The Lord attends when children pray

The Lord attends when children pray

Author: John Burton
Published in 26 hymnals

Author: John Burton

Burton, John, jun, a popular hymn-writer for children, was b. July 23, 1803, at Stratford in Essex, in which place he carried on business as a cooper for about 50 years. He died in 1877. Mr. Burton was a member of the Congregational body, and a Deacon of the Chapel where he attended, His contributions to hymnody began in 1822, when he sent his first production to the Evangelical Magazine. He continued to contribute to that and other periodicals for many years, his signature in the former being "Essex, J. B.," and in the Child's Companion, J. B. Essex." His publications are:— (1) One Hundred Original Hymns for the Young, 1850; (2) Hymns for Little Children, 1851; (3) The Child-Life of David; (4) The Book of Psalms in English Verse, 1871;… Go to person page >

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First Line: The Lord attends when children pray
Author: John Burton



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A Liturgy and Hymns for Church Sunday Schools #90Page Scan
A Manual of Devotion and Hymns for the House of Refuge, City of New York #41Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns for the Use of Church of England Sunday Schools, Bible Classes ... New ed. #d263
Gems of Praise for Sabbath Schools #d28
Hymn, Tune, and Service Book for Sunday Schools #46Page Scan
Hymns for Schools and Families #d142
Hymns for Schools and Families #32Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools #186Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #290Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #290Page Scan
Hymns of The Voice of Praise #d251
Hymns, Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools of the Evangelical Lutheran Church #d411
New Union Hymns #482Page Scan
Oriola #d225
Oriola #d228
Sabbath Songs #d156
Sunday School Hymn Book #d406
Sunday-School Hymns #29Page Scan
The American Sunday-School Hymn-Book #15Page Scan
The Eolian Harp #d106
The Eolian Harp: a collection of hymns and tunes for Sunday schools and Band of Hope meetings #39Page Scan
The Infant-School Hymn-Book #4Page Scan
The Sabbath School Hymn Book #d260
The Sunday School Chant and Tune Book: a collection of canticles, hymns and carols for the Sunday schools of the Episcopal Church #71Page Scan
The Voice of Praise #d250
Youthful Voices #d201