Spirit of peace, immortal dove

Spirit of peace, immortal dove

Author: Ottiwell Heginbotham
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Ottiwell Heginbotham

Heginbothom, Ottiwell, born in 1744, and died in 1768, was for a short time the Minister of a Nonconformist congregation at Sudbury, Suffolk. The political and religious disputes which agitated the congregation, in the origin of which he had no part, and which resulted in a secession and the erection of another chapel, so preyed upon his mind, and affected his health, that his pastorate terminated with his death within three years of his appointment. His earliest hymn, "When sickness shakes the languid corse [frame]," was printed in the Christian Magazine, Feb. 1763. In 1791 the Rev. John Mead Ray communicated several of Heginbothom's hymns to the Protestant Magazine; and in the same year, these and others to the number of 25, were publishe… Go to person page >

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First Line: Spirit of peace, immortal dove
Author: Ottiwell Heginbotham



Instances (1 - 10 of 10)

Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d943

The American Tune Book (Carmina Sacra, enlarged) #d346

The Thanksgiving #d206

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