Born: De­cem­ber 5, 1824, Aber­deen, Scot­land.

Died: Sep­tem­ber 19, 1908, Kin­buck, Dun­blane, Perth­shire, Scot­land.

Smith at­tend­ed Mar­is­chal Coll­ege at the Un­i­ver­si­ty of Ab­er­deen and New Coll­ege, Ed­in­burgh. He was or­dained pas­tor of the Chad­well Street Scot­tish Church, Pen­ton­ville, Isling­ton, Lon­don, on Christ­mas Day, 1850. He lat­er served at the Free High Church, Ed­in­burgh; the Rox­burgh Free Church, Dein­burgh; the Or­well Free Church, Mi­lnath­ort, Kin­rosss­hire; and the Free Tron Church, Glas­gow. The Free Church of Scot­land elect­ed him its mod­er­at­or dur­ing its Ju­bi­lee year in 1893. His works in­clude:

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Hymns

  1. Clean Heart, A
  2. Earth Was Waiting, Spent and Rest­less
  3. Faint and Weary Je­sus Stood
  4. Gird Your Loins About with Truth
  5. If Any to the Feast Have Come
  6. Immortal, In­vi­si­ble, God On­ly Wise
  7. Jesus, unto Whom We Pray
  8. Lord, God, Om­ni­po­tent
  9. Lord Hath Bid His Face From Us, The
  10. Our Por­tion Is Not Here
  11. There Is No Wrath to Be Ap­peased
  12. To Me to Live Is Christ

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