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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3506

Titles:
The saint's sweet home

First Lines:
Mid scenes of confusion and creature complaints

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1684

Titles:
The creation of the world

First Lines:
All Christian people pray attend

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11142

Titles:
Faith and works, a tale

First Lines:
Good Dan and Jane were man and wife

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4731

Titles:
No tears in heaven

First Lines:
No tears in heaven! No, every tear

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4566

Titles:
The slumbering sleeper. In two parts
The slumbering sleeper; or, the world's redemption. In three parts
The slumbering sleeper

First Lines:
As on my bed, with grief opprest
As on my bed with grief opprest

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9277

Titles:
The stage of life

First Lines:
Good people all I pray draw near
All the world is one great stage, this Shakespeare said of old

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7007

Titles:
The thunder storm

First Lines:
How quick the lightning's vivid flash

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3333

Titles:
Twelve articles

First Lines:
One God there is, in wisdom, glory, might

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8163

Titles:
\"Speak for the right\"

First Lines:
Better one, single and alone

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7163

Titles:
Christ's love to penitent sinners

First Lines:
You mortals all, of high and low degree

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3391

Titles:
The factory girl's dream

First Lines:
My Savoiur [sic] has took from my eyes

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12362

Titles:
Death's warrant; or, the Soul's welcome to glory

First Lines:
The king of kings a warrant seal'd

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8278

Titles:
The parson is a naguhty [sic] man
The parson and hogs

First Lines:
Oh dear, oh dear things do run queer
A parson who had a remarkable foible

Subjects:
London (England)

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V232

Titles:
Better land
The better land

First Lines:
I hear thee speak of the Better Land
I hear thee speak of the better land
I hear thee speak of a better land

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1988

Titles:
A lesson for all true Christians

First Lines:
All you whose minds be high & heavenly bent

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V101

Titles:
'Tis all for the best!!!

First Lines:
My soul now arise, my passions take wing

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V911

Titles:
Chelsea ladies confessing their sins

First Lines:
[I] once knew a parson in Chelsea did dwell

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 8356

Titles:
Sinners dream

First Lines:
One night as I in slumber lay

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7169

Titles:
Prodigal son; or The undutiful youth reclaimed
The undutiful son reclaimed

First Lines:
Remember thy servant in distress

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8930

Titles:
The lord will provide

First Lines:
Though troubles assail

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4394

Titles:
Fifty-six of the wants of the children of Zion, all supplied from the fountain head

First Lines:
I want to feed on Jesus' word

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1395

Titles:
A new song on the happy return of Moody & Sankey

First Lines:
Arrah boys did you hear of the news now at all

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10008

Titles:
The gospel band

First Lines:
The gospel band are now set out

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V954

Titles:
The Christian rest

First Lines:
Here as a stranger on earth I do roam

Themes:
Religion

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12175

Titles:
The Christian's farewell to the world

First Lines:
When for eternal world I steer
Farewell my dearest friends below

Themes:
Religion

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