Hort, Fenton John Anthony, D.D., was born Apr. 23, 1828, and educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, B.A. in 1st class Classical Tripos, 1850, and also in the Moral Science Tripos and the Natural Science Tripos, 1851. He has held several distinguished appointments at his University, has published several learned works, was joint editor with Dr. Westcott of The New Testament in the Original Greek, and sat as one of the Revision Committee of the New Testament. He has translation a few hymns. He died Nov. 30, 1892.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)
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Display Title: Now Dawning Glows The Day Of DaysFirst Line: Now dawning glows the day of daysTune Title: CHURCH TRIUMPHANTAuthor: Ambrose of Milan, 340-397; Fenton J. A. HortMeter: LMSource: Hymns for Schools and Bible Classes by John Ellerton, 1859