Poems, Religious, Historical, and Political, Vol I

Poems, Religious, Historical, and Political, Vol I

Poems, Religious, Historical, and Political, Vol I, English.
Liverpool, England; London, England. Eliza R. Snow.
1856. Only known edition. 117 songs.

The primary focus of SingPraises.net is music published by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. However, other hymnals and collections, including the one on this page, are indexed for reference. The contents of this collection may or may not reflect the views of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Indexes

References

List of songs
Jump to:
Dedication (Return to top)
0.
Dedication

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
To all the Saints of God, no matter where

Poems (Return to top)
1.
Invocation (Or the Eternal Father and Mother)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
O My Father

3.
Evening Thoughts (Or What It Is to Be a Saint)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

7.
The Gathering of the Saints (And the Commencement of the City of Adam-ondi-Ahman)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Awake! my slumbering Minstrel

15.
Two Chapters (Of the Life of President Joseph Smith)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Thou great eternal of eternity!

27.
Prejudice—What Is It?

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
’Tis not an orb, dispensing light

29.
The Transformation (Or the Tool and the Gem)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
I saw a thing of rudest form

31.
Genius Emancipated (Or the Effects of Education on the Human Mind)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
The scene was rude, and in its scenic pride

33.
Arrival of the First Colony in Charlestown, Massachusetts

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
That surely was a trying day

35.
The Red Man of the South

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
How long shall we be hunted

37.
The Red Man of the West

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

39.
My First View of a Western Prairie

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
The loveliness of Nature always did Delight me

42.
Funeral Hymn

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
How calm and beautiful the morn

44.
Juvenile Hymn

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
I’ll Serve the Lord While I Am Young

45.
The Bride’s Avowal

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
My lord, the hour approaches

46.
Birth-Day Sonnet

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Youthful Sonnet

47.
True Happiness

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
The noblest, proudest joys that this

49.
Mental Gas

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Charles to his teacher

51.
Apostrophe to Death

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Where art thou, Death?

54.
Slaughter of the Saints on Shoal Creek, Mo.

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Here, in a land that freemen call their home

56.
Some Good Things

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
When from injustice’ bitter cup

58.
To Sarah

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Sarah, I love you—I have loved you long

59.
Appeal to Americans

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

61.
The Saints’ Invocation

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Roll on thy work, Eternal God

63.
To the Citizens of Quincy

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Ye Sons and Daughters of Benevolence

65.
Hast Thou Known Suffering?

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Hast thou ever felt oppression

67.
Be Not Discouraged

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Though Deepening Trials

68.
Song of the Exiled Saints

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
We are far, far away from the land of our Home

71.
My Own Home

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
My Own Home

73.
The Departed Year

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
In spite of all the watchfulness

74.
As I Believe

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

77.
To a Revolutionary Father

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Thou aged man! I bless thy hoary head

79.
Columbia! My Country

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
I love the land with banner spread

81.
To Mr. and Mrs. S. (On the Death of a Child)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Cease, ye fond parents, cease to weep

83.
To the Saints in Europe

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Ye Saints who dwell on Europe’s shore

85.
To Elder Lorenzo Snow (London, England)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Dearest Brother, wherefore leave us?

87.
The Nauvoo Legion

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
The firm heart of the Sage

89.
Queen Victoria

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Of all the monarchs of the earth

91.
The Temple of God

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Lo, the Savior is coming, the prophets declare

94.
Missouri

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
What aileth thee, O Missouri

97.
To a Scottish Maiden

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Far from the braes of Scotland

99.
To Mrs. Haywood

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Like the figures incog., in a masquerade scene

100.
On the Death (Of the Dearly Beloved and Much Lamented Father in Israel, Joseph Smith, Sen.)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Zion’s noblest sons are weeping

103.
On the Death (Of Brigadier-General Don Carlos Smith)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Th’ insatiate archer, Death, once more

105.
The Funeral of Brigadier-General Don Carlos Smith

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
It was a Sabbath day—The morning came

112.
Twilight Imaginings

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Slumbering Muse, can aught inspire thee

118.
On the Death (Of Elder Lorenzo D. Barnes)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Ah! has he gone?

120.
Death of W. H. Harrison

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Why flows that strain of deep-ton’d sympathy

122.
To His Excellency Governor Carlin

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Ofttimes beneath the banner spread

125.
Riots in Congress

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Hush, hush, lest the monarchs of Europe hear

127.
The Kidnapping of Lieutenant-General Joseph Smith

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Like bloodhounds fiercely prowling

130.
Jubilee Song

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
That deed—that time we celebrate

133.
To He Knows Who

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
You have found a seclusion

134.
Your Portrait

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
You have left us your portrait

135.
Supplication

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
O God! thou God that rules on high

136.
To the Saints

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Awake, ye Saints of God, awake!

