Softly the drunkard's wife breathed her prayer

Softly the drunkard's wife breathed her prayer

Author: Edwin Paxton Hood
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Edwin Paxton Hood

Hood, Edwin Paxton, was born in Half-moon Street, London, Oct. 24, 1820. He was self-educated. In 1852 he became the Independent Minister at Nibley, Gloucestershire, where lie remained until 1857, when he removed to Offord Road, London. He held several charges (Brighton, Manchester, &c), the last being Falcon Square, London. He died in Paris, June 12, 1885. Mr. Hood was a striking and suggestive preacher, and one of the most voluminous writers of the age. His published works, including The Age and its Architects, 1862; Exposition of Swedenborg, 1854; Lamps of the Temple, 1856; Thomas Carlyle, 1875; Oliver Cromwell, 1882, &c, are too numerous to give in detail. He also edited (and was the chief contributor to) The Eclectic Review for 8 year… Go to person page >

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First Line: Softly the drunkard's wife breathed her prayer
Author: Edwin Paxton Hood

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Palmer's Sabbath School Songs: to which is added an extensive collection of standard and well-known Sunday school hymns #66bPage Scan
The American Sunday-School Hymn-Book #417Page Scan
The New Sabbath School Hosanna: enlarged and improved: a choice collection of popular hymns and tunes, original and selected: for the Sunday school and the family circle... #157aPage Scan
Trumpet Notes for the Temperance Battlefield #d110



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