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FILLMORE (Ingalls)

FILLMORE (Ingalls)

Composer: Jeremiah Ingalls
Published in 69 hymnals

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Composer: Jeremiah Ingalls

Jeremiah Ingalls USA 1764-1838. Born at Andover, MA, his father died of hardships from the American Revolutionary War when he was thirteen. In VT, he worked as a farmer, Cooper, Taverner, and choirmaster. He mastered the bass viol (similar to a cello) and became a composer. He moved to Newbury, VT, in 1787, and in 1791 he married Mary (Polly) Bigelow of Westminster, MA, and they had eleven children (nine living to adulthood): Smith, Jeremiah, Joshua, Jeremiah, Mary, Moses, Elizabeth, John, Almyra, Isaac, and Hannah. He taught singing and began leading the singing at the First Congregational Church there. The choir became well-known, and people came from miles around to hear them sing. In 1800 he built and operated a tavern. He also… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: FILLMORE (Ingalls)
Composer: Jeremiah Ingalls
Incipit: 13212 32123 55565
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain


And Can It Be, That I Should Gain?

And can it be that I should gain
An int'rest in the Savior's blood?
Died He for me, who caused His pain?
For me, who Him to death pursued?
Amazing love! how can it be
That Thou, my God, should die for me?

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The Cyber Hymnal #6580
Text: To God Will I Direct My Prayer
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Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1126

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Singing the Living Tradition #312

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The A.M.E. Zion Hymnal #323

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The A.M.E. Zion Hymnal #480


The Cyber Hymnal #6580

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Trinity Psalter Hymnal #123

Wesley Hymns #8

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ترانيم الإيمان #327

تسابيح المحبة #387

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نظم المرامير #46

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نظم المرامير #388

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