Christian, the morn breaks sweetly o'er thee

Christian, the morn breaks sweetly o'er thee

Author: Joseph Rusling
Published in 73 hymnals

Author: Joseph Rusling

Rusling, J., p. 931, i. 255, b. 1788, d. 1839. From this American writer there is a mutilated fragment in Stryker's College Hymnal, 1904: "The morn, O Christian, breaketh o'er thee" (Death and Heaven anticipated). In H. W. Beecher's Plymouth Collection, 1855, this hymn begins ‚ÄúChristian, the morn breaks sweetly o'er thee." It is usually dated 1832. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)  Go to person page >

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First Line: Christian, the morn breaks sweetly o'er thee
Author: Joseph Rusling
Refrain First Line: Arise, arise, the light breaks o'er thee

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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs; suited to the various kinds of Christian worship; and especially designed for and adapted to the Fraternity of the Brethren... #769Page Scan
A Companion to the Canadian Sunday School Harp: being a selection of hymns set to music, for Sunday schools and the social circle #156Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns: printed only for the use of the sabbath school of the Tenth Presbyterian Church, of Philadelphia #6Page Scan
A Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for the Church and the Choir #577Page Scan
Advent Hymn Book #d20
Book of Praise for the Sunday School: with hymns and tunes appropriate for the prayer meeting and the home circle #86Page Scan
Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d131
Christ in Song #d78
Christ in Song: for all religious services nearly one thousand best gospel hymns, new and old with responsive scripture readings (Rev. and Enl.) #680Page Scan
Christian Hymn and Tune Book, for use in Churches, and for Social and Family Devotions #552Page Scan
Christian Songs: for the Sunday School #190Page Scan
Cottage Melodies; a hymn and tune book, for prayer and social meetings and the home circle #522Page Scan
Crown of Glory #d13
Familiar Hymns for Social Meetings #153Page Scan
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 #316Page Scan
Hymns and Tunes: for those who keep the commandments of God and the faith of Jesus. #477Page Scan
Hymns for Second Advent Believers #d18
Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d165
Hymns of the Advent #195Page Scan
Hymns of the Millennial Dawn, with Music: a Choice Collection of Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d31
Hymns of the Morning: Designed for the use of God's People #195Page Scan
Pilgrim's Songs: a musical pocket companion, or hymn and tune fook for prayer and social meetings consisting chiefly of selections from the author's most popular melodies and hymns that have . . . #110Page Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #1177Page Scan
Poems and Hymns of Dawn #29Page Scan
Revival and Camp Minstrel, containing the Best Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected #d52
Revival Hymns #164Page Scan
Sacred Melodies: a Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, for the Use of Families. 1st ed. #d8
Second Advent Hymn Book #d7
Second Advent Hymn Book #d11
Social Hymn and Tune Book: for the Lecture Room, Prayer Meeting, Family Circle, and Mission Church #d54
Social Hymn Book: Being the Hymns of the Social Hymn and Tune Book for the Lecture Room, Prayer Meeting, Family, and Congregation (2nd ed.) #475Page Scan
Social Hymns, Original and Selected #d24
Song Worship for Sunday Schools #126Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #688
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #688Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #688Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #688Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #688Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #688Page Scan
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #1420Page Scan
Songs of Saving Power #d35
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #1152Page Scan
Spiritual Melodies #d50
Spiritual Melodies. Enl. & impr. ed. #d56
Sunday School Hymn Book #d56
The Advent Harp; designed for believers in the speedy coming of Christ #366Page Scan
The Alleluia #d35
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #1177Page Scan
The Book of Worship #d69
The Brilliant: a cluster of song brilliants for Sunday schools. Including a tempernace department #59Page Scan
The Canadian Sunday School Harp #d18
The Chapel Hymn Book #d52
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #934Page Scan
The Christian Hymnal #d95
The Christian Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship #675Page Scan
The Christian Psalmist #d97
The Christians' Songster #d20
The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d129
The Clariona #d24
The Diadem: a collection of tunes and hymns for Sunday school and devotional meetings #80Page Scan
The Faith and Doctrines of the Church of the Eternal Son: intended as a church book for the church of the Eternal Sons generally... to which is added a number of select hymns adapted to the worship... #70Page Scan
The Harp #724Page Scan
The Millennial Harp #d72
The Musical Repository.: being a collection of popular music, principally original, and adapted to the use of Sabbath-schools, and other juvenile institutions (6th ed.) #34Page Scan
The New Alleluia: a collection of hymns and tunes for the Church School, and the mid-week meeting #178Page Scan
The New Christian Harp. 10th ed. #d37
The New Jubilee Harp, or Christian hymns and songs. a new collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship. #676
The Palm: a collection of sacred music, for choirs, singing schools and conventions #227cPage Scan
The Plymouth Sabbath School Collection of Hymns and Tunes #233bPage Scan
The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #862Page Scan
The Sunday School Hymnal: a collection of hymns and music for use in Sunday school services and social meetings #94bPage Scan
Two Hundred and Fifty-two Familiar Hymns #d28
Worship in Song: a selection of hymns and tunes for the Service of the Sanctuary #597Page Scan



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