Welcome, welcome is the greeting

Welcome, welcome is the greeting

Author: Lewis G. Pray
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: Lewis G. Pray

Pray, Lewis Glover, was born at Quincy, Massachusetts, Aug. 15, 1793. Removing to Boston in 1808, he entered into business there in 1815, and retired therefrom in 1838. He was for some time a member of the City Government of Boston, of the Board of Education, and of the State Legislature. From an early date lie was associated with Sunday schools, and was for 34 years superintendent of the Sunday School of the Twelfth Congregational Society, Boston. In 1833 he published a Sunday School Hymn Book, the first with music ever compiled for American Unitarian Sunday schools. This was enlarged in 1844 as the Sunday School Hymn and Service Book. He also published a History of Sunday Schools, 1847; a Christian Catechism, 1849; and other works. His… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Welcome, welcome is the greeting
Author: Lewis G. Pray

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

Heart and Voice #d285

Heart and Voice #d289

Jubilate Deo, a Book of Hymns and Tunes for Young and Old #d343

Silver Star Song Echo, containing Temperance, Nursery, Kindergarten and Minstrel Songs #d57

Songs of Work and Worship #d127

Sunbeams Nos. 1, 2, 3, and 4 Combined #d114

Page Scan

The Boston Sunday School Hymn Book: with devotional exercises. (Rev. ed.) #170

The Carol #d220

The Sunny Side #d150

Page Scan

Unity Services and Songs #54

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements