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Shadow of a mighty Rock

Author: John S. B. Monsell

Monsell, John Samuel Bewley, L.L.D., son of Thomas Bewley Monsell, Archdeacon of Londonderry, was born at St. Columb's, Londonderry, March 2,1811, and educated at Trinity College, Dublin (B.A. 1832, LL.D. 1856). Taking Holy Orders in 1834, "he was successively Chaplain to Bishop Mant, Chancellor of the diocese of Connor, Rector of Ramoan, Vicar of Egham, diocese Worcester, and Rector of St. Nicholas's, Guildford. He died in consequence of a fall from the roof of his church, which was in the course of rebuilding, April 9, 1875. His prose works include Our New Vicar, 1867; The Winton Church Catechist, &c. His poetical works are:— (1) Hymns and Miscellaneous Poems, Dublin, W. Curry, Jun., & Co., 1837; (2) Parish Musings, or Devotional Poem… Go to person page >

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First Line: Shadow of a mighty Rock
Author: John S. B. Monsell

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Anglican Hymn Book #201

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Church Hymnal #532

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Hymns of the Living Church #271

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Laudes Domini #433

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Songs of the Christian Life #175

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The Church Hymnary #623

The Coronation Hymnal #d313

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The Endeavor Hymnal #109

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The Evangelical Hymnal with Tunes #358

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The New Laudes Domini #771

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The Tree of Life #12

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