Charles Coffin


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Charles Carleton Coffin (1823—1896)

Charles Coffin Jewett (1816—1868)


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hymn-writer. In 1718 he became rector of the University of Paris. He published a collection of Latin hymns in 1727; several of them are well known in English versions, e.g. ‘On Jordan's banks the Baptist's cry’.

Subjects: Christianity.

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