And what am I, my soul awake

And what am I, my soul awake

Author: Samuel Davies
Published in 16 hymnals

Author: Samuel Davies

Davies, Samuel., M.A., born near Summit Ridge, Newcastle, Delaware, America, Nov. 3, 1723, and educated under the Rev. Samuel Blair, of Chester County, Pennsylvania, through the pecuniary assistance of the Rev. William Robinson, a Presbyterian Minister of New Brunswick. In 1745 he was licensed by the Presbytery of Newcastle as a probationer for the ministry, and undertook duty in Virginia, in 1747. After visiting England in 1753, on behalf of the New Jersey College, and having received the degree of M.A., he was appointed President of New Jersey Presbyterian College, Princeton, in succession to Jonathan Edwards. He died Feb. 4, 1761, at the early age of 37. His manuscripts were entrusted to Dr. T. Gibbons, who published therefrom 5 volumes… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: And what am I, my soul awake
Author: Samuel Davies



Instances (1 - 16 of 16)

Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d49

Family Hymns #d14

Page Scan

Hymns for Christian Melody #531

Parish Psalmody #d30

Parish Psalmody #d32

Seamen's Devotional Assistant and Mariners' Hymns (American Seamen's Friend Society) #d22

Select Hymns #d23

Page Scan

Select Hymns: adapted to the devotional exercises of the Baptist denomination (2nd ed.) #237

Village Hymns #d23

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us