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Holy Spirit, Gracious Guest

Holy Spirit, gracious guest

Author: Christopher Wordsworth
Tune: ANDERSON
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Christopher Wordsworth

Christopher Wordsworth--nephew of the great lake-poet, William Wordsworth--was born in 1807. He was educated at Winchester, and at Trinity College, Cambridge, where he graduated B.A., with high honours, in 1830; M.A. in 1833; D.D. in 1839. He was elected Fellow of his College in 1830, and public orator of the University in 1836; received Priest's Orders in 1835; head master of Harrow School in 1836; Canon of Westminster Abbey in 1844; Hulsean Lecturer at Cambridge in 1847-48; Vicar of Stanford-in-the-Vale, Berks, in 1850; Archdeacon of Westminster, in 1865; Bishop of Lincoln, in 1868. His writings are numerous, and some of them very valuable. Most of his works are in prose. His "Holy Year; or, Hymns for Sundays, Holidays, and other occ… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Holy Spirit, gracious guest
Title: Holy Spirit, Gracious Guest
Author: Christopher Wordsworth
Language: English

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Church Family Worship #476
Common Praise (1998) #654Page Scan
Hymnal: A Worship Book #542
Scripture Song Database #1470
Sing Glory: Hymns, Psalms and Songs for a New Century #556
The Covenant Hymnal: a worshipbook #588



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