O great is Jehovah, and great be his praise

O great is Jehovah, and great be his praise

Author: James Montgomery
Published in 18 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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First Line: O great is Jehovah, and great be his praise
Author: James Montgomery

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Christian Praise: hymns and tunes for public worship #429Page Scan
Christian Praise: hymns and tunes for the use of the Baptist churches #429Page Scan
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d665
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #P48cPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #P48cPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #P48cPage Scan
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #1083
Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #840Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #460Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #P48.3Page Scan
Selah: a collection of psalm and hymn tunes, introits, anthems, chants, motetts, choruses, etc. adapted to the use of classes, private circles, and worship assemblies #190bPage Scan
The Book of Worship #d367
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 #P48cPage Scan
The Church Hymn Book #d389
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. #1149Page Scan
The Mozart Collection of Sacred Music: containing melodies, chorals, anthems and chants, harmonized in four parts; together with the celebrated Christus and Miserere by ZIngarelli #223Page Scan
The Psalmodist: a Choice Collection of Psalm and Hymn Tunes #d156
Village Hymns #d381



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