Listen, ye hills, ye mountains hear

Listen, ye hills, ye mountains hear

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: Philip Doddridge

Philip Doddridge (b. London, England, 1702; d. Lisbon, Portugal, 1751) belonged to the Non-conformist Church (not associated with the Church of England). Its members were frequently the focus of discrimination. Offered an education by a rich patron to prepare him for ordination in the Church of England, Doddridge chose instead to remain in the Non-conformist Church. For twenty years he pastored a poor parish in Northampton, where he opened an academy for training Non-conformist ministers and taught most of the subjects himself. Doddridge suffered from tuberculosis, and when Lady Huntington, one of his patrons, offered to finance a trip to Lisbon for his health, he is reputed to have said, "I can as well go to heaven from Lisbon as from Nort… Go to person page >

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First Line: Listen, ye hills, ye mountains hear
Author: Philip Doddridge

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A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the Wesleyan Methodist Connection of America. #737

A Selection of Hymns #d166

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Select Hymns, The Third Part of Christian Psalmody. 3rd ed. #aa139

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Select Hymns #139

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The Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs of the Rev. Isaac Watts, D. D. #D139

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