We praise thee, if one rescued soul

We praise thee, if one rescued soul

Author: L. H. Sigourney
Published in 13 hymnals

Author: L. H. Sigourney

Sigourney, Lydia, née Huntley. This distinguished name stood at the head of the female poets of America a generation ago, and is still well remembered. Born in Norwich, Connecticut, in 1791, she conducted a school in the same town from 1809 to 1814, when she removed to Hartford, where she was married to Charles Sigourney in 1819. Most of her subsequent life was spent at Hartford, and she died there, June 10, 1865. Her first publication was Moral Pieces in Prose and Verse, 1815. This was followed by 58 additional works. A thorough exploration of these, or of such of them are poetical, would be necessary to trace her hymns with accuracy. They, however, are more numerous than important. Many have been used in the older collections; some are… Go to person page >

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First Line: We praise thee, if one rescued soul
Author: L. H. Sigourney

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #556

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Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #891

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Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #789

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Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #789

Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d767

The Canadian Temperance Minstrel #d33

The Golden Harp #d373

The Good Templar Songster for Temperance Meetings and the Home Circle. 2nd ed #d108

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The Gospel Psalmist #797

The New Brunswick Temperance Songster #d42

The Vestry Hymn and Tune Book #d509

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