Why should we spend our youthful days

Why should we spend our youthful days

Author: John Burton
Published in 44 hymnals

Author: John Burton

Burton, John, jun, a popular hymn-writer for children, was b. July 23, 1803, at Stratford in Essex, in which place he carried on business as a cooper for about 50 years. He died in 1877. Mr. Burton was a member of the Congregational body, and a Deacon of the Chapel where he attended, His contributions to hymnody began in 1822, when he sent his first production to the Evangelical Magazine. He continued to contribute to that and other periodicals for many years, his signature in the former being "Essex, J. B.," and in the Child's Companion, J. B. Essex." His publications are:— (1) One Hundred Original Hymns for the Young, 1850; (2) Hymns for Little Children, 1851; (3) The Child-Life of David; (4) The Book of Psalms in English Verse, 1871;… Go to person page >

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First Line: Why should we spend our youthful days
Author: John Burton

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Union Hymns. Rev. #d497

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Selection of Hymns for the Sunday School Union of the Methodist Episcopal Church #173

Portsmouth Sunday School Hymn Book #d204

Hymns for Sunday Schools, Selected from Various Authoors #d255

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The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #228

Sabbath School and Social Hymns of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the U.S.A. #d321

Union Hymns. Rev. #d513

The Sabbath School Choir #d70

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Hymns for Youth, Suitable to be Used in Sabbath and Parochial Schools #234

Sabbath School Vocalist #d131

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The Christian Melodist: a new collection of hymns for social religious worship #460

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New Union Hymns #196

The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d500

The Sunday School Melodist #d129

Hymns for Schools and Families #d576

Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d501

Hymns for Sunday School Worship #d95

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #209

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Sunday-School Hymns #141

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The Presbyterian Juvenile Psalmodist #205

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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #209

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Hymns for Schools and Families, Specailly Designed for the Children of the Church #341

The Church Hymn Book #d1180

Hymns, Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools of the Evangelical Lutheran Church #d528

The Union Harp and Revival Chorister. Rev ed. #d483

Sunday School Hymn Book #d534

The School Psalter #d328

Choral Harp for Sunday Schools #d173

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The Altar, a Service Book for Sunday Schools (New and Enl. Ed.) #52

Canadian Sabbath-School Hymn Book #d282

The One Key Singer #d61

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Year of Worship for Sunday Schools and Homes #100

Children's Diadem #d109

The Song Wreath #d83

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