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When wild confusion wrecks the air

When wild confusion wrecks the air

Author: M. Byles
Published in 31 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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First Line: When wild confusion wrecks the air
Author: M. Byles
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Selection of Hymns #d323

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A Selection of Hymns #274

Advent Hymn Book #d130

Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d1056

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Hymns of the "Jubilee Harp" #a746

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Millennial Harp #C62

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Millennial Harp #M62

Millennial Musings #d113

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Plymouth Collection #a1111

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Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #1111

Psalms and Hymns for Public worship, Containing All the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts ... #d1123

Sacred poetry #d538

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Sacred Poetry #aH.CCLXXIX

Sacred Poetry #d535

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Sacred Poetry #H.CCLXXIX

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Select Hymns, The Third Part of Christian Psalmody. 3rd ed. #aa233

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Select Hymns #233

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Songs of Pilgrimage #432

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d1013

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The Advent Harp; designed for believers in the speedy coming of Christ #101b

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book #1111

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The Baptist Praise Book #1075

The Christians' Songster #d150

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The Congregational Hymn Book #1052

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The Harp #999

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The Harp. 2nd ed. #a999

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The Jubilee Harp #746

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The Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs of the Rev. Isaac Watts, D. D. #D233

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