Savior of them that trust in Thee

Savior of them that trust in Thee

Author: Henry Alford
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Henry Alford

Alford, Henry, D.D., son of  the Rev. Henry Alford, Rector of Aston Sandford, b. at 25 Alfred Place, Bedford Row, London, Oct. 7, 1810, and educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, graduating in honours, in 1832. In 1833 he was ordained to the Curacy of Ampton. Subsequently he held the Vicarage of Wymeswold, 1835-1853,--the Incumbency of Quebec Chapel, London, 1853-1857; and the Deanery of Canterbury, 1857 to his death, which took. place  at  Canterbury, Jan. 12, 1871.  In addition he held several important appointments, including that of a Fellow of Trinity, and the Hulsean Lectureship, 1841-2. His literary labours extended to every department of literature, but his noblest undertaking was his edition of the Greek Testament, the result… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Savior of them that trust in Thee
Author: Henry Alford
Copyright: Public Domain

Notes

Saviour of them that trust in Thee. H. Alford. [Family Worship.] In his Poems and Poetical Fragments, 1831, and his Year of Praise, 1867.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)

Timeline




Advertisements