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Happy beyond description he who fears the Lord his God

Happy beyond description he who fears the Lord his God

Author: John Needham
Published in 24 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: Happy beyond description he who fears the Lord his God
Author: John Needham

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A Baptist Hymn Book, Designed Especially for the Regular Baptist Church and All Lovers of Truth #d265
A Collection of Evangelical Hymns #d66
A Collection of Hymns for Public and Private Worship approved by the Presbytery of Charleston #d62
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the use of Universalist Societies and Families (13th ed.) #425Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #425Page Scan
A New Selection of Psalms and Hymns from the Most Approved Authors, Adapted to Public and Private Worship. 2nd ed. #d180
A New Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs: from the best authors; designed for the use of conference meetings, private circles, and congregations (21st ed. with an appendix) #164Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns & Psalms: from the most approved authors: principally from Watts & Rippon: together with originals #160Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs: designed (especially the former part) for the use of congregations as an appendix to Dr. Watt's Psalms and Hymn #H.CXXXV
A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs: in two parts, part I. containing the hymns; part II. containing the songs...(3rd ed. corr. and enl. by author) #H.CXXXV
A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors.: including a great number of originals: intended to be an appendix to Dr. Watts's Psalms and Hymns. (Woodward's rev. and corr. ed.; Sterotype ed.) #227Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns, from the Best Authors, Designed as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d224
Hymns for Christian Melody #448Page Scan
Hymns for Youth, Suitable to be Used in Sabbath and Parochial Schools #239Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for the Use of the German Reformed Church, in the United States of America. (2nd ed.) #394Page Scan
Selection of Hymns for the Sunday School Union of the Methodist Episcopal Church #84Page Scan
Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors, intended to be an Appendix to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns. (1st Am. ed.) #CCXXVIIPage Scan
Supplement to Watts: a Selection of More than Five Hundred Hymns, from the Most Approved Authors on a Great Variety of Subjects ... #d168
The American Repository of Sacred Music #d55
The Baptist Hymn Book, in Two Parts #d208
The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #292Page Scan
The Choice: in two parts. Part I containing psalms and hymns, Part II, containing spiritual songs. Designed for public and private worship #H200
The Choice: in two parts; Part I, containing Psalms and hymns, Part II, containing spiritual songs; designed for public and private worship (6th ed.) #H200Page Scan
The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #945Page Scan



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