From winter's barren clods

From winter's barren clods

Author: Thomas Gibbons
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Thomas Gibbons

Gibbons, Thomas, was born at Beak, near Newmarket, May 31, 1720; educated by Dr. Taylor, at Deptford; ordained in 1742, as assistant to the Rev. Mr. Bures, at Silver Street Chapel, London; and in 1743 became minister of the Independent Church, at Haberdashers' Hall, where he remained till his death, Feb. 22, 1785. In addition to his ministerial office he became, in 1754, tutor of the Dissenting Academy at Mile End, London; and, in 1759, Sunday evening lecturer at Monkwell Street. In 1760 the College at New Jersey, U.S., gave him the degree of M.A. and in 1764 that of Aberdeen the degree of D.D. His prose works were (1) Calvinism and Nonconformity defended, 1740; (2) Sermons on various subjects, 1762; (3) Rhetoric, 1767; (4) Female Worthies,… Go to person page >

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Author: Thomas Gibbons

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A Collection of Evangelical Hymns #d59

General Collection of Hymns, Original and Selected, for Use of Christians #d101

The African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymn Book #d120

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The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #653

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #1217

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