Expectant of my Lord's command

Expectant of my Lord's command

Author: William T. Matson
Tune: MAINZER
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: William T. Matson

Matson, William Tidd, was born at West Hackney, London, Oct. 17, 1833. He was educated first under the Rev. J. M. Gould, and then at St. John's College, Cambridge. Subsequently he studied under Professor Nesbitt, at the Agricultural and Chemical College, Kennington. In 1853 he underwent a great spiritual change. Leaving the Church of England, he first joined the Methodist New Connexion body, and then the Congregationalists. After the usual theological training, he entered the ministry, and held several pastorates, including Havant, Hants; Gosport; Highbury; Portsmouth, and others. His poetical works include:— (1) A Summer Evening Reverie, and Other Poems, 1857; (2) Poems, 1858; (3) Pleasures of the Sanctuary, 1865; (4) The Inner Life, 1… Go to person page >

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Author: William T. Matson

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Hymns of the Church: new and old #366

The Hill School Hymnal and Service Book #d36

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The Hymnal of Praise #330

University Hymn Book for use in the Chapel of Harvard University #d46

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