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Great God, thine attributes divine

Great God, thine attributes divine

Author: Thomas Jervis
Published in 25 hymnals

Author: Thomas Jervis

Jervis, Thomas, son of a Presbyterian Minister of the same name, was born at Ipswich in 1748, and educated for the Ministry at Hoxton. In 1770 he was appointed classical and mathematical tutor at the Exeter Academy. From 1772 to 1783 he was tutor to the sons of the Earl of Shelburne, at Bowood, where Dr. Priestley was librarian. In the latter year Jervis succeeded Dr. A. Rees at St. Thomas's Southwark, moving in 1796, after the death of Dr. Kippis, to the Princes' St. Chapel, Westminster. From 1808 to 1818 he was minister at the Mill Hill Chapel, Leeds. After his retirement he lived in the neighbourhood of London, and died there in 1833. Jervis was one of the four editors of A Collection of Hymns & Psalms for Public & Private Worship, Londo… Go to person page >

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First Line: Great God, thine attributes divine
Author: Thomas Jervis

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Instances (1 - 25 of 25)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the Christian Church and Home #60Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship #133Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (10th ed.) #133Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (6th ed.) #133Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (3rd ed.) #133Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #133Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #133Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #187Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #191Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship (Rev. ed. with supplement) #191Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns: from Watts, Doddridge, and others (4th ed. with an appendix) #350Page Scan
A Selection of Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns from Watts, Doddridge, Merrick, Scott, Cowper, Barbauld, Steele, and others (2nd ed.) #350Page Scan
A Selection of Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns, from Watts, Doddridge, Merrick, Scott, Cowper, Barbauld, Steele ...compiled for the use of the Unitarian Church in Philadelphia #350Page Scan
Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d163
Hymns for Public Worship #36Page Scan
Hymns for Social and Private Worship, Altered to a Devotional Form #d51
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #880Page Scan
Hymns, Collects, Anthems and Selections #d85
Massachusetts Sabbath School Hymn Book #d64
The Christian Hymn Book #d220
The Christian Hymn Book. 7th ed. #d222
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 #28Page Scan
The Christian Psalter #d178
The Philadelphia Hymn Book; or, a selection of sacred poetry, consisting of psalms and hymns from Watts...and others, adapted to public and private devotion #350Page Scan
Vestry Songs #d71
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