John was the prophet of the Lord

John was the prophet of the Lord

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 18 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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Author: Isaac Watts

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship #205Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (10th ed.) #205Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (6th ed.) #205Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (3rd ed.) #205Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #205Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #205Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #244Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the use of Universalist Societies and Families (13th ed.) #213Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #213Page Scan
A Collection of Spiritual Hymns: adapted to the Various Kinds of Christian Worship, and especially designed for the use of the Brethren in Christ. 2nd ed. #85Page Scan
Hymn Book for Christian Worship #237Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #214Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #214Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #237Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #237Page Scan
Hymns, Collects, Anthems and Selections #d128
The Church Hymn Book #d511
The Harp #239Page Scan
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