O could we speak the matchless worth

O could we speak the matchless worth

Author: John Fawcett
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: John Fawcett

Fawcett, John, D.D., was born Jan. 6, 1739 or 1740, at Lidget Green, near Bradford, Yorks. Converted at the age of sixteen under the ministry of G. Whitefield, he at first joined the Methodists, but three years later united with the Baptist Church at Bradford. Having begun to preach he was, in 1765, ordained Baptist minister at Wainsgate, near Hebden Bridge, Yorks. In 1772 he was invited to London, to succeed the celebrated Dr. J. Gill, as pastor of Carter's Lane; the invitation had been formally accepted, the farewell sermon at Wainsgate had been preached and the wagons loaded with his goods for removal, when the love and tears of his attached people prevailed and he decided to remain. In 1777 a new chapel was built for him at Hebden Bridg… Go to person page >

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First Line: O could we speak the matchless worth
Author: John Fawcett
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: with the music of Mason's Sacred Harp and Missouri Harmony adapted #223Page Scan
Hymns for Social Meetings #133Page Scan
Hymns for the Vestry and the Fireside #d194
The Choral: a Collection of Church Music, Adapted to the Worship of All Denominations #d146
The Tabernacle #d208
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