Great Father of our feeble race

Great Father of our feeble race

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 10 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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Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #300Page Scan
General Baptist Hymn Book #d167
Hymn Book for Christian Worship #369Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d244
The Baptist Praise Book #522Page Scan
The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #251Page Scan
The Christian Psalmist; or, Watts' Psalms and Hymns: with copious selections from other sources; the whole carefully revised and arranged, with directions for musical expression #103Page Scan
The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #373Page Scan
The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #373Page Scan
The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #309Page Scan
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