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While here on earth I'm called to stay

While here on earth I'm called to stay

Author: John Dobell
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: John Dobell

Dobell, John, b. 1757, d. May, 1840, was a port-gauger under the Board of Excise, at Poole, Dorset, and a person of some local note. In 1806 he published:— A New Selection of Seven Hundred Evangelical Hymns for Private, Family, and Public Worship (Many Original) from more than two hundred of the best Authors in England, Scotland, Ireland, and America, Arranged in alphabetical order; Intended as a Supplement to Dr. Watts's Psalms and Hymns. By John Dobell. Lond., Williams and Smith, 1806. Subsequently this Selection was increased to "More than Eight Hundred" hymns, and the wording of the title-page was changed in several instances. Dobell's account of this work is:— "The hymns here presented to the public I have collected from m… Go to person page >

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First Line: While here on earth I'm called to stay
Author: John Dobell
Copyright: Public Domain

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A New Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #421

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A Selection of Hymns for the use of social religious meetings, and for private devotions 2d ed. #45

A Selection of Hymns....3d ed #d263

Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Selected and Original. 7th ed. #d495

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Social Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #408

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The Cluster of Spiritual Songs, Divine Hymns and Sacred Poems #XXX

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