Though they may lay beneath the ground

Though they may lay beneath the ground

Author: Sidney Dyer
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: Sidney Dyer

Dyer, Sidney, who served in the U. S. Army from 1831 to c. 1840, is a native of White Creek, Washington County, New York, where he was born in 1814. On leaving the army he was ordained a Baptist Minister in 1842, and acted first as a Missionary to the Choctaws, then as Pastor in Indianapolis, Indiana (1852), and as Secretary to the Baptist Publication Society, Phila. (1859). He has published sundry works, and in the Southwestern Psalmist, 1851, 16 of his hymns are found. The following are later and undated:— 1. Go, preach the blest salvation. Missions. In the Baptist Praise Book, 1871, and The Baptist Hymn & Tune Book, 1871. 2. Great Framer [Maker] of unnumbered worlds. National Humiliation. In the Boston Unitarian Hymn [an… Go to person page >

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First Line: Though they may lay beneath the ground
Author: Sidney Dyer
Refrain First Line: The angels told me so



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Hymns of Progress #d194
Maynard's Selected Sabbath School Hymns. 4th ed. #d209
The Anniversaary and Sunday School Music Book No. 1-5 #d179
The Anniversary and Sunday School Music Book Nos. 1 and 2 with additions #d51
The Children's Progressive Lyceum: a manual with directions for the organization and management of Sunday schools, adapted to the bodies and minds of the young, and containing rules...hymns...(4th ed) #54Page Scan
The Sabbath School Bell: a new collection of choice hymns and tunes, original and standard; carefully and simply arranged as solos, duets, trios, semi-choruses and choruses, and for organ..(Enl. Ed) #69Page Scan
The Spiritual Harp #d259
The Westminster Collection of Sabbath School Hymns and Tunes #d111