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Rest remaineth, O how sweet

Rest remaineth, O how sweet

Author: Edwin Paxton Hood
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Edwin Paxton Hood

Hood, Edwin Paxton, was born in Half-moon Street, London, Oct. 24, 1820. He was self-educated. In 1852 he became the Independent Minister at Nibley, Gloucestershire, where lie remained until 1857, when he removed to Offord Road, London. He held several charges (Brighton, Manchester, &c), the last being Falcon Square, London. He died in Paris, June 12, 1885. Mr. Hood was a striking and suggestive preacher, and one of the most voluminous writers of the age. His published works, including The Age and its Architects, 1862; Exposition of Swedenborg, 1854; Lamps of the Temple, 1856; Thomas Carlyle, 1875; Oliver Cromwell, 1882, &c, are too numerous to give in detail. He also edited (and was the chief contributor to) The Eclectic Review for 8 year… Go to person page >

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First Line: Rest remaineth, O how sweet
Author: Edwin Paxton Hood

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A Liturgy for the New Church #d88

A Liturgy for the New Church. 3rd ed. #d88

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Praise Book #29

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Royal Gems #10

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The Golden Sheaf, No. 1 #19

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