Jesus, Name of matchless splendor!

Jesus, Name of matchless splendor

Author: Lucy A. Bennett
Tune: TENDER SHEPHERD (Holmes)
Published in 1 hymnal

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Author: Lucy A. Bennett

Lucy A. Bennett was born on January 8, 1850 in Green Farm, Falfield, Glou­ces­ter­shire, Eng­land. She was a staunch Methodist and a poet. She began to write poems, hymns and prose at an early age. As a young woman, she attended Keswick Conventions where she met and corresponded with prominent Christian leaders, including Christina Rosseti and C. H. Spurgeon. She was active at Mount Pleasant Chapel where she arranged for ministers, led a Bible Class for women, and visited and helped the poor and needy. She helped to found All Nations College, Upper Norwood and Mount Hermon College, Streatham Common. She died on March 10, 1927 Dianne Shapiro, from Mid-Victorian Poetry, 1860-1879: an annotated biobiliography by Catherine W. Reilly (Lon… Go to person page >

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First Line: Jesus, Name of matchless splendor
Title: Jesus, Name of matchless splendor!
Author: Lucy A. Bennett
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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