As, in soft silence, vernal showers

As, in soft silence, vernal showers

Author: Thomas Gibbons
Published in 17 hymnals

Author: Thomas Gibbons

Gibbons, Thomas, was born at Beak, near Newmarket, May 31, 1720; educated by Dr. Taylor, at Deptford; ordained in 1742, as assistant to the Rev. Mr. Bures, at Silver Street Chapel, London; and in 1743 became minister of the Independent Church, at Haberdashers' Hall, where he remained till his death, Feb. 22, 1785. In addition to his ministerial office he became, in 1754, tutor of the Dissenting Academy at Mile End, London; and, in 1759, Sunday evening lecturer at Monkwell Street. In 1760 the College at New Jersey, U.S., gave him the degree of M.A. and in 1764 that of Aberdeen the degree of D.D. His prose works were (1) Calvinism and Nonconformity defended, 1740; (2) Sermons on various subjects, 1762; (3) Rhetoric, 1767; (4) Female Worthies,… Go to person page >

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First Line: As, in soft silence, vernal showers
Author: Thomas Gibbons
Source: Rippon's Collection
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances (1 - 17 of 17)

Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d72

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Hymns for Christian Melody #553

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Hymns of the Spirit #435

Melodies of the Church #d71

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #134

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Spiritual Songs for Social Worship #198

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Spiritual Songs for Social Worship #198

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Spiritual Songs for Social Worship #198

The Carol #d11

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The Congregational Hymn Book #288

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The New Congregational Hymn and Tune Book, for Public, Social and Private Worship #148

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The New York Choralist #69b

The Vestry Hymn Book #d20

Village Hymns #d33

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Village hymns for social worship, selected and original #307

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Village hymns for social worship, selected and original #307

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Village Hymns for Social Worship, Selected and Original #307

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