In robes of judgment lo he comes

In robes of judgment lo he comes

Author: Isaac Watts
Tune: LUTHER'S HYMN
Published in 11 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 >

Text Information

First Line: In robes of judgment lo he comes
Author: Isaac Watts

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)
Page Scan

A Select Verse System for the Use of Individuals, Families, and Schools #49

Musica Sacra; or Springfield and Utica Collections United #d58

Templi Carmina #d116

Page Scan

The Chapel hymn book, with tunes: for the worship of God #714

The Gospel Praise Book #d206

The Tabernacle #d146

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements