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O God, forever blest

O God, forever blest

Author: Edward H. Bickersteth
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Edward H. Bickersteth

Bickersteth, Edward Henry, D.D., son of Edward Bickersteth, Sr. born at Islington, Jan. 1825, and educated at Trinity College, Cambridge (B.A. with honours, 1847; M.A., 1850). On taking Holy Orders in 1848, he became curate of Banningham, Norfolk, and then of Christ Church, Tunbridge Wells. His preferment to the Rectory of Hinton-Martell, in 1852, was followed by that of the Vicarage of Christ Church, Hampstead, 1855. In 1885 he became Dean of Gloucester, and the same year Bishop of Exeter. Bishop Bickersteth's works, chiefly poetical, are:— (l) Poems, 1849; (2) Water from the Well-spring, 1852; (3) The Rock of Ages, 1858 ; (4) Commentary on the New Testament, 1864; (5) Yesterday, To-day, and For Ever, 1867; (6) The Spirit of Life, 1868;… Go to person page >

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First Line: O God, forever blest
Author: Edward H. Bickersteth

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 10 of 10)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Carmina Sanctorum: a selection of hymns and songs of praise with tunes #D8Page Scan
Hymn Book of the United Evangelical Church #D7Page Scan
Hymnal Companion to the Prayer Book with Accompanying Tunes (Second Edition) #D9Page Scan
Hymnal Companion to the Prayer Book: with accompanying tunes #D9Page Scan
Hymns and Songs for Social and Sabbath Worship #D8Page Scan
Hymns and Songs for Social and Sabbath Worship. (Rev. ed.) #D8Page Scan
Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #D8Page Scan
The Church Hymnary: a collection of hymns and tunes for public worship #D5Page Scan
The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs": for public, social and family worship and private devotions at the Sanitarium, Clifton Springs, N. Y. #1129Page Scan
The Praise Hymnary: a collection of sacred song #247Page Scan
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