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When little Samuel woke

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1 When little Samuel woke,
And heard His Maker's voice,
At every word He spoke,
How much did he rejoice!
Oh, blessed, happy child! to find
The God of heaven so near and kind.

2 If God would speak to me,
And say He was my Friend,
How happy I should be!
Oh, how I would attend!
The smallest sin I then would fear,
If God Almighty were so near.

3 And does He never speak?
Oh, yes, for in His Word
He bids me come to seek
The God that Samuel heard.
And every sin I well may fear,
Since God Almighty is so near.

4 Like Samuel let us say,
Whene'er we read His Word;
"Speak, Lord, I would obey
The voice that Samuel heard;
And when I in Thy house appear,
Speak, for Thy servant waits to hear."

Source: Sunday School Book: containing liturgy and hymns for the Sunday School (Rev. and Enl. Ed.) #104

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: When little Samuel woke
Author: Jane Taylor

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A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America. #573

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A Collection of Sabbath School Hymns #30

A New Service and Tune Book for Sunday Schools. New ed. #d154

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A Service Book #182c

Action Songs for Boys and Girls, Vol.5 #d24

Beginners Teachers' Manual #d41

Boston Sunday School Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d130

Children's Primary Hymn Book. 1st ed. #d99

Familiar Hymns, Alphabetically Arranged. #d296

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Grateful Praise #121

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Heart Songs #131

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Hosanna for the Sunday School #34

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Hymnal and Order of Service #141

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Hymnal for Primary Classes #38

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Hymnal #141

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Hymns additional to the Hymns in the Prayer Book #235

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Hymns and Carols for Church and Sunday-school #203

Hymns and Music for the Young. Juvenile series, Pt.II. 5th ed. #d36

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Hymns and Offices of Worship #270

Hymns and Songs #d101

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Hymns for First-Day Schools #80

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Hymns for First-Day Schools (Rev. and Enl.) #80

Hymns for Infant Minds #d48

Hymns for Infant Minds. Armstrong's 2nd ed. #d65

Hymns for Little Children. 1st Am. ed. #d36

Hymns for Schools and Families #d549

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Hymns for Sunday Schools #74

Hymns for the Household and Sabbath School #d28

Hymns of The Voice of Praise #d296

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Juvenile Songs #75

Liturgy and Hymns for Sunday Schools #d193

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Manual for the chapel of Girard College #172

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Missionary Services and Hymnal #107

New Service and Tune Book for Sunday School #d150

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New Union Hymns #504

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Offices of Worship and Hymns #270

Oriola #d283

Oriola #d287

Portsmouth Sunday School Hymn Book #d193

Praise and Rejoicing #d113

Prayer and Praise Book #d186

Primary Teachers' Manual #d69

Revival Hymns ... with a Supplement. 2nd ed. #d336

Sabbath School Choir #d103

Sabbath School Gems #d141

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Sabbath School Gems of Music and Poetry #63

Sabbath School Psalmody #d54

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Song and Study for God's Little Ones #45

Songs for the Little Ones at Home #d235

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Songs of Beulah #48

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Sunday School Book #104

Sunday School Hymn Book #d184

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Sunday School Hymn Book. (19th ed) #160

Sunday School Hymns #d170

Sunday School Service and Hymn Book arranged by the Sunday School Committee #d181

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Sunday-School Book #30

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The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #505

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The American Sunday-School Hymn-Book #77

The Anniversaary and Sunday School Music Book No. 1-5 #d202

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The Baptist Praise Book #10

The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d474

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The Boston Sunday School Hymn Book #94

The Canadian Warbler #d188

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The Child's Hymn Book #108

The Children's Church #d176

The Children's Hymnal (with tunes) #d230

The Children's Hymnal and Service Book #d188

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The Children's Hymnal with Tunes #192

The Church Hymn Book #d624

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The Church Porch, a service book and hymnal for Sunday schools Rev. Ed. #109

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The Church Porch #98

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The Eclectic Sabbath School Hymn Book #42

The Golden Harp #d392

The Hymnal of the Evangelical Lutheran Augustana Synod. Text ed. #d645

The Hymns from the Children's Hymnal; with a Service, for Sunday Schools #d234

The New Children's Hymnal #d328

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The New Sabbath School Hosanna #180b

The Sabbath Chimes #d315

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The Sabbath School Bell #100

The Sabbath School Hymn Book #d334

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The Sunday School Chant and Tune Book #7

The Sunday School Child's Hymn Book. Rev. #d45

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The Sunday School Hymnal #64

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The Sunday School Hymnal #282

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The Sunday School Hymnal #282

The Union Singing Book #d133

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The Union Singing Book #88

The Voice of Praise #d295

The Westminster Collection of Sabbath School Hymns and Tunes #d129

The Young Churchman's Hymnal (Diocese of Western New York) #d58

The Young Churchman's Hymnal. 5th ed. #d59

Union Hymns. Rev. #d466

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