Lord, let me know mine end, My days how brief their date

Lord, let me know mine end, My days how brief their date

Author: James Montgomery
Published in 37 hymnals

Author: James Montgomery

Montgomery, James, son of John Montgomery, a Moravian minister, was born at Irvine, Ayrshire, Nov. 4, 1771. In 1776 he removed with his parents to the Moravian Settlement at Gracehill, near Ballymena, county of Antrim. Two years after he was sent to the Fulneck Seminary, Yorkshire. He left Fulneck in 1787, and entered a retail shop at Mirfield, near Wakefield. Soon tiring of that he entered upon a similar situation at Wath, near Rotherham, only to find it quite as unsuitable to his taste as the former. A journey to London, with the hope of finding a publisher for his youthful poems ended in failure; and in 1792 he was glad to leave Wath for Shefield to join Mr. Gales, an auctioneer, bookseller, and printer of the Sheffield Register newspap… Go to person page >

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Author: James Montgomery

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A Collection of Hymns: Supplementary to the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #410Page Scan
Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #856Page Scan
Church Poetry: being Portions of the Psalms in Verse and Hymns suited to the Festivals and Fasts, and Various Occasions of the Church #27aPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #P39dPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #P39dPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #P39dPage Scan
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #747Page Scan
Family and Social Melodies #d204
Hymn-Book of the Evangelical Association #795Page Scan
Hymnal Companion to the Prayer Book with Accompanying Tunes (Second Edition) #C100Page Scan
Hymnal Companion to the Prayer Book with Accompanying Tunes (Second Edition) #C101Page Scan
Hymnal Companion to the Prayer Book with Accompanying Tunes (Second Edition) #C102Page Scan
Hymnal Companion to the Prayer Book with Accompanying Tunes (Second Edition) #C103Page Scan
Hymnal Companion to the Prayer Book: with accompanying tunes #C100Page Scan
Hymnal Companion to the Prayer Book: with accompanying tunes #C101Page Scan
Hymnal Companion to the Prayer Book: with accompanying tunes #C102Page Scan
Hymnal Companion to the Prayer Book: with accompanying tunes #C103Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #959Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #959Page Scan
Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #1269Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #1061Page Scan
Hymns, Selected from Various Authors, for the Use of the Unitarian Church in Washington #d84
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #261cPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #261cPage Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #1368Page Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #1148Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #P39.5Page Scan
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #787Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #1148Page Scan
The Book of Worship #d296
The Christian Hymnal: a selection of psalms and hymns with music, for use in public worship #417Page Scan
The Christian Psalmist; or, Watts' Psalms and Hymns: with copious selections from other sources; the whole carefully revised and arranged, with directions for musical expression #P39dPage Scan
The Evangelical Hymn and Tune Book #d423
The Heart and Voice: or, Songs of Praise for the Sanctuary: hymn and tune book, designed for congregational singing in the Methodist Episcopal Church, and for congregations generally #200bPage Scan
The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #868Page Scan
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #1368Page Scan
The Saints' Harp #d516



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