We ask for donations here just twice a year, and this is one of those times. So, before you hit the "close" button on this box, would you consider a donation to keep Hymnary.org going? Even small amounts help, and they also let us know you're behind us and support what we do.

Last month, our Hymnary website had almost 1 million visitors from around the world: people like you who love hymns. To serve our users well takes money, and we have limited sources of revenue. This fund drive is one such source.

You can make your tax-deductible contribution by sending a check to Hymnary.org at 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546, or you can click the Donate button below. From the entire Hymnary.org team, our grateful thanks.

Who shall forbid our grateful [chastened] woe

Who shall forbid our grateful [chastened] woe

Author: William Hunter
Tune: SILOAM (Woodbury)
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: William Hunter

Hunter, William, D.D, son of John Hunter, was born near Ballymoney, County Antrim, Ireland, May 26, 1811. He removed to America in 1817, and entered Madison College in 1830. For some time he edited the Conference Journal, and the Christian Advocate. In 1855 he was appointed Professor of Hebrew in Alleghany College: and subsequently Minister of the Methodist Episcopal Church, at Alliance, Stark Country, Ohio. He died in 1877. He edited Minstrel of Zion, 1845; Select Melodies, 1851; and Songs of Devotion, 1859. His hymns, over 125 in all, appeared in these works. Some of these have been translated into various Indian languages. The best known are :— 1. A home in heaven; what a joyful thought. Heaven a Home. From his Minstrel of Zion, 1… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Who shall forbid our grateful [chastened] woe
Author: William Hunter
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)
Page Scan

Hymn-Book of the Evangelical Association #811

Page Scan

Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #986

Page Scan

Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #986

Page Scan

Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #507

Page Scan

Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #507

Page Scan

Sacred Hymns and Tunes #356

The Evangelical Hymn and Tune Book #d830

Page Scan

The Minstrel of Zion #134

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements


It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Ad revenue helps keep us running. Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or subscribing to eliminate ads entirely and help support Hymnary.org.