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Not in some cloistered cell dost Thou, Lord, bid me dwell

Not in some cloistered cell dost Thou, Lord, bid me dwell

Author: Robert M. Offord
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Robert M. Offord

Offord, Robert M., son of an English "open-communion" Baptist, was born at St. Austell, Cornwall, Sept. 17, 1846. In 1870 he removed to America, where he was associated for some time with the Methodists, but subsequently joined the Reformed Dutch Church in 1878. He is editor of the New York Observer. To that paper he contributed:— 1. Jesus, heed me, lost and dying. Lent. 2. It is no untried way. Christ's Burden. No. 1 appeared on Jan. 25th, and No. 2 on Feb. 1st, 1883. They were revised for Laudes Domini, N. Y., 1884 (Duffield's English Hymns, N. Y., 1886). --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)  Go to person page >

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First Line: Not in some cloistered cell dost Thou, Lord, bid me dwell
Author: Robert M. Offord
Copyright: Public Domain

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Hymns of Worship and Service #d318

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Hymns of Worship and Service #539

The American Hymnal #d358

The American Hymnal for Chapel Service #d230

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The American Hymnal for Chapel Service #340

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