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With what a fixed and peaceful mind

With what a fixed and peaceful mind

Author: Samuel Pearce
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: Samuel Pearce

Pearce, Samuel, son of a silversmith at Plymouth, was born in that town, July 20, 1766. Early in life he joined the Baptist Church in Plymouth, and, showing gifts for the ministry, was invited to preach. After a course of study at the Baptist College, Bristol, he became, in 1790, pastor of the Baptist congregation in Cannon Street, Birmingham. There his ministry was remarkably successful; but after a brief and bright course he died on Oct. 10, 1799. He was strongly disposed to foreign mission work, and was one of the founders of the Baptist Missionary Society, in 1792. His Memoirs, by A. Fuller, was published in 1800. Embodied in the Memoirs were eleven poetical pieces. In the 2nd edition, 1801, these pieces were grouped together at the e… Go to person page >

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First Line: With what a fixed and peaceful mind
Author: Samuel Pearce

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A Collection of Hymns from Various Authors. New ed. #d377

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A Collection of Spiritual Hymns #446

A Selection of Hymns, from Various Authors #d450

The Church Hymn Book #d1195

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