Hosanna to the Son

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1 Hosanna to the Son
Of David and of God,
Who brought the news of pardon down,
And bought it with His Blood!

2 To Christ the anointed King,
Be endless blessings given!
Let the whole earth His glory sing,
Who made our peace with heaven.

Source: Church Book: for the use of Evangelical Lutheran congregations #166

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: Hosanna to the Son Of David and of God
Title: Hosanna to the Son
Author: Isaac Watts (1715)
Meter: 6.6.8.6
Language: English

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