Charlotte Elliott (March 18, 1789 – September 22, 1871) was an English poet and hymn writer.
Charlotte was the daughter of Charles Elliott, a silk merchant and his wife, Eling Venn who married at Yelling on 20 December 1785. Eling Venn was the daughter of Rev. Henry Venn of the Clapham Sect and Eling Bishop and her brother was John Venn.
Charlotte's siblings were Henry Venn Elliott and Edward Bishop Elliott, who were associated with the curacies of St Mary the Virgin Church and St Mark's Church respectively. Henry Venn Elliott was also the founder of St Mary's Hall in Brighton.
"At an early age, Charlotte began to be aware of her sinful nature and of her importance to resist sin's enticements." Charlotte felt unworthy of God's grace while growing up, and was incapable of facing righteous and perfect God. She was continuously told by different pastors at the many churches she visited to pray more, studyЧитать далее в Википедии...
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