Brigg, Julius, born at Leeds, 1840, is the youngest son of John Newsom Brigg, woollen merchant, of that town, and an earnest worker in Sunday Schools, in connection with which he wrote numerous hymns and poems. Mr. Julius Brigg entered the Wesleyan Ministry in 1864, since which time he has been engaged in full circuit work. His contributions to hymnody include the following hymns:—
1. Father, from Thy throne in glory. Sunday School Teachers. Written in October, 1861, to be sung at the Annual Meeting of the Wesleyan S. S. Teachers of Leeds. It was published in the Methodist Sunday School Hymn Book, 1879, The Golden Harp Sunday School Hymn Book, and others.
2. Lord of angels, pure and holy. Divine Worship. A hymn for children w… Go to person page >