Let saints on earth their anthems raise

Let saints on earth their anthems raise

Author: Jonathan Evans
Published in 36 hymnals

Author: Jonathan Evans

Evans, Jonathan, born at Coventry in 1748 or 1749. He was the son of a working man, and as a youth was employed in a ribbon manufactory. About 1778 he joined the congregation at Coventry, over which the Rev. G. Burder was pastor. He began preaching at Foleshill, near Coventry, in 1782, and in 1795 he began his stated ministry there, retaining the same to his death on Aug. 31, 1809. Two biographical notices of him appeared in the Evangelical Magazine (Oct. 1809, and March 1847), and also several of his hymns. Two of his hymns appeared in Burder's Collection, 1784, and another in the 2nd edition the same year. His best known hymns are, "Come, Thou soul-transforming Spirit,” and "Hark! the voice of love and mercy;" q.v. He published no poeti… Go to person page >

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Author: Jonathan Evans

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Let saints on earth their anthems [voices] raise. J. Evans. [Praise to Jesus as the Prince of Peace.] Published in the 2nd edition of Burder'sCollection of Hymns, 1784, No. 191, in 4 stanzas of 4 lines, and headed “Prince of Peace." It is found in several modern hymnbooks, as Spurgeon's Our Own Hymn Book, 1866; Snepp's Songs of Grace & Glory, 1872, and others.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)

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A Choice Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the use of Christians #111Page Scan
Additional Hymns, Adopted by the General Synod of the Reformed Dutch Church in North America, at their Session June 1831. 2nd ed. #142Page Scan
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d508
Evangelical Musick: or, The Sacred Minstrel and Sacred Harp United #d40
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) #86bPage Scan
Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d210
Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. (5th ed.) #B61Page Scan
Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. (8th ed.) #b61Page Scan
Hymns of Grace and Truth #21Page Scan
Hymns of Grace and Truth. 2nd ed. #d186
Sacred Songs for Family and Social Worship: comprising the most approved spiritual hymns with chaste and popular tunes #62Page Scan
Sacred Songs for Family and Social Worship: comprising the most approved spiritual hymns with chaste and popular tunes ( New ed. rev. and enl.) #76Page Scan
Songs for Social and Public Worship #515Page Scan
Songs for Social and Public Worship. Rev. ed. #d226
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #463Page Scan
Songs of Zion Enlarged: a manual of the best and most popular hymns and tunes, for social and private devotion #138Page Scan
Songs of Zion: a manual of the best and most popular hymns and tunes, for social and private devotion #88Page Scan
The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #204Page Scan
The Christian Psalmist: being a collection of psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs compiled from the most approved authors, and designed as a standard hymn book for public and social worship #182Page Scan
The New Christian Harp. 10th ed. #d132
The Psalms and Hymns, with the Catechism, Confession of Faith, and Liturgy, of the Reformed Dutch Church in North America #A142Page Scan
The Psalms and Hymns, with the Doctrinal Standards and Liturgy of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church in North America #H558Page Scan
The Sacred Lyre: a new collection of hymns and tunes, for social and family worship #74Page Scan
The Saint's Harp: a collection of hymns and spiritual songs, adapted to prayer and social meetings, and seasons of revival (2nd ed., Rev. and Imp.) #95Page Scan
The Songs of Zion: or, The Christian's New Hymn Book, for the Use of the Methodists #d111
The Songs of Zion: or, the Christian's New Hymn Book, for the Use of the Methodists. 2nd ed. #d110
The Sweet Singer of Israel: a collection of hymns and spiritual songs, usually sung at camp, prayer, and social meetings, and revivals of religion (New ed. much enlarged) #187Page Scan
The Virginia Selection of Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: from the most approved authors; adapted to the various occasions of public and social meetings (New Ed. Enl. and Imp.) #262Page Scan
The Zion Songster: a Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, generally sung at camp and prayer meetings, and in revivals of religion (Rev. & corr.) #13Page Scan
The Zion Songster: a Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Generally Sung at Camp and Prayer Meetings, and in Revivals or Religion (95th ed.) #13Page Scan
Village Hymns #d297
Village hymns for social worship, selected and original: designed as a supplement to Dr. Watts's Psalms and hymns (2nd ed.) #485Page Scan
Village hymns for social worship, selected and original: designed as a supplement to Dr. Watts's Psalms and hymns (Stereotyped ed.) #485Page Scan
Village Hymns for Social Worship, Selected and Original: designed as a supplement to the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts (6th ed.) #485Page Scan
Virginia Selection of Psalms #d268
Zion's Harp #d74



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