Congregational Hymns from the Poetry of John Greenleaf by Samuel J. Rogal

By Samuel J. Rogal

Poet John Greenleaf Whittier (1807–1892) proved an important contributor to American Protestant hymnody—since 1843, greater than 2,100 hymnals released within the usa have integrated diversifications of his works—despite the truth that Whittier by no means thought of himself a hymnist.
This ebook compares and contrasts Whittier’s unique released texts with types tailored as hymns, showing the hymnodic parts of his poetry and showing the textual alterations to Whittier’s traces by means of hymnal editors from quite a few denominations. The paintings bargains in-depth comparative stories of lots of his poems and their resultant hymns, a listing of hymns-from-poems, a chronology of Whittier’s lifestyles and works, notes, bibliography and index.

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