Why sleep we, my brethren,Come let us arise

Why sleep we, my brethren,Come let us arise

Author: John Henry Hopkins
Tune: HOPKINS
Published in 63 hymnals

Author: John Henry Hopkins

John Henry Hopkins, Jr., American ecclesiologist, was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on October 28, 1820, the eldest son of pioneer parents, the father from Dublin, and the mother from Hamburg. His father was successively ironmaster, school teacher, lawyer, priest, and second Episcopal bishop of Vermont, becoming presiding bishop in 1865. The son reflected the artistic talents of both parents in music, poetry, and art. After graduation from the University of Vermont in 1839, he worked as a reporter in New York City while studying law. From 1842 to 1844, he tutored the children of Bishop Elliott of Savannah, Georgia, returning to take his M.A. from Vermont in 1845. He graduated from General Theological Seminary in 1850 and was ordain… Go to person page >

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Author: John Henry Hopkins

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns Suited to the Various Occasions of Public Worship #d372
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns: suited to the various occasions of public worship and private devotion #151Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs Suited to the Various Occasions of Public Worship. 2nd ed. #d375
A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: suited to the various occasions of public worship and private devotion of the church of Christ: with an appendix of German hymns #151Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: suited to the various occasions of public worship and private devotion, of the church of Christ (6th ed.) #151Page Scan
A Compilation of Genuine Church Music. 4th ed. #d340
A New and Choice Selection of Hymns for Social Worship and Pravate Devotion #d112
A New Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs: from the best authors; designed for the use of conference meetings, private circles, and congregations (21st ed. with an appendix) #990Page Scan
A Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, from the Most Approved Authors ... of the Church of Christ #d342
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d1079
Church and Sunday School Hymnal, a Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs ... [with Deutscher Anhang] #57Page Scan
Conference Hymns : adapted to religious conferences, and meetings for prayer, to which is added a selection of the most favorite melodies in common use #T73Page Scan
Hymns and Tunes for Vestry and Conference Meetings #d100
Hymns and Tunes for Vestry and Conferences. 2nd ed. #d92
Hymns and Tunes: for Public and Private Worship, and Sunday Schools #452Page Scan
Hymns and Tunes: for those who keep the commandments of God and the faith of Jesus. #473Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Melody #1000Page Scan
Hymns for Second Advent Believers #d164
Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (30th ed.) #882Page Scan
Millennial Harp: designed for meetings on the second coming Christ (Improved ed.) #C59Page Scan
Musical Gems. 7th ed. #d104
Revival Hymns #10Page Scan
Revival Hymns ... with a Supplement. 2nd ed. #d354
Revival Melodies, or Songs of Zion. #52Page Scan
Revival Songs : a new collection of hymns and spiritual songs for closet and family worship, prayer, conference, revival and protracted meetings #7Page Scan
Revival Songs. 4th ed. #d280
Sacred Melodies for Conference and Prayer Meetings, and for Social and Private Devotion (13th ed.) #69Page Scan
Sacred Melodies: for conference and prayer meetings and for social and private devotion (5th ed.) #74Page Scan
Second Advent Hymn Book #d90
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #1492Page Scan
Songs of Zion #d218
The Advent Harp; designed for believers in the speedy coming of Christ #170Page Scan
The Baptist Harmony #d448
The Baptist Harmony #d462
The Baptist Harp: a new collection of hymns for the closet, the family, social worship, and revivals #334Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book for Public Worship #832Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book, for Public Worship #288.832Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn Book #832Page Scan
The Bible Harp #d331
The Canadian Baptist Hymn Book #560Page Scan
The Choice: in two parts. Part I containing psalms and hymns, Part II, containing spiritual songs. Designed for public and private worship #S104
The Choice: in two parts; Part I, containing Psalms and hymns, Part II, containing spiritual songs; designed for public and private worship (6th ed.) #S104Page Scan
The Christian Lyre #113Page Scan
The Christian Lyre: adapted for use in families, prayer meetings, and revivals of religion #113Page Scan
The Christian Lyre: Vol I (8th ed. rev.) #113Page Scan
The Christian Melodist: a new collection of hymns for social religious worship #209Page Scan
The Devotional Hymn and Tune Book: for social and public worship #355Page Scan
The Devotional Hymn Book #d569
The Harp #1087Page Scan
The Millennial Harp #d544
The Millennial Harp #d266
The New Christian Harp. 10th ed. #d279
The Sacred Lyre: a new collection of hymns and tunes, for social and family worship #128Page Scan
The Social Harp. Rev. #d443
The Social Harp: Comprising the Richest Variety of Spiritual Songs ... #d362
The Vestry Harp #d212
The Wesleyan Psalmist, or Songs of Canaan: a collection of hymns and tunes designed to be used at camp-meetings, and at class and prayer meetings, and other occasions of social devotion #105Page Scan
The Wesleyan Sacred Harp: a collection of choice tunes and hymns for prayer class and camp meetings, choirs and congregational singing #202Page Scan
The Wesleyan Sacred Harp: a collection of choice tunes and hymns for prayer class, and camp meetings, choirs, and congregational singing #202Page Scan
Vestry Harp #d62
Zion's Harp #d162
Zion's Harp ... Sacred Songs Not Found in the Methodist Hymn Book and Many Never Before Published with Several Original Pieces #d375
Zion's Refreshing Showers : a new revival hymn and tune book, containing nearly 300 hymns and tunes principally used by Whitfield, Wesley, Knapp, Nettleton, Finney, Earl, and other evangelists... #109cPage Scan



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