Josiah Conder was born in London, in 1789. He became a publisher, and in 1814 became proprietor of "The Eclectic Review." Subsequently to 1824, he composed a series of descriptive works, called the "Modern Traveller," which appeared in thirty volumes. He also published several volumes of poems and hymns. He was the author of the first "Congregational Hymn Book" (1836). He died in 1855.
--Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >
Display Title: Thou art the everlasting wordFirst Line: Thou art the everlasting WordTune Title: PALMYRAAuthor: Josiah Conder, 1789-1855Meter: 86 86 88Date: 1999Subject: The Godhead | God the Father; Living the Christian Life | Worship and Adoration