John Bowlder was born in London, in 1783. He was educated at Winchester College, and entered the legal profession. As a barrister, he gave unusual promise of eminence; but died in 1815, at the age of thirty-two. His miscellaneous writings were published in 1816, by his father, under the title of "Select Pieces of Prose and Verse."
--Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A., 1872.… Go to person page >
Composed by John Darwall (b. Haughton, Staffordshire, England, 1731; d. Walsall, Staffordshire, England, 1789), DARWALL'S 148TH was first published as a setting for Psalm 148 in Aaron William's New Universal Psalmodist (1770) with only soprano and bass parts. The harmonization dates from the ninete…
Display Title: To God I lift mine eyesFirst Line: To God I lift mine eyesMeter: H. M.Date: 1870Subject: Courage of Christians | ; God | wonderful in providence; Goodness of God | a ground of trust; Providence | ; Resignation |
Display Title: To God I lift mine eyesFirst Line: To God I lift mine eyesTune Title: DARWALLAuthor: John BowdlerDate: 1899Subject: Courage | ; Fear Dispelled | ; God | Unsearchable; Providence | ; Trust | In God; Trust | In Providence