Charles Beecher

Charles Beecher
Short Name: Charles Beecher
Full Name: Beecher, Charles, 1815-1900
Birth Year: 1815
Death Year: 1900

Beecher, Charles, son of the well-known Dr. Lyman Beecher, whose autobiography he chiefly edited, and brother of Henry Ward Beecher, was born at Litchfield, Connecticut, 1815. Mr. Beecher was for some time a Congregational pastor at Georgetown, Mass. He has published Review of Spiritual Manifestations, 1853; Pen Pictures of the Bible, 1855, &c. His hymns were contributed to his brother's Plymouth Collection, 1855, and include:—
1. There's rest in the grave. Heaven.
2. We are on our journey home. Heaven.
The latter is in the more extensive use, but both are unknown to the English collections. [Rev. F. M. Bird, M.A.]

-- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)

Wikipedia Biography

Charles Beecher (October 1, 1815 – April 21, 1900) was an American minister, composer of religious hymns and a prolific author.

Texts by Charles Beecher (9)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
Ah, guilty sinner, ruined by transgressionCharles Beecher (Author)English30
Along the mountain trackCharles Beecher (Author)3
I am the man that hath seen afflictionCharles Beecher (Author)1
Jesus, my God, my SaviorCharles Beecher (Author)1
Must Jesus bear the cross aloneRev. Charles Beecher (Author (vv. 3, 5))English10
Not in the churchyard shall he sleepC. Beecher (Author)1
There's rest in the graveCh. Beecher (Author)14
Upon the crystal pavement downCharles Beecher (Author)1
We are on our journey home, Where Christ our Lord is goneCharles Beecher (Author)80

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