Ye daughters of Zion, declare, have ye seen

Ye daughters of Zion, declare, have ye seen

Author: Joseph Swain
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: Joseph Swain

Swain, Joseph, was born at Birmingham in 1761, and after being apprenticed to an engraver, removed to London. After a time he became a decided Christian, and being of an emotional poetic temperament, began to give expression to his new thoughts and feelings in hymns. In 1783 he was baptized by the Rev. Dr. Rippon, and in 1791 became minister of a Baptist congregation in East Street, Walworth. After a short but popular and very useful ministry, he died April 16, 1796 Swain published the following:— (1) A Collection of Poems on Several Occasions, London, 1781; (2) Redemption, a Poem in five Books, London, 1789; (3) Experimental Essays on Divine Subjects, London, 1791; (4) Walworth Hymns, by J. Swain, Pastor of the Baptist Church Meeting… Go to person page >

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First Line: Ye daughters of Zion, declare, have ye seen
Author: Joseph Swain

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Dyer's Psalmist: A Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs for the use of Baptist Churches (Rev. & Corrd. ed.) #42Page Scan
Songs of Zion Enlarged: a manual of the best and most popular hymns and tunes, for social and private devotion #164Page Scan
Songs of Zion: a manual of the best and most popular hymns and tunes, for social and private devotion #102Page Scan
The Baptist Harp: a new collection of hymns for the closet, the family, social worship, and revivals #249Page Scan
The Christian Psalmist #d780
The New Congregational Hymn and Tune Book, for Public, Social and Private Worship #697Page Scan
The South Western Psalmist #d455



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