Faith is the Christian's evidence

Faith is the Christian's evidence

Author: Francis Scott Key
Published in 16 hymnals

Author: Francis Scott Key

Key, Francis Scott, was born in Frederick County, Maryland, 1779, and educated at St. John's College, Annapolis. He practised as a lawyer in Washington, District of Columbia, and was the United States District Attorney there till his death on Jan. 11, 1843. His poetical pieces, which were printed in various works, were collected and published in New York as Poems in 1857. His hymns in common use include:— 1. Before the lord we bow. National Thanksgiving. This Thanksgiving hymn for the 4th July was published in 1832, and was probably written for the celebration of that year. It is in use in Great Britain and America. 2. If life's pleasures charm [cheer] thee. The heart for God only. Appeared in The Christian Lyre, 1830.… Go to person page >

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Author: Francis Scott Key

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A Collection of Hymns for the Sanctuary. Rev.ed. with a Supplement #d21
A Collection of Sacred Song: being an eclectic compilation for the use of churches, families and schools... (2nd ed.) #39(H140)Page Scan
A Collection of Sacred Song: being an eclectic compilation for the use of churches, families, and boarding-schools... #39(H140)Page Scan
Hymnal of the Reformed Episcopal Church #d25
Hymnal of the Reformed Episcopal Church, adopted in General Council, Chicago, May 1879 #d58
Hymns for Public Worship #455Page Scan
Hymns of the Protestant Episcopal Church of the United States, as authorized by the General Convention: with an additional selection #140Page Scan
Hymns Recommended for use in the Reformed Episcopal Church #227Page Scan
Hymns suited to the Feasts and Fasts of the Church and Other Occasions of Public Worship ... approved by the Convention of 1826 #d40
Seamen's Devotional Assistant and Mariners' Hymns (American Seamen's Friend Society) #d108
Seamen's Devotional Assistant, and Mariners' Hymns; prepared under direction of the American Seamen's Friend Society #210Page Scan
Selections from the Psalms of David in Metre: with hymns suited to the feasts and fasts of the church, and other occasions of public worship #H140Page Scan
Social Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: adapted to private and public worship, selected from various authors #124Page Scan
The Choice: in two parts. Part I containing psalms and hymns, Part II, containing spiritual songs. Designed for public and private worship #H202
The Choice: in two parts; Part I, containing Psalms and hymns, Part II, containing spiritual songs; designed for public and private worship (6th ed.) #H202Page Scan
The Lecture-Room Hymn-Book: containing the psalms and hymns of the book of common prayer, together with a choice selection of additional hymns, and an appendix of chants and tunes... #H140Page Scan



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