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Great God of grace, arise and shine

Great God of grace, arise and shine

Author: John Needham
Published in 21 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 God of grace, arise and shine
Author: John Needham

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #189

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship (Rev. ed. with supplement) #189

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns #254

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A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (2nd ed. Enl. and Imp.) #138

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A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (6th ed.) #141

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A Selection of Hymns and Psalms, for Social and Private Worship. (11th ed.) #141

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A Selection of Hymns and Psalms #138

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A Selection of Sacred Poetry #254

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A Selection of Sacred Poetry #254

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Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship #784

Hymns for Social and Private Worship, Altered to a Devotional Form #d49

Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #d176

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Selection of Hymns, for Public Worship designed to be used with Watts' #90

The Christian Hymn Book #d217

The Christian Hymn Book. 7th ed. #d219

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The Christian Psalmist #523

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The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies #118

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The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies #118

Universalist Hymn Book #d158

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