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Holy Ghost, inspire our praises

Holy Ghost, inspire our praises

Author: Basil Woodd
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Basil Woodd

Woodd, Basil , M.A., was born at Richmond in Surrey, Aug. 5, 1760. The influences of his home and of his widowed mother were most salutary, and produced the best results. As a boy he studied under the Rev. T. Clarke, of Chesham Bois, and at seventeen he entered Trinity College, Oxford. Taking Holy Orders in 1783, he was chosen lecturer of St. Peter's Cornhill, in 1784; morning preacher at Bentinck Chapel, Marylebone in 1785, and Rector of Drayton Beauchamp, Buckinghamshire, in 1808. Bentinck Chapel being a proprietary chapel, he purchased the lease in 1793, and held the Incumbency, together with the Rectory of Drayton, from 1808 to his death on April 12, 1831. He took a deep interest in the great religious societies, and in the anti-slave… Go to person page >

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First Line: Holy Ghost, inspire our praises
Author: Basil Woodd

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A Collection of Divine Hymns from Various Authors #d21

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Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #257

Songs of the Spirit #d189

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