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Deseret Sunday School Song Book

Deseret Sunday School Song Book, English.
Deseret Sunday School Union. Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
1891. 1908, 11st Edition. 182 songs.

Availability

Historical. This collection is out of print.

This edition is believed to be in public domain in the United States, either because it was published before 1923, or because it was published before 1964 and the copyright was not renewed. Any songs from before 1923 are in public domain and may be freely copied from their pre-1923 source. Note that individual songs written between 1923 and 1964 may still be copyrighted, even if the collection has fallen out of copyright.

BYU Harold B. Lee Library: BX 8685.25 .A1 1908; BX 8685.25 .A1a 1908

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Indexes

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9. Stars of Morning, Shout for Joy!

Words: Anon.

Music: Thomas L. Durham

10. This Day we Come Before Thee, Lord

Words: Edward Hanham

Music: Charles J. Thomas

11. Land of the blest

Words: J. K. Hall

Music: Thomas C. Griggs

12. Nearer, My Savior, to Thee

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: William Clayson

13. My Sabbath Home

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

14. Beautiful Words of Love

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: Edwin F. Parry

15. Faith

Words: J. L. Townsend

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

16. Jubilee Song

Words: Samuel L. Evans

Music: Charles J. Thomas

17. I’ll Serve the Lord While I am Young

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Alexander Schreiner

18. My Own Home

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Anon.

19. Oh Zion, Dear, How Joyful!

Words: I. B. Nash

Music: Thomas C. Griggs

20. Morn Amid the Mountains

Words: Unknown

Music: Unknown

21. Beautiful Zion

Words: George Gill

Music: Joseph G. Fones

22. Sacramental Hymn

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Thomas McIntyre

23. Sabbath Morning Comes with Gladness

Words: James Gallaher

Music: John S. Lewis

24. Beautiful Day

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: William Clayson

25. Come, Join Our Celebration

Words: Samuel B. Marsh

Music: Samuel B. Marsh

27. Oh, How Blest Will be That Day!

Words: James H. Wallis

Music: Edwin F. Parry

28. When the Rosy Light of Morning

Words: Robert B. Baird

Music: Robert B. Baird

29. Closing Hymn

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Benjamin Milgrove

Arr.: Ebenezer Beesley

30. Waiting for the Reapers

Words: Anon.

Music: Friedrich Kücken

32. Parting Hymn

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

33. Our Mountain Home so Dear

Words: Emmeline B. Wells

Music: Evan Stephens

34. Hope of Israel

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: William Clayson

35. Marching Homeward

Words: John M. Chamberlain

Music: John M. Chamberlain

36. Hark, Listen to the Trumpeters

Words: John A. Granade

Music: Lewis D. Edwards

37. Haste to the Sunday School

Words: William G. Bickley

Music: William G. Bickley

38. Join the Children of the Lord

Words: F. Christensen

Music: F. Christensen

39. The Bright New Year

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

40. Song of the Seasons

Words: C. W. Stayner

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

41. A Happy Band of Children

Words: A. Parsons

Music: Edwin F. Parry

42. The Sabbath Day

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Thomas C. Griggs

43. Little Children, Love the Savior

Words: Emmeline B. Wells

Music: A. Preston

44. Love at Home

Words: John Hugh McNaughton

Music: John Hugh McNaughton

45. Supplication Hymn

Words: Richard Alldridge

Music: Henry Emery

46. Missionary Hymn

Words: R. E. Moench

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

47. Heavenly Treasure

Words: John Edwards

Music: John Edwards

48. Improve the Shining Moments

Words: Robert B. Baird

Music: Robert B. Baird

49. Sacrament Prayer

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

50. Zion is Growing

Words: Henry Maiben

Music: Anon.

Arr.: Charles J. Thomas

51. Life is Full of Toil and Care

Words: James H. Wallis

Music: Edwin F. Parry

52. The Coming Day

Words: J. H. Ward

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

53. Give us Room that we may Dwell

Words: Thomas Kelly

Music: Wm. N. B. Shepherd

54. Is there Anything that we can do?

Words: Robert B. Baird

Music: Robert B. Baird

56. I’ll be a Little “Mormon”

Words: Lula Greene Richards

Music: John Detton

57. Song of the Workers

Words: Henry W. Naisbitt

Music: Joseph G. Fones

59. The Sacrament

Words: Lula Greene Richards

Music: John Detton

60. When shall we Meet Thee?

Words: Edwin F. Parry

Music: Edwin F. Parry

62. Day of Rest

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

63. The Lord will Provide

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: Evan Stephens

64. Thy People Trust in Thee, O Lord

Words: John Lyon

Music: Lewis D. Edwards

66. Nay, Speak no Ill

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

67. Supplication

Words: Andrew Dalrymple

Music: L. Schofield

68. Sowing

Words: Anon.

