On this night, all nights excelling

On this night, all nights excelling

Author: E. H. Plumptre
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: E. H. Plumptre

Edward H. Plumptre (b. London, England, August 6, 1821; d. Wells, England, February 1, 1891) was an eminent classical and biblical scholar who gained prominence in both church and university. Educated at King's College, London, and University College, Oxford, he was ordained in the Church of England in 1846. Plumptre served as a preacher at Oxford and a professor of pastoral theology at King's College, and held a number of other prestigious positions. His writings include A Life of Bishop Ken (1888), translations from Greek and Latin classics, and poetry and hymns. Plumptre was also a member of the committee that produced the Revised Version of the Bible. Bert Polman… Go to person page >

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First Line: On this night, all nights excelling
Author: E. H. Plumptre
Copyright: Public Domain

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Christian Praise #163

Songs of Christian Praise with Music #d430

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The Church Hymnary #197

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