Jesus, the Man of Constant Grief

Jesus, the man of constant grief

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 19 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: Jesus, the man of constant grief
Title: Jesus, the Man of Constant Grief
Author: Isaac Watts
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Language: English

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A Baptist Hymn Book, Designed Especially for the Regular Baptist Church and All Lovers of Truth #d407

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #630

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A New Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #41

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Christian's Duty, exhibited in a series of hymns #139

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Hymns and Spiritual Songs, in Three Books #I.XII

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Psalms and Hymns of Isaac Watts, The #I.12

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Social Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #65

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The Baptist Hymn Book #221

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The Christian's Duty #CXXXIX

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The Christians Duty, exhibited, in a series of Hymns #CXXXIX

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The Columbian Repository #377

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #129

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The Psalms of David #I.XII

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The Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs of the Rev. Isaac Watts, D. D. #A12

The Universalist Hymn Book #d242

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The Universalist Hymn-Book #386

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The Virginia Selection of Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #320

Virginia Selection of Psalms #d245

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