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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Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d736

The Bay State Collection of Church Music #d125

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The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #911

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The Southern Psalmist #d569

The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d596

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