We see not, know not, all the way

Author: John Greenleaf Whittier

Whittier, John Greenleaf, the American Quaker poet, was born at Haverhill, Massachusetts, Dec. 17, 1807. He began life as a farm-boy and shoemaker, and subsequently became a successful journalist, editor and poet. In 1828 he became editor of the American Manufacturer (Boston), in 1830 of the New England Review, and an 1836 (on becoming Secretary to the American Anti-Slavery Society) of the Pennsylvania Freeman. He was also for some time, beginning with 1847, the corresponding editor of the National Era. In 1840 he removed to Amesbury, Massachusetts, where most of his later works have been written. At the present time [1890] he lives alternately at Amesbury and Boston. His first poetical piece was printed in the Newburyport Free Press in 182… Go to person page >

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First Line: We see not, know not, all the way
Author: John Greenleaf Whittier
Refrain First Line: Thy will be done

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Hymns of the Ages (3rd series) #6Page Scan
Popular Hymns Number 2: for the work and worship of the church in public worship, prayer-meetings, revivals, conventions, Sunday-schools, young people's meetings, etc., etc. #40Page Scan
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d769
Songs of the Soul: gathered out of many lands and ages #542Page Scan
The Centennial Hymnal #d430
The Endeavor Hymnal: for Young People's Societies, Sunday Schools and Church Prayer Meetings #95Page Scan
The Hymnal of Praise #255Page Scan
The New Hymnal of Praise #d380
The Pilgrim Hymnal #228Page Scan
The Standard Church Hymnal #472Page Scan
The Student Hymnary #d385
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