Weep for the lost, thy Savior wept

Weep for the lost, thy Savior wept

Author: Nathaniel Colver
Tune: PATMOS (55555)
Published in 14 hymnals

Author: Nathaniel Colver

Colver, Nathaniel, D.D., an eminent preacher and abolitionist, born at Orwell, Vermont, 1794, and entered the Baptist Ministry in 1836, becoming successively Pastor at Boston, Detroit, Cincinnati, and Chicago. After the war, in 1865, he founded the Colver Institute at Richmond, Virginia. He died Sept. 25, 1870. In 1848 he contributed 17 hymns to Banvard's Christian Melodist, Boston, U.S; Of these the best known are:—“Come, Lord, in mercy come again," Lent; and " Weep for the lost! thy Saviour wept" (Sympathy), as in the Baptist Praise Book, N. Y., 1871, &c. [Rev. F. M. Bird, M.A.] --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)… Go to person page >

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First Line: Weep for the lost, thy Savior wept
Author: Nathaniel Colver
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances (1 - 14 of 14)

A Collection of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion #d273

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A Collection of Spiritual Hymns #593

Bible School Echoes, and Sacred Hymns #d182

Hymns for Social Worship. 6th ed. #d264

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Revival Gems #59

Spiritual Songs and Hymns, for Use in All Gospel Services #d635

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The Baptist Praise Book #1253

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The Brethren Hymnal #192

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The Canadian Baptist Hymn Book #638

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The Christian Melodist #105

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The Devotional Hymn and Tune Book #237

The Devotional Hymn Book #d527

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The Sacred Lyre #161

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