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O blessed life, the heart at rest

O blessed life, the heart at rest

Author: William T. Matson
Published in 23 hymnals

Author: William T. Matson

Matson, William Tidd, was born at West Hackney, London, Oct. 17, 1833. He was educated first under the Rev. J. M. Gould, and then at St. John's College, Cambridge. Subsequently he studied under Professor Nesbitt, at the Agricultural and Chemical College, Kennington. In 1853 he underwent a great spiritual change. Leaving the Church of England, he first joined the Methodist New Connexion body, and then the Congregationalists. After the usual theological training, he entered the ministry, and held several pastorates, including Havant, Hants; Gosport; Highbury; Portsmouth, and others. His poetical works include:— (1) A Summer Evening Reverie, and Other Poems, 1857; (2) Poems, 1858; (3) Pleasures of the Sanctuary, 1865; (4) The Inner Life, 1… Go to person page >



Instances (1 - 23 of 23)

A Church of England Hymn Book #340

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Common Praise #398

Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d449

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Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #233

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Hymnal Amore Dei #279

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Hymnal, Amore Dei #279

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Hymns for the Living Age #241

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Hymns in Harmony with Modern Thought #26

Hymns of the United Church #d257

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Hymns of the United Church #333

Inter-Church Hymnal #d247

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Isles of Shoals Hymn Book and Candle Light Service #16

Mawl a chân = praise and song #243

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Services for Congregational Worship #88

The American Hymnal #d369

The Ideal Song and Hymn Book #d220

The Methodist Hymn-Book with Tunes #529

The New Hymn and Tune Book #d268

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The New Laudes Domini #845

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The Pilgrim Hymnal #196

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The Pilgrim Hymnal #260

Unitarian Service Book, and Hymns for Church and Home. Abridged ed. #d255

University Hymn Book for use in the Chapel of Harvard University #d143

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