Brightness of the eternal glory, Shall thy praise unuttered lie

Brightness of the eternal glory, Shall thy praise unuttered lie

Author: Robert Robinson
Tune: DIJON
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Robert Robinson

Robert Robinson was born at Swaffham, Norfolk, in 1735. In 1749, he was apprenticed to a hairdresser, in Crutched Friars, London. Hearing a discourse preached by Whitefield on "The Wrath to Come," in 1752, he was deeply impressed, and after a period of much disquietude, he gave himself to a religious life. His own peculiar account of this change of life is as follows:--"Robertus Michaelis Marineque Robinson filius. Natus Swaffhami, comitatu Norfolciae, Saturni die Sept. 27, 1735. Renatus Sabbati die, Maii 24, 1752, per predicationem potentem Georgii Whitefield. Et gustatis doloribus renovationis duos annos mensesque septem, absolutionem plenam gratuitamque, per sanguinem pretiosum i secula seculorum. Amen." He soon after began to pr… Go to person page >

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First Line: Brightness of the eternal glory, Shall thy praise unuttered lie
Author: Robert Robinson

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Christian Hymnal #d48

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Hymns of Grace and Truth #61

Hymns of Grace and Truth. 2nd ed. #d35

Hymns of Truth and Praise #81

Hymns of Worship and Remembrance #d34

The Halifax Selection of Hymns: intended as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d69

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