Jesus is My Shepherd

Jesus is my Shepherd, down from heaven He came

Author: Hugh Stowell
Tune: [Jesus is my Shepherd] (Ackerman)
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Hugh Stowell

Stowell, Hugh, an able and popular minister of the Church of England, was born at Douglas, Isle of Man, December 3, 1799. He graduated at Oxford in 1822, and took holy orders the following year. He held various offices in his Church; became rector at Salford in 1831; was appointed honorary Canon of Chester Cathedral in 1845, and later Rural Dean of Eccles. He published several volumes. He also edited a book of hymns: A Selection of Psalms and Hymns Suited to the Services of the Church of England, 1831. To the several editions of this book most of his hymns were contributed. He died at Safford October 8, 1865. From every stormy wind that blows 495 Lord of all power and might 206 Hymn Writers of the Church, 1915 by Charles Nutter… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Jesus is my Shepherd, down from heaven He came
Title: Jesus is My Shepherd
Author: Hugh Stowell
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain



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