Never grow weary

We must never grow weary

Author: Josephine Pollard
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: Josephine Pollard

Josephine Pollard USA 1834-1892. Born at NYC, NY, one of seven children and daughter of an architect, she attended an exclusive girls school, Spingler Institute, and was a lifelong member of the Presbyterian Church. She was a founding member of the professional women’s club, Sorosis. She never married. She became an author, poet, and hymnist, writing many children’s books and for children’s magazines, including Harper’s, Scribner’s, and the New York Ledger. She wrote 44 books, mostly religious, for children, but also about history, birds, sports and games, and adventure stories. She also wrote 100+ hymn lyrics as well. She worked as an editor for the Sunday School Times and for the Methodist Book Concern, where she edited… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: We must never grow weary
Title: Never grow weary
Author: Josephine Pollard
Refrain First Line: O ye stars, shine on
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 9 of 9)
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Christian Hymn and Tune Book, for use in Churches, and for Social and Family Devotions #512

Gems of Music #d61

Gems of Sacred Song for Sunday Schools #d97

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Hymns for the use of the Sabbath School of the Second Reformed Church, Albany N. Y. #168

Hymns for use in Sunday Schools #d47

Sunday School Hymns of the Second Baptist Church ... Germantown #d115

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The Jewel #71

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