Coles, Vincent Stuckey Stratton, son of Rev. James Stratton Coles, born at Shepton Beauchamp, March 27, 1845, and educated at Balliol College, Oxford, graduating B.A. 1868, and M.A. 1872. On taking Holy Orders in 1869, he became Curato of Wantage. In 1872 he was preferred as Rector of Shepton-Beauchamp, Somerset, and in 1884 Librarian of the Pusey Library, Oxford. Mr. Coles has contributed the following hymns to Hymns Ancient & Modern, and the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge Church Hymns.
1. Lord, in whose eternal counsels. For guidance and growth in holiness. It was first printed as a leaflet, written for E. C. U. Festival, c. 1870; and then included, after revision, in S. P. C. K. Church Hymns, 1871.
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Display Title: Father, Whose Love We Have Wronged by TransgressionFirst Line: Father, whose love we have wronged by transgressionTune Title: BRANSCOMBEAuthor: Vincent S. S. Coles, 1845-1929Meter: 184.108.40.206Source: A cento from Coles' Metrical Litany (published by Novello); appeared in Hymns Ancient and Modern in 1904