The Resource Best endeavor hymns : especially for use in Christian endeavor societies, young people's meetings, Sunday schools, and general church work, edited and compiled by I. Allan Sankey and John R. Clements ; Responsive Scripture readings selected by John R. Clements

Best endeavor hymns : especially for use in Christian endeavor societies, young people's meetings, Sunday schools, and general church work, edited and compiled by I. Allan Sankey and John R. Clements ; Responsive Scripture readings selected by John R. Clements

Label
Best endeavor hymns : especially for use in Christian endeavor societies, young people's meetings, Sunday schools, and general church work
Title
Best endeavor hymns
Title remainder
especially for use in Christian endeavor societies, young people's meetings, Sunday schools, and general church work
Statement of responsibility
edited and compiled by I. Allan Sankey and John R. Clements ; Responsive Scripture readings selected by John R. Clements
Creator
Contributor
Collaborator
Compiler
Publisher
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BHA
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1874-1915
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Sankey, I. Allan
Form of composition
hymns
Format of music
close score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • b. 1868-
  • 1851-1927
  • 1865-1945
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  • Clements, John R.
  • Clark, Francis E.
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • United Society of Christian Endeavor
  • Young People's Society of Christian Endeavor
  • Biglow & Main
  • Sanders & Stayman
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  • Hymns, English
  • Revival hymns
  • Gospel music
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices)
  • Duets
  • Solos with piano
  • National songs
  • Responsive worship
  • Sunday school music
Label
Best endeavor hymns : especially for use in Christian endeavor societies, young people's meetings, Sunday schools, and general church work, edited and compiled by I. Allan Sankey and John R. Clements ; Responsive Scripture readings selected by John R. Clements
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 292 numbered hymns, choruses, solos, duets, chants, doxologies, etc., mostly with music (no. 288 [God Save the King] words only) [short title header at text] (indicating title, author or origin, composer or source, copyright, occasional name of tune and meter)--p. [3-266]
  • Includes indexes [also shown in running headers] : Topical ... [ca. 65 divisions]--p. 281-283 ; ... of titles ... first lines--p. 284-288 ; ... of tunes--p. 288
  • Responsive readings, prayers and benedictions [separately shown in text and running headers] / selected and arranged by Jno. R. Clements : numbered readings captioned for scripture or theme--p. 269-280 ; A Christian Endeavor Prayer / Rev. Francis E. Clark ..., Benedictions [5 captioned for scripture]--p. 280
  • "Y.P.S.C.E." - Motto: 'For Christ and the Church' - Active Member's Pledge ... [etc.] - Benediction. 'The Lord watch between me and thee / when we are absent one from another'"--p. 267
  • The Lord's Prayer - Matthew 6.9-13 ; The Apostles' Creed ; The Ten Commandments - Exodus 20.1-17--p. 268
  • "When ... founder of Christian Endeavor, Rev. Francis E. Clark ... wrote ... history of the movement bearing the title, 'Christian Endeavor in All Lands,' ... preface ... dated from Munich, Bavaria, he said: '... surprising ..., if the Christian Endeavor movement had not added something of value to the world's hymnology ....'"--Preface [t.p. verso] (signed : I. Allan Sankey. John R. Clements Secretary N.Y. State Christian Endeavor Union) [followed by publishers' general statement of copyright for specific works]
  • Grey cloth [linen-grain] binding : front stamped with ornate circle of lilies enclosing short title. Edges colored with red. T.p. [leaf scrolls, rose-petals, at titles] with publisher's addresses, prices for board binding, full cloth, extra cloth and gold editions per single and hundred
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
1 score (288 p.)
Note
  • In fair condition : covers and textblock worn ; spine detaching at head.
  • Front cover with owners' stamp : Society of Christian Endeavor / Calvary Baptist Church.
  • Frank J. Metcalf's outer front endpapers bookplate stamped with date : Oct 4 - 1929.
  • Stamp [purple ink] : "Pianos organs and sheet music - Sanders & Statman Co. 1327 F. Street, Washington, D.C." (circular musical staff)--t.p.
  • Paste-on insert [clipping from tract(?)] : "Christian liberty sets free for amusements and too free to want them. We can do anything we wish to do because we have no wish to do what is not right."
System control number
(OCoLC)8863447
Label
Best endeavor hymns : especially for use in Christian endeavor societies, young people's meetings, Sunday schools, and general church work, edited and compiled by I. Allan Sankey and John R. Clements ; Responsive Scripture readings selected by John R. Clements
Publication
Note
  • 292 numbered hymns, choruses, solos, duets, chants, doxologies, etc., mostly with music (no. 288 [God Save the King] words only) [short title header at text] (indicating title, author or origin, composer or source, copyright, occasional name of tune and meter)--p. [3-266]
  • Includes indexes [also shown in running headers] : Topical ... [ca. 65 divisions]--p. 281-283 ; ... of titles ... first lines--p. 284-288 ; ... of tunes--p. 288
  • Responsive readings, prayers and benedictions [separately shown in text and running headers] / selected and arranged by Jno. R. Clements : numbered readings captioned for scripture or theme--p. 269-280 ; A Christian Endeavor Prayer / Rev. Francis E. Clark ..., Benedictions [5 captioned for scripture]--p. 280
  • "Y.P.S.C.E." - Motto: 'For Christ and the Church' - Active Member's Pledge ... [etc.] - Benediction. 'The Lord watch between me and thee / when we are absent one from another'"--p. 267
  • The Lord's Prayer - Matthew 6.9-13 ; The Apostles' Creed ; The Ten Commandments - Exodus 20.1-17--p. 268
  • "When ... founder of Christian Endeavor, Rev. Francis E. Clark ... wrote ... history of the movement bearing the title, 'Christian Endeavor in All Lands,' ... preface ... dated from Munich, Bavaria, he said: '... surprising ..., if the Christian Endeavor movement had not added something of value to the world's hymnology ....'"--Preface [t.p. verso] (signed : I. Allan Sankey. John R. Clements Secretary N.Y. State Christian Endeavor Union) [followed by publishers' general statement of copyright for specific works]
  • Grey cloth [linen-grain] binding : front stamped with ornate circle of lilies enclosing short title. Edges colored with red. T.p. [leaf scrolls, rose-petals, at titles] with publisher's addresses, prices for board binding, full cloth, extra cloth and gold editions per single and hundred
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
1 score (288 p.)
Note
  • In fair condition : covers and textblock worn ; spine detaching at head.
  • Front cover with owners' stamp : Society of Christian Endeavor / Calvary Baptist Church.
  • Frank J. Metcalf's outer front endpapers bookplate stamped with date : Oct 4 - 1929.
  • Stamp [purple ink] : "Pianos organs and sheet music - Sanders & Statman Co. 1327 F. Street, Washington, D.C." (circular musical staff)--t.p.
  • Paste-on insert [clipping from tract(?)] : "Christian liberty sets free for amusements and too free to want them. We can do anything we wish to do because we have no wish to do what is not right."
System control number
(OCoLC)8863447

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