Mournfully, tenderly, bear on the dead

Mournfully, tenderly, bear on the dead

Author: Henry Stevenson Washburn
Tune: THE BURIAL OF MRS. JUDSON
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: Henry Stevenson Washburn

Washburn, Henry S., was born at Providence, Rhode Island, June 10, 1813; spent his boyhood at Kingston, Massachusetts, and was educated at Worcester and Brown University. Subsequently he was a manufacturer at Worcester and Boston. Since 1875 he has been the President of the Union Mutual Life Insurance Co. Mr. Washburn has held some prominent posts, and has been active in public matters. He has written various hymns and songs, the best known of which is:— Let every heart rejoice and sing . National Hymn. This "was written for a celebration in Faneuil Hall, Boston, July 4, 1842, and sung by the Sunday School Children of the city." It was set to music by Garcia, and often subsequently used at home and abroad. The author altered it for The… Go to person page >

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First Line: Mournfully, tenderly, bear on the dead
Author: Henry Stevenson Washburn

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Choral Echoes from the Church of God in All Ages: a collection of hymns and tunes adapted to all occasions of social worship #T47Page Scan
Choral Echoes from the Church of God in All Ages: a collection of hymns and tunes adapted to all occasions of social worship #337Page Scan
Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d696
Sacred Melodies for Conference and Prayer Meetings, and for Social and Private Devotion (13th ed.) #103Page Scan
The American Vocalist: a selection of tunes, anthems, sentences, and hymns, old and new: designed for the church, the vestry, or the parlor; adapted to every variety of metre in common use. (Rev. ed.) #301Page Scan
The Golden Harp: or, Camp-Meeting Hymns, Old and New, Set to Music #d78
The New Christian Harp. 10th ed. #d150
The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #1413Page Scan



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