Infinite power, eternal Lord

Infinite power, eternal Lord

Author: Isaac Watts
Tune: LAUD (Dykes)
Published in 16 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: Infinite power, eternal Lord
Author: Isaac Watts
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 16 of 16)

A Collection of Hymns from Various Authors. New ed. #d169

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A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the People Called Methodists, with a Supplement #664

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Gloria Deo #67

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Harmonia Sacra #20a

Hymn Book of the Holiness Movement Church #d222

Hymns for Children and Young Persons. First Am. from the London ed. #d72

Methodist Hymn and Tune Book #d362

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Methodist Hymn-Book #279

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Parish Hymns #68

Parish Psalmody #d345

Parish Psalmody #d356

Supplement to Watts #d211

The American Seaman's Hymn Book #d107

The Christian Psalter #d271

The Friends' Hymnal #d285

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The Friends' Hymnal, a Collection of Hymns and Tunes for the Public Worship of the Society #a67

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