Hymnary Friends,

Please pardon this brief interruption, and please consider a gift today to support the work of Hymnary.org. Here's why.

Each month half a million people visit this website for free access to the most complete database of North American hymnody on the planet. But this project does not come without a cost, and we have limited sources of revenue. Twice a year we hold a fund drive, and these drives are critical to our future.

So if you benefit from Hymnary.org, would you consider a donation today? Even small amounts help, and they also let us know you're behind us and support what we do.

Click the Donate button below to be taken to a secure giving site. Or you can make your tax-deductible contribution by sending a check to Hymnary.org at 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

On behalf of the entire Hymnary.org team, our thanks.
Harry Plantinga

Great leader of thine Isr'l's host

Great leader of thine Isr'l's host

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 8 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 >

Text Information

First Line: Great leader of thine Isr'l's host
Author: Philip Doddridge

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)

A Collection of Evangelical Hymns #d63

Page Scan

A Selection of Hymns for Worship (2nd ed.) #206

Page Scan

A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors. #317

Hymns for Conference Meetings and Private Devotions #d46

Page Scan

The Baptist Hymn Book #688

Page Scan

The Baptist Hymn Book #354

Page Scan

The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #1035

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements