Now, Lord, inspire the preacher's heart

Now, Lord, inspire the preacher's heart

Author: John Newton
Published in 18 hymnals

Author: John Newton

Newton, John, who was born in London, July 24, 1725, and died there Dec. 21, 1807, occupied an unique position among the founders of the Evangelical School, due as much to the romance of his young life and the striking history of his conversion, as to his force of character. His mother, a pious Dissenter, stored his childish mind with Scripture, but died when he was seven years old. At the age of eleven, after two years' schooling, during which he learned the rudiments of Latin, he went to sea with his father. His life at sea teems with wonderful escapes, vivid dreams, and sailor recklessness. He grew into an abandoned and godless sailor. The religious fits of his boyhood changed into settled infidelity, through the study of Shaftesbury and… Go to person page >

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First Line: Now, Lord, inspire the preacher's heart
Author: John Newton

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A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book . 27th ed. #d320

A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d207

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Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs (Rev. corr. and enl.) #103

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Hymn and Tune Book for Use in Old School or Primitive Baptist Churches #375

Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Selected and Original. 7th ed. #d302

The Baptist Hymn Book, in Two Parts #d404

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The Baptist Hymn Book #912

The Choice #H273

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The Choice #H273

The Christian Hymn Book (Ohio Auglaize Christian Conference) #d181

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The Christian Hymn-Book (Corr. and Enl., 3rd. ed.) #233

The Good Old Songs #d393

The Good Old Songs #d393

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