Great Author of the immortal mind

Great Author of the immortal mind

Author: John Needham
Published in 19 hymnals

Author: John Needham

Needham, John, was the son of John Needham, Baptist Minister, of Hitchin, Herts, but the date of his birth is unknown. He would doubtless be educated by his father, who was a tutor and in repute as a learned man. In 1750 Needham became co-pastor with John Beddome at the Baptist meetinghouse in the Pithay, Bristol; but, two years later, Beddome having retired through age, a violent controversy arose in the Church with regard to a continuance of the plan of co-pastorship. As the result, Needham and a number of his friends removed to a Baptist meetinghouse in Callowhill Street, where a Mr. Foot was pastor. For a time the two societies used the same builing at different hours, but in 1755 they were united, with Mr. Needham and Mr. Foot as co-pa… Go to person page >

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First Line: Great Author of the immortal mind
Author: John Needham

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #620

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #459

Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d159

Hymns for Social and Private Worship, Altered to a Devotional Form #d43

Hymns for Sunday Schools. 2nd ed. #d19

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The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #14

The Christian Psalter #d166

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #743

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