Now let our faith grow strong and rise

Now let our faith grow strong and rise

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 21 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 our faith grow strong and rise
Author: Isaac Watts

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A Selection of Hymns #d192

A Selection of Hymns, from the Best Authors, Designed as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d427

A Selection of Hymns, from Various Authors: adapted to Public Worship and Social Prayer Meetings #d267

Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d733

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Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns adapted to public worship #H190

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Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #190

General Collection of Hymns, Original and Selected, for Use of Christians #d218

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Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #190

Old School Sonnets, or a Selection of Choice Hymns #d182

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Psalms and Hymns: adapted to social, private and public worship in the Cumberland Presbyterian Chruch #217

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Revival Hymns #7

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The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #566

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #1198

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