How sweet thy dwellings, Lord, how fair

How sweet thy dwellings, Lord, how fair

Author: James Merrick
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: James Merrick

Merrick, James , M.A., was born in 1720, and educated at Oxford, where he became a Fellow of Trinity College. He entered Holy Orders, but his health would not admit of parish work. He died at Reading, 1769. His publications include:— (1) Messiah, a Divine Essay. Humbly dedicated to the Reverend the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford and the Visitors of the Free School in Reading. By James Merrick, Ætat. 14, Senior Scholar of the School at their last Terminal Visitation, the 7th of October, 1734. Reading. (2) The Destruction of Troy. Translated from the Greek of Tryphiodorus into English Verse, with Notes, &c. 1742. (3) Poems on Sacred Subjects. Oxford . 1763. (4) The Psalms of David Translated or Paraphrased in English Verse… Go to person page >

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First Line: How sweet thy dwellings, Lord, how fair
Author: James Merrick

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A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. Rev. ed. #d264

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Hymns and Offices of Worship: for use in schools: with an appendix of tunes #218

Hymns, Selected from Various Authors, for the Use of Young Persons 3rd Am. from 9th London ed. #d106

Hymns, Selected from Various Authors, for the Use of Young Persons #d97

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Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #683

Psalms in Metre and Hymns Selected for the Use of the Parish Church of Boston #d41

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