Eliza Holmes Reed

Short Name: Eliza Holmes Reed
Full Name: Reed, Eliza Holmes, 1794-1867
Birth Year: 1794
Death Year: 1867

Reed, Eliza, née Holmes, was born in London, March 4, 1794; married to the Rev. Andrew Reed in 1816; and died July 4, 1867. Mrs. Reed entered fully and earnestly into her husband's extensive charitable works. Her publications include Original Tales for Children; and The Mother's Manual for the Training of her Children, 1865. Her hymns, 20 in all, were contributed to her husband's collection, and were republished with his in the Wycliffe Chapel Supplement, 1872. They are only of average merit, and have not attained to a marked position. They include:—

1. Gracious Lord, as Thou hast bidden. Holy Baptism.
2. I would be Thine, 0 take my heart . Dedication of Self to Christ.
3. 0 do not let the word depart. The Accepted Time.
4. 0 that I could for ever dwell. Communion with God Desired.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)


Texts by Eliza Holmes Reed (12)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
ليتني أجلس دهريElizabeth Holmes Reed (Author)Arabic2
يا خاطيء اسمعن نداEliza Holmes Reed (Author)Arabic1
Gracious Lord, as thou hast biddenEliza Holmes Reed (Author)1
I heard of a Savior whose love was so great, that He laid down his life on the treeEliza Read (Author)English1
I would be thine, O take my heartEliza Holmes Reed (Author)English21
La bondadosa invitaciónElizabeth Reed (Author)Spanish5
O do not let the Word departEliza Reed (Author)English356
O lass den Geist nicht von dir flieh'nEliza Reed (Author)German5
O lass nicht das Wort entfliehenElizabeth Holmes Reed (Author)German1
O that I could forever dwellMrs. E. Reed (Author)English58
O that I could like Mary dwellEliza Holmes Reed (Author)2
¡Oh, no rechaces la verdad!Eliza Reed (Author)Spanish2
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