Brethren, while we journey here

Brethren, while we journey here

Author: Joseph Swain
Published in 223 hymnals

Author: Joseph Swain

Swain, Joseph, was born at Birmingham in 1761, and after being apprenticed to an engraver, removed to London. After a time he became a decided Christian, and being of an emotional poetic temperament, began to give expression to his new thoughts and feelings in hymns. In 1783 he was baptized by the Rev. Dr. Rippon, and in 1791 became minister of a Baptist congregation in East Street, Walworth. After a short but popular and very useful ministry, he died April 16, 1796 Swain published the following:— (1) A Collection of Poems on Several Occasions, London, 1781; (2) Redemption, a Poem in five Books, London, 1789; (3) Experimental Essays on Divine Subjects, London, 1791; (4) Walworth Hymns, by J. Swain, Pastor of the Baptist Church Meeting… Go to person page >

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First Line: Brethren, while we journey here
Author: Joseph Swain
Refrain First Line: We're a band of pilgrims

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A Choice Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d15
A Choice Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the use of the Baptist Church and all lovers of song #434Page Scan
A Choice Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Designed to Aid in the Devotions of Prayer, Conference, and Camp-Meetings #68Page Scan
A Choice Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs. Stereotype ed. #d16
A Choice Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the use of Christians #332Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ: taken from the most approved authors, and adapted to public and private worship #638Page Scan
A Collection of Spiritual Hymns: adapted to the Various Kinds of Christian Worship, and especially designed for the use of the Brethren in Christ. 2nd ed. #406Page Scan
A Manual of Devotion and Hymns for the House of Refuge, City of New York #298Page Scan
A New and Choice Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the Use of the Regular Baptist Church. 10th ed. #d66
A New and Choice Selection of Hymns for Social Worship and Pravate Devotion #d17
A New Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs: designed for prayer, conference and camp-meetings #5Page Scan
A New Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs: from the best authors; designed for the use of conference meetings, private circles, and congregations (21st ed. with an appendix) #394Page Scan
A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book . 27th ed. #d61
A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d35
A Selection of Favorite Conference Hymns with Historical Sketches of Church History: through every century of the Christian Era #25Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs: designed (especially the former part) for the use of congregations as an appendix to Dr. Watt's Psalms and Hymn #S.CXXVII
A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs: in two parts, part I. containing the hymns; part II. containing the songs...(3rd ed. corr. and enl. by author) #S.CXXVIIPage Scan
A Selection of Hymns, from the Best Authors #34Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns, from Various Authors: adapted to Public Worship and Social Prayer Meetings #d46
A Selection of Hymns: including a few originals, designed to aid the friends of Zion in their private and social worship #215Page Scan
A Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for the Church and the Choir #530Page Scan
Advent Hymn Book #d17
Baptist Chorals: a tune and hymn book designed to promote general congregational singing; containing one hundred and sixty four tunes adapted to about four hundred choice hymns #375Page Scan
Bible School Echoes, and Sacred Hymns #d26
Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d99
Camp Meeting Hymn Book #d20
Chapel Melodies #142Page Scan
Choice Hymns: for social and private devotion, Lord's Day schools and revivals. (2nd ed.) #173Page Scan
Choice Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d11
Christian Praise: a manual of worship for public, social and private devotion #463Page Scan
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d128
Companion of Praise for the Sunday School, Family and Prayer Meeting #d20
Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d95
Conference Hymns, Selected and Original. 3rd ed. #d12
Conference Hymns. a new collection of hymns, designed especially for use in conference and prayer meetings, and family worship. #14Page Scan
Cottage Melodies; a hymn and tune book, for prayer and social meetings and the home circle #253Page Scan
Crystal Gems for the Sabbath School: containing a choice collection of new hymns and tunes, suitable for anniversaries, and all other exercises of the Sabbath-school... #57Page Scan
Devotional hymns: selected for public and social worship #S245Page Scan
Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs (Rev. corr. and enl.) #S20Page Scan
Dyer's Psalmist: A Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs for the use of Baptist Churches (Rev. & Corrd. ed.) #314Page Scan
Family Hymns #d32
Fruits and Flowers #d21
General Baptist Hymn Book #d69
Golden Songs: for the Sabbath School, Sanctuary and Social Worship #150Page Scan
Gospel Hymns #d62
Gospel Hymns and Tune Book #d40
Hallowed Songs: a collection of the most popular hymns and tunes, both old, and new, designed for prayer and social meetings, revivals, family worship, and Sabbath schools #330Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #S40Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #S40Page Scan
Hymn Book of the United Evangelical Church #312Page Scan
Hymn-Book of the Evangelical Association #579Page Scan
Hymns and Psalms, Original and Modern, Selected and Revised #d68
Hymns and Songs for Social and Sabbath Worship #395Page Scan
Hymns and Songs for Social and Sabbath Worship. (Rev. ed.) #395Page Scan
Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #646Page Scan
Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d59
Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. (5th ed.) #B114Page Scan
Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. (8th ed.) #b114Page Scan
Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Selected and Original. 7th ed. #d50
Hymns and Spiritual Songs. 1st Canadian ed. #d46
Hymns and Tunes: for those who keep the commandments of God and the faith of Jesus. #444Page Scan
Hymns for Second Advent Believers #d14
Hymns for Social Meetings #82Page Scan
Hymns for the Camp. (3rd ed. rev. and enl.) #92Page Scan
Hymns for the Master #d6
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #769Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Brethren in Christ #d59
Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d131
Hymns of Christian Endeavor #117Page Scan
Hymns of the Advent #184Page Scan
Hymns of the Ages for Public and Social Worship #169Page Scan
Hymns of the Ages for Public and Social Worship, Approved and Recommended ... by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the U.S. 2nd ed. #d56
Hymns of the Church Militant #489Page Scan
Hymns of the Morning: Designed for the use of God's People #184Page Scan
Hymns of Zion #d29
Hymns selected from various authors: for the use of the Evangelical Association, and all lovers of pious devotion (5th ed.) #312Page Scan
Hymns, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. (5th ed. corr.) #314Page Scan
Hymns, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. 8th ed. #d37
Hymns, Principles of Faith, Church Order, and Divine Services, or Occasional liturgy; for the use of Messiah's Church #21Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient & modern (Abr. ed.) #364Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient and modern #740Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in the prayer-meeting #356Page Scan
Millennial Harp: designed for meetings on the second coming Christ (Improved ed.) #A14Page Scan
Millennial Harp: or, Second Advent Hymns: designed for the meetings on the second coming of Christ #14Page Scan
New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #470Page Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #1065Page Scan
Original and Select Hymns, and Sacred Pindoric Odes., few of which have ever been published (1st. ed.) #49Page Scan
Our Favorite Hymnal #d29
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #722Page Scan
Pocket Hymns: original and selected. designed for the use of the regular Baptist church, and all who love our Lord Jesus Christ #230Page Scan
Prayer Meeting, Revival, and Union Hymns #d9
Primitive Baptist Hymn and Tune book #d48
Primitive Baptist Hymn and Tune Book. Rev. #d26
Primitive Baptist Hymnal #d40
Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #734Page Scan
Revival Gems: a collection of spirit-stirring hymns. Specially adapted to revivals #124Page Scan
Revival Hymns #d14
Revival Hymns #163Page Scan
Sacred Melodies #d34
Sacred Melodies #d21



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