Go and sow beside all waters in the morning of thy youth

Go and sow beside all waters in the morning of thy youth

Author: Phoebe Cary
Tune: [Go and sow beside all waters]
Published in 14 hymnals

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Author: Phoebe Cary

Cary, Phoebe, sister of Alice Cary, born near Cincinnati, Ohio, Sept. 4, 1824, and died within six months of the death of the same sister at Newport, July 31, 1871. Her works include Poems and Parodies, 1854; and Poems of Faith, Hope and Love, 1868. With Dr. Charles F. Deems she compiled Hymns for all Christians, 1869. Her hymns are:— 1. One sweetly solemn thought. Anticipation of Heaven. This piece was not intended for public use, nor is it a suitable metre for musical treatment, yet it has won universal acceptance and popularity. In some instances this has been attained by change of metre as in the Supplement to the Baptist Psalms & Hymns 1880, No. 1185. Johnson's Encyclopedia is in error in saying it was "written at the age of 17."… Go to person page >

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First Line: Go and sow beside all waters in the morning of thy youth
Author: Phoebe Cary



Instances (1 - 14 of 14)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Companion of Praise for the Sunday School, Family and Prayer Meeting #d64
Favorite Gospel Songs #d45
Joy and Praise #72Page Scan
Lyra Sacra Americana: or, Gems from American Sacred Poetry #d53
Missionary Songs for the use of Missionary Societies, Missionary and Gleaners' Bands and Other Missionary Meetings #d20
Missionary Songs: for the use of missionary societies, missionary and gleaners' bands,and other missionary meetings, with special provision for missionary concerts #24Page Scan
Redeemer's Praise: for the Sunday-school, church and family #107Page Scan
Shining Pearls #d12
Songs for Worship: in the Sunday-school, social-meeting, and family #19Page Scan
Songs of Gladness for the Sabbath School #58bAudioPage Scan
Songs of Refreshing Nos. 1 and 2 Combined. Rev. #d34
Songs of the Morning, a choice collection of songs and hymns for the Sunday school and other social services #97Page Scan
The Little Sunbeam #d15
Tried and True #d58