From Olivet's sequestered seats

From Olivet's sequestered seats

Author: Robert Grant
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Robert Grant

Grant, Sir Robert, second son of Mr. Charles Grant, sometime Member of Parliament for Inverness, and a Director of the East India Company, was born in 1785, and educated at Cambridge, where he graduated in 1806. Called to the English Bar in 1807, he became Member of Parliament for Inverness in 1826; a Privy Councillor in 1831; and Governor of Bombay, 1834. He died at Dapoorie, in Western India, July 9, 1838. As a hymnwriter of great merit he is well and favourably known. His hymns, "O worship the King"; "Saviour, when in dust to Thee"; and "When gathering clouds around I view," are widely used in all English-speaking countries. Some of those which are less known are marked by the same graceful versification and deep and tender feeling. The… Go to person page >

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First Line: From Olivet's sequestered seats
Author: Robert Grant
Source: Wesleyan Magazine

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Instances (1 - 4 of 4)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymn Book for Christian Worship #269Page Scan
Hymns for Public Worship #329Page Scan
Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (14th stereotype ed.) #195Page Scan
Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: original and selected (5th ed.) #B195Page Scan



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