Lo the day of rest declineth

Lo the day of rest declineth

Author: Chandler Robbins
Tune: [Lo! the day of rest declineth]
Published in 64 hymnals

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Author: Chandler Robbins

Robbins, Chandler, D.D., was born in Lynn, Massachusetts, Feb. 14, 1810, and educated at Harvard College (1829), and the Cambridge Divinity School (1833). In 1833 he became Pastor of the Second [Unitarian] Church, Boston, succeeding Dr. H. Ware, jun., and Ralph Waldo Emerson. He received his D.D. degree from Harvard in 1855, and died at Westport, Massachusetts, Sept. 12, 1882. Dr. Robbins published several prose works. He also edited The Social Hymn Book in 1843, and Hymns for Christian Worship, 1854. His two hymns,"Lo, the day of rest declineth" (Evening), and "While thus [now] Thy throne of grace we seek " (The Voice of God), appeared in Dr. G. E. Ellis's Psalms & Hymns for the Sanctuary, 1845. L. B. Barnes's tune, "Bedford Street," was… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lo the day of rest declineth
Author: Chandler Robbins

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Instances (1 - 64 of 64)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #712Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #80Page Scan
Alexander's Hymns No. 4 #226AudioPage Scan
Chapel Hymns and Services #d63
Choral Song #d115
Christian Chorals, for the Chapel and Fireside #273Page Scan
Christian Song #d175
Church Choral-Book: containing tunes and hymns for congregational singing, and adapted to choirs and social worship #448Page Scan
Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #952Page Scan
Church Music, a Collection of Hymn Tunes. #d89
Gems of Song: for the Sunday School #121Page Scan
Gospel Song-Gems No.1 #167Page Scan
Harmony in Praise #d111
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d356
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #166Page Scan
Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #116Page Scan
Hymn Book for Christian Worship #759Page Scan
Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d249
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #91Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #91Page Scan
Hymns for the Christian Church, for the Use of the First Church of Christ in Boston #460Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #61Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #61Page Scan
Hymns of Blessing for the Living Church: the best of the old and the latest of the new, suited to the church and home, the Sunday school, the brotherhoods, the young peoples' neetingss... #194Page Scan
Hymns of the Kingdom of God #d213
Hymns of the Spirit #151Page Scan
In Excelsis: hymns with tunes for Christian worship #47Page Scan
In Excelsis: hymns with tunes for Christian worship #883Page Scan
Isles of Shoals Hymn Book and Candle Light Service #131Page Scan
Life and Service Hymns #210Page Scan
Living Hymns: for use in the Sabbath School, Christian Endeavor Meetings, the church & home #320Page Scan
Our Hymns: compiled for use in the services of the Baptist Temple #252Page Scan
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d349
Sacred Poetry #283Page Scan
Services for Congregational Worship #34Page Scan
Singers and Songs of the Liberal Faith #306Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad604
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #183Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #183Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #183Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #183Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #183Page Scan
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #1322Page Scan
The Alleluia #d133
The Baptist Praise Book #93Page Scan
The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d424
The Christian Hymnal: a selection of psalms and hymns with music, for use in public worship #48Page Scan
The Church Hymnary: a collection of hymns and tunes for public worship #70Page Scan
The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs": for public, social and family worship and private devotions at the Sanitarium, Clifton Springs, N. Y. #1169Page Scan
The Garner #d70
The Gospel Psalmist #982Page Scan
The New Alleluia: a collection of hymns and tunes for the Church School, and the mid-week meeting #57Page Scan
The New Hymn and Tune Book #d215
The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #235Page Scan
The New Living Hymns No. 2 #d198
The Pilgrim Hymnal #524Page Scan
The Presbyterian Hymnal #917Page Scan
The Presbyterian Hymnal #917Page Scan
The Psalms of Life: A Compilation of Psalms, Hymns, Chants, Anthems, &c. Embodying the Spiritual, Progressive and Reformatory Sentiment of the Present Age #298Page Scan
The Sunday School Liturgy. (4th ed.) #94Page Scan
The Tabernacle #d171
The Treasury of American Sacred Song with Notes Explanatory and Biographical #69Page Scan
Unitarian Service Book, and Hymns for Church and Home. Abridged ed. #d201
Youthful Voices #d123



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