Who make the Lord of hosts their tower

Who make the Lord of hosts their tower

Author: James Montgomery
Published in 18 hymnals

Author: James Montgomery

Montgomery, James, son of John Montgomery, a Moravian minister, was born at Irvine, Ayrshire, Nov. 4, 1771. In 1776 he removed with his parents to the Moravian Settlement at Gracehill, near Ballymena, county of Antrim. Two years after he was sent to the Fulneck Seminary, Yorkshire. He left Fulneck in 1787, and entered a retail shop at Mirfield, near Wakefield. Soon tiring of that he entered upon a similar situation at Wath, near Rotherham, only to find it quite as unsuitable to his taste as the former. A journey to London, with the hope of finding a publisher for his youthful poems ended in failure; and in 1792 he was glad to leave Wath for Shefield to join Mr. Gales, an auctioneer, bookseller, and printer of the Sheffield Register newspap… Go to person page >

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First Line: Who make the Lord of hosts their tower
Author: James Montgomery

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship #178

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (10th ed.) #178

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (6th ed.) #178

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (3rd ed.) #178

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #178

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #178

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Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #715

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #228

Hymns, Collects, Anthems and Selections #d288

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New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #19d

The American Hymn and Tune Book #d901

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