I bring you tidings of great joy

I bring you tidings of great joy

Author: Lewis Hartsough
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: Lewis Hartsough

Hartsough, Lewis, was born at Ithaca, New York, Aug. 31, 1823. Of his hymns the following are in common use:—- 1. I hear Thy welcome voice. The Divine Invitation. 2. In the rifted Rock I'm resting. Safety in Jesus. 3. Lead me to the Rock that's higher. Safety in Jesus. 4. O who'll stand up for Jesus? All for Jesus Nos. 1-3 are in I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs & Solos, 1878 (1 and 3 with music by Hartsough). --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)… Go to person page >

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First Line: I bring you tidings of great joy
Author: Lewis Hartsough
Refrain First Line: Rejoice, his name is Jesus



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Great Joy! : a new and favorite collection of hymns and music, for gospel meetings, prayer, temperance, and camp meetings, and Sunday schools #88Page Scan
Holy Voices for the Sunday School, and other services of the church #15Page Scan
Quartette: containing Songs for the Ransomed, Songs of Love Peace and Joy, Gems of Gospel Song, Salvation Echoes, with one hundred choice selections added #66Page Scan
Redeemer's Praise: for the Sunday-school, church and family #68Page Scan
Salvation Soldier's Song Book #d66
Songs for the Ransomed; for Sunday Schools and Gospel Work #d61
Songs of Devotion and Praise #d55
Songs of Victory #d67
Sowing and Reaping #d48
The Advent Christian Hymnal #d345
The Highway Hymnal: a choice collection of popular hymns and music, new and old. Arranged for the work in camp, convention, church and home #200Page Scan
The New Jubilee Harp, or Christian hymns and songs. a new collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship. #554