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Weep for the lost, thy Savior wept

Weep for the lost, thy Savior wept

Author: Nathaniel Colver
Published in 13 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



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A Collection of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion #d273
A Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs; suited to the various kinds of Christian worship; and especially designed for and adapted to the Fraternity of the Brethren... #770Page Scan
A Collection of Spiritual Hymns: adapted to the Various Kinds of Christian Worship, and especially designed for the use of the Brethren in Christ. 2nd ed. #593Page Scan
Bible School Echoes, and Sacred Hymns #d182
Hymns for Social Worship. 6th ed. #d264
Revival Gems: a collection of spirit-stirring hymns. Specially adapted to revivals #59Page Scan
Spiritual Songs and Hymns, for Use in All Gospel Services #d635
The Baptist Praise Book #1253Page Scan
The Canadian Baptist Hymn Book #638Page Scan
The Christian Melodist: a new collection of hymns for social religious worship #105Page Scan
The Devotional Hymn and Tune Book: for social and public worship #237Page Scan
The Devotional Hymn Book #d527
The Sacred Lyre: a new collection of hymns and tunes, for social and family worship #161Page Scan
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