On Zion's glorious summit stood, A numerous host, redeemed by blood

On Zion's glorious summit stood, A numerous host, redeemed by blood

Author: John Kent
Tune: ST. LOUIS
Published in 44 hymnals

Author: John Kent

Kent, John, was born at Bideford, Devonshire, Dec. 1766, and died Nov. 15, 1843. As a working shipwright his opportunities for acquiring the education and polish necessary for the production of refined verse were naturally limited. His hymns are strongly worded, very earnest and simple, and intensely Calvinistic. A few were published in Samuel Reece's Collection, 1799. The first edition of his Collection of Original Gospel Hymns, was published in 1803, and the 10th edition, with "The Author's Experience," in verse, 264 hymns, 15 longer pieces, and a Life by his Son in 1861. The Calvinistic teaching so prominent in his hymns has restricted their use to a limited number of collections. The greatest use made of them in modern hymnbooks has bee… Go to person page >

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First Line: On Zion's glorious summit stood, A numerous host, redeemed by blood
Author: John Kent

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A Baptist Hymn Book, Designed Especially for the Regular Baptist Church and All Lovers of Truth #d600
A Choice Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the use of the Baptist Church and all lovers of song #565Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns, intended for the use of the citizens of Zion, whose privilege it is to sing the high praises of God, while passing through the wilderness, to their glorious inheritance above. #222Page Scan
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... #663Page Scan
A New and Choice Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the Use of the Regular Baptist Church. 10th ed. #d393
A New Selection of Hymns; designed for the use of conference meetings, private circles, and congregations, as a supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #247Page Scan
A New Selection of Nearly Eight Hundred Evangelical Hymns, from More than 200 Authors in England, Scotland, Ireland, & America, including a great number of originals, alphabetically arranged #334Page Scan
A New Selection of Seven Hundred Evangelical Hymns ... intended as a Supplement to Dr. Watts's Psalms and Tunes #334Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d171
A Selection of Hymns, from the Best Authors, Designed as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d473
Association Songs No.1 #d126
Beautiful Songs of Zion, a Collection of New and Old Songs #d119
Bible School Echoes, and Sacred Hymns #d140
Children's Praise #d111
Christian Hymn and Tune Book, for use in Churches, and for Social and Family Devotions #637Page Scan
Christian Hymns #d225
Christian Hymns III #d280
Gloria in Excelsis #d535
Gloria in Excelsis #d327
Great Songs of the Church #d274
Hymn and Tune Book for Use in Old School or Primitive Baptist Churches #433Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Society of United Christian Friends Professing the Faith of Universal Salvation #d315
New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #190Page Scan
Old School Sonnets, or a Selection of Choice Hymns #d202
Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, 4th ed. #d156
Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (14th stereotype ed.) #S42Page Scan
Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (7th ed.) #S325Page Scan
Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: original and selected (5th ed.) #S42Page Scan
Sacred Selections for the Church #d365
The Baptist Hymn Book: comprising a large and choice collection of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, adapted to the faith and order of the Old School, or Primitive Baptists (2nd stereotype Ed.) #1040Page Scan
The Centennial Hymnal #d305
The Christian Church Hymnal #192Page Scan
The Christian Hymn Book #d499
The Christian Hymn Book. 7th ed. #d503
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #1120Page Scan
The Christian Hymnal #d525
The Christian Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship #751Page Scan
The Christian Hymnist #d420
The Ebenezer Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, with an appendix Consisting of Miscellaneous Pieces. 6th ed. #d432
The Gospel Call, Part Two. Rev. #d138
The Gospel Invitation #d61
The New Alphabetical Hymnal: Great Songs of the Church No. 2. 35th ed. #d307
The New Song: consisting of very choice notes of redemption, embracing new original,and also selcted songs, appropriate for prayer and revivial meetings #6Page Scan
The Praise Hymnal #d346



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