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When human hopes all wither

When human hopes all wither

Author: Charlotte Elliott
Published in 23 hymnals

Author: Charlotte Elliott

Elliott, Charlotte, daughter of Charles Elliott, of Clapham and Brighton, and granddaughter of the Rev. H. Venn, of Huddersfield, was born March 18, 1789. The first 32 years of her life were spent mostly at Clapham. In 1823 she removed to Brighton, and died there Sept. 22, 1871. To her acquaintance with Dr. C. Malan, of Geneva, is attributed much of the deep spiritual-mindedness which is so prominent in her hymns. Though weak and feeble in body, she possessed a strong imagination, and a well-cultured and intellectual mind. Her love of poetry and music was great, and is reflected in her verse. Her hymns number about 150, a large percentage of which are in common use. The finest and most widely known of these are, "Just as I am” and "My God… Go to person page >

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First Line: When human hopes all wither
Author: Charlotte Elliott

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Instances (1 - 23 of 23)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for the Church and the Choir #886Page Scan
Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d1000
Hymns for Sunday Schools #258Page Scan
Hymns of Worship: designed for use especially in the lecture room, the prayer meeting and the family #470Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient and modern #619Page Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #875Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #1110Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad1230
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #1098Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #1098Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #1098Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #1098Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #1098Page Scan
Songs in the Night; or Hymns for the Sick and Suffering. 2nd ed. #d195
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #390Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #875Page Scan
The Book of Worship #d567
The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d996
The Church-Book #d488
The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #631Page Scan
The Praise Hymnary: a collection of sacred song #356Page Scan
The Southern Psalmist #d929
The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d978



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