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Roswell F. Cottrell

Roswell F. Cottrell
Short Name: Roswell F. Cottrell
Full Name: Cottrell, Roswell Fenner, 1814-1892
Birth Year: 1814
Death Year: 1892

Born: Jan­u­a­ry 17, 1814, Brookfield, New York.
Died: March 22, 1892, Mill Grove, New York.
Buried: West Ridgeway Cemetery, Me­di­na, New York.

Cottrell was known as a writ­er, po­et and min­i­s­ter. A mem­ber of the Seventh-day Adventists, he served for a time on the ed­it­or­i­al com­mit­tee of The Re­view and Her­ald in Bat­tle Creek, Mi­chi­gan. As of 1857, he was liv­ing in Mill Grove, New York.

Texts by Roswell F. Cottrell (23)AsAuthority LanguagesInstancessort descending
Solemne anuncio Dios nos daRoswell F. Cottrell (1814-1892) (Author)Spanish1
Erected high in heaven standsRoswell F. Cottrell (Author)2
Here through a wilderness of sorrowRoswell F. Cottrell (Author)2
When ancient Isr'l met the foeRoswell F. Cottrell (Author)2
An angel's voice now breaks upon the earR. F. Cottrell (Author)3
As drowsy earth is dreaming stillR. F. Cottrell (Author)3
As time rolls on amid earth's gloomRoswell F. Cottrell (Author)3
Behold God's own exalted SonR. F. Cottrell (Author)3
By living faith we now can seeR. F. Cottrell (Author)3
Cheer up, ye soldiers of the crossR. F. Cottrell (Author)3
God loved the world, the ruined worldRoswell F. Cottrell (Author)3
Holy Sabbath, sacred restRoswell F. Cottrell (Author)3
O lift up your heads, your redemption draws newsR. F. Cottrell (Author)3
O perfect law of the Most High! Law ever holy, just, and good!R. F. Cottrell (Author)3
'Twas wondrous depth of heavenly loveR. F. Cottrell (Author)3
There is a house in heaven builtRoswell F. Cottrell (Author)4
When God confirmed his law to menR. F. Cottrell (Author)4
Blessed are they henceforth that dieRoswell F. Cottrell (Author)5
Delightful day, best gift of heavenRoswell F. Cottrell (Author)5
O solemn thought, and can it beRoswell F. Cottrell (Author)5
The God that made the earth and all the worldsRoswell F. Cottrell (Author)5
The wonders of redeeming love our highest thoughts exceedRoswell F. Cottrell (Author)6
The time is near when Zion's sonsR. F. Cottrell (Author)8
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