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My God assist me, while I raise an anthem

My God assist me, while I raise an anthem

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 17 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: My God assist me, while I raise an anthem
Author: Philip Doddridge
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Baptist Hymn Book, Designed Especially for the Regular Baptist Church and All Lovers of Truth #d506

A Collection of Hymns from Various Authors. New ed. #d213

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A Selection of Hymns & Psalms #142

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A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors. #203

A Selection of Hymns, from the Best Authors, Designed as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d401

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Baptist Hymn Book #a157

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Psalms and Hymns, Adapted to Public Worship #249

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #CCXLVIII

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The Baptist Hymn Book #344

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The Baptist Hymn Book #157

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #921

The Southern Psalmist #d523

The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d546

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The Springfield Collection of Hymns for Sacred Worship #350

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