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Back with humble shame we look

Back with humble shame we look

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 22 hymnals

Author: Isaac Watts

Isaac Watts was the son of a schoolmaster, and was born in Southampton, July 17, 1674. He is said to have shown remarkable precocity in childhood, beginning the study of Latin, in his fourth year, and writing respectable verses at the age of seven. At the age of sixteen, he went to London to study in the Academy of the Rev. Thomas Rowe, an Independent minister. In 1698, he became assistant minister of the Independent Church, Berry St., London. In 1702, he became pastor. In 1712, he accepted an invitation to visit Sir Thomas Abney, at his residence of Abney Park, and at Sir Thomas' pressing request, made it his home for the remainder of his life. It was a residence most favourable for his health, and for the prosecution of his literary… Go to person page >

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First Line: Back with humble shame we look
Author: Isaac Watts

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Instances (1 - 22 of 22)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Choice Selection of Evangelical Hymns, from various authors: for the use of the English Evangelical Lutheran Church in New York #157Page Scan
A Select Verse System for the Use of Individuals, Families, and Schools #12Page Scan
Chapel Hymns #d52
Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #751Page Scan
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #405Page Scan
Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Selected and Original. 7th ed. #d33
Hymns Selected #d18
Hymns Selected from Dr. Watts, Dr. Doddridge and Various Other Writers #d17
Hymns selected from various authors: for the use of the Evangelical Association, and all lovers of pious devotion (5th ed.) #33Page Scan
Parish Psalmody #d59
Parish Psalmody #d61
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship, and Approved by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America #H26Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship in the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. #d59
Psalms and Hymns for Public worship, Containing All the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts ... #d53
Psalms and Hymns, Adapted to Public Worship: and approved by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America: the latter being arranged according to subjects... #95Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #H213Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn Book, in Two Parts #d48
The Baptist Hymn Book: comprising a large and choice collection of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, adapted to the faith and order of the Old School, or Primitive Baptists (2nd stereotype Ed.) #86Page Scan
The Church Hymn Book #d72
The Columbian Repository: or, Sacred Harmony: selected from European and American authors with many new tunes not before published #409Page Scan
The Ebenezer Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, with an appendix Consisting of Miscellaneous Pieces. 6th ed. #d43
The Psalms of David ... New ed. #d19
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