Now, in this consecrated place

Now, in this consecrated place

Author: E. T. Winkler
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: E. T. Winkler

Winkler, Edwin Theodore, D.D., was born in Savannah, Nov. 13, 1823, and educated at Brown University. He entered the Baptist ministry in 1846, and subsequently filled several important literary and other appointments in addition to his pastorates. He died at Marion, Alabama, Nov. 10, 1883. He compiled The Sacred Lute, a Collection of popular Hymns, 1855 (enlarged ed., 1860), to which he contributed 8 hymns, the first lines of which are given in Burrage. (Burrage's Baptist Hymn Writers, 1888, p. 416.) Some of these have passed into other American collections, including "Our land with mercies crowned." (National Hymn.) -- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)… Go to person page >

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First Line: Now, in this consecrated place
Author: E. T. Winkler

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