Touch not, taste not, handle not

Author: J. B. Atchinson

Atchinson, Jonathan Bush, born at Wilson, New York, Feb. 17, 1840, and "licensed as a Methodist Preacher," Sept. 6, 1874. Of his hymns the following are the best known:— 1. Behold the stone is rolled away. [Easter.] This was Mr. Atchinson's first hymn. It appeared in the Sunday School Times, Dec. 1874. It is not in use in Great Britain. 2. Fully persuaded, Lord, I believe. [Faith.] Written in 1874 or 1875, and first published in Gospel Hymns, No. 1. It is given in I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs & Solos, No. 149, with music by W. F. Sherwin. 3. I have read of a beautiful city. [Heaven.] Written about the same time as the former, and published in Gospel Hymns. It is given in I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs & Solos, No. 4… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Who hath sorrow, who hath woe
Title: Touch not, taste not, handle not
Author: J. B. Atchinson
Language: English
Refrain First Line: They who tarry at the wine cup
Copyright: Public Domain

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Band of Hope Songs #d55
Bible Temperance Hymns #d70
Bible Temperance Hymns #48Page Scan
Christian Songs #d166
Christian Songs #d167
Helps for Worship: for Use in the Sunday School, the Prayer Meetings and the Home #16Page Scan
Hymn-Book of the Evangelical Association #729Page Scan
Hymns for Worship, for Use in the Sunday School, the Prayer Meeting and Home #d120
New Standard Singer #d252
New Standard Singer, Pt. 1-7 #d256
Prayerful Praises. 5th ed. #d161
Primary Songs No.2 #d85
Select Sabbath School Songs #d16
Service Songs for Young People's Societies, Sunday Schools and Church Prayer Meetings #A22
Songs for the Service of Prayer #484Page Scan
Songs of Pilgrimage, a Hymnal for the Churches of Christ, Part I #d274
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #956Page Scan
Sparkling Diamonds #d163
Sunday School Songs: a Treasury of Devotional Hymns and Tunes for the Sunday School #87Page Scan
Temperance Jewels #25Page Scan
Temperance Songs, for Congregational Singing in Temperance Gatherings of All Varieties #d77
The Evangelical Hymn and Tune Book #d827
The Garner #d140
The New Brunswick Temperance Songster #d43
Welcome Songs #169Page Scan
Welcome Songs No. 1 for Sabbath Schools #d40
Westminster Sabbath School Hymnal, a collection of hymns and tunes for use in sabbath-schools and social meetings #126Page Scan
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