Bright shadows of true rest. H. Vaughan. [Sundays.] From the first part of his Silex Scintillans, 1650, where it is headed "Son-Days." It is in 3 stanzas of 8 lines, and has been reprinted in the modern editions of Vaughan's work, as also in various selections of sacred poetry. In Dr. Martineau's Hymns of Prayer and Praise, 1873, it is No. 785. Original text, Aldine edition of Vaughan, London, 1883, p. 97.
-- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)
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|Hymns of the Ages: being selections from Wither, Cranshaw, Southwell, Habington, and other sources (2nd series) #314||Bright shadows of true rest!||Bright shadows of true rest!||Henry Vaughan, 1621-1695||1861|