Lord, in these dark and dismal days

Lord, in these dark and dismal days

Author: Timothy Dwight
Published in 18 hymnals

Author: Timothy Dwight

Dwight, Timothy, D.D. This is the most important name in early American hymnology, as it is also one of the most illustrious in American literature and education. He was born at Northampton, Massachusetts, May 14, 1752, and graduated at Yale College, 1769; was a tutor there from 1771 to 1777. He then became for a short time a chaplain in the United States Army, but passed on in 1783 to Fairfield, Connecticut, where he held a pastorate, and taught in an Academy, till his appointment, in 1795, as President of Yale College. His works are well known, and need no enumeration. He died at New Haven, Jan. 11, 1817. In 1797 the General Association of Connecticut, being dissatisfied with Joel Barlow's 1785 revision of Watts, requested Dwight to do th… Go to person page >

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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs; suited to the various kinds of Christian worship; and especially designed for and adapted to the Fraternity of the Brethren... #748Page Scan
A New Selection of Psalms and Hymns from the Most Approved Authors, Adapted to Public and Private Worship. 2nd ed. #d297
A Selection of Hymns: designed as a supplement to the "psalms and hymns" of the Presbyterian church #358Page Scan
Chapel Hymns #d323
Church music: with selections for the ordinary occasions of public and social worship, from the Psalms and hymns of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America #472Page Scan
Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d425
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #34Page Scan
Evangelical Hymns: for private, family, social, and public worship; selected from various authors (3rd ed. enl.) #221Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #463Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #463Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (2nd ed.) #484Page Scan
Hymn book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (4th ed.) #484Page Scan
Parish Psalmody #d433
Parish Psalmody #d445
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #H569Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for the Use of the German Reformed Church, in the United States of America. (2nd ed.) #148Page Scan
The Psalms and Hymns, with the Doctrinal Standards and Liturgy of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church in North America #P137.IIPage Scan
The Psalms of David ... New ed. #d127



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