Turney, Edward, D.D., an American Baptist minister, was born at Easton (then Weston), Connecticut, May 6, 1816, and graduated at Madison University, New York. He was successively pastor at Hartford and at Granville, Ohio (1842-47); Professor of Biblical Criticism, Madison University, 1850, and also of Biblical Literature at Fairmount Theological Seminary, Cincinnati (1853-58). Subsequently he taught in Washington, District of Columbia. He died at Washington, Sept. 28, 1872. He published Baptismal Hymn, 1862, and Memorial Poems and Hymns, 1864. Of these hymns the following are in common use:—
1. Blessed Jesus, blessed Jesus. Peace and Rest in Jesus.
2. Come to Jesus, little one (1860). Invitation.
3. I will go in the strength… Go to person page >
MANOAH was first published in Henry W. Greatorex's Collection of Psalm and Hymn Tunes (1851). This anthology (later editions had alternate titles) contained one of the best tune collections of its era and included thirty-seven original compositions and arrangements by compiler Greatorex as well as m…
Display Title: O Love Divine! O Matchless Grace!First Line: O love divine! O matchless grace!Tune Title: MANOAHAuthor: Edward TurneyMeter: CMScripture: 1 Corinthians 11:24Date: 2011Subject: The Living Church | The Lord's Supper; The Lord's Supper |