Blest men, who stretch their willing hands

Blest men, who stretch their willing hands

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 12 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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Author: Philip Doddridge

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A New Selection of Hymns; designed for the use of conference meetings, private circles, and congregations, as a supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #386aPage Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs: designed (especially the former part) for the use of congregations as an appendix to Dr. Watt's Psalms and Hymn #H.CLXXIXPage Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs: in two parts, part I. containing the hymns; part II. containing the songs...(3rd ed. corr. and enl. by author) #H.CLXXIXPage Scan
A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors.: including a great number of originals: intended to be an appendix to Dr. Watts's Psalms and Hymns. (Woodward's rev. and corr. ed.; Sterotype ed.) #292Page Scan
Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d91
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #433Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #433Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (2nd ed.) #637Page Scan
Hymn book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (4th ed.) #637Page Scan
Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors, intended to be an Appendix to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns. (1st Am. ed.) #CCXCIIPage Scan
The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #339Page Scan
The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #1010Page Scan
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