Young and happy while thou art

Young and happy while thou art

Author: George W. Doane
Published in 16 hymnals

Author: George W. Doane

Doane, George Washington, D.D. Bishop Doane was born at Trenton, New Jersey, May 27, 1799, and graduated at Union College, Schenectady, New York. Ordained in 1821, he was Assistant Minister at Trinity Church, New York, till 1824. In 1824 he became a Professor at Trinity College, Hartford, Conn.; in 1828 Rector of Trinity Church, Boston; and, in 1832, Bishop of New Jersey. He founded St. Mary's Hall, Burlington, 1837, and Burlington College, Burlington, 1846. Died April 27, 1859.  Bishop Doane's exceptional talents, learning, and force of character, made him one of the great prelates of his time. His warmth of heart secured devoted friends, who still cherish his memory with revering affection. He passed through many and severe troubles, whi… Go to person page >

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First Line: Young and happy while thou art
Author: George W. Doane



Instances (1 - 16 of 16)

Grammar School Hymn Book #d304

Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d510

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Plymouth Sabbath School Collection: or, Hymns and Tunes #26

Sabbath School Gems #d153

Sabbath School Psalmody #d58

Sacred Songs for Church and Home #d571

The Golden Harp #d413

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The School Hymn-Book: for normal, high, and grammar schools #183

The School Psalter #d334

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The Sunday School Liturgy. (4th ed.) #52

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