Our lesson now is o'er

Our lesson now is o'er

Author: Thomas Hastings
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Thomas Hastings

Hastings, Thomas, MUS. DOC., son of Dr. Seth Hastings, was born at Washington, Lichfield County, Connecticut, October 15, 1784. In 1786, his father moved to Clinton, Oneida Co., N. Y. There, amid rough frontier life, his opportunities for education were small; but at an early age he developed a taste for music, and began teaching it in 1806. Seeking a wider field, he went, in 1817, to Troy, then to Albany, and in 1823 to Utica, where he conducted a religious journal, in which he advocated his special views on church music. In 1832 he was called to New York to assume the charge of several Church Choirs, and there his last forty years were spent in great and increasing usefulness and repute. He died at New York, May 15, 1872. His aim was the… Go to person page >

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First Line: Our lesson now is o'er
Author: Thomas Hastings



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Hymns, Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools of the Evangelical Lutheran Church #d344
Liturgy and Hymns for Sunday Schools #d125
New Standard Singer #d182
New Standard Singer, Pt. 1-7 #d184
Sabbath School Songs #32aPage Scan
Selected Songs: for the Primary Dept. of the Market Square Presbyterian Sunday School, Harrisburg, Pa. #d78
Songs for Little Folks: a collection adapted for the home circle and for primary classes in Sunday schools and day schools: containing a number of carefully selected kindergarten songs #24Page Scan
Sunday School Hymn Book #d119
Sunday-School Hymns #354Page Scan
The Sabbath School Hymn Book #d214