Little children, love each other

Author: Elisha A. Hoffman

Elisha Hoffman (1839-1929) after graduating from Union Seminary in Pennsylvania was ordained in 1868. As a minister he was appointed to the circuit in Napoleon, Ohio in 1872. He worked with the Evangelical Association's publishing arm in Cleveland for eleven years. He served in many chapels and churches in Cleveland and in Grafton in the 1880s, among them Bethel Home for Sailors and Seamen, Chestnut Ridge Union Chapel, Grace Congregational Church and Rockport Congregational Church. In his lifetime he wrote more than 2,000 gospel songs including"Leaning on the everlasting arms" (1894). The fifty song books he edited include Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 and The Evergreen, 1873. Mary Louise VanDyke… Go to person page >

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First Line: Little children, love each other
Author: Elisha A. Hoffman
Refrain First Line: Try to do, try to do unto others



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Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #185Page Scan
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Linden Harp: a rare collection of popular melodies adapted to sacred and moral songs, original and selected. Illustrated. Also a manual of... #77bPage Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: principally for use in schools. with an appendix of tunes (2nd and rev. ed.) #147Page Scan
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Songs for the Sabbath School and Vestry: designed especially for the Sabbath school and concert. With original and selected music #S54Page Scan
The Canadian Warbler #d87
The Chapel Hymn Book [for Warren and Pitt St. Chapels, Boston]. 4th ed. #d206
The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d202
The Child's Song Book: for the use of schools and families; being a selection of favourite aires, with hymns and moral songs, suitable for infant instruction #16Page Scan
The Infant School and Nursery Hymn Book: being a collection of hymns, original and selected; with an analysis of each, designed to assist mothers and teachers... (3rd ed., rev. and corr.) #5Page Scan
The Message Bird #d49
The Primary and Junior Hymnal #97Page Scan
The Primary Sunday School Hymnal #d118
The Sunday School Melodist #d57
Union Hymns. Rev. #d218
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Youthful Voices #d118