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Father of mercies, God of love, Send down thy Spirit from above

Father of mercies, God of love, Send down thy Spirit from above

Author: Benjamin Beddome
Published in 13 hymnals

Author: Benjamin Beddome

Benjamin Beddome was born at Henley-in Arden, Warwickshire, January 23, 1717. His father was a Baptist minister. He studied at various places, and began preaching in 1740. He was pastor of a Baptist society at Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire, until his death in 1795. In 1770, he received the degree of M.A. from the Baptist College in Providence, Rhode Island. He published several discourses and hymns. "His hymns, to the number of 830, were published in 1818, with a recommendation from Robert Hall." Montgomery speaks of him as a "writer worthy of honour both for the quantity and the quality of his hymns." --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >

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First Line: Father of mercies, God of love, Send down thy Spirit from above
Author: Benjamin Beddome

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Instances

Instances (1 - 13 of 13)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Pastor's Selection of Hymns and Tunes: for Worship in the Church and Family #90Page Scan
Book of Hymns and Tunes, comprising the psalms and hymns for the worship of God, approved by the general assembly of 1866, arranged with appropriate tunes... by authority of the assembly of 1873 #70dPage Scan
Hymnal of the Presbyterian Church #174Page Scan
Parish Hymns: a collection of hymns for public, social, and private worship; selected and original #247Page Scan
Precious Hymns #87Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship, and Approved by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America #H257Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d195
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship in the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. #d199
Psalms and Hymns, Adapted to Public Worship: and approved by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America: the latter being arranged according to subjects... #362Page Scan
Sacred lyrics, or Select hymns: particularly adapted to revivals of religion, and intended as a supplement to Watts. #41Page Scan
The Old Baptist Hymn Book #d87
The Presbyterian Hymnal #485Page Scan
The Presbyterian Hymnal #485Page Scan



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