|Short Name:||Henry Moore|
|Full Name:||Moore, Henry, 1732-1802|
Moore, Henry, 1732-1802. Son of a Presbyterian minister of the same name at Plymouth. Educated at Doddridge's Academy at Northampton, from 1757 to 1788 minister at Modbury, and then at Liskeard. Author of Lyrical and Miscellaneous Poems, published posthumously with a memoir by Dr. Aikin. Of his hymns, which are frequent in the books later than Kippis, the Dukinfield Collection, 1822, gives 5.
1. All earthly charms, however dear. The unfading beauty of holiness.
2. Amidst a world of hopes and fears. A prayer for guidance.
3. Assist us, Lord, to act, to be. Divine Help Solicited.
4. My God, thy boundless love I praise. The divine Love.
5. Soft are the fruitful showers that bring. A song of spring and New Life.
6. Supreme and universal light. Prayer for spiritual excellence.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)
|Texts by Henry Moore (26)||As||Instances|
|All earthly charms, however dear||Henry Moore (Author)||23|
|Amidst a world of hopes and fears||Henry Moore (Author)||47|
|Assist me, Lord, to act, to be||Henry Moore (Author)||2|
|Assist us, Lord, to act, to be||Henry Moore (Author)||7|
|But who shall see that glorious day||H. Moore (Author)||2|
|Father, if justly still we claim||Henry Moore (Author)||26|
|Frail life of man, how short its stay||Rev. Henry Moore (Author)||8|
|Friend of sinners, hear my plea||Henry Moore (Author)||9|
|Friends of sinners, hear my plea||Henry Moore (Author)||2|
|Hear, O ye dead, awake, arise||Rev. Henry Moore (Author)||2|
|I quit the world's fantastic joys||Henry Moore (Author)||6|
|My God, thy boundless love I praise||Henry Moore (Author)||100|
|No room in thy heart for the Savior of men||Henry Moore (Author)||1|
|O Holy Spirit from above||Henry Moore (Author)||2|
|O how wondrous is the story||Henry Moore (Author)||3|
|On all the earth thy Spirit shower||Henry Moore (Author)||32|
|Our life is but an idle play||Henry Moore (Author)||5|
|Shed down, O Lord, a heavenly ray||H. Moore (Author)||1|
|Soft are the fruitful showers that bring||Henry Moore (Author)||23|
|Supreme and universal light||Henry Moore (Author)||56|
|Sweet solitude, thou blessed placid queen||Henry Moore (Author)||3|
|Thrice happy he whose name is writ above||Dr. Henry Moore, 1614-1687 (Author)||2|
|When Christ his body up had borne||Henry Moore (Author)||2|
|When God the first foundations laid||Henry Moore (Author)||2|
|Who's this we see from Edom come||Henry Moore (Author)||2|
|Yes, mighty Jesus, thou shalt reign||Henry Moore (Author)||20|