I hear the voice of woe, I hear a brother's sigh

I hear the voice of woe, I hear a brother's sigh

Author: William Enfield
Tune: GUILFORD
Published in 19 hymnals

Author: William Enfield

Enfield, William , LL.D., born at Sudbury, Suffolk, March 29, 1741, of poor parents. Through the assistance of Mr. Hextall, the local Dissenting Minister, at 17 he entered the Daventry Academy under Dr. Ashworth. His first pastorate was of the congregation at Benn's Garden, Liverpool, to which he ministered from 1763 to 1770. In conjunction with Rev. J. Brekell of Key St. chapel, he edited A New Collection of Psalms proper for Christian Worship, in three parts. I. Psalms of David, &c. II. Psalms of Praise to God. III. Psalms on various Subjects. Liverpool. Printed in the year 1764. Known as the Liverpool Old Collection; Later eds., 1767, 1770, 1787. In this last, 60 more hymns are added to the 3rd part. From 1770 to 1785 Enfield was at… Go to person page >

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First Line: I hear the voice of woe, I hear a brother's sigh
Author: William Enfield

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Instances (1 - 19 of 19)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Publick Worship #LXPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Publick Worship (2nd ed.) #LXPage Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Designed for the Use of the Pious #d71
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #823Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #823Page Scan
Hymns for Public Worship #430Page Scan
Hymns, Selected from the Most Approved Authors, for the use of Trinity Church, Boston #72Page Scan
Sacred Poetry and Music Reconciled; or a Collection of Hymns, Original and Compiled #305Page Scan
Sacred poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns adapted to Christian devotion in publick & private. New ed. #d207
Sacred Poetry: Consisting of Psalms and Hymns, adapted to Christian Devotion, in Publick and Private. New Ed. #d206
Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns, adapted to Christian devotion, in public and private, selected from the best authors, with variations and additions #H.CXXIPage Scan
The American Vocalist: a selection of tunes, anthems, sentences, and hymns, old and new: designed for the church, the vestry, or the parlor; adapted to every variety of metre in common use. (Rev. ed.) #119aPage Scan
The Child's Hymn Book #202Page Scan
The Christian Psalter #d247
The Gospel Psalmist #807Page Scan
The Lord's Songs: a collection of composures in metre, such as have been most used in the late glorious revivals; Dr. Watts' psalms and hymns excepted #CLVIIPage Scan
The Modern Harp: or, Boston Sacred Melodist. #d116
The Vocal Companion: containing a concise introduction to the practice of music, and a set of tunes of various metres, arranged progressively for the use of learners #36Page Scan
The Voice of melody: a choice collection of hymn tunes for choirs, prayer-meetings, congregations, and family use #76Page Scan



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