Heavenly Helper

Unto thee, abiding ever, Look I in my need

Author: Frederick Lucian Hosmer
Tune: ANGEL VOICES (Sullivan)
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Frederick Lucian Hosmer

Hosmer, Frederick Lucian, B.A., was born at Framingham, Mass., in 1840, and educated at Harvard, where he graduated B.A. in 1869. Entering the Unitarian Ministry in 1872 he has held charges in Quincy, Ill., 1872-77; Cleveland, Ohio, 1878-92; St. Louis, 1894-99; and since 1899, at Berkeley, Cal. His Way of Life, 1877, was a compilation of Prayers and Responsive Services for Sunday Schools. Of Unity Hymns and Carols, 1880, he was joint editor with W. C. Gannett and J. V. Blake. His hymns were published jointly by him and W. C. Gannett (q.v.), as The Thought of God in Hymns and Poems (Boston: Little, Brown & Co.), 1st Series, 1885; 2nd Series, 1894. Of his 56 hymns in this work the following have come into common use, for the most part during… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Unto thee, abiding ever, Look I in my need
Title: Heavenly Helper
Author: Frederick Lucian Hosmer
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Heavenly Helper, present to my need
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Hymns of Devotion #d220

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Song-Hymnal of Praise and Joy #173

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The Golden Hymn Book #30

Universal Hymns #190

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