He lives, the everlasting God

He lives, the everlasting God

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 24 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: He lives, the everlasting God
Author: Isaac Watts

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Instances (1 - 24 of 24)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Sacred Hymns for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints #116Page Scan
A Collection of Sacred Hymns, for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints #108Page Scan
Cantica Laudis: or, the American Book of Church Music #d108
Carmina Sanctorum, a selection of hymns and songs of praise with tunes #462Page Scan
Carmina Sanctorum: a selection of hymns and songs of praise with tunes #462Page Scan
Christian Psalmody, in Four Parts; containing Dr. Watt's Psalms Abridged; Dr. Watt's Hymns Abridged; Select Hymns from Other Authors; and Select Harmony: together with directions... (2nd. ed.) #WP121aPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #P121aPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #P121aPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #P121aPage Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns adapted to public worship #P121.1Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #P121aPage Scan
David's Harp: or the Boston Sabbath school song book, containing a variety of pleasing tunes in all the various metres; also hymns, anthems, and chants...(2nd Rev. Ed.) #119Page Scan
Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #P121aPage Scan
Many Voices; or, Carmina Sanctorum, Evangelistic Edition with Tunes #330Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns: adapted to social, private and public worship in the Cumberland Presbyterian Chruch #P121aPage Scan
Templi Carmina #d91
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 #P121aPage Scan
The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #58Page Scan
The Modern Psalmist #d95
The New Congregational Hymn and Tune Book, for Public, Social and Private Worship #56Page Scan
The People's Praise Book or Carmina Sanctorum #d227
The Thanksgiving #d82
The Vestry Hymn Book #d163
The Vestry Singing Book: being a selection of the most popular and approved tunes and hymns now extant, designed for social and religious meetings, family devotion, singing schools, etc. #159bPage Scan
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