Thou Source of uncreated light

Thou Source of uncreated light

Author: John Dryden
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: John Dryden

Dryden, John. The name of this great English poet has recently assumed a new importance to the students of hymns, from a claim made on his behalf in regard to a considerable body of translations from the Latin published after his death (1701), in a Primer of 1706. The discussion of this point will preclude us from giving more than an outline of his life. i. Biography.—John Dryden was the son of Erasmus, the third son of Sir Erasmus Dryden, and was born at Aid winkle, All Saints, Northants, Aug. 9, 1631. He was educated under Dr. Busby at Westminster, and entered Trip. College, Cambridge, in 1650. He took his B.A. in 1654, and resided nearly 7 years, though without a fellowship. He was of Puritan blood on both his father's and mother's… Go to person page >

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First Line: Thou Source of uncreated light
Author: John Dryden
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Christian Hymn Book #d632

The Christian Hymn Book. 7th ed. #d634

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The Christian Psalmist #272

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