Now let me make the Lord my trust

Now let me make the Lord my trust

Author: Isaac Watts
Tune: BADEN (55654)
Published in 16 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: Now let me make the Lord my trust
Author: Isaac Watts

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Cantica Laudis: or, the American Book of Church Music #d207
Carmina Sacra: or, Boston Collection of Church Music: comprising the most popular psalm and hymn tunes in eternal use together with a great variety of new tunes, chants, sentences, motetts... #119bPage Scan
Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d731
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #P37aPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #P37aPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #P37aPage Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns adapted to public worship #P37.1Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #P37aPage Scan
Harmonia Ecclesiae: or, Companion to the Christian Minstrel #d169
Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #P37aPage Scan
Melodies of the Church: a collection of psalms and hymns adapted to publick and social worship, seasons of revival, monthly concerts of prayer, and various similar occasions... #d699
Psalms and Hymns: adapted to social, private and public worship in the Cumberland Presbyterian Chruch #P37aPage Scan
The American Tune Book (Carmina Sacra, enlarged) #d260
The Christian Psalmist (Numeral ed.) 10th ed., 1st rev. ed. #d256
The Christian Psalmist: being a collection of psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs compiled from the most approved authors, and designed as a standard hymn book for public and social worship #P37aPage Scan
The Psaltery #d183
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