Where'er the Lord shall build my house

Where'er the Lord shall build my house

Author: Elizabeth Scott
Tune: LONGWORTH
Published in 23 hymnals

Author: Elizabeth Scott

Scott, Elizabeth, daughter of the Rev. Thomas Scott, Independent Minister at Norwich, and sister of Thomas Scott, noted below, was born at Norwich about 1708. In 1751 she was married to Elisha Williams, who had been from 1726 to 1739 Rector of Yale College, U.S.A., and with him she proceeded to Connecticut. On the death of Mr. Williams she was married to the Hon. William Smith, of New York, who also predeceased her. She died at Wethersfield, Connecticut, June 13th, 1776. In connection with Miss Scott's hymns we are acquainted directly and indirectly with four manuscripts, each of which is interesting in itself. These are as follows:— i. The first manuscript is in the library of Yale College, New Haven, Connecticut. Mr. Franklin Bowditch… Go to person page >

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First Line: Where'er the Lord shall build my house
Author: Elizabeth Scott

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns: from Watts, Doddridge, and others (4th ed. with an appendix) #546Page Scan
A New Selection of Nearly Eight Hundred Evangelical Hymns, from More than 200 Authors in England, Scotland, Ireland, & America, including a great number of originals, alphabetically arranged #298Page Scan
A New Selection of Seven Hundred Evangelical Hymns ... intended as a Supplement to Dr. Watts's Psalms and Tunes #298Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns, from the Best Authors, Designed as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d731
A Selection of Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns from Watts, Doddridge, Merrick, Scott, Cowper, Barbauld, Steele, and others (2nd ed.) #546Page Scan
A Selection of Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns, from Watts, Doddridge, Merrick, Scott, Cowper, Barbauld, Steele ...compiled for the use of the Unitarian Church in Philadelphia #546Page Scan
Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #914Page Scan
Family Hymns #d280
Family Singing Book. Rev ed. with Supplement #d324
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #926Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #926Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Melody #550Page Scan
Hymns for Family Worship with Prayers for Every Day in the Week, Selected from Various Authors #96Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #409Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #409Page Scan
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d801
Seamen's Devotional Assistant and Mariners' Hymns (American Seamen's Friend Society) #d576
Seamen's Devotional Assistant, and Mariners' Hymns; prepared under direction of the American Seamen's Friend Society #467Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn Book, in Two Parts #d622
The Family Choir #d49
The Gospel Psalmist #613Page Scan
The Philadelphia Hymn Book; or, a selection of sacred poetry, consisting of psalms and hymns from Watts...and others, adapted to public and private devotion #546Page Scan
The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #1017Page Scan



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