Blest Spirit, source of grace divine

Blest Spirit, source of grace divine

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 18 hymnals

Author: Philip Doddridge

Philip Doddridge (b. London, England, 1702; d. Lisbon, Portugal, 1751) belonged to the Non-conformist Church (not associated with the Church of England). Its members were frequently the focus of discrimination. Offered an education by a rich patron to prepare him for ordination in the Church of England, Doddridge chose instead to remain in the Non-conformist Church. For twenty years he pastored a poor parish in Northampton, where he opened an academy for training Non-conformist ministers and taught most of the subjects himself. Doddridge suffered from tuberculosis, and when Lady Huntington, one of his patrons, offered to finance a trip to Lisbon for his health, he is reputed to have said, "I can as well go to heaven from Lisbon as from Nort… Go to person page >

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First Line: Blest Spirit, source of grace divine
Author: Philip Doddridge
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship #410

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (10th ed.) #410

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (6th ed.) #410

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (3rd ed.) #410

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #410

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #410

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the use of Universalist Societies and Families (13th ed.) #359

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #359

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Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship #303

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Church Choral-Book #29

Family Singing Book. Rev ed. with Supplement #d45

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Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #314

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Hymns for Public Worship #408

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Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #351

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Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #351

Melodies and Hymns for Divine Service in Appleton Chapel #d10

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National Hymn and Tune Book #29

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The Psalmody #310

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