Thomas Gibbons

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Life

Born: 31 May 1720

Died: 22 February 1785

Biography

Thomas Gibbons was an English dissenting clergyman and hymnist.

View the Wikipedia article on Thomas Gibbons.

Musical settings of literary works

Publications

Prose works

  • Calvinism and Nonconformity defended, 1740
  • Sermons on various subjects, 1762 (including a hymn appended to each of the 15 sermons)
  • Rhetoric, 1767
  • Female Worthies, 2 vols., 1777

Poetic works

  • Juvenilia; Poems on various subjects of Devotion and Virtue, 1750
  • Hymns adapted to Divine worship in two books … partly collected front various authors, but principally composed by Thomas Gibbons, 1769
  • The Christian Minister in three poetical epistles to Philander, 1772
  • An English version of the Latin Epitaphs on the Nonconformist's Memorial, 1775
  • Select Portions of Scripture, and Remarkable Occurrences, 1781
  • Hymns adapted to Divine worship in two books … by Thomas Gibbons, 1784.

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