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Egypt

Hear Thou my prayer, O Lord, And listen to my cry

Author: Benjamin H. Kennedy (1804-1889)
Tune: EGYPT (Leach)
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Benjamin H. Kennedy

Kennedy, Benjamin Hall, D.D., son of the Rev. Raun Kennedy, sometime Incumbent of St. Paul's, Birmingham, and editor of A Church of England Psalm-Book, &c, 1821 (12th ed. 1848), was born at Summer Hill, near Birmingham, Nov. 6, 1804, and educated at King Edward's School, Birmingham; Shrewsbury School; and St. John's College, Cambridge. He graduated B.A. in 1827 (First Class Classical Tripos and First Chancellor's Medallist). He was Fellow of his College 1828-36; Head Master of Shrewsbury School, 1836-66; and Regius Professor of Greek in the University of Cambridge and Canon of Ely , 1867. Dr. Kennedy took Holy Orders in 1829, and was for some time Prebendaiy in Lichfield Cathedral and Rector of West Felton, Salop. He was elected Hon. Fellow… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Hear Thou my prayer, O Lord, And listen to my cry
Title: Egypt
Original Language: English
Author: Benjamin H. Kennedy (1804-1889)

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The Methodist Hymn-Book with Tunes #543

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