My faith shall triumph o'er the grave

My faith shall triumph o'er the grave

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 39 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: My faith shall triumph o'er the grave
Author: Isaac Watts

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My faith shall triumph o'er the grave. From "Great God I own Thy sentence just," p. 1237, No. 50. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)

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A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. Rev. ed. #d447

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A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ #999

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Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #933

Gospel Hymns #d336

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Hymns and Offices of Worship #241

Hymns for the Use of the Brethren in Christ #d306

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Hymns of the Advent #44

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Hymns of the Morning #44

Hymns, Psalms and Gospel Songs with Responsive Readings #d227

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Hymns, Psalms and Gospel Songs #244

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Montreat Hymns #244

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Offices of Worship and Hymns #241

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Offices of Worship and Hymns #1460

Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship in the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. #d527

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Sacred Hymns and Tunes #354

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Songs of Pilgrimage #476

Songs of Salvation. Work songs #d126

Spiritual Melodies #d202

Spiritual Melodies. Enl. & impr. ed. #d235

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Temple Themes and Sacred Songs #t18

The Book of Worship #d315

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The Canadian Baptist Hymn Book #712

The Church Hymn Book #d617

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The College Hymnal #474

The Coronation Hymnal #d226

The Hymnal of the Reformed Church in the United States #d400

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The Jubilee Harp #235

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The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #901

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The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #1460

The New Jubilee Harp, or Christian hymns and songs. a new collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship. #147 S

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The Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs of the Rev. Isaac Watts, D. D. #D464

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The Reformed Church Hymnal #508

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The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book #347b

The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d644

The Service of Song for Baptist Churches #d541

The Service of Song for Baptist Churches #d349

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