O speak that word again

O speak that word again

Author: John Newton
Published in 13 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: O speak that word again
Author: John Newton

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Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d527

Family and Social Melodies #d253

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #474

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #474

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Hymns and Tunes for Prayer and Social Meetings #86

Hymns for the Use of the Brethren in Christ #d360

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #882

The Millennial Chorister #d66

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The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #785

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