Cease, fond nature, cease this clinging

Cease, fond nature, cease this clinging

Author: William Hunter
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: William Hunter

Hunter, William, D.D, son of John Hunter, was born near Ballymoney, County Antrim, Ireland, May 26, 1811. He removed to America in 1817, and entered Madison College in 1830. For some time he edited the Conference Journal, and the Christian Advocate. In 1855 he was appointed Professor of Hebrew in Alleghany College: and subsequently Minister of the Methodist Episcopal Church, at Alliance, Stark Country, Ohio. He died in 1877. He edited Minstrel of Zion, 1845; Select Melodies, 1851; and Songs of Devotion, 1859. His hymns, over 125 in all, appeared in these works. Some of these have been translated into various Indian languages. The best known are :— 1. A home in heaven; what a joyful thought. Heaven a Home. From his Minstrel of Zion, 1… Go to person page >

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First Line: Cease, fond nature, cease this clinging
Author: William Hunter

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New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #409bPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #409bPage Scan
Revival and Camp Minstrel, containing the Best Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected #d49
The Minstrel of Zion: a book of religious songs, accompanied with appropriate music, chiefly original #60Page Scan
The Southern Harmony, and Musical Companion. New ed. #184
The Southern Harmony, and Musical Companion. New edition, thoroughly revised and much enlarged #184Page Scan



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