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While through another rolling year

While through another rolling year

Author: James Edmeston
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: James Edmeston

Edmeston, James, born Sept. 10, 1791. His maternal grandfather was the Rev. Samuel Brewer, who for 50 years was the pastor of an Independent congregation at Stepney. Educated as an architect and surveyor, in 1816 he entered upon his profession on his own account, and continued to practice it until his death on Jan. 7, 1867. The late Sir G. Gilbert Scott was his pupil. Although an Independent by descent he joined the Established Church at a comparatively early age, and subsequently held various offices, including that of churchwarden, in the Church of St. Barnabas, Homerton. His hymns number nearly 2000. The best known are “Lead us, Heavenly Father, lead us” and "Saviour, breathe an evening blessing." Many of his hymns were written for c… Go to person page >

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First Line: While through another rolling year
Author: James Edmeston

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American Sunday School Psalmody; or, hymns and music, for the use of Sunday-schools and teacher's meetings; with a manual of instruction #61Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Selected from Various Authoors #d250
Hymns for Youth, Suitable to be Used in Sabbath and Parochial Schools #372Page Scan
Hymns, Selected and Arranged for the Sunday School of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of St. Matthew, Philadelphia #d205
New Union Hymns #416Page Scan
Sabbath School and Social Hymns of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the U.S.A. #d313
Sunday School Hymn Book. (19th ed) #88Page Scan
The New England Sunday School Hymn Book #d153
The Presbyterian Juvenile Psalmodist #149Page Scan



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