Music: Henry A. Tuckett

69. A Song of Greeting

Words: William Willes

Music: Joseph G. Fones

70. “Come Follow Me”

Words: John Nicholson

Music: Samuel McBurney

71. Rock of My Refuge

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

72. The Children’s Song-Prayer

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

73. Let us Treat Each Other Kindly

Words: Lula Greene Richards

Music: J. S. Lewis

75. Kind and Gracious Father

Words: Charles Denney Jr.

Music: George Careless

76. Land of Zion

Words: Alexander Ross

Music: Unknown

77. Gladly Meeting

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

78. Try it Again

Words: John Lyon

Music: J. Eardley

79. Hymn of Praise

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Alfred Peterson

80. Come Ye Children of the Lord

Words: James H. Wallis

Music: Spanish melody

81. Did You Think to Pray?

Words: Mary A. Pepper Kidder

Music: William O. Perkins

82. Utah, the Queen of the West

Words: J. H. Ward

Music: John M. Chamberlain

83. Sweet is the Work

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: John J. McClellan Jr.

84. Welcome, Welcome Sabbath Morning

Words: Robert B. Baird

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

85. Zion Prospers! All is Well

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Evan Stephens

86. We Want to See the Temple

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Unknown

87. Providence is Over All

Words: Emily H. Woodmansee

Music: Joseph J. Daynes

88. Sacramental Hymn

Words: John Nicholson

Music: Samuel McBurney

89. Christmas Carol

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

90. What Prize Shall be Your Reward?

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

92. Loving One Another

Words: Lula Greene Richards

Music: Evan Stephens

93. Come with Tuneful Voices

Words: Margaret Haycraft

Music: Samuel McBurney

94. We’ll Sing All Hail to Jesus’ Name

Words: Richard Alldridge

Music: Joseph Coslett

95. All Nature Invites our Praise to God

Words: A. P. Welshman

Music: Robert B. Baird

96. Let the Holy Spirit Guide

Words: Edwin F. Parry

Music: Edwin F. Parry

97. Sacramental

Words: Henry W. Naisbitt

Music: Joseph G. Fones

99. God Speed the Right

Words: William E. Hickson

Music: Ernst Moritz Arndt

100. Song of Praise

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

101. A Thanksgiving Hymn

Words: A. N. K.

Music: Edwin F. Parry

102a. Hark! the Pretty Birds are Singing (Round for Four Voices)

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

102b. Song of Triumph

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

105. Devotional Hymn

Words: Richard Alldridge

Music: Joseph J. Daynes

106. Come, Rally in the Sunday School

Words: William Willes

Music: John S. Lewis

107a. Guide me to Thee

Words: Orson Pratt Huish

Music: Orson Pratt Huish

107b. Before You Make a Promise (Round for Four Voices)

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

108. Kind Words are Sweet Tones of the Heart

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

110. Glorious Things of Thee are Spoken

Words: John Newton

Music: J. S. Hanecy

111. All Things Beautiful

Words: William Powell

Music: William Powell

112. God is Love

Words: Thomas R. Taylor

Music: Joseph G. Fones

113. A Precious Jewel

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Ella Barker

114. Joseph Smith’s First Prayer

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Sylvanus Billings Pond

Arr.: A. C. Smyth

115. The Missionaries’ Farewell

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: A. C. Smyth

117. Let Love Abound

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: Evan Stephens

118. The Bees of Deseret

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

120. Wanted on the Other Side

Words: C. W. Stayner

Music: John S. Lewis

121. The Lord is my Light

Words: James Nicholson

Music: John R. Sweney

122. The “Mormon” Boy

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

124. Come Along

Words: William Willes

Music: A. C. Smyth

126. The Classmates’ Song

Words: H. G. Whitney

Music: H. G. Whitney

127. Zion Stands with Hills Surrounded

Words: Thomas Kelly

Music: A. C. Smyth

128. Marching Homeward

Words: Anon.

Music: William B. Bradbury

130. Hark! Listen to the Music!

Words: E. F. Thomas

Music: Anon.

