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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Author: Charlotte Elliott

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A Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for the Church and the Choir #886

Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d1000

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Hymns for Sunday Schools #258

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Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient and modern #619

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Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #1110

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad1230

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #1098

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #1098

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #1098

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #1098

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #1098

Songs in the Night; or Hymns for the Sick and Suffering. 2nd ed. #d195

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Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #390

The Book of Worship #d567

The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d996

The Church-Book #d488

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The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #631

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The Praise Hymnary: a collection of sacred song #356

The Southern Psalmist #d929

The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d978

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