Rv Alfred Henry Burton DD United Kingdom 1840-1930. Born at Swannington, Leicestershire, he emigrated with family to America and became a student at Beloit College, WI, graduating with honours. After a pastorate in the Methodist Episcopal Church at Monroe, WI, he returned to England and entered the Wesleyan Ministry in 1865. He married Ellen Pearse. He then ministered mostly in Lanca-shire and London. Published works include ”Gleanings in the gospels:, “Wayside songs”, “St. Luke in Expositor's Bible”.
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Display Title: Look Away To JesusFirst Line: Look away to Jesus, soul by woe oppressedTune Title: LOOK AWAY TO JESUSAuthor: Henry BurtonMeter: 188.8.131.52Source: Gospel Hymns No. 2, by Philip P. Bliss and Ira D. Sankey (Cincinnati, Chicago and New York: John Church/Biglow & Main, 1876)