Ye erring souls that wildly roam

Ye erring souls that wildly roam

Author: William Hunter
Published in 10 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 >

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First Line: Ye erring souls that wildly roam
Author: William Hunter
Refrain First Line: O, I'll not die here with want severe
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 10 of 10)

Hymns of The Voice of Praise #d313

Psalms and Hymns for the Worship of God #d957

Select Melodies, comprising the Best of Those Hymns and Spiritual Songs in Common Use #d293

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The American Church Harp #39

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The Christian Songster #7

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The Minstrel of Zion #42

The Voice of Praise #d312

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