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Weak and weary, poor and sinful

Weak and weary, poor and sinful

Author: Robert Lowry
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: Robert Lowry

Robert Lowry was born in Philadelphia, March 12, 1826. His fondness for music was exhibited in his earliest years. As a child he amused himself with the various musical instruments that came into his hands. At the age of seventeen he joined the First Baptist Church of Philadelphia, and soon became an active worker in the Sunday-school as teacher and chorister. At the age of twenty-two he gave himself to the work of the ministry, and entered upon a course of study at the University of Lewisburg, Pa. At the age of twenty-eight he was graduated with the highest honors of his class. In the same year of his graduation, he entered upon the work of the ministry. He served as pastor at West Chester, Pa., 1851-1858; in New York City, 1859-1861;… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Weak and weary, poor and sinful
Author: Robert Lowry
Refrain First Line: Let me touch the hem of his garment

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 12 of 12)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Chautauqua Carols: a collection of favorite songs suitable for all Sunday School services #129Page Scan
Gospel Hymns and Tune Book #d392
Gospel Music #d144
Gospel Music : A Choice Collection of Hymns and Melodies New and Old for Gospel, Revival, Prayer and Social Meetings, Family Worship, etc. #49Page Scan
Living Hymns: for use in the Sabbath School, Christian Endeavor Meetings, the church & home #223Page Scan
Precious Hymns #261Page Scan
Song Land Melodies #d192
Songland Melodies ... a New Song Book for Revivals #d239
Songs of Love and Praise #d216
Songs of Triumph: adapted to prayer meetings, camp meetings, and all other seasons of religious worship #22Page Scan
Songs Tried and Proved #d159
The Coronation Hymnal #d374
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