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O Son of man, thyself has proved

Author: Joseph Anstice

Anstice, Joseph , M.A., son of William Anstice of Madeley, Shropshire, born 1808, and educated at Enmore, near Bridgwater, Westminster, and Ch. Church, Oxford, where he gained two English prizes and graduated as a double-first. Subsequently, at the ago of 22, he became Professor of Classical Literature at King's College, London; died at Torquay, Feb. 29, 1836, aged 28. His works include Richard Coeur de Lion, a prize poem, 1828; The Influence of the Roman Conquest upon Literature and the Arts in Rome (Oxford prize Essay); Selections from the Choice Poetry of the Greek Dramatic Writers, translated into English Verse, 1832, &c. His hymns were printed a few months after his death, as:— Hymns by the late Joseph Anstice, M.A., formerly Student… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O Son of man, thyself has proved
Author: Joseph Anstice
Copyright: Public Domain

Tune

RAPHAEL (Oratory)


ST. AGNES (Dykes)

John B. Dykes (PHH 147) composed ST. AGNES for [Jesus the Very Thought of Thee]. Dykes named the tune after a young Roman Christian woman who was martyred in A.D. 304 during the reign of Diocletian. St. Agnes was sentenced to death for refusing to marry a nobleman to whom she said, "I am already eng…

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Hymns, Psalms and Gospel Songs #93

Immanuel Hymnal #d366

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Montreat Hymns #93

The Coronation Hymnal #d269

The Ideal Song and Hymn Book #d248

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The Praise Hymnary #309

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The Voice of Thanksgiving #226

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The Voice of Thanksgiving No. 2 #226

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The Voice of Thanksgiving No. 3 #226

The Voice of Thanksgiving No. 4 #d230

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