How does my heart rejoice, To hear the public voice

How does my heart rejoice, To hear the public voice

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 10 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: How does my heart rejoice, To hear the public voice
Author: Isaac Watts

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Christian Hymns #219

Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #d199

Sacred poetry #d191

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Sacred Poetry #aCXXIIb

Sacred Poetry #d190

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Sacred Poetry #CXXIIb

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The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies #478

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The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies #478

The Universalist Hymn Book #d199

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The Universalist Hymn-Book #157

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