Let heathens to their idols haste

Let heathens to their idols haste

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 30 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 Select Verse System for the Use of Individuals, Families, and Schools #64

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A Selection of Psalms and Hymns, Embracing all the Varieties of Subjects #P16

Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d569

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Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #P16d

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Parish Hymns: a collection of hymns for public, social, and private worship; selected and original #71

Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d429

Psalms and Hymns for Public worship, Containing All the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts ... #d462

Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #d248

The Christian Hymn Book #d344

The Christian Hymn Book. 7th ed. #d348

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