1875–1939

March 8, 1875, Clough­fold, Lan­ca­shire, Eng­land.

December 14, 1939, Wim­ble­don, Sur­rey, Eng­land.

Hoyle attended Re­gent’s Park College in Lon­don, then served pastorates in Sud­bu­ry, Ab­er­deen, and Lon­don (1900–17), and in Bel­ve­dere, Kent (1923–26).

He edited the YMCA’s Red Triangle magazine, and was professor of theology at Western The­o­lo­gi­cal Sem­in­a­ry, Pitts­burgh, Penn­syl­van­ia (1934–36).

He later returned to Eng­land, pastoring at the Bap­tist church in Kings­ton-on-Thames. Some of his work appears in the World Student Chris­tian Federation hymnal Can­ta­te Dom­i­no (1925). His other works in­clude:

  1. Holy God, Thy Name We Bless
  2. My Savior and My Lord
  3. Thine Is the Glory
  4. What Joy, to Think of That Vast Host