Awake, our souls, and with the sun

Awake, our souls, and with the sun

Author: Thomas Ken
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: Thomas Ken

Ken, Thomas, D.D. The bare details of Bishop Ken's life, when summarised, produce these results:—-Born at Berkhampstead, July, 1637; Scholar of Winchester, 1651; Fellow of New College, Oxford, 1657; B.A., 1661; Rector of Little Easton, 1663; Fellow of Winchester, 1666; Rector of Brighstone, 1667; Rector of Woodhay and Prebendary of Winchester, 1669; Chaplain to the Princess Mary at the Hague, 1679; returns to Winchester, 1680; Bishop of Bath and Wells, 1685; imprisoned in the Tower, 1688; deprived, 1691; died at Longleat, March 19, 1711. The parents of Ken both died during his childhood, and he grew up under the guardianship of Izaak Walton, who had married Ken's elder sister, Ann. The dominant Presbyterianism of Winchester and Ox… Go to person page >

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First Line: Awake, our souls, and with the sun
Author: Thomas Ken



Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book . 27th ed. #d39

Hymns and Psalms, Original and Modern, Selected and Revised #d45

The Christian Hymn Book #d57

The Christian Hymn Book. 7th ed. #d58

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