Now let the angels sound on high

Now let the angels sound on high

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: Now let the angels sound on high
Author: Isaac Watts

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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: with the music of Mason's Sacred Harp and Missouri Harmony adapted #270Page Scan
Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d736
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns adapted to public worship #H539Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #539Page Scan
Evangelical Hymns: original and selected: designed for the use of families and private circles; for social prayer meetings, seasons of revival or oother occasions of special interest #168Page Scan
Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #539Page 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... #d704
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles in seasons of revival, to missionary meetings, to the monthly concert, and to other occasions... (3rd ed.) #159Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles in seasons of rivival, to missionary meetings, to the monthly concert, and to other occasions of special interest #159Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles, to missinary meetings, to monthly concert, and to other occasions of special interest.(Rev. and Enl. Ed.) #159Page Scan
The Bay State Collection of Church Music #d125
The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #911Page Scan
The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #911Page Scan
The Psaltery #d184
The Sanctus #d169
The Southern Psalmist #d569
The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d596
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