願更與神親密同行 (Oh, for a closer walk with God)

願更與神親密同行 (Yuàn gèng yǔ shén qīnmì tóngxíng)

Author: William Cowper
Tune: [Oh, for a closer walk with God]
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: William Cowper

William Cowper (pronounced "Cooper"; b. Berkampstead, Hertfordshire, England, 1731; d. East Dereham, Norfolk, England, 1800) is regarded as one of the best early Romantic poets. To biographers he is also known as "mad Cowper." His literary talents produced some of the finest English hymn texts, but his chronic depression accounts for the somber tone of many of those texts. Educated to become an attorney, Cowper was called to the bar in 1754 but never practiced law. In 1763 he had the opportunity to become a clerk for the House of Lords, but the dread of the required public examination triggered his tendency to depression, and he attempted suicide. His subsequent hospitalization and friendship with Morley and Mary Unwin provided emotional st… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: 願更與神親密同行 (Yuàn gèng yǔ shén qīnmì tóngxíng)
Title: 願更與神親密同行 (Oh, for a closer walk with God)
English Title: Oh, for a closer walk with God
Author: William Cowper
Language: Chinese

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Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #262

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