This is the day the Lord of life

This is the day the Lord of life

Author: Nathaniel Cotton
Published in 15 hymnals

Author: Nathaniel Cotton

Cotton, Nathaniel, M.D., born in 1707, and educated for the medical profession at Leyden. Giving his attention more especially to brain diseases, he first assisted a physician, who devoted his attention to the insane, at Dunstable; and they erected a large Asylum at St. Albans. In 1763 the poet Cowper became one of his patients, and, on his recovery, conceived a warm attachment for his medical friend. Dr. Cotton died at St Albans, Aug. 2, 1788. Several of his hymns appeared from 1760 onwards in Dr. Dodd's Christian's Magazine, some signed "Dr. Cotton, St. Albans," some “N.," and some without signature. His poetical works were published posthumously:— Various Pieces in Verse and Prose, 2 vols., Lond., Dodsley, 1791; and Visions in Verse,… Go to person page >

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First Line: This is the day the Lord of life
Author: Nathaniel Cotton

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A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (2nd ed. Enl. and Imp.) #17

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A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (6th ed.) #17

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A Selection of Hymns and Psalms, for Social and Private Worship. (11th ed.) #17

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A Selection of Hymns and Psalms: for social and private worship (3rd ed. corr.) #17

Our Sunday School Hymnody #d97

Sabbath School and Social Hymns of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the U.S.A. #d262

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The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #333

The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d399

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