Samuel Stennett was born at Exeter, in 1727. His father was pastor of a Baptist congregation in that city; afterwards of the Baptist Chapel, Little Wild Street, London. In this latter pastorate the son succeeded the father in 1758. He died in 1795. Dr. Stennett was the author of several doctrinal works, and a few hymns.
--Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >
Display Title: What Wisdom, Majesty and GraceFirst Line: What wisdom, majesty and graceTune Title: PETERBOROUGH (Harrison)Author: Samuel StennettMeter: CMSource: A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors, by John Rippon, 1787