June 19, 1834, Kelvedon, Essex, Eng­land.

Jan­u­a­ry 31, 1892, Menton, France.

Norwood Ce­me­te­ry, London, Eng­land.


Spurgeon was one of the best known Eng­lish preachers of the 19th Century. His hymn work includes:

  1. Amidst Us Our Beloved Stands
  2. Forth to the Battle Rides Our King
  3. All My Soul Was Dry and Dead (Fountain of Praise; his last hymn)
  4. Foes of Zi­on Quake for Fright, The
  5. Guilty Sinner, Fly to Jesus
  6. Holy Ghost Is Here, The
  7. Make Haste, O God, My Soul to Bless!
  8. O God, Thou Hast Cast Off Thy Saints
  9. Sweetly the Holy Hymn