Edwin Hatch

Edwin Hatch
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Short Name: Edwin Hatch
Full Name: Hatch, Edwin, 1835-1889
Birth Year: 1835
Death Year: 1889

Hatch, Edwin, D.D., was born at Derby, Sep. 4, 1835, and educated at Pembroke College, Oxford, B.A., in honours, in 1857. After holding important appointments in Canada, he returned to England and became Vice-Principal of St. Mary Hall, Oxford, 1867; and Rector of Purleigh, 1883. (See also Crockford). He died Nov. 10, 1889. His hymn-writing was limited. One, and that a very spirited lyric, is in Allon's Congregational Psalmist Hymnal, 1886 "Breathe on me, Breath of God." (Whitsuntide.) Dr. Hatch's hymns were published in his posthumous Towards Fields of Light, London 1890.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)

Wikipedia Biography

Edwin Hatch (September 4, 1835 Derby, England – November 10, 1889 Oxford, England) was an English theologian. He is best known as the author of the book Influence of Greek Ideas and Usages Upon the Christian Church, which was based on the lectures he presented during the 1888 Hibbert Lectures and which were edited and published following his death. He is also remembered as the composer of the hymn "Breathe on me, breath of God."

Texts by Edwin Hatch (11)sort descendingAsInstances
Breathe on me, breath of GodEdwin Hatch (Author)262
Da vida a mi alma oh DiosEdwin Hatch, 1835-1889 (Author)2
E ha maluna o'uEdwin Hatch, 1833-1889 (Author)3
Holy Spirit, breathe on meEdwin Hatch, 1835-1889 (Author)28
I dared not hope that thou wouldst deignRev. E. Hatch (Author)8
Ó bom Consolador, faze-me um novo ser.Edwin Hatch (Author)2
O Master of my soulEdwin Hatch, 1835-1889 (Author)2
Oh, vive em mim, Consolador!Edwin Hatch (Author)2
Santo ConsoladorEdwin Hatch (Author)3
Santo Consolador, Tu aliento pon en míEdwin Hatch, 1835-1889 (Author)2
Werk in my, Gees van GodEdwin Hatch (Author)2

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