Blest is the hour when cares depart

Blest is the hour when cares depart

Author: Samuel Francis Smith
Published in 24 hymnals

Author: Samuel Francis Smith

Smith, Samuel Francis, D.D., was born in Boston, U.S.A., Oct. 21, 1808, and graduated in arts at Harvard, and in theology at Andover. He entered the Baptist ministry in 1832, and became the same year editor of the Baptist Missionary Magazine. He also contributed to the Encyclopaedia Americana. From 1834 to 1842 he was pastor at Waterville, Maine, and Professor of Modern Languages in Waterville College. In 1842 he removed to Newton, Massachusetts, where he remained until 1854, when he became the editor of the publications of the Baptist Missionary Union. With Baron Stow he prepared the Baptist collection known as The Psalmist, published in 1843, to which he contributed several hymns. The Psalmist is the most creditable and influential of… Go to person page >

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Christian Hymn and Tune Book, for use in Churches, and for Social and Family Devotions #640Page Scan
Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #766Page Scan
Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #811Page Scan
Hymn, Tune, and Service Book for Sunday Schools #239Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #708Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #708Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #73Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #73Page Scan
Hymns for the Hospital Chapel, Worcester #d29
Jubilant Voices #d14
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d61
Social Hymns and Tunes, for the Conference and Prayer Meeting, and the Home with services and prayers #331Page Scan
Songs of Gladness for the Sabbath School #61cPage Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book for Public Worship #A3Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book, for Public Worship #361Page Scan
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #712Page Scan
The Christian Hymnal #d75
The Christian Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship #476Page Scan
The Christian Minstrel: a New System of Musical Notations; with a Collectionof Psalm Tunes, Anthems, & Chants ... 104th ed. #d33
The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #947Page Scan
The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #947Page Scan
The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #791Page Scan
The School Psalter #d31
The Tabernacle #d33



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