So heaven is gathering, one by one

So heaven is gathering, one by one

Author: Edward H. Bickersteth
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Edward H. Bickersteth

Bickersteth, Edward Henry, D.D., son of Edward Bickersteth, Sr. born at Islington, Jan. 1825, and educated at Trinity College, Cambridge (B.A. with honours, 1847; M.A., 1850). On taking Holy Orders in 1848, he became curate of Banningham, Norfolk, and then of Christ Church, Tunbridge Wells. His preferment to the Rectory of Hinton-Martell, in 1852, was followed by that of the Vicarage of Christ Church, Hampstead, 1855. In 1885 he became Dean of Gloucester, and the same year Bishop of Exeter. Bishop Bickersteth's works, chiefly poetical, are:— (l) Poems, 1849; (2) Water from the Well-spring, 1852; (3) The Rock of Ages, 1858 ; (4) Commentary on the New Testament, 1864; (5) Yesterday, To-day, and For Ever, 1867; (6) The Spirit of Life, 1868;… Go to person page >

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First Line: So heaven is gathering, one by one
Author: Edward H. Bickersteth

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Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d626
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #697Page Scan
Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #531Page Scan
Worship in Song: a selection of hymns and tunes for the Service of the Sanctuary #580Page Scan



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