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SESSIONS

SESSIONS

Composer: L. O. Emerson
Published in 75 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Composer: L. O. Emerson

Luther Orlando Emerson was born at Parsonsfield, Maine, August 3, 1820. He descended from distinguished English ancestry. His parents were quite musical, and while the family circle were together, they had a choir and orchestra of their own. The father played the violoncello, the mother was an excellent singer, the flute and violin added their sweet tones, till the quiet homestead rang with melody. Mr. Emerson's education was obtained at the district school, Parsonsfield Seminary and Effingham Academy. He was full of energy, quick and versatile, an apt scholar, and with a view to entering the profession of medicine he entered Dracut Academy, Mass. But his great love for music swerved him from that course, and now, having far better oppo… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: L. O. Emerson
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Incipit: 56515 65123 22322
Key: C Major

Texts

Praise God From Whom All Blessings Flow

Praise God, from whom all blessings flow;
Praise Him, all creatures here below;
Praise Him above, ye heav'nly host;
Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost.
Amen.

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Faith Is a Living Power from Heaven

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #3725
Text: Lord, I Am Thine, Entirely Thine
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The Cyber Hymnal #4087
Text: Lord, We Are Blind
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The Cyber Hymnal #6850
Text: To God for Help Will I Repair
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The Cyber Hymnal #7589
Text: Wait, O My Soul, Thy Maker's Will
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Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)

Primitive Baptist Hymn and Tune Book #6

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The Cyber Hymnal #3725

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The Cyber Hymnal #4087

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The Cyber Hymnal #6850

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The Cyber Hymnal #7589

The Sacred Harp (Rev. Cooper Ed.) #38a

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نظم المرامير #44

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نظم المرامير #203

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نظم المرامير #294

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