Arise, in all Thy splendour, Lord. Sarah Slinn. [Missions.] In J. Dobell's New Selection, &c, 1806, No. 432, pt. 2, in 6 stanzas of 4 lines, 5 stanzas of which are from No. 47 of J. Griffin's Selection of Missionary & Devotional Hymns, Portsea, 1797. The hymn "Though now the nations sit beneath," was re-written for American use, by L. Bacon (q. v.) from Dobell.
-- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)