O Father, gladly we repose

O Father, gladly we repose

Author: William Gaskell
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: William Gaskell

Gaskell, William, M.A., son of Mr. William Gaskell, was born at Latchford (a suburb of Warrington, on the Cheshire side of the Mersey), 24 July, 1805. He was educated at Manchester New College and at the University of Glasgow, where he graduated M.A. in 1825. In 1828 he became co-pastor with the Rev. J. G. Robberds at Cross Street Unitarian Chapel, Manchester, a position he held until his death. Mr. Gaskell was a man of cultivated mind and considerable literary ability. His publications include Lectures on the Lancashire Dialect, 1853, a small volume of Temperance Rhymes, 1839, and various theological works. In 1832 he married Elizabeth Cleghorn Stevenson, who afterwards attained celebrity as the authoress of Mary Barton, and of other popul… Go to person page >

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First Line: O Father, gladly we repose
Author: William Gaskell



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A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion. (10th ed.) #250Page Scan
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d462
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #543Page Scan
Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #299Page Scan
Hymn Book for Christian Worship #513Page Scan
Hymns of the Spirit #496Page Scan
Songs for the Lord's House #d294
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #763Page Scan
The Gospel Hymnal #d419
The Psalms of Life: A Compilation of Psalms, Hymns, Chants, Anthems, &c. Embodying the Spiritual, Progressive and Reformatory Sentiment of the Present Age #105Page Scan
Worship in Song: a selection of hymns and tunes for the Service of the Sanctuary #123Page Scan
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