Blest is the man, whom thou, O Lord

Blest is the man, whom thou, O Lord

Author: Nahum Tate
Published in 20 hymnals

Author: Nahum Tate

Nahum Tate was born in Dublin and graduated from Trinity College, Dublin, B.A. 1672. He lacked great talent but wrote much for the stage, adapting other men's work, really successful only in a version of King Lear. Although he collaborated with Dryden on several occasions, he was never fully in step with the intellectual life of his times, and spent most of his life in a futile pursuit of popular favor. Nonetheless, he was appointed poet laureate in 1692 and royal historiographer in 1702. He is now known only for the New Version of the Psalms of David, 1696, which he produced in collaboration with Nicholas Brady. Poverty stricken throughout much of his life, he died in the Mint at Southwark, where he had taken refuge from his creditors… Go to person page >

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First Line: Blest is the man, whom thou, O Lord
Author: Nahum Tate

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Publick Worship #P.XCIVPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Publick Worship (2nd ed.) #P.XCIVPage Scan
A Selection of Psalms and Hymns for Every Sunday ... Diocese of Quebec #d12
A Selection of Psalms and Hymns, for the use of Sunday Schools #S22Page Scan
A Selection of Psalms and Hymns: for every Sunday and principle festival throughout the year for the use of congregations in the Diocess of Quebec #14cPage Scan
A Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Anthems, for every Sunday and principal festival throughout the year. for the use of congregations in the dioceses Quebec and Toronto. #H46Page Scan
Cantica Laudis: or, the American Book of Church Music #d40
Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d137
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns adapted to public worship #P94.2Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #P94bPage Scan
Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #P94bPage Scan
Melodies of the Church: a collection of psalms and hymns adapted to publick and social worship, seasons of revival, monthly concerts of prayer, and various similar occasions... #d134
Psalms and Hymns: adapted to social, private and public worship in the Cumberland Presbyterian Chruch #P94bPage Scan
Templi Carmina #d30
The Christian Psalter #d71
The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #702Page Scan
The Lecture-Room Hymn-Book: containing the psalms and hymns of the book of common prayer, together with a choice selection of additional hymns, and an appendix of chants and tunes... #S73.IIPage Scan
The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #229bPage Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d100
The Whole Book of Psalms: in metre; with hymns suited to the feasts and fasts of the church, and other occasions of public worship #XCIV.IIPage Scan



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