Robert Campbell was an advocate residing in Edinburgh. He is not much known as an author, but some of his hymns have been adopted in several hymnals. He was Roman Catholic. His death occurred in 1868.
--Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >
According to the Handbook to the Baptist Hymnal (1992), Yarbrough "has been attributed to William B. Bradbury, but there is no evidence for this. Its earliest publication seems to have been in New Life (Nashville, 1880) with the arrangement credited to Rigdon M. McIntosh." (p.239)
Display Title: Lamb, Whose Blood For All Men StreamedFirst Line: Lamb, whose blood for all men streamedTune Title: YARBROUGHAuthor: Robert CampbellMeter: 77.77Source: Roman Breviary, 1632; Tr.: Hymns and Anthems, 1850