I often say my prayers

I often say my prayers

Author: John Burton
Published in 24 hymnals

Author: John Burton

Burton, John, jun, a popular hymn-writer for children, was b. July 23, 1803, at Stratford in Essex, in which place he carried on business as a cooper for about 50 years. He died in 1877. Mr. Burton was a member of the Congregational body, and a Deacon of the Chapel where he attended, His contributions to hymnody began in 1822, when he sent his first production to the Evangelical Magazine. He continued to contribute to that and other periodicals for many years, his signature in the former being "Essex, J. B.," and in the Child's Companion, J. B. Essex." His publications are:— (1) One Hundred Original Hymns for the Young, 1850; (2) Hymns for Little Children, 1851; (3) The Child-Life of David; (4) The Book of Psalms in English Verse, 1871;… Go to person page >

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First Line: I often say my prayers
Author: John Burton



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A Collection of Hymns #212Page Scan
A Collection of Spiritual Hymns: adapted to the Various Kinds of Christian Worship, and especially designed for the use of the Brethren in Christ. 2nd ed. #383Page Scan
A Liturgy and Hymns for Church Sunday Schools #89Page Scan
Hymn, Tune, and Service Book for Sunday Schools #79Page Scan
Hymns and Poetry for the Young #d51
Hymns for First-Day Schools #68Page Scan
Hymns for First-Day Schools (Rev. and Enl.) #68Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools #190Page Scan
Hymns for Youth, Suitable to be Used in Sabbath and Parochial Schools #163Page Scan
Liturgy and Hymns for Sunday Schools #d71
One Hundred Progressive Hymns #35Page Scan
Sabbath School Songs #37cPage Scan
Songs for the Sabbath School and Vestry: designed especially for the Sabbath school and concert. With original and selected music #S26Page Scan
Sunday School Hymn Book #d69
Sunday-School Hymns #33Page Scan
The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #122Page Scan
The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d175
The Child's Hymn Book #176Page Scan
The Child's Pocket Companion, Being a Selection of Choice Hymns for Sabbath School, with an Analysis to Most of Them #d36
The Mission Band Hymnal #d26
The Presbyterian Juvenile Psalmodist #228Page Scan
The Sabbath School Hymn Book #d121
Union Hymns. Rev. #d167
Union Hymns. Rev. #d173