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I'm but a little child, Foolish and frail

I'm but a little child, Foolish and frail

Author: William T. Matson
Tune: ST. JAMES (Ward)
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: William T. Matson

Matson, William Tidd, was born at West Hackney, London, Oct. 17, 1833. He was educated first under the Rev. J. M. Gould, and then at St. John's College, Cambridge. Subsequently he studied under Professor Nesbitt, at the Agricultural and Chemical College, Kennington. In 1853 he underwent a great spiritual change. Leaving the Church of England, he first joined the Methodist New Connexion body, and then the Congregationalists. After the usual theological training, he entered the ministry, and held several pastorates, including Havant, Hants; Gosport; Highbury; Portsmouth, and others. His poetical works include:— (1) A Summer Evening Reverie, and Other Poems, 1857; (2) Poems, 1858; (3) Pleasures of the Sanctuary, 1865; (4) The Inner Life, 1… Go to person page >

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First Line: I'm but a little child, Foolish and frail
Author: William T. Matson
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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Little Children's Book #d40

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Little Children's Book #78

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