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Blest is the man who fears the Lord (Doddridge)

Blest is the man who fears the Lord (Doddridge)

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 15 hymnals

Author: Philip Doddridge

Doddridge, Philip, D.D., was born in London, June 26, 1702. His grandfather was one of the ministers under the Commonwealth, who were ejected in 1662. His father was a London oilman. He was offered by the Duchess of Bedford an University training for ordination in the Church of England, but declined it. He entered Mr. Jennings's non-conformist seminary at Kibworth instead; preached his first sermon at Hinckley, to which Mr. Jennings had removed his academy. In 1723 he was chosen pastor at Kibworth. In 1725 he changed his residence to Market Harborough, still ministering at Kibworth. The settled work of his life as a preceptor and divine began in 1729, with his appointment to the Castle Hill Meeting at Northampton, and continued till in the… Go to person page >

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First Line: Blest is the man who fears the Lord (Doddridge)
Author: Philip Doddridge
Publication Date: 1845
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #572

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A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (6th ed.) #223

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A Selection of Hymns and Psalms, for Social and Private Worship. (11th ed.) #223

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A Selection of Hymns and Psalms #216

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Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship #408

Church Music, a Collection of Hymn Tunes. #d17

Family Singing Book. Rev ed. with Supplement #d44

Psalms and Hymns for Public worship, Containing All the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts ... #d95

Sacred poetry #d67

Sacred Poetry #d66

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Sacred Poetry #CXXVIII

The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d60

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The Christian Psalmist #351

The Christian Psalter #d69

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