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