Dear Lord, behold thy servants here

Dear Lord, behold thy servants here

Author: Hosea Ballou
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: Hosea Ballou

Ballou, Hosea, a celebrated leader of the sect of Universalists, was born at Richmond, New Hampshire, April 30, 1771. He was entirely self-educated, and began to preach when about 21. In 1807 he settled at Portsmouth, New Hampshire, passing to Salem, Mass., in 1815, and to Boston in 1817. He died in 1852. To the Universalist Hymns composed by different Authors, published in 1808, he contributed 199 hymns. A few of these are still used by the Universalists, but one only, and that probably his best, has passed beyond their ranks. It is:— When God descends with men to dwell. The Second Advent. Ballou also edited with Turner a second collection in 1821, and a third in his own name, 1837. [Rev. F. M. Bird, M.A.] -- John Julian, Dictiona… Go to person page >

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First Line: Dear Lord, behold thy servants here
Author: Hosea Ballou
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances

Instances (1 - 12 of 12)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the use of Universalist Societies and Families (13th ed.) #549Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #549Page Scan
Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #814Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #725Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #725Page Scan
Hymns: composed by different authors, by order of the General Convention of Universalists of the New-England States and Others. Adapted to public and private devotion #284Page Scan
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d108
The Gospel Psalmist #747Page Scan
The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies: compiled from approved authors, with variations and additions (9th ed.) #127Page Scan
The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies: compiled from approved authors, with variations and additions. Second Ed. #127Page Scan
The Universalist Hymn Book: a New Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies. 4th ed. #d107
The Universalist Hymn-Book: a new collection of psalms and hymns, for the use of Universalist Societies (Stereotype ed.) #257Page Scan



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