Welcome to me the darkest night

Welcome to me the darkest night

Author: Julia Anne Elliott
Tune: ROCKINGHAM (Mason)
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Julia Anne Elliott

Elliott, Julia Anne, née Marshall, daughter of Mr. John Marshall, of Hallsteads, Ullswater, was married to the Rev. H. V. Elliott (q.v.), in 1833, and died Nov. 3, 1841. Her hymns were contributed to her husband's Psalms & Hymns, 1835, anonymously, but in the Index to the "3rd thousand," 1839, her initials were added. These hymns are eleven in all, and concerning them, Miller has justly said (S. & Songs, p. 482), they "show a most refined poetical taste, and a special faculty for appreciating and expressing, appropriately, phases of thought and feeling that are beautiful, and that might have escaped common observation." Of these hymns the best known are, "Hail, thou bright and sacred morn," “On the dewy breath of even,” and "We lo… Go to person page >

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First Line: Welcome to me the darkest night
Author: Julia Anne Elliott

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book for Public Worship #660

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book, for Public Worship #235.660

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The Baptist Hymn Book #660

The National Baptist Hymn Book #d574

The National Baptist Hymn Book: a collection of old meter songs (Worded ed.) #ad574

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The Reformed Church Hymnal: with tunes #491

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The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #71a

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