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Kind Teacher and Lord, thy wisdom we bless

Kind Teacher and Lord, thy wisdom we bless

Author: Samuel Medley
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Samuel Medley

Medley, Samuel, born June 23, 1738, at Cheshunt, Herts, where his father kept a school. He received a good education; but not liking the business to which he was apprenticed, he entered the Royal Navy. Having been severely wounded in a battle with the French fleet off Port Lagos, in 1759, he was obliged to retire from active service. A sermon by Dr. Watts, read to him about this time, led to his conversion. He joined the Baptist Church in Eagle Street, London, then under the care of Dr. Gifford, and shortly afterwards opened a school, which for several years he conducted with great success. Having begun to preach, he received, in 1767, a call to become pastor of the Baptist church at Watford. Thence, in 1772, he removed to Byrom Street, Liv… Go to person page >

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First Line: Kind Teacher and Lord, thy wisdom we bless
Author: Samuel Medley

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Select Hymns #d248
Select Hymns: adapted to the devotional exercises of the Baptist denomination (2nd ed.) #251Page Scan
Songs of Zion, Being a New Selection of Hymns, Designed for Revival and Social Meetings #104Page Scan
The Christian Harmonist: containing a set of tunes adapted to all the metres in Mr. Rippon's Selection of Hymns, in the collection of hymns by Mr. Joshua Smith, and in Dr. Watt's Psalms and Hymns... #240Page Scan
The Christian's Pocket Companion #d32
The Young Convert's Companion: Being a Collection of Hymns for the Use of Conference Meetings #d63



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