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When adverse winds and waves arise

When adverse winds and waves arise

Author: L. H. Sigourney
Published in 34 hymnals

Author: L. H. Sigourney

Sigourney, Lydia, née Huntley. This distinguished name stood at the head of the female poets of America a generation ago, and is still well remembered. Born in Norwich, Connecticut, in 1791, she conducted a school in the same town from 1809 to 1814, when she removed to Hartford, where she was married to Charles Sigourney in 1819. Most of her subsequent life was spent at Hartford, and she died there, June 10, 1865. Her first publication was Moral Pieces in Prose and Verse, 1815. This was followed by 58 additional works. A thorough exploration of these, or of such of them are poetical, would be necessary to trace her hymns with accuracy. They, however, are more numerous than important. Many have been used in the older collections; some are… Go to person page >

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First Line: When adverse winds and waves arise
Author: L. H. Sigourney



Instances (1 - 34 of 34)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for the Church and the Choir #706Page Scan
Additional Hymns, Designed as a Supplement to Dwight's Psalms & Hymns #d198
Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d993
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d1020
Church Melodies: collection of psalms and hymns, with appropriate music. For the use of congregations. #547Page Scan
Hymnal of the Reformed Episcopal Church #d136
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #667Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #667Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient and modern #879Page Scan
Lyra Sacra Americana: or, Gems from American Sacred Poetry #d228
New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #76Page Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #657Page Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #765Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #981Page Scan
Select Hymns #d486
Select Hymns: adapted to the devotional exercises of the Baptist denomination (2nd ed.) #302Page Scan
Songs for Social and Public Worship #109Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad1221
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #989Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #989Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #989Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #989Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #989Page Scan
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #597Page Scan
Songs of the Unity: a Selection of Lyrics for Public Worhip, with Tunes for Congregational Use #d234
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #765Page Scan
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #903Page Scan
The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d989
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #657Page Scan
The Psalms of Life: A Compilation of Psalms, Hymns, Chants, Anthems, &c. Embodying the Spiritual, Progressive and Reformatory Sentiment of the Present Age #37Page Scan
The Reformed Church Hymnal: with tunes #565Page Scan
The Saints' Harp #d1009
Village Hymns #d620
Zion's Harp ... Sacred Songs Not Found in the Methodist Hymn Book and Many Never Before Published with Several Original Pieces #d355
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