Eternity, stupendous theme

Eternity, stupendous theme

Author: Samuel Medley
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: Samuel Medley

Medley, Samuel, born June 23, 1738, at Cheshunt, Herts, where his father kept a school. He received a good education; but not liking the business to which he was apprenticed, he entered the Royal Navy. Having been severely wounded in a battle with the French fleet off Port Lagos, in 1759, he was obliged to retire from active service. A sermon by Dr. Watts, read to him about this time, led to his conversion. He joined the Baptist Church in Eagle Street, London, then under the care of Dr. Gifford, and shortly afterwards opened a school, which for several years he conducted with great success. Having begun to preach, he received, in 1767, a call to become pastor of the Baptist church at Watford. Thence, in 1772, he removed to Byrom Street, Liv… Go to person page >

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Author: Samuel Medley

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Evangelical Hymns: for private, family, social, and public worship; selected from various authors (3rd ed. enl.) #446Page Scan
Hymns selected from various authors: for the use of the Evangelical Association, and all lovers of pious devotion (5th ed.) #457Page Scan
New Select Hymns: designed to accompany Watts' Psalms & Hymns #230Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d171
Psalms and Hymns, for the Use of the German Reformed Church, in the United States of America. (2nd ed.) #316Page Scan
Revival Hymns ... with a Supplement. 2nd ed. #d71
Social Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: adapted to private and public worship, selected from various authors #426Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #820Page Scan
The Psalms and Hymns, with the Catechism, Confession of Faith, and Liturgy, of the Reformed Dutch Church in North America #78Page Scan
The Psalms and Hymns, with the Doctrinal Standards and Liturgy of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church in North America #H708Page Scan
The Psalms and Hymns: with the catechism, confession of faith and liturgy of the Reformed Dutch Church in North America #78Page Scan



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