How blest the man who fears the Lord (Lyte)

How blest the man who fears the Lord (Lyte)

Author: Henry Francis Lyte
Tune: [How blest the man who fears the Lord]
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Henry Francis Lyte

Lyte, Henry Francis, M.A., son of Captain Thomas Lyte, was born at Ednam, near Kelso, June 1, 1793, and educated at Portora (the Royal School of Enniskillen), and at Trinity College, Dublin, of which he was a Scholar, and where he graduated in 1814. During his University course he distinguished himself by gaining the English prize poem on three occasions. At one time he had intended studying Medicine; but this he abandoned for Theology, and took Holy Orders in 1815, his first curacy being in the neighbourhood of Wexford. In 1817, he removed to Marazion, in Cornwall. There, in 1818, he underwent a great spiritual change, which shaped and influenced the whole of his after life, the immediate cause being the illness and death of a brother cler… Go to person page >

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First Line: How blest the man who fears the Lord (Lyte)
Author: Henry Francis Lyte

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Instances (1 - 5 of 5)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Alexander's Hymns No. 2: Songs of Evangelism (Canadian Ed.) #180
Asaph: or, The Choir Book #d103
Bible Songs: a Selection of Psalms Set to Music for Use in Sabbath Schools, Adult Bible Classes ... 7th ed. #d43
Bible Songs: a selection of psalms set to music, for use in sabbath schools, adult Bible classes, young people's societies, prayer meetings, evangelistic services, and family worship (4th ed.) #224Page Scan
Hymns for Social Worship, Compiled for the Use of Canadian Baptist Churches #d115



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