Pastor, thou art from us taken

Pastor, thou art from us taken

Author: L. H. Sigourney
Published in 21 hymnals

Author: L. H. Sigourney

Sigourney, Lydia, née Huntley. This distinguished name stood at the head of the female poets of America a generation ago, and is still well remembered. Born in Norwich, Connecticut, in 1791, she conducted a school in the same town from 1809 to 1814, when she removed to Hartford, where she was married to Charles Sigourney in 1819. Most of her subsequent life was spent at Hartford, and she died there, June 10, 1865. Her first publication was Moral Pieces in Prose and Verse, 1815. This was followed by 58 additional works. A thorough exploration of these, or of such of them are poetical, would be necessary to trace her hymns with accuracy. They, however, are more numerous than important. Many have been used in the older collections; some are… Go to person page >

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Author: L. H. Sigourney



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A Collection of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion #d206
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... #582Page Scan
A Collection of Spiritual Hymns: adapted to the Various Kinds of Christian Worship, and especially designed for the use of the Brethren in Christ. 2nd ed. #422Page Scan
A Service Book: with a selection of tunes and hymns for Sabbath schools (6th ed.) #198aPage Scan
Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #546Page Scan
Church Melodies: collection of psalms and hymns, with appropriate music. For the use of congregations. #678Page Scan
Glad Tidings: a collection of new hymns and music, designed for sabbath schools, anniversary meetings, home circles, &c. #71bPage Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #598Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #598Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #1099Page Scan
Requiem: a Collection of Funeral Music #d27
Select Hymns #d357
Select Hymns: adapted to the devotional exercises of the Baptist denomination (2nd ed.) #[551]Page Scan
The Advent Christian Hymnal #d684
The Baptist Praise Book #1138Page Scan
The Golden Harp #d255
The Harp #966Page Scan
The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #1117Page Scan
The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #1117Page Scan
The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #1127Page Scan
The River of Life #d100