Carney, Julia Abigail (Fletcher). (Lancaster, Massachusetts, April 6, 1823--November 1, 1908, Galesburg, Illinois). Universalist. Married Rev. T.J. Carney, a Universalist minister. Author of many prose articles and poems, generally published in Universalist periodicals. In later life she lived in Galesburg, Illinois.
Three of her hymns were included in Church Harmonies, New and Old, 1895:
1. Father, we pray for those who dwell
2. Our heaven is everywhere
3. Think gently of the erring
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Display Title: We come to thee, O God, with hushedFirst Line: We come to thee, O God, with hushedAuthor: Miss FletcherMeter: S. M.Date: 1871Subject: Criminal reform | ; For the Prisoner | ; Philanthropic Subjects |
Display Title: We come to thee, O God, With hushed and solemn strainFirst Line: We come to thee, O God, With hushed and solemn strainAuthor: Miss FletcherMeter: S. M.Date: 1873Subject: The Prisoner | ; The Criminal |