Deseret Sunday School Songs (Selections)

Miscellaneous (Songbook), English.
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. Deseret Sunday School Union.
1909. Only known edition. 33 songs.


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 1925, or because it was published before 1964 and the copyright was not renewed. Any songs from before 1925 are in public domain and may be freely copied from their pre-1925 source. Individual songs first published between 1925 and 1964 may still be copyrighted, even if the collection has fallen out of copyright.

Flake-Draper Number: 1625 (Mormon Bibliography, 1830–1930) deseretsundaysch00deser
BYU Harold B. Lee Library: BX 8685.25 .A1 1909 no. 2 (Special Collections)

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16. Come, Come, Ye Saints

Words: William Clayton

Music: English folk song

20. O Thou Rock of Our Salvation

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: William Clayson

45. In Remembrance of Thy Suffering

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

244. God Be With You

Words: Jeremiah E. Rankin

Music: William G. Tomer

35. Sweet is the Work

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: John J. McClellan

279. As the Dew from Heaven Distilling

Words: Thomas Kelly

Music: Joseph J. Daynes

37. Sowing

Words: Anon.

Music: Henry A. Tuckett

38. Parting Hymn

Words: George Manwaring

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

41. Joseph Smith’s First Prayer

Words: George Manwaring

Music: Sylvanus Billings Pond

52. For the Strength of the Hills

Words: Felicia D. Hemans

Music: Evan Stephens

53. Improve the Shining Moments

Words: Robert B. Baird

Music: Robert B. Baird

57. Gently Raise the Sacred Strain

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Thomas C. Griggs

62. Hope of Israel

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: William Clayson

65. Did You Think to Pray?

Words: Mary A. Pepper Kidder

Music: William O. Perkins

83. O My Father

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: James McGranahan

87. How Firm a Foundation

Words: Selection of Hymns, John Rippon, 1787; Robert Keen

Music: Anon.; John Ellis

102. We Thank Thee, O God, For a Prophet

Words: William Fowler

Music: Caroline E. Sheridan Norton

17. Earth, With Her Ten Thousand Flowers

Words: Thomas R. Taylor

Music: Joseph G. Fones

104. The Spirit of God Like a Fire is Burning

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: English melody

47. Jesus, Once of Humble Birth

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: Giacomo Meyerbeer; English Chorister

140. Now Let Us Rejoice

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Henry Tucker

291. Hear Us Pray

Words: Annie Pinnock Malin

Music: Louis M. Gottschalk

114. In Our Lovely Deseret

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: George F. Root

115. How Great the Wisdom and the Love

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Thomas McIntyre

179. True to the Faith

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

192. O God, the Eternal Father

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Felix Mendelssohn

198. O Ye Mountains High

Words: Charles W. Penrose

Music: Henry S. Thompson

95. Prayer is the Soul’s Sincere Desire

Words: James Montgomery

Music: George Careless

24. Praise to the Man

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Scottish folk song

49. Lord, We Ask Thee, Ere We Part

Words: George Manwaring

Music: Benjamin Milgrove

273. Though Deepening Trials

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: George Careless

133. Redeemer of Israel

Adapt.: William W. Phelps

Words: Joseph Swain

Music: Repository of Sacred Music, Part Second, Wyeth, 1813; Freeman Lewis

292. God Moves in a Mysterious Way

Words: William Cowper

Music: Thomas A. Arne

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