Hearken, Lord, to my complaints

Hearken, Lord, to my complaints

Author: James Montgomery
Tune: MILNER
Published in 27 hymnals

Author: James Montgomery

Montgomery, James, son of John Montgomery, a Moravian minister, was born at Irvine, Ayrshire, Nov. 4, 1771. In 1776 he removed with his parents to the Moravian Settlement at Gracehill, near Ballymena, county of Antrim. Two years after he was sent to the Fulneck Seminary, Yorkshire. He left Fulneck in 1787, and entered a retail shop at Mirfield, near Wakefield. Soon tiring of that he entered upon a similar situation at Wath, near Rotherham, only to find it quite as unsuitable to his taste as the former. A journey to London, with the hope of finding a publisher for his youthful poems ended in failure; and in 1792 he was glad to leave Wath for Shefield to join Mr. Gales, an auctioneer, bookseller, and printer of the Sheffield Register newspap… Go to person page >

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First Line: Hearken, Lord, to my complaints
Author: James Montgomery

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A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ: taken from the most approved authors, and adapted to public and private worship #931Page Scan
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d344
Church Melodies: collection of psalms and hymns, with appropriate music. For the use of congregations. #505Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #P42dPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #P42dPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #P42dPage Scan
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #1029
Cottage Melodies; a hymn and tune book, for prayer and social meetings and the home circle #136Page Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #856Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d303
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #P42.4Page Scan
Sacred Songs for Family and Social Worship: comprising the most approved spiritual hymns with chaste and popular tunes #127Page Scan
Sacred Songs for Family and Social Worship: comprising the most approved spiritual hymns with chaste and popular tunes ( New ed. rev. and enl.) #142Page Scan
Selah: a collection of psalm and hymn tunes, introits, anthems, chants, motetts, choruses, etc. adapted to the use of classes, private circles, and worship assemblies #206aPage Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #599
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #599Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #599Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #599Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #599Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #599Page Scan
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #381Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #856Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn Book: comprising a large and choice collection of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, adapted to the faith and order of the Old School, or Primitive Baptists (2nd stereotype Ed.) #922Page Scan
The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d276
The Choral Friend #d25
The Christian Psalmist; or, Watts' Psalms and Hymns: with copious selections from other sources; the whole carefully revised and arranged, with directions for musical expression #P42dPage Scan
The Sacred Lyre #d26



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