Where two or three together meet, My love and mercy to repeat

Where two or three together meet, My love and mercy to repeat

Author: John Kent
Published in 39 hymnals

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1 "Where two or three together meet,
My love and mercy to repeat,
And tell what I have done,
There will I be," saith God, "to bless,
And ev'ry burden'd soul redress,
Who worships at my throne."

2 Make one in this assembly, Lord,
Speak to each heart some cheering word,
To set the spirit free:
Impart a kind celestial show'r,
And grant that we may spend an hour
In fellowship with thee.

Source: Hymns, Selected and Original: for public and private worship (1st ed.) #488

Author: John Kent

Kent, John, was born at Bideford, Devonshire, Dec. 1766, and died Nov. 15, 1843. As a working shipwright his opportunities for acquiring the education and polish necessary for the production of refined verse were naturally limited. His hymns are strongly worded, very earnest and simple, and intensely Calvinistic. A few were published in Samuel Reece's Collection, 1799. The first edition of his Collection of Original Gospel Hymns, was published in 1803, and the 10th edition, with "The Author's Experience," in verse, 264 hymns, 15 longer pieces, and a Life by his Son in 1861. The Calvinistic teaching so prominent in his hymns has restricted their use to a limited number of collections. The greatest use made of them in modern hymnbooks has bee… Go to person page >

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First Line: Where two or three together meet, My love and mercy to repeat
Author: John Kent
Refrain First Line: Jesus is here

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A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book . 27th ed. #d563

A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d337

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A Selection of Hymns for Worship (2nd ed.) #214

A Selection of Hymns....3d ed #d260

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Hymns, Selected and Original, for Public and Private Worship #488

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Hymns, Selected and Original: for public and private worship (1st ed.) #488

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Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (30th ed.) #488

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Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (60th ed., 1st rev. ed.) #488

Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d126

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The Advent Harp; designed for believers in the speedy coming of Christ #56a

The Baptist Harmony #d453

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The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #102

The Bible Harp #d324

The Church Hymn Book #d1159

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The Harp #1082

The Old Baptist Hymn Book #d322

Union Hymns. Rev. #d478

Union Hymns. Rev. #d494

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