'Tis sweet to think of those at rest

'Tis sweet to think of those at rest

Author: Samuel Prideaux Tregelles
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: Samuel Prideaux Tregelles

Tregelles, Samuel Prideaux, LL.D., born of a Quaker, was born at Wodehouse Place, Falmouth, Cornwall, Jan. 20 (sometimes dated Jan. 30), 1813, and educated at the Falmouth Grammar School. From 1838 to 1844, he was employed in the Neath Abbey Iron Works. In 1836 he became a private tutor in Falmouth. His deep interest in biblical studies developed in an earnest desire to produce the most perfect edition of the Greek Testament it was possible to publish. The first specimens of his work were published in 1838, and the first instalments of his task for public use, in 1844. His Greek Testament thus begun was published in parts, Pt. vi. appearing in 1872. The work was hindered by his two attacks of paralysis (1861 and 1870); and the Prolegomena h… Go to person page >

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First Line: 'Tis sweet to think of those at rest
Author: Samuel Prideaux Tregelles
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain


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MANOAH (Greatorex)

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