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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Instances (1 - 13 of 13)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #556Page Scan
Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #891Page Scan
Church Melodies: collection of psalms and hymns, with appropriate music. For the use of congregations. #420Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #789Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #789Page Scan
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d767
Temperance Chimes: comprising a great variety of new music, glees, songs, and hymns, designed for the use of temperance meeting and organizations, glee clubs, bands of hope, and the home circle #53Page Scan
The Canadian Temperance Minstrel #d33
The Golden Harp #d373
The Good Templar Songster for Temperance Meetings and the Home Circle. 2nd ed #d108
The Gospel Psalmist #797Page Scan
The New Brunswick Temperance Songster #d42
The Vestry Hymn and Tune Book #d509
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