Set in Order ... Stereotype ed. #d614
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