Sweet thy memory, Savior blest

Sweet thy memory, Savior blest

Author: Richard Mant
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: Richard Mant

Mant, Richard D.D., son of the Rev. Richard Mant, Master of the Grammar School, Southampton, was born at Southampton, Feb. 12, 1776. He was educated at Winchester and Trinity, Oxford (B.A. 1797, M.A., 1799). At Oxford he won the Chancellor's prize for an English essay: was a Fellow of Oriel, and for some time College Tutor. On taking Holy Orders he was successively curate to his father, then of one or two other places, Vicar of Coggeshall, Essex, 1810; Domestic Chaplain to the Archbishop of Canterbury, 1813, Rector of St. Botolph, Bishopsgate, London. 1816, and East Horsley, 1818, Bishop of Killaloe, 1820, of Down and Connor, 1823, and of Dromore, 1842. He was also Bampton Lecturer in 1811. He died Nov. 2, 1848. His prose works were numerou… Go to person page >

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First Line: Sweet thy memory, Savior blest
Author: Richard Mant

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Sweet Thy memory, Saviour blest. An altered form of "Sweet, and with enjoyment fraught," p. 588, i. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #656

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Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #407

Hymns and Tunes for Vestry and Conference Meetings #d80

Hymns and Tunes for Vestry and Conferences. 2nd ed. #d72

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Hymns for Public Worship #536

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Hymns for the Sanctuary #198

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