Thy mercy heard my infant prayer

Thy mercy heard my infant prayer

Author: Robert Grant
Published in 26 hymnals

Author: Robert Grant

Grant, Sir Robert, second son of Mr. Charles Grant, sometime Member of Parliament for Inverness, and a Director of the East India Company, was born in 1785, and educated at Cambridge, where he graduated in 1806. Called to the English Bar in 1807, he became Member of Parliament for Inverness in 1826; a Privy Councillor in 1831; and Governor of Bombay, 1834. He died at Dapoorie, in Western India, July 9, 1838. As a hymnwriter of great merit he is well and favourably known. His hymns, "O worship the King"; "Saviour, when in dust to Thee"; and "When gathering clouds around I view," are widely used in all English-speaking countries. Some of those which are less known are marked by the same graceful versification and deep and tender feeling. The… Go to person page >

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A Collection of Hymns #333Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns: suited to the various occasions of public worship and private devotion #A63Page Scan
Appendix to Mennonite Hymn Book #d55
Chapel Hymns #d581
Christian Chorals, for the Chapel and Fireside #158Page Scan
Christian Hymn and Tune Book, for use in Churches, and for Social and Family Devotions #628Page Scan
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #928Page Scan
Cottage Melodies; a hymn and tune book, for prayer and social meetings and the home circle #416Page Scan
Hymn-Book of the Evangelical Association #756Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #658Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #658Page Scan
Hymns for Church and Home #322Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #672Page Scan
Methodist Social Hymn Book #208Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #317fPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #317fPage Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #869Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #H676Page Scan
Songs for Social and Public Worship #683Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #869Page Scan
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #1225Page Scan
The Church Hymn Book #d1032
The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #526Page Scan
The Evangelical Hymn and Tune Book #d753
The Heart and Voice: or, Songs of Praise for the Sanctuary: hymn and tune book, designed for congregational singing in the Methodist Episcopal Church, and for congregations generally #287dPage Scan
Village Hymns #d575