Horatio Gates Spofford correspondence

by Horatio Gates Spofford

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ALS (1818 October 16) from Spofford to Harry Croswell describing his cabin in western Pennsylvania and the establishment of a settlement in Venango County; and ALS (1822 May 20) from Spofford to Stephen Van Rensselaer requesting information for his gazetteer of New York state.

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About “It Is Well” A reflective hymn written in , Horatio Spafford wrote this in a time of great pain in his life. The Great Chicago Fire in destroyed much of his property investments. Lenny Ben-David has been involved in the study and enhancement of U.S.-Israel relations for more than 40 years. He served as director of AIPAC's Israel office for 15 years, and is the author of Myths and Facts published in and Ben-David served as the Deputy Chief of Mission in Israel's Embassy in Washington, D.C for three years, and consulted for foreign governments and other. Summary: Religious community in Jerusalem founded by American emigré Christians, Horatio Gates Spafford () and Anna T. Spafford, and perpetuated by their daughter, Bertha Spafford Vester, and others. Correspondence, diaries, minutes, notes, hymns, financial and legal records, scrapbooks, photographs, photograph albums, printed matter.   There once lived a man named Horatio Spafford. He is best known for his famous hymn, “It is Well with my Soul. Most of us have sung the hymn repeatedly, enjoying the beauty and spiritual depth of the lyrics without knowing the gut-wrenching pain through which these words were penned.

Papers: In the Horatio Gates Spofford Correspondence, , 2 items. Includes a letter from Horatio Gates Spofford to Stephen Van Rensselaer written on . In the letter, Spofford requests information for his gazetteer of New York state. Horatio Gates Spafford. A GAZETTEER. Details:This is a fine reprint of the edition of the Gazetteer of the State of New York. ~ from the title page. Published by Heart of the Lakes Publishing; originally published , Rating: % positive. Words: Horatio Gates Spafford (b. Oct. 20, ; d. Oct. 16, ) Music: Ville du Havre, by Philip Paul Bliss ( 9, ; d. Dec. 29, ) Links: Wordwise Hymns The Cyber Hymnal. T he tune for this wonderful hymn was named after the S. S. Ville du Havre, the ship on which the Spaffords’ four daughters were to die so tragically, when the vessel struck another in mid-Atlantic in the. American Colony in Jerusalem Date Event A group of fourteen adults and four children led by Horatio Gates Spafford () and Anna T. Spafford traveled to the Holy Land from Chicago, Ill., and formed a Christian utopian community in Jerusalem Horatio Gates Spafford died; Anna T. Spafford became leader of the group.

Genre/Form: Guidebooks: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Spafford, Horatio Gates, Spafford's guide for New York travellers.   Isabella’s mother Myra Spafford came from a large family. Her father married twice and Myra was one of twelve siblings from both marriages. Myra was 25 years old and already a wife of four years by the time her youngest brother, Horatio Gates Spafford was born. Like Myra, Horatio was raised in a home where.   How to say Horatio Gates Spafford in English? Pronunciation of Horatio Gates Spafford with 1 audio pronunciation, 3 translations and more for Horatio Gates Spafford.1/5.

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Too often the telling of the Horatio Spafford story ends with the writing of this hymn. Instead, Dr. Corts takes you to the end of Horatio and Anna’s lives. After the shipwreck, the grieving Spaffords conducted a relentless search for spiritual guidance that ultimately led to Anna’s declaration that she was a /5(6).

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(Christian Books For Life Book 3) by Jonathan Tristan out of 5. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Horatio Gates Spafford (Spafford, Horatio Gates, ) Spafford, Horatio Gates, A Pocket Guide for the Tourist and Traveller, Along the Line of the Canals, and the Interior Commerce of the State of New-York (New York: T.

and J. Swords, ) multiple formats at Google. Introduction: Gena Philibert-Ortega is a genealogist and author of the book “From the Family Kitchen.” In this blog article, Gena tells the moving story of how Horatio Gates Spafford wrote the famous hymn “It Is Well with My Soul” after undergoing severe hardships and tragedy.

Correspondence,primarily from family and friends, concerns personal and financial matters but also relates to American politics. Letter book,contains letters written by Gates during his command in the South during the Revolution.

Also, orderly books, ; issued by Gates while commanding the Southern Army. Get this from a library. Horatio Gates papers, [Horatio Gates; William Alexander; Benjamin Holland; John Mark; Christopher Richmond; William Alexander White] -- Collection consists of correspondence and orderly books of General Gates.

Correspondence,primarily from family and friends, concerns personal and financial matters but also relates to. Horatio Gates Spofford correspondence book, Horatio Gates; A Gazetteer of the State of New-York search; Spafford, Horatio Gates; letters to search; The First Part of the Institutes of the Lawes of England: or a Commentary upon Littleton (E.

Coke) search; The History of England, from the Invasion. Horatio G. Spafford was born on Octo in Lansingburgh, New York and died of Malaria on Octo in Jerusalem.

Anna Spafford continued to work in the surrounding areas of Jerusalem until her death in The Spaffords were laid to eternal rest in Jerusalem. It can be said that "It Is Well With Their Souls.". Horatio Lloyd Gates (J – Ap ) was a British-born soldier who served as a leading American general during the early years of the Revolutionary took credit for the American victory in the Battles of Saratoga () – a matter of contemporary and historical controversy – and was blamed for the defeat at the Battle of Camden in Rank: Major (Great Britain), Major general (United States).

The author, Horatio G. Spafford (), was a Presbyterian layman from Chicago. He had established a very successful legal practice as a young businessman and was also a devout Christian. Among his close friends were several evangelists including the famous Dwight L.

