I ask not wealth, nor pomp, nor power

I ask not wealth, nor pomp, nor power

Author: Ottiwell Heginbotham
Published in 24 hymnals

Author: Ottiwell Heginbotham

Heginbothom, Ottiwell, born in 1744, and died in 1768, was for a short time the Minister of a Nonconformist congregation at Sudbury, Suffolk. The political and religious disputes which agitated the congregation, in the origin of which he had no part, and which resulted in a secession and the erection of another chapel, so preyed upon his mind, and affected his health, that his pastorate terminated with his death within three years of his appointment. His earliest hymn, "When sickness shakes the languid corse [frame]," was printed in the Christian Magazine, Feb. 1763. In 1791 the Rev. John Mead Ray communicated several of Heginbothom's hymns to the Protestant Magazine; and in the same year, these and others to the number of 25, were publishe… Go to person page >

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First Line: I ask not wealth, nor pomp, nor power
Author: Ottiwell Heginbotham

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A Selection of Hymns: designed as a supplement to the "psalms and hymns" of the Presbyterian church #317

Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d410

Hymn Book for Sunday Schools #d52

Hymns for Children and Young Persons. First Am. from the London ed. #d66

Hymns for the Use of the Brethren in Christ #d209

Hymns, Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools of the Evangelical Lutheran Church #d174

My Little Singing Book #d32

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Seamen's Hymns #319

Seamen's Hymns and Devotional Assistant #d288

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Selection of Hymns for the Sunday School Union of the Methodist Episcopal Church #79

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Selection of Hymns for the Sunday School Union of the Methodist Episcopal Church #110

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Social Psalmist: or hymns, selected for the private use and social meetings of evangelical Christians #319

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Sunday School Hymn Book. (19th ed) #36

The Halifax Selection of Hymns: intended as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d201

Worship in the School Room #d63

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Worship in the School Room: a manual of devotion intended especially for the school, also adapted to the family #244

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