Thou who sittest enthroned above

Thou who sittest enthroned above

Author: George Sandys
Published in 13 hymnals

Author: George Sandys

Sandys, George, son of Dr. Edwin Sandys, Archbishop of York, was born at Bishopthorpe Palace, York, in 1577, and educated at St. Mary Hall and Corpus Christi College, Oxford. For some years he devoted himself to travelling in Europe and Asia, and published in 1615 a curious account of his experiences. After visiting America, where he was for a time the Treasurer of the British Colony of Virginia, he became, on his return, a Gentleman of the Privy Chamber of Charles I. He died at Bexley Abbey, Kent, March 1643. His publications included his Traveller's Thanksgiving; the prose work on his travels, A Relation of a journey begun in 1610, &c, 1615; a translation of the Metamorphoses of Ovid; and Grotius's tragedy of Christ's Passion. His product… Go to person page >

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Author: George Sandys

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Social and Private Worship #CXII

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A Selection of Psalms and Hymns, Embracing all the Varieties of Subjects #H25

Grammar School Hymn Book #d272

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Hymns for the Sanctuary #10

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The School Hymn-Book: for normal, high, and grammar schools #108

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