138.
To Mrs. L. (Obituary)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Earthly happiness is fleeting

139.
Celestial Glory

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
The Trials of the Present Day

142.
The Assassination (Of Generals Joseph Smith and Hyrum Smith)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

146.
Let Us Go

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Let us go, let us go to the ends of the earth

147.
The Lord Is My Trust

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

149.
The Bereaved Wife

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
I knew her ere she had been left

151.
Eden

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Primeval beauty, in primeval bloom

153.
Address to Earth

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Thou, earth, wast once a glorious sphere

155.
To President Brigham Young

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
A responsible station is surely thine

157.
To John Taylor

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Thou Chieftain of Zion! henceforward thy name

158.
The Venerable Mrs. Lucy Smith

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
The aged, venerated, much belov’d

161.
Camp of Israel (No. 1)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Although in woods and tents we dwell

163.
Camp of Israel (No. 2)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Lo! a mighty host of Jacob

165.
In All Things Rejoice

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
O, ye tossed to and fro, and afflicted!

166.
To the Writers of Fiction

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
O, why indulge the gifted pen

168.
Lines (Written on the Birth of the Infant Son of Mrs. Emma)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Sinless as celestial spirits

170.
A Journeying Song (For the Pioneers to the Mountains)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
The time of winter now is o’er

173.
The Twelve

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

175.
To the Venerable Patriarch John Smith

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Great glory awaits thee, thou father in Israel

177.
To Mrs. V. Kimball

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Thou much beloved in Zion

178.
To Elder L. (On His Departure for Europe)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Go, brother, go forth

180.
To Charles and Vilate

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Please accept my warmest wishes

181.
Song of the Desert

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Beneath the cloud-topped mountain

183.
To President B. Young and Camp

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Hail! ye mighty men of Israel

184.
The Wife’s Salutation

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

186.
Expectation

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Hast thou ever afloat on the ocean afar

188.
Come to the Valley

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Oft my spirit seems to mingle

190.
To Elder P. B. L.

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Sir, I had once a home and wealth

192.
The Mother’s Salutation

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
When from kindred kindred part

194.
The Children’s Salutation

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Welcome! father, welcome! mother

196.
The Salutation (Of the Saints in the Valley)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

198.
Song of Praise and Thanksgiving

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Our Father God, to thee belongs

200.
On the Death of J. S.

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Low in the dust the casket lies

201.
The Lord Has Delivered His People

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

203.
Anniversary Song for the Pioneers

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
For the Pioneers

205.
Liberty

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
For the 24 Young Ladies

207.
Lines on the Death (Of Bishop Newell K. Whitney)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
A mighty man, a man of worth

209.
To Mrs. Mary (Consort of the Late Hyrum Smith)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

210.
To Elder Franklin D. Richards

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Thrice welcome, herald of eternal Truth!

212.
The New Year (1852)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Hark! ’tis the trump of Time that ushers in

217.
Celebration Song for the Fourth of July

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
All hail the day Columbia first

219.
To Elder Samuel W. Richards

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Go, go, brother Richards

220.
To the Saints in Denmark

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
All you who in Denmark believe on the Lord

221.
The Narrow Way

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
When I espoused the cause of Truth

223.
To Mrs. Stenhouse (Switzerland)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Sister, you are counted worthy

225.
The Temple

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

227.
All Is Well

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
O Awake! My Slumbering Minstrel

228.
Introduction of the Year 1853

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
The Year has come

232.
To an Elder in Israel

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Clothed with the Priesthood and the power

234.
A Word to the Saints Who Are Gathering

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Think Not, When You Gather to Zion

235.
To Elder John Lyon

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Like a bright golden gem, in a casket refined

236.
To Franklin D. Richards

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
The time has come when you again

237.
Time and Change

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Time is a Tourist. Ever since the great

254.
Ode

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Fairest Spirit of the skies

257.
Ode for the Fourth of July

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Shall we commemorate the day

261.
National Song

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

263.
Railroad Stanzas

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
In Jehovah’s arm we trusted

265.
National Anthem

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

266.
To Elder John Kay

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
The Spirit of Truth will direct you

268.
To Joseph Scofield

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)

Other versions of this song:
Go forth, brother Joseph

269.
To Elders (F. D. Richards, J. A. Young, W. H. Kimball, J. Ferguson, J. A. Little, G. D. Grant, and E. Ellsworth)

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: N/A (words only)