God, Creator and Preserver

God, Creator and Preserver

Author: John Ellerton
Tune: ST. ANDREW (Thorne)
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Author: John Ellerton

Ellerton, John, M.A., son of George Ellerton, was born in London, Dec. 16, 1826, and educated at Trinity College, Cambridge (B.A. 1849; M.A. 1854). Taking Holy Orders he was successively Curate of Easebourne, Sussex, 1850; Brighton, and Lecturer of St. Peter's, Brighton, 1852; Vicar of Crewe Green, and Chaplain to Lord Crewe, 1860; Rector of Hinstock, 1872; of Barnes, 1876; and of White Roding, 1886. Mr. Ellerton's prose writings include The Holiest Manhood, 1882; Our Infirmities, 1883, &c. It is, however, as a hymnologist, editor, hymnwriter, and translator, that he is most widely known. As editor he published: Hymns for Schools and Bible Classes, Brighton, 1859. He was also co-editor with Bishop How and others of the Society for Promoting… Go to person page >

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First Line: God, Creator and Preserver
Author: John Ellerton

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The Cyber Hymnal #11308
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)
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