One with Christ, O blessed thought

One with Christ, O blessed thought

Author: Joseph Irons
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Joseph Irons

Irons, Joseph, son of William Irons, of Ware, was born at Ware, Nov. 1785, and was for some years the friend of John Newton when the latter was Rector of St. Mary, Woolnoth, and an attendant upon his ministry. On the death of Newton, Irons joined the Nonconformists, and was for some time Pastor of a Nonconformist Chapel at Sawston, and then of the Grove Chapel, Camber well, London. He died April 3, 1852. J. Irons's reputation as a preacher amongst the Nonconformists was very great. His sermons were intensely Calvinistic and very powerful; and the perorations, not unfrequently in poetical blank verse, were most striking and effective. His hymns are powerful, and at times poetical, but from their strong Calvinistic teaching have failed to be… Go to person page >

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First Line: One with Christ, O blessed thought
Author: Joseph Irons

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Gospel Gems #d122

Heart and Voice #d130

Heart and Voice: a New Collection of Sunday School Songs #d135

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Song Worship for Sunday Schools #27e

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Songs of Grace and Glory #152(5)

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The Great Awakening: a choice collection of new and standard gospel songs #142

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The Portfolio of Sunday School Songs #152

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Wondrous Love: A Collection of Songs and Services for Sunday Schools #176d

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