Lord, by Thee in safety borne. J. Anstice. [Sunday Morning.] First published in his posthumous Hymns, &c, 1836, No. v., in 4 stanzas of 8 lines. In 1841 it was given in the Child's Christian Year as the opening hymn of that collection. It is in a few hymnals, including Kennedy, 1803, in which stanza ii., lines 1-4, and various alterations are by Dr. Kennedy.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)
|Instances (5)||First Line||Text Title||Refrain First Line||Authors||Composers||Meter||Scripture||Tune Title||Tune Key||Incipit||Languages||Publication Date|
|A New Hymnal for Sunday Schools #79||Lord, by thee in safety borne||Rev. J. Anstice||1875|
|A New Service and Tune Book for Sunday Schools. New ed. #d82||Lord, by Thee in safety borne||Joseph Anstice||1867|
|New pearls of song : a choice collection for Sabbath schools and the home circle #12||Lord, by Thee in safety borne||1877|
|New Service and Tune Book for Sunday School #d81||Lord, by Thee in safety borne||Joseph Anstice||1862|
|Sunday School Book for ... Evangelical Lutheran Congregations, by Authority of the General Council of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in North America #d121||Lord, by Thee in safety borne||Joseph Anstice||1873|