Quotes by John Rippon

About John Rippon:


John Rippon was an English Baptist minister. In 1787 hepublished an important hymnal, A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors, Intended to Be an Appendix to Dr. Watts’ Psalms and Hymns, commonly known as Rippon's Selection, which was very successful, and was reprinted 27 times in over 200,000 copies. Many hymns originally published in Rippon's Selection are preserved in the Sacred Harp.

Author Bio


  • NameJohn Rippon
  • DescriptionBritish minister
  • BornApril 29, 1751
  • DiedDecember 17, 1836
  • CountryUnited Kingdom