« PreviousContinue »
PUBLIC AND PRIVATE WORSHIP.
COLLECTION COMPILED BY A COMMITTEE
CHESHIRE PASTORAL ASSOCIATION.
118 WASHINGTON STREET.
Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1944, by,
WM. CROSBY AND H. P. NICHOLS, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the District of
STEREOTYPED AND PRINTED BY
METCALF AND COMPANY,
PRINTERS TO TNB UNIVERSITY.
Tu's following Collection of Hymns has been een ved in a Committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Associa
The work was undertaken to meet the wo16w i vrea societies within its own limits, and may not, die e, have a very xtended circulation beynd 275 ; for many compilations already engage public at. *** n and patronage. Our object has been to aske # 't 'ion embracing a large number and variety of in adapted to all the purposes of public and in
rurship, and one which at the same time might: ? ? 'shed at a low price. ja have sought to give it a lyrical character, and
pt it to the choir as well as to the pulpit. In re of this idea, a greater variety of metros val has been introduced. By selecting also a mount of introductory and closing hymns for :, and by paying special regard to the Christian 13, to funeral and mourning occasions, to A domestic worship, and to philanthropic, ni qual, and missionary celebrations, we have an< to provide for wants which have not hithai