An offering to the shrine of power

An offering to the shrine of power

Author: Robert Nicoll
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Robert Nicoll

Nicoll, Robert, was born Jan. 7, 1814, at Auchtergaven, Perthshire. At the age of 13 he began to write verse. In 1835 he opened a circulating library in Dundee, and in the following year he became the editor of the Leeds Times. This he retained for a short time only. Broken in health through taxing his strength too much, he died in 1837, He was a successful writer, and is often referred to as "a second Burns." His Poems and Lyrics were published in 1835; 2nd ed., with numerous additions and Memoir, 1842; 3rd ed. 1852. From these Poems the following pieces are taken:— 1. An offering to the shrine of power. The Reformers. 2. I may not scorn the meanest thing. Humility. This and No. 1 date 1835. 3. Lord, from Thy blessed throne,… Go to person page >

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Author: Robert Nicoll

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Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #442

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Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #442

Jubilate Deo, a Book of Hymns and Tunes for Young and Old #d18

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The Disciples' Hymn Book: a collection of hymns and chants for public and private devotion #174

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