When faith presents the Savior's death

When faith presents the Savior's death

Author: James Hervey
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: James Hervey

Hervey, James, M.A., son of the Rector of Weston-Favell and Collingtree, diocese of Peterborough, was born at Hardingstone, near Northampton, Feb. 14, 1714, and educated at the Free Grammar School, Northampton, and Lincoln College, Oxford. At Oxford he had John Wesley, then a Fellow of Lincoln, as his tutor. Ordained in 1736, he assisted his father for a short time, and then became Curate of Dummer. At the end of a year he passed on to Devonshire, first as a guest of Mr. Orchard, at Stoke Abbey, and then as Curate of Bideford. In 1742 he left Bideford and rejoined his father, whom he succeeded as Rector of Weston-Favell and Collingtree in 1752. He died Dec. 25, 1758. His controversial and religious writings were very popular at one time, bu… Go to person page >

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Author: James Hervey

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Public, Parlour, and Cottage Hymns. A New Selection #I.80

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Public, Parlour, and Cottage Hymns. A New Selection #II.65

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Social and Camp-meeting Songs, for the Pious (9th ed. enl.) #122

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Social and Campmeeting Songs For the Pious (4th ed.) #122

The Baptist Hymn Book, in Two Parts #d606

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