Creator [Great] God, thy glories blaze

Creator [Great] God, thy glories blaze

Author: Sewall Sylvester Cutting
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Sewall Sylvester Cutting

Cutting, Sewell Sylvester, D.D., a Baptist Minister, was born at Windsor, Vermont, Jan. 19, 1813, graduated at the University of Vermont, 1835, and was ordained at Boylston, Massachusetts, 1836. He was pastor at Southbridge, Mass., from 1837 to 1845. Editor of the New York Recorder. 1845-50, and 1853-55; and of the Christian Review, 1850-53, and 1855-68. In 1868 he was appointed Professor of Rhetoric and History at the University, Rochester, N. York, and Secretary of the American Baptist Educational Commission. He died at Brooklyn, Feb. 7, 1882. His Historical Vindication of the Baptists was published in 1858. His hymns in common use include:— 1. Father, we bless the gentle care. The love of God. Appeared in Hymns for the Vest… Go to person page >

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First Line: Creator [Great] God, thy glories blaze
Author: Sewall Sylvester Cutting
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Great God, Thy glories blaze , p. 275, i., 2. This sometimes reads "Creator God! Thy glories blaze."

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)



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