Lord, when we see a saint of thine

Lord, when we see a saint of thine

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 17 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: Lord, when we see a saint of thine
Author: Isaac Watts

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A New and Beautiful Collection of Select Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d200

A Selection of Hymns ... Supplement to the Methodist Pocket Hymn Book. 1st ed #d167

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A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #H.CCCCVI

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A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #H.CCCCVI

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A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors. #553

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Hymns for Christian Melody #862

Supplement to Watts #d261

The Baptist Hymn Book, in Two Parts #d353

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The Baptist Hymn Book #B191

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The Lexington Collection #118

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #1271

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The Virginia Selection of Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #474

Virginia Selection of Psalms #d291

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