Zion, the city of our God

Zion, the city of our God

Author: John Newton
Published in 14 hymnals

Author: John Newton

Newton, John, who was born in London, July 24, 1725, and died there Dec. 21, 1807, occupied an unique position among the founders of the Evangelical School, due as much to the romance of his young life and the striking history of his conversion, as to his force of character. His mother, a pious Dissenter, stored his childish mind with Scripture, but died when he was seven years old. At the age of eleven, after two years' schooling, during which he learned the rudiments of Latin, he went to sea with his father. His life at sea teems with wonderful escapes, vivid dreams, and sailor recklessness. He grew into an abandoned and godless sailor. The religious fits of his boyhood changed into settled infidelity, through the study of Shaftesbury and… Go to person page >

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First Line: Zion, the city of our God
Author: John Newton

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Hymns and Tunes: for those who keep the commandments of God and the faith of Jesus. #344Page Scan
Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d1352
Hymns, Selected from Various Authors, for the Use of Young Persons 3rd Am. from 9th London ed. #d285
Hymns, Selected from Various Authors, for the Use of Young Persons #d263
Millennial Harp: designed for meetings on the second coming Christ (Improved ed.) #C51Page Scan
Millennial Harp: or, Second Advent Hymns: designed for the meetings on the second coming of Christ #M51Page Scan
Millennial Musings #d117
The Advent Harp; designed for believers in the speedy coming of Christ #118bPage Scan
The Christian Hymn Book #d740
The Christian Hymn Book. 7th ed. #d741
The Christian Psalmist: being a collection of psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs compiled from the most approved authors, and designed as a standard hymn book for public and social worship #S50Page Scan
The New and Most Complete Collection of Camp, Social and Prayer Meeting Hymns and Spiritual Songs Now in Use #276Page Scan
The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #983Page Scan
Vestry Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for all occasions of social worship #54bPage Scan



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