How sweet thy dwellings, Lord, how fair

How sweet thy dwellings, Lord, how fair

Author: James Merrick
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: James Merrick

Merrick, James , M.A., was born in 1720, and educated at Oxford, where he became a Fellow of Trinity College. He entered Holy Orders, but his health would not admit of parish work. He died at Reading, 1769. His publications include:— (1) Messiah, a Divine Essay. Humbly dedicated to the Reverend the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford and the Visitors of the Free School in Reading. By James Merrick, Ætat. 14, Senior Scholar of the School at their last Terminal Visitation, the 7th of October, 1734. Reading. (2) The Destruction of Troy. Translated from the Greek of Tryphiodorus into English Verse, with Notes, &c. 1742. (3) Poems on Sacred Subjects. Oxford . 1763. (4) The Psalms of David Translated or Paraphrased in English Verse… Go to person page >

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First Line: How sweet thy dwellings, Lord, how fair
Author: James Merrick

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Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. (New and Rev. ed.) #1121Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. Rev. ed. #d264
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. New and Revised ed. #732Page Scan
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) #173Page Scan
Hymns and Offices of Worship: for use in schools: with an appendix of tunes #218Page Scan
Hymns, Selected from Various Authors, for the Use of Young Persons 3rd Am. from 9th London ed. #d106
Hymns, Selected from Various Authors, for the Use of Young Persons #d97
Offices of Worship and Hymns: principally for use in schools. with an appendix of tunes (2nd and rev. ed.) #218Page Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #683Page Scan
Psalms in Metre and Hymns Selected for the Use of the Parish Church of Boston #d41
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #683Page Scan



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