The heaven of heavens cannot contain

The heaven of heavens cannot contain

Author: W. Drennan
Published in 59 hymnals

Author: W. Drennan

Drennan, William, M.D., b. at Belfast, May 23, 1754, and educated at Glasgow, where he graduated M.A. in 1771, and M.D. 1778. He subsequently practised at Belfast. He died Feb. 5, 1820. In 1815 he published Fugitive Pieces in Prose and Verse, Belfast, 1815; and his Poems were collected and published with a Memoir by his sons in 1859. Of his poems six are grouped under the heading of "Religious Poems." Seven hymns, including five of these "Religious Poems," were contributed to Aspland's Unitarian Selection, 1810; but in the 1859 Poems and Memoir most of them are in a longer form. As most of these are still in common use amongst the Unitarians in Great Britain and America, we subjoin the list of first lines:— 1. All nature feels attra… Go to person page >

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First Line: The heaven of heavens cannot contain
Author: W. Drennan

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Instances (1 - 59 of 59)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Church of England Hymn Book #420
A Collection of Hymns, for the Christian Church and Home #27Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship #15Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (10th ed.) #15Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (6th ed.) #15Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (3rd ed.) #15Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #15Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #15Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Social and Private Worship #XXXIIIPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #133Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #95Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship (Rev. ed. with supplement) #95Page Scan
Baptist Chorals: a tune and hymn book designed to promote general congregational singing; containing one hundred and sixty four tunes adapted to about four hundred choice hymns #206Page Scan
Christian Chorals, for the Chapel and Fireside #229Page Scan
Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #181Page Scan
Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d674
Grammar School Hymn Book #d243
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d673
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #89Page Scan
Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #29Page Scan
Hymn Book for Christian Worship #59Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #31Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #31Page Scan
Hymns Ancient & Modern, Revised #619
Hymns and Anthems adapted for Jewish Worship #164Page Scan
Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d392
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #118Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #118Page Scan
Hymns for Public Worship #10Page Scan
Hymns for the Christian Church, for the Use of the First Church of Christ in Boston #364Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #70Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #70Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary #39Page Scan
Hymns of the Spirit #286Page Scan
Hymns, Selected from Various Authors, for the Use of the Unitarian Church in Washington #d134
Melodies and Hymns for Divine Service in Appleton Chapel #d54
National Hymn and Tune Book: for congregations, schools and the home #220Page Scan
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d638
Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #d391
Sacred Poetry and Music Reconciled; or a Collection of Hymns, Original and Compiled #103Page Scan
Sacred Songs for Family and Social Worship: comprising the most approved spiritual hymns with chaste and popular tunes ( New ed. rev. and enl.) #258Page Scan
Supplement to Watts: a Selection of More than Five Hundred Hymns, from the Most Approved Authors on a Great Variety of Subjects ... #d395
The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #11Page Scan
The Book of Praise #d334
The Chapel Hymnal #d236
The Chapel Hymnal #d225
The Christian Psalmist: being a collection of psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs compiled from the most approved authors, and designed as a standard hymn book for public and social worship #482Page Scan
The Christian Psalter #d514
The Disciples' Hymn Book: a collection of hymns and chants for public and private devotion #76Page Scan
The Gospel Hymnal #d581
The Gospel Psalmist #967Page Scan
The Modern Harp: or, Boston Sacred Melodist. #d247
The Old Baptist Hymn Book #d268
The Oxford Hymn Book #296
The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #167Page Scan
The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #167Page Scan
The Sabbath School Hymnal #d134
The Sabbath School Hymnal, a collection of songs, services and responses for Jewish Sabbath schools, and homes 4th rev. ed. #93Page Scan
The School Hymn-Book: for normal, high, and grammar schools #4Page Scan



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