Copeland, Benjamin, a minister of the Methodist
Episcopal Church, residing at present
(1911) in Buffalo, N. Y., was born in 1855.
He has filled various important stations in
his Church since entering the ministry. The
two useful hymns which we have here from
his pen show that he has fine poetic ability.
They are both hymns of more than ordinary
merit. The first of the two especially
neets a real need in the Hymnal and fills
a place not filled by any other hymn.
|Christ's life our code, his cross our
|Our Father's God, to thee we raise