祢愛所給雖然甚多 (Of all gifts Thy love bestows)

你愛所給雖然甚多,恩賜眾善者哪 ! (Nǐ ài suǒ gěi suīrán shén duō, ēncì zhòng shàn zhě nǎ)

Author: William Cowper
Tune: HOWARD (Stevenson)
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: William Cowper

William Cowper (pronounced "Cooper"; b. Berkampstead, Hertfordshire, England, 1731; d. East Dereham, Norfolk, England, 1800) is regarded as one of the best early Romantic poets. To biographers he is also known as "mad Cowper." His literary talents produced some of the finest English hymn texts, but his chronic depression accounts for the somber tone of many of those texts. Educated to become an attorney, Cowper was called to the bar in 1754 but never practiced law. In 1763 he had the opportunity to become a clerk for the House of Lords, but the dread of the required public examination triggered his tendency to depression, and he attempted suicide. His subsequent hospitalization and friendship with Morley and Mary Unwin provided emotional st… Go to person page >

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First Line: 你愛所給雖然甚多,恩賜眾善者哪 ! (Nǐ ài suǒ gěi suīrán shén duō, ēncì zhòng shàn zhě nǎ)
Title: 祢愛所給雖然甚多 (Of all gifts Thy love bestows)
English Title: Of all the gifts Thy love bestows
Author: William Cowper
Language: Chinese

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Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #87

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