Now to thy sacred house with joy I turn my feet

Now to thy sacred house with joy I turn my feet

Author: Timothy Dwight
Published in 31 hymnals

Author: Timothy Dwight

Dwight, Timothy, D.D. This is the most important name in early American hymnology, as it is also one of the most illustrious in American literature and education. He was born at Northampton, Massachusetts, May 14, 1752, and graduated at Yale College, 1769; was a tutor there from 1771 to 1777. He then became for a short time a chaplain in the United States Army, but passed on in 1783 to Fairfield, Connecticut, where he held a pastorate, and taught in an Academy, till his appointment, in 1795, as President of Yale College. His works are well known, and need no enumeration. He died at New Haven, Jan. 11, 1817. In 1797 the General Association of Connecticut, being dissatisfied with Joel Barlow's 1785 revision of Watts, requested Dwight to do th… Go to person page >

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First Line: Now to thy sacred house with joy I turn my feet
Author: Timothy Dwight

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Instances (1 - 31 of 31)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for the Church and the Choir #12Page Scan
Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d614
Church Hymns and Gospel Songs: for use in church services, prayer meetings, and other religious gatherings #14Page Scan
Church Hymns and Gospel Songs: for use in church services, prayer meetings, and other religious services #14Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #P43bPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #P43bPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #P43bPage Scan
Fulton Street Hymn Book, for the use of union prayer meetings, Sabbath schools and families #5Page Scan
Hymnal of the Reformed Episcopal Church #d76
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #145Page Scan
Hymns of the Ages for Public and Social Worship #233Page Scan
Hymns of the Ages for Public and Social Worship, Approved and Recommended ... by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the U.S. 2nd ed. #d358
Hymns, Psalms and Gospel Songs with Responsive Readings #d249
Hymns, Psalms and Gospel Songs: with responsive readings #26Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient and modern #73Page Scan
Montreat Hymns: psalms and gospel songs with responsive scripture readings #26Page Scan
New Manual of Praise: for Sabbath and Social Worship #87Page Scan
Parish Psalmody #d563
Parish Psalmody #d575
Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #276Page Scan
Sacred lyrics, or Select hymns: particularly adapted to revivals of religion, and intended as a supplement to Watts. #266Page Scan
The Baptist Praise Book #11Page Scan
The Canadian Baptist Hymnal for the use of Churches and Families #d428
The Chapel hymn book, with tunes: for the worship of God #33Page Scan
The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d608
The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs": for public, social and family worship and private devotions at the Sanitarium, Clifton Springs, N. Y. #368Page Scan
The Ideal Song and Hymn Book #d219
The New England Sunday School Hymn Book #d101
The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #61Page Scan
The Voice of Thanksgiving No. 2 #176Page Scan
Worship in Song: a selection of hymns and tunes for the Service of the Sanctuary #39Page Scan
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