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While sorrows encompass me round

While sorrows encompass me round

Author: Caleb Jarvis Taylor
Published in 23 hymnals

Author: Caleb Jarvis Taylor

Caleb Jarvis Taylor was a Methodist minister, songwriter, author, and schoolteacher in Kentucky. Born Roman Catholic he converted before the age of 20. He organized early Methodist congregations in northeast Kentucky and supplied camp meeting songs during the Great Revival. He was born June 20, 1763, in St. Mary’s County, Maryland, and died June 6, 1816 in Maysville, Kentucky. Chris Hoh, from "The Early Camp Meeting Song Writers," Methodist Quarterly Review, 1859, Vol. XLI, Fourth Series, XI, April, p 401-413; The History of Methodism in Kentucky by a. H. Redford, p 128-134; Mt. Gilead Methodist Meeting House," Hopewell Museum website (www.hopewellmuseum.org) Go to person page >

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First Line: While sorrows encompass me round
Author: Caleb Jarvis Taylor
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 23 of 23)

A General Selection of the Newest and Most Admired Hymns and Spiritual Songs Now in Use #d130

A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs from the Best Authors #d226

A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Designed for the Use of the Pious #d149

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Baptist Hymn Book #aB107

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Hymn and Tune Book for Use in Old School or Primitive Baptist Churches #536

Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Selected and Original. 7th ed. #d497

Hymns on Select Passages of Scripture with Others Usually Sung at Camp-Meetings #d15

Pilgrim Songster #d115

Pilgrim's Songster #d101

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The Baptist Hymn Book #1251

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The Baptist Hymn Book #B107

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The Christian Hymn-Book (Corr. and Enl., 3rd. ed.) #222

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

The Dover Selection of Spiritual Songs #d268

The Dover Selection of Spiritual Songs, with an Appendix of Choice Hymns #d260

The Sacred Songster. 5th ed. #d195

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The Virginia Selection of Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #382

The Western Harp #d254

Virginia Selection of Psalms #d495

Zion's Hill #d78

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