Welcome to me the darkest night

Welcome to me the darkest night

Author: Julia Anne Elliott
Tune: ROCKINGHAM (Mason)
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: Julia Anne Elliott

Elliott, Julia Anne, née Marshall, daughter of Mr. John Marshall, of Hallsteads, Ullswater, was married to the Rev. H. V. Elliott (q.v.), in 1833, and died Nov. 3, 1841. Her hymns were contributed to her husband's Psalms & Hymns, 1835, anonymously, but in the Index to the "3rd thousand," 1839, her initials were added. These hymns are eleven in all, and concerning them, Miller has justly said (S. & Songs, p. 482), they "show a most refined poetical taste, and a special faculty for appreciating and expressing, appropriately, phases of thought and feeling that are beautiful, and that might have escaped common observation." Of these hymns the best known are, "Hail, thou bright and sacred morn," “On the dewy breath of even,” and "We lo… Go to person page >

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First Line: Welcome to me the darkest night
Author: Julia Anne Elliott

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Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #571Page Scan
Church music: with selections for the ordinary occasions of public and social worship, from the Psalms and hymns of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America #293Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book for Public Worship #660Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book, for Public Worship #235.660Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn Book #660Page Scan
The National Baptist Hymn Book #d574
The National Baptist Hymnal: arranged for use in churches, Sunday schools, and young people's socieities (5th ed. Rev.) #467Page Scan
The Reformed Church Hymnal: with tunes #491Page Scan
The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #71aPage Scan



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