New Jordan (Nehemiah Shumway)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2017-01-29). Score information: Letter, 2 pages, 80 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note heads converted to oval shape. Three more pairs of stanzas added from Stennett's hymn.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2017-01-28). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 2 pages, 96 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Shape note format (4-shape), as originally written. Three more pairs of stanzas added from Stennett's hymn.
First published: 1815 in The Easy Instructor, Edition N
Description: Attributed to Shumway in Supplement to the Kentucky Harmony, 1820. Words mostly by Samuel Stennett, 1787, with seven stanzas; an eighth stanza appears in Kentucky Harmony, by an unknown author. This work uses the first two stanzas of Stennett's hymn.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at On Jordan's stormy banks I stand.