Arr.: Charles J. Thomas

132. Ere the Sun Goes Down

Words: Josephine Pollard

Music: William J. Kirkpatrick

133. Thanks for the Sabbath School

Words: William Willes

Music: James R. Murray

135. Far, far away on Judea’s Plains

Words: John Menzies Macfarlane

Music: John Menzies Macfarlane

136. Weary Not

Words: W. H. Flaville

Music: John R. Sweney

137. When Jesus Shall Come in His Glory

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: John M. Chamberlain

139. Children Gladly Join and Sing

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

140. Glory to these Latter Days

Words: G. N. Clarke

Music: Joseph J. Daynes

141. Sweet Sabbath Day

Words: J. Parsons

Music: J. Parsons

143. A Jubilee Song

Words: J. K. Hall

Music: Thomas C. Griggs

145. Gather Round the Standard Bearer

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: William Clayson

146. We Meet Again

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

147. A Sunday School Call

Words: John M. Chamberlain

Music: John M. Chamberlain

148. Jesus, Mighty King in Zion!

Words: John Fellows

Music: Evan Stephens

149. Never From Thee!

Words: Charles W. Penrose

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

150. Sacramental Hymn

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

151. God Will Bless the Pure in Heart

Words: Charles L. Walker

Music: John Menzies Macfarlane

152. A Call and Answer

Words: R. S. Horne

Music: R. S. Horne

Arr.: William G. Bickley

153. Tis Sweet to Mingle Voices

Words: A. Dalrymple

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

154. To-day

Words: L. Clark

Music: Evan Stephens

155. Let us All be Good and Kind

Words: John Edwards

Music: John Edwards

156. Sing and Pray

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: William H. Foster

157. O, Come to the Jubilee

Words: Charles J. Thomas

Music: Charles J. Thomas

158. Never be Late

Words: Anon.

Music: A. C. Smyth

159. A Thanksgiving Hymn

Words: Richard Alldridge

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

160. One More Year has Gone

Words: Mary B. C. Slade

Music: Anon.

161. Little Lispers

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: J. Hosler

162. Break not the Sabbath Day

Words: Robert B. Baird

Music: Robert B. Baird

163. Come Dear Children, Join and Sing

Words: Annie Smith

Music: Charles J. Thomas

164. Songs of the Heart

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: William Clayson

165. Children’s Song

Words: William Willes

Music: Thomas McIntyre

166. The Primary March

Words: William Powell

Music: William Powell

167. The Cause of Truth

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

169. Sunday School Opening Hymn

Words: William Willes

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

170. The Iron Rod

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: William Clayson

171. Welcome to Our Union Meeting

Words: G. M.

Music: A. Parsons

172. Beautiful Day of Rest

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: Robert Lowry

173. The World is Full of Beauty

Words: M. W. Hackleton

Music: George Careless

175. The Gushing Rill

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

176. The Songs of Zion

Words: Robert B. Baird

Music: Robert B. Baird

177. Go when the Morning Shineth

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

178. Our Jubilee

Words: E. H. Goddard

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

179. With Songs we Hail that Star-lit Night

Words: Edwin F. Parry

Music: Edwin F. Parry

180. Island of Dreams

Words: Anon.

Music: J. S. Lewis

181. Our Home in the Mountains

Words: John S. Lewis

Music: John S. Lewis

183. Home, Sweet Home

Words: John Howard Payne

Music: Henry R. Bishop

184. America

Words: Samuel F. Smith

Music: Henry Carey; Thesaurus Musicus

185. Don’t Kill the Birds

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

186. Forbid Them Not

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

187. The World’s Jubilee

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Anon.

188. Come, Come, ye Saints

Words: William Clayton

Music: English folk song

190. In Our Lovely Deseret

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: George F. Root

192. Earth, with Her Ten Thousand Flowers

Words: Thomas R. Taylor

Music: Thomas C. Griggs

193. Come, All Ye Sons of Zion

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: John E. Tullidge

194a. Lord, I Would Own Thy Tender Care

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

194b. Come, Let Us Anew

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: James Lucas

196. For the Strength of the Hills

Words: Felicia D. Hemans

Music: Evan Stephens

197. How Firm a Foundation!

Words: Robert Keen

Music: J. Ellis

198a. Our God, We Raise to Thee

Words: B. Snow

Music: Henry Carey; Thesaurus Musicus

198b. Do What is Right

Words: Anon.

Music: George Kaillmark

200a. Doxology

Words: Thomas Ken

Music: Louis Bourgeois; Genevan Psalter

200b. O! ye Mountains High

Words: Charles W. Penrose

Music: H. S. Thompson

202a. Redeemer of Israel

Words: Joseph Swain

Music: Freeman Lewis

202b. Praise to the Man

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Scottish folk song

204a. The Time is Far Spent

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: German folk song

204b. The Spirit of God

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Anon.

206. O Say What is Truth?

Words: John Jaques

Music: Ellen Knowles Melling

207. Scatter Seeds of Kindness

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

208. We Thank Thee, O God, for a Prophet

Words: William Fowler

Music: Caroline E. Sheridan Norton

210. Who’s on the Lord’s Side?

Words: Hannah Last Cornaby

Music: Henry Russell

Arr.: George Careless

212. O My Father!

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: James McGranahan

214. Now Let Us Rejoice

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Henry Tucker

216. Catch the Sunshine!

Words: George F. Root

Music: George F. Root

217. Arbor Day Song

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

218. “Peace, be Still”

Words: Mary Ann Baker

Music: H. R. Palmer

220. Beautiful Mountain Home

Words: George A. Manwaring

Music: A. C. Smyth

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