O God why did'st Thou put aside

O God why did'st Thou put aside

Translator: Alexander Ramsay Thompson
Published in 1 hymnal

Translator: Alexander Ramsay Thompson

Thompson, Alexander Ramsay, D.D., a minister of the American Reformed Dutch Church, was born at New York, Oct. 22, 1812, and graduated at the New York University, 1842, and the Princeton Seminary, 1845. He was Reformed Dutch Pastor at various places, including East Brooklyn, St. Paul's (R. P. D.), New York City, North Reformed Church, Brooklyn (1874), and others. Dr. Thompson was joint editor of the Reformed Dutch Hymns of the Church, N. Y., 1869, and the Hymns of Prayer and Praise, 1871. He has contributed original hymns and translations from the Latin to these collections, to Schaff’s Christ in Song, 1869, and to the Sunday School Times, Philadelphia, 1883, &c. In addition two original hymns:— 1. 0 Thou Whose filmed and fading eye.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O God why did'st Thou put aside
Latin Title: Cur relinquis Deus
Translator: Alexander Ramsay Thompson
Source: Roman Breviary, author unknown
Language: English
Publication Date: 1870
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.
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