How pleasing is thy voice

How pleasing is thy voice

Author: Timothy Dwight
Published in 70 hymnals

Author: Timothy Dwight

Dwight, Timothy, D.D. This is the most important name in early American hymnology, as it is also one of the most illustrious in American literature and education. He was born at Northampton, Massachusetts, May 14, 1752, and graduated at Yale College, 1769; was a tutor there from 1771 to 1777. He then became for a short time a chaplain in the United States Army, but passed on in 1783 to Fairfield, Connecticut, where he held a pastorate, and taught in an Academy, till his appointment, in 1795, as President of Yale College. His works are well known, and need no enumeration. He died at New Haven, Jan. 11, 1817. In 1797 the General Association of Connecticut, being dissatisfied with Joel Barlow's 1785 revision of Watts, requested Dwight to do th… Go to person page >

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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 #888Page Scan
A Manual of Devotion and Hymns for the House of Refuge, City of New York #358Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns for the Use of Social Religious Meetings and for Private Devotions. 7th ed. #407Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns, adapted to the devotions of the closet, the family, and the social circle; and containing subjects appropriate to the monthly concerns of prayer for the success... #270Page Scan
Cantica Laudis: or, the American Book of Church Music #d122
Carmina Sacra: or, Boston Collection of Church Music: comprising the most popular psalm and hymn tunes in eternal use together with a great variety of new tunes, chants, sentences, motetts... #188aPage Scan
Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d448
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns adapted to public worship #H690Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #690Page Scan
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #903Page Scan
Evangelical Musick: or, The Sacred Minstrel and Sacred Harp United #d30
Evangelical Musick: or, The Sacred Minstrel and Sacred Harp United: consisting of a great variety of psalm and hymn tunes, set pieces, anthems, etc. (10th ed) #200Page Scan
Familiar Hymns, Alphabetically Arranged. #d108
Hymns for Christian Melody #758Page Scan
Hymns, Selected and Original, for Public and Private Worship, published by General Synod for the Evangelical Lutheran Church. 68th ed. (8th rev. ed.) #d331
Hymns: original and selected, for public and private worship in the Evangelical Lutheran Church (16th rev. ed.) #934Page Scan
Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (4th ed. 3rd rev. ed.) #934Page Scan
Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (30th ed.) #898Page Scan
Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (60th ed., 1st rev. ed.) #934Page Scan
Jubilant Voices #d67
Lyra Sacra Americana: or, Gems from American Sacred Poetry #d71
Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #690Page Scan
Melodies of the Church: a collection of psalms and hymns adapted to publick and social worship, seasons of revival, monthly concerts of prayer, and various similar occasions... #d424
Parish Psalmody #d308
Parish Psalmody #d316
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #1344Page Scan
Plymouth Sabbath School Collection: or, Hymns and Tunes #27Page Scan
Prayers for the Use of Families with a Selection of Hymns #d59
Psalmista: or, Choir Melodies #d111
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #P65.6Page Scan
Psalms of David, a New Edition #d4
Sacred Songs for Church and Home #d180
Sunday School Hymn Book #d159
Sunday-School Hymns #234Page Scan
Supplement to Watts: a Selection of More than Five Hundred Hymns, from the Most Approved Authors on a Great Variety of Subjects ... #d192
Sursum Corda: a book of praise #792Page Scan
The American Tune Book (Carmina Sacra, enlarged) #d158
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #1344Page Scan
The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #1096Page Scan
The Chapel Hymn Book [for Warren and Pitt St. Chapels, Boston]. 4th ed. #d165
The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d161
The Child's Hymn Book #17Page Scan
The Choir: or, Union collection of church music. Consisting of a great variety of psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, &c. original and selected. Including many beautiful subjects from the works.. (2nd ed.) #202Page Scan
The Choral Friend #d30
The Christian Minstrel: a New System of Musical Notation with a Collection of Psalm Tunes, Anthems, and Chants. 3rd ed. #d109
The Christian Minstrel: a New System of Musical Notations; with a Collectionof Psalm Tunes, Anthems, & Chants ... 104th ed. #d130
The College Hymn and Tune Book #d54
The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #978Page Scan
The Gospel Psalmist #901Page Scan
The Harmoniad and Sacred Melodist #d53
The Harp #917Page Scan
The Heavenly Choir: a collection of hymns and tunes for all occasions of worship, congregational, church, prayer, praise, choir, Sunday school, and social meeings #35bPage Scan
The Key-Stone Collection of Church Music: a complete collection of hymn tunes, anthems, psalms, chants, & c. to which is added the physiological system for training choirs and teaching singing schools #164aPage Scan
The Modern Harp: or, Boston Sacred Melodist. #d107
The New Hymnal of Praise #d138
The Plymouth Hymnal #d194
The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #1037Page Scan
The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #1037Page Scan
The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #946Page Scan
The Psalms and Hymns, with the Catechism, Confession of Faith, and Liturgy, of the Reformed Dutch Church in North America #P65cPage Scan
The Psalms and Hymns, with the Doctrinal Standards and Liturgy of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church in North America #P65.IIIPage Scan
The Psalms and Hymns: with the catechism, confession of faith and liturgy of the Reformed Dutch Church in North America #P65cPage Scan
The Psalms of David ... New ed. #d93
The Sacred Harp or Eclectic Harmony: a collection of church music, consisting of a great variety of psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, sacred songs and chants...(New ed., Rev. and Corr.) #183Page Scan
The Sanctus #d105
The Social Harp. Rev. #d158
The Social Harp: Comprising the Richest Variety of Spiritual Songs ... #d130
The Student Hymnary #d139
The Tabernacle #d124
The Victory #d147



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