Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Tate, NAHUM (1652-1715), was born in Dublin. In 1692 he succeeded Shadwell as poet-laureate. He is remembered only as the anthor of a metrical version of the Psalms (1696), which was gradual1y adopted in churches in place of that of Sternhold and Hopkins.

“It is only right that your hearts should be on Christ, when the heart of Christ is so much on you.”
–Isaac Ambrose, Looking Unto Jesus