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J. H. Tenney › Hymnals

J. H. Tenney
Short Name: J. H. Tenney
Full Name: Tenney, J. H. (John Harrison), 1840-1918
Birth Year: 1840
Death Year: 1918

John Harrison Tenney, 1840-1918

Born: No­vem­ber 22, 1840, Row­ley, Mass­a­chu­setts.

Born just af­ter the pre­si­den­tial cam­paign of "Tip­pe­ca­noe and Ty­ler, too," Ten­ney was named af­ter Amer­i­can pre­si­dent Will­iam Hen­ry Har­ri­son. A dea­con in the Con­gre­ga­tion­al Church in Line­brook, Mass­a­chu­setts, he ed­it­ed or was as­so­ci­ate ed­it­or of over 30 books, and con­trib­ut­ed to hun­dreds more. His works in­clude:
Amer­i­can Male Choir
Temperance Jew­els, with Eli­sha Hoff­man (Bos­ton, Mass­a­chu­setts: Ol­iv­er Dit­son & Com­pa­ny, 1879)
Bells of Vic­to­ry, with Eli­sha Hoff­man (Bos­ton, Mass­a­chu­setts: Oliv­er Dit­son & Com­pa­ny, 1888)
Gems of Gos­pel Song
Golden Sun­beams
Sharon’s Dewy Rose
Songs of Faith
Shining Light
Songs of Joy
Sparkling and Bright
Spiritual Songs, Nos. 1 and 2
Sweet Fields of Eden
The Bea­con Light
The Sing­ing School Ban­ner
The An­them Of­fer­ing
The Amer­i­can An­them Book
The Crown of Praise

Hall, pp. 219-22

Beyond the Swell­ing Flood
Come to Je­sus
Ever Will I Pray
Hallowed Hour of Pray­er
Jesus Is Pass­ing This Way
My An­chor Is Hold­ing
Nothing Be­tween
Onward Christ­ian Sol­diers
Sabbath Bell
San Fran­cis­co
We’ll Ne­ver Say Good­bye
Where Will You Spend Eter­ni­ty?

Hymnals by J. H. Tenney (17)sort descendingAsPublication Year
Bells of Victory: a collection of music for temperance meetingsJ. H. Tenney (Editor)1888
Gems of Gospel SongJ. H. Tenney (Editor)1881
New Spiritual SongsJ. H. Tenney (Editor)1887
Pentecostal Hymns No. 1: a Winnowed Collection for Evangelistic Services, young people's societies and Sunday-schoolsJ. H. Tenney (Music Editor)1894
Pentecostal Hymns No. 2: a Winnowed Collection for Evangelistic Services, young people's societies and sunday schoolsJ. H. Tenney (Music Editor)1898
Sharon's Dewy Rose: a collection of new music and hymns for the use of Sabbath-schools, prayer meetings, and special occasionsJ. H. Tenney (Editor)1880
Songs of joy: a collection of hymns and tunes especially adapted for prayer, praise, and camp meetings, revivals, Christian associations, and family worshipTenney, J. H. (John Harrison), 1840- (Author)1875
Songs of Promise: for Sunday schools, prayer, praise, and conference meetingsJ. H. Tenney (Editor)1886
Sparkling and Bright: a new collection of hymns and tunes for Sunday schools, young people's societies of Christian endeavor and all meetings for praise and worshipJ. H. Tenney (Editor)1890
Spiritual Songs for Gospel Meetings and the Sunday SchoolJ. H. Tenney (Editor)1878
Spiritual Songs No. 2: for Gospel Meetings and the Sunday schoolJ. H. Tenney (Editor)1883
Sweet Fields of Eden: for the Sabbath SchoolJ. H. Tenney (Editor)1882
Temperance JewelsJ. H. Tenney (Editor)1879
The Beacon Light: a collection of Hymns and Tunes for Sunday SchoolJ. H. Tenney (Editor)1881
The Shining Light: a varied collection of sacred songs for Sabbath-schools, social meetings and the home circleJ. H. Tenney (Editor)1879
Words of Life: a collection of Hymns and Tunes for use in Gospel Meetings and other Religious ServicesJ. H. Tenney (Editor)1889
Work and WorshipJ. H. Tenney (Editor)1886

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