Horatio G. Spafford returned to his cabin and that night wrote the words which became the hymn: "It Is Well With My Soul," to which Arthur Bliss later added his familiar melody. Horatio recorded that: " we passed over the spot where she went down, in mid-ocean, the water’s three miles deep.

But I do not think of our dear ones there. Horatio Gates Spafford has 13 books on Goodreads with 2 ratings. Horatio Gates Spafford’s most popular book is A Gazetteer of the State of New-York: Embr. If one searches for information on the internet or in short books on hymn-writers about Horatio Gates Spafford () and his very popular song “When peace, like a river, attendeth my way,” with its moving chorus “It is well with my soul” and catchy tune by P.

Bliss, one will typically find repetition of the moving story of the author’s loss of four young daughters in the tragic sinking of the SS Ville du. It is well, it is well with my soul. With this hymn comes one of the most heartrending stories in the annals of hymnody.

The author, Horatio G. Spafford (), was a Presbyterian layman from Chicago. He had established a very successful legal practice as a young businessman and was also a. On October 8,the Great Chicago Fire swept through the city. Horatio was a prominent lawyer in Chicago [2], and had invested heavily in the city's real estate, and the fire destroyed almost everything he owned.

[] The wreck of the Ville Du HavrTwo years later, inSpafford decided his family should take a holiday somewhere in Europe, and chose England knowing that his friend D. HORATIO GATES SPAFFORD intellectual efforts made by numerous Americans of his generation. It is a story of an unending struggle with poverty, with an unsympathetic and even hostile public, with the handicaps that were appallingly great in an age when government reports, massive aggregations of books in.

Horatio Spafford is best known for being the author of the famous hymn “It Is Well with My Soul.” While the hymn may be beautiful, Spafford’s theology was not. You see, Spafford was a universalist who believed that hell was only purgatorial in nature and that eventually all created beings, including the devil, would be reconciled to the tragedy of losing his daughters, he and.

Horatio G. Spafford was a successful lawyer and businessman in Chicago with a lovely family - a wife, Anna, and five children. However, they were not strangers to. In Bertha Spafford published Our Jerusalem, a wonderful book detailing her parents’ lives.

In the book, she tells the story, as Anna described it to her, of the sinking of the Ville du Havre. It also includes many wonderful accounts of the good work Horatio and Anna Spafford. “Horatio Spafford () was a wealthy Chicago lawyer with a thriving legal practice, a beautiful home, a wife, four daughters and a son.

He was also a devout Christian and faithful student of the Scriptures. His circle of friends included Dwight L. Moody, Ira Sankey and various other well-known Christians of the day. A Gazetteer of the State of New-York: Carefully Written from Original and Authentic Materials, Arranged on a New Plan, in Three Parts, Horatio Gates Spafford: Author: Horatio Gates Spafford: Editor: Horatio Gates Spafford: Publisher: H.C.

Southwick, Original from: Harvard University: Digitized: Nov 8, Length: pages: Export. Spafford sent his book, A Gazetteer of the State of New-York (Albany, ; Sowerby, description begins E.

Millicent Sowerby, comp., Catalogue of the Library of Thomas Jefferson, –59, 5 vols. description ends no. ), to TJ separately through the mail. The preface to this work asserts (p. HORATIO GATES SPAFFORD () wrote the now-familiar hymn "It Is Well With My Soul" in He was born 20 October in Lansingburgh, Rensselaer County, NY, and died 16 October in Jerusalem, Israel of malaria.

He is buried in Jerusalem. Today in – Horatio Spafford Died. Horatio Gates Spafford was a strong supporter of the work of evangelist Dwight L. Moody. He was also a successful lawyer and, in addition to his legal practice, Spafford owned considerable real estate in the city of Chicago.

With the fire, his property was taken from him. a song book edited by. BCL GROW Devotional Horatio Gates Spafford, the author of the hymn “It Is Well with My Soul,” knew grief at a level impossible for most of us to imagine.

How should we respond when it. Horatio Gates Spafford is the author of A Gazetteer of the State of New-York ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews), Some Cursory Observations on the Ord.

- Concludes with advertisement for "Twenty Reasons for Believing that the Second Coming of the Lord is Near" by Horatio Gates Spafford, a 24 pp. pamphlet from the same publisher. - Bookplate from the Library of Bertha Spafford Vester and Frederick Vester, The American Colony, Jerusalem.

Manuscript/Mixed Material Letter from Horatio Gates Spafford to A. Loivy [Rev. Löwry], Secretary, Anglo-Jewish Association. Enlarge Download: Go. About this Item.

Title Correspondence. If one searches for information on the internet or in short books on hymn-writers about Horatio Gates Spafford () and his very popular song "When peace, like a river, attendeth my way," with its moving chorus "It is well with my soul" and catchy tune by P.

Bliss, one will typically find repetition of the moving story of the author's loss of four young daughters in the tragic Author: Reformation. Genealogy profile for Horatio Gates Spafford, II. Genealogy for Horatio Gates Spafford, II ( - ) family tree on Geni, with over million profiles of ancestors and living relatives.

People Projects. Spafford and his wife had a consistent history of acting on their faith. After the great Chicago fire ofthey devoted countless hours to helping the survivors.

Inthey moved to Jerusalem (taking two daughters born after the shipwreck tragedy) and helped found a group called the American Colony; its mission was to serve the poor.Horatio Gates Spafford ( - ). Horatio Gates Spafford (OctoTroy, New York – OctoJerusalem) was a prominent American lawyer, best known for penning the Christian hymn It Is Well With My Soul, following a family tragedy in which four of his daughters died.Written by a Presbyterian laywer Horatio G.

Spafford () and composed by Philip P. Bliss (), this deeply touching gospel song has long been loved. The scripture reference is Psalm "God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble." Text Author and Hymn-Writer Horatio G. Spafford.