Great God, attend my humble call

Great God, attend my humble call

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 15 hymnals

Author: Isaac Watts

Isaac Watts was the son of a schoolmaster, and was born in Southampton, July 17, 1674. He is said to have shown remarkable precocity in childhood, beginning the study of Latin, in his fourth year, and writing respectable verses at the age of seven. At the age of sixteen, he went to London to study in the Academy of the Rev. Thomas Rowe, an Independent minister. In 1698, he became assistant minister of the Independent Church, Berry St., London. In 1702, he became pastor. In 1712, he accepted an invitation to visit Sir Thomas Abney, at his residence of Abney Park, and at Sir Thomas' pressing request, made it his home for the remainder of his life. It was a residence most favourable for his health, and for the prosecution of his literary… Go to person page >

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First Line: Great God, attend my humble call
Author: Isaac Watts
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances

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Cantica Laudis: or, the American Book of Church Music #d93
Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d329
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns adapted to public worship #P70Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #P70Page Scan
Hymns for Social and Private Worship, Altered to a Devotional Form #d47
Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #P70Page Scan
Melodies of the Church: a collection of psalms and hymns adapted to publick and social worship, seasons of revival, monthly concerts of prayer, and various similar occasions... #d309
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d245
Psalms and Hymns: adapted to social, private and public worship in the Cumberland Presbyterian Chruch #P70Page Scan
Sacred poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns adapted to Christian devotion in publick & private. New ed. #d152
Sacred Poetry: Consisting of Psalms and Hymns, adapted to Christian Devotion, in Publick and Private. New Ed. #d151
Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns, adapted to Christian devotion, in public and private, selected from the best authors, with variations and additions #LXXPage Scan
Songs of Asaph; consisting of original Psalm and hymn tunes, chants and anthems #59Page Scan
The Christian Psalmist: being a collection of psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs compiled from the most approved authors, and designed as a standard hymn book for public and social worship #P70Page Scan
The Key-Stone Collection of Church Music: a complete collection of hymn tunes, anthems, psalms, chants, & c. to which is added the physiological system for training choirs and teaching singing schools #111aPage Scan
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