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Awake, awake, O Zion, The bridal day draws nigh

Awake, awake, O Zion, The bridal day draws nigh

Author: Benjamin Gough
Tune: MISSIONARY HYMN (Mason)
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Benjamin Gough

Gough, Benjamin, was born at Southborough, Kent, in 1805, and died Nov. 28,1877. He was engaged in mercantile pursuits in London for some years. After retiring from business he resided at Mountfield, Faversham. He was a member and lay preacher of the Wesleyan denomination. His poetical works include:— (1) Lyra Sabbatica, Lon., 1865; (2) Kentish Lyrics, London, 1867; (3) Hymns of Prayer and Praise, London, 1875; and several minor publications, the most important being (4) Protestant Hymns & Songs for the Million, Lon., 1878; (5) Songs from the Woodlands, and Other Poems, Lon., 1872; and (6) Christmas Carols and New Year's Songs, Lon. (n.d.). Of Mr. Gough's hymns, about 20 are in common use in Great Britain and America, and of these the m… Go to person page >

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First Line: Awake, awake, O Zion, The bridal day draws nigh
Author: Benjamin Gough
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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Songs for the Lord's House #483

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