"The Lord is risen indeed;" He lives to die no more

"The Lord is risen indeed;" He lives to die no more

Author: Thomas Kelly
Tune: WRIGHT (Sterling)
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Thomas Kelly

Kelly, Thomas, B.A., son of Thomas Kelly, a Judge of the Irish Court of Common Pleas, was born in Dublin, July 13, 1769, and educated at Trinity College, Dublin. He was designed for the Bar, and entered the Temple, London, with that intention; but having undergone a very marked spiritual change he took Holy Orders in 1792. His earnest evangelical preaching in Dublin led Archbishop Fowler to inhibit him and his companion preacher, Rowland Hill, from preaching in the city. For some time he preached in two unconsecrated buildings in Dublin, Plunket Street, and the Bethesda, and then, having seceded from the Established Church, he erected places of worship at Athy, Portarlington, Wexford, &c, in which he conducted divine worship and preached. H… Go to person page >

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First Line: "The Lord is risen indeed;" He lives to die no more
Author: Thomas Kelly
Publication Date: 1850
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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