Great God, oppressed with grief and fear

Great God, oppressed with grief and fear

Author: Benjamin Beddome (1787)
Published in 19 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 >

Text Information

First Line: Great God, oppressed with grief and fear
Author: Benjamin Beddome (1787)
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Copyright: Public Domain

Notes

This hymn does not appear in Beddome's Hymns of 1818, but it resembles Hymn 687, "When oppressed with sore affliction."

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 19 of 19)
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A Choice Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the use of Christians #433

A New Selection of Psalms and Hymns from the Most Approved Authors, Adapted to Public and Private Worship. 2nd ed. #d168

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A Selection of Hymns & Psalms #242

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A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #H.CCXXI

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A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #H.CCXXI

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A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors. #330

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Baptist Hymn Book #a412

Hymns of Zion #d73

Hymns Selected #d68

Hymns Selected from Dr. Watts, Dr. Doddridge and Various Other Writers #d68

Select Hymns #d147

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Select Hymns #22

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Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors, intended to be an Appendix to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns. (1st Am. ed.) #CCCXXX

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Songs of Zion, Being a New Selection of Hymns, Designed for Revival and Social Meetings #23

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The Baptist Hymn Book #412

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #1048

The Psalms of David ... New ed. #d71

The Young Convert's Companion #d38

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