When wild confusion wrecks the air

When wild confusion wrecks the air

Author: M. Byles
Published in 25 hymnals

Author: M. Byles

Byles, Mather, D.D., born 1706, educated at Harvard, 1725, died 1788. He was an eminent Congregational Minister of Boston, and, for his time and place, an elegant scholar. He corresponded with, and was well thought of by the English wits and literati. His Toryism brought him into trouble at the Revolution, causing him, in his own words, to be “guarded, reguarded, and disregarded." His Sermons wore published at various dates from 1729 to 1771, and his Poems in 1727, 1736, and 1744. Of the Appendix to Tate and Brady, published by S. Kneeland in 1760, he edited hymns 77 to 100 inclusive, of which hymns 78, 79, and 80 seem to be his own. Part of No. 78, beginning with st. vii., "When wild confusion wrecks the air," is a Judgment hymn, and ha… Go to person page >

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Author: M. Byles

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A Selection of Hymns #d323
A Selection of Hymns: including a few originals, designed to aid the friends of Zion in their private and social worship #274Page Scan
Advent Hymn Book #d130
Christian Psalmody, in Four Parts; containing Dr. Watt's Psalms Abridged; Dr. Watt's Hymns Abridged; Select Hymns from Other Authors; and Select Harmony: together with directions... (2nd. ed.) #SH233Page Scan
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d1056
Millennial Harp: designed for meetings on the second coming Christ (Improved ed.) #C62Page Scan
Millennial Harp: or, Second Advent Hymns: designed for the meetings on the second coming of Christ #M62Page Scan
Millennial Musings #d113
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #1111Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns for Public worship, Containing All the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts ... #d1123
Sacred Poetry and Music Reconciled; or a Collection of Hymns, Original and Compiled #437Page Scan
Sacred poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns adapted to Christian devotion in publick & private. New ed. #d538
Sacred Poetry: Consisting of Psalms and Hymns, adapted to Christian Devotion, in Publick and Private. New Ed. #d535
Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns, adapted to Christian devotion, in public and private, selected from the best authors, with variations and additions #H.CCLXXIXPage Scan
Select Hymns: the third part of Christian Psalmody; with directions for musical expression (Stereotype ed.) #233Page Scan
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #432Page Scan
The Advent Christian Hymnal #d1013
The Advent Harp; designed for believers in the speedy coming of Christ #101bPage Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #1111Page Scan
The Baptist Praise Book #1075Page Scan
The Christians' Songster #d150
The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #1052Page Scan
The Harp #999Page Scan
The Jubilee Harp: a choice selection of psalmody, ancient and modern, designed for use in public and social worship #746Page Scan
The Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs of the Rev. Isaac Watts, D. D.: to which are added select hymns, from other authors; and directions for musical expression (New ed.) #D233Page Scan



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