Peacock, John, was born in 1731; became a Wesleyan Minister in 1767, retired therefrom through ill health in 1796, and died in 1803. In 1776 he published Songs of Praise compiled from the Holy Scriptures.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)
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Display Title: Do this in Remembrance of MeFirst Line: In mem'ry of our dying LordAuthor: PeacockMeter: L. M.Scripture: John 6:48; 1 Corinthians 11:24Date: 1792Subject: Hymns, adapted to the Celebration of the Lord's Supper |