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We love Thee, Lord, because when we

We love Thee, Lord, because when we

Author: Julia Anne Elliott
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: Julia Anne Elliott

Elliott, Julia Anne, née Marshall, daughter of Mr. John Marshall, of Hallsteads, Ullswater, was married to the Rev. H. V. Elliott (q.v.), in 1833, and died Nov. 3, 1841. Her hymns were contributed to her husband's Psalms & Hymns, 1835, anonymously, but in the Index to the "3rd thousand," 1839, her initials were added. These hymns are eleven in all, and concerning them, Miller has justly said (S. & Songs, p. 482), they "show a most refined poetical taste, and a special faculty for appreciating and expressing, appropriately, phases of thought and feeling that are beautiful, and that might have escaped common observation." Of these hymns the best known are, "Hail, thou bright and sacred morn," “On the dewy breath of even,” and "We lo… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: We love Thee, Lord, because when we
Author: Julia Anne Elliott

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Instances

Instances (1 - 12 of 12)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Gospel Hymns #d610
Hymns for Social Worship, Compiled for the Use of Canadian Baptist Churches #d313
Hymns for the Church on Earth: being three hundred and sixty-six hymns and spiritual songs. (For the most part of modern date.) (New Ed.) #40Page Scan
Hymns for the Sick-Room #13Page Scan
Hymns of Worship: designed for use especially in the lecture room, the prayer meeting and the family #414Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for a Month. 1st Am. from the 6th Eng. ed. #d52
Spiritual Songs, Being One Hyndred Hymns Not to be Found in the Hymn Books Commonly Used. New Am. from the Enl. English ed. #d87
The Book of Worship #d550
The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #132bPage Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d1152
Union Prayer Meeting Hymns #d228
Union Prayer Meeting Hymns #d231
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