We've passed a pleasant Sabbath day

We've passed a pleasant Sabbath day

Author: John Pierpont; Author: Jane Taylor
Published in 47 hymnals

Author: John Pierpont

Pierpont, John, son of James Pierpont, of Litchfield, Connecticut, was born at Litchfield, April 6, 1785, and educated at Yale College, where he graduated in 1804. After fulfilling engagements as a Tutor in New Haven, and in Charlestown, South Carolina, he was admitted to the Bar in 1812. Shortly after he retired and went into business, only to leave it also, and to pass on to Harvard College as a student in theology. In 1819 he succeeded Dr. Holley as the pastor of the Unitarian congregation in Hollis Street, Boston. At length his zeal against intemperance and slavery caused him to resign his charge in 1840 (see Lothrop's Proceedings of an Eccl. Council in the case of the Hollis Street Meeting and the Rev. J. Pierpont). At this date he pub… Go to person page >

Author: Jane Taylor

Taylor, Jane, the younger of two sisters, was born at London, Sept. 23, 1783. Her gift in writing verse displayed itself at an early age. Her first piece was printed in the Minor's Pocket Book for 1804. Her publications included Display, a tale, 1815; Essays in Rhymes, 1816; and the posthumous work edited by her brother, entitled The Contributions of Q. Q., 1824, being pieces in prose and verse from the Youth's Magazine, to which she had contributed under the signature of "Q. Q." She died at Ongar, Essex, April 13, 1824. Her Memoir and Poetical Remains, were published by her father in 1825. The joint productions of the two sisters, Ann Taylor Gilbert & Jane Taylor, were:-- (1) Original Poems, 1805; (2) Hymns for the Nursery, 1806; (3) Hym… Go to person page >

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First Line: We've passed a pleasant Sabbath day
Author: John Pierpont
Author: Jane Taylor



Instances (1 - 47 of 47)
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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #593

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #593

Boston Sunday School Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d123

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Hymn, Tune, and Service Book for Sunday Schools #16

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Hymns for Children, Selected and Altered #35

Hymns for Good Children #d16

Hymns for Infant Minds #d42

Hymns for Infant Minds. Armstrong's 2nd ed. #d58

Hymns for Schools and Families #d1

Hymns for Schools and Families #d530

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Hymns for Schools and Families, Specailly Designed for the Children of the Church #109

Hymns for Sunday Schools #d1

Hymns for Sunday Schools, Selected from Various Authoors #d235

Hymns for Sunday Schools. 2nd ed. #d1

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Hymns for Youth, Suitable to be Used in Sabbath and Parochial Schools #299

Liturgy and Hymns for Sunday Schools #d183

My Little Singing Book #d68

Portsmouth Sunday School Hymn Book #d181

Sabbath School and Social Hymns of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the U.S.A. #d297

Sabbath School Choir #d37

Sunday School Hymn Book #d175

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Sunday School Hymn Book. (19th ed) #76

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Sunday-School Hymns #369

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The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #353

The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d452

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The Boston Sunday School Hymn Book: with devotional exercises. (Rev. ed.) #192

The Chapel Hymn Book (4th ed.) #d5

The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d5

The Child's Prayer and Hymn Book #d41

The Christian Psalter #d6

The Golden Harp #d379

The Little Hymn Book #d3

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The Presbyterian Juvenile Psalmodist #127b

The Sabbath School Choir #d66

The Sabbath School Lyre #d175

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