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Whene'er I look into thy word

Whene'er I look into thy word

Author: Samuel Pearce
Published in 15 hymnals

Author: Samuel Pearce

Pearce, Samuel, son of a silversmith at Plymouth, was born in that town, July 20, 1766. Early in life he joined the Baptist Church in Plymouth, and, showing gifts for the ministry, was invited to preach. After a course of study at the Baptist College, Bristol, he became, in 1790, pastor of the Baptist congregation in Cannon Street, Birmingham. There his ministry was remarkably successful; but after a brief and bright course he died on Oct. 10, 1799. He was strongly disposed to foreign mission work, and was one of the founders of the Baptist Missionary Society, in 1792. His Memoirs, by A. Fuller, was published in 1800. Embodied in the Memoirs were eleven poetical pieces. In the 2nd edition, 1801, these pieces were grouped together at the e… Go to person page >

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First Line: Whene'er I look into thy word
Author: Samuel Pearce



Instances (1 - 15 of 15)
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A Selection of Hymns, from the Best Authors #212

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Choice Hymns #74

Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d1058

General Collection of Hymns, Original and Selected, for Use of Christians #d365

Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d430

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Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. (5th ed.) #B231

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Hymns, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. (5th ed. corr.) #208

Hymns, Original and Selected, for the use of Christians #d287

Hymns, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. 8th ed. #d314

Spiritual Melodies #d360

Spiritual Melodies. Enl. & impr. ed. #d424

The Millennial Harp #d529

The Millennial Harp #d263

The Saints' Harp #d1041

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