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O that my heart was right with thee

O that my heart was right with thee

Author: Augustus Toplady
Published in 25 hymnals

Author: Augustus Toplady

Toplady, Augustus Montague, the author of "Rock of Ages," was born at Farnham, Surrey, November 4, 1740. His father was an officer in the British army. His mother was a woman of remarkable piety. He prepared for the university at Westminster School, and subsequently was graduated at Trinity College, Dublin. While on a visit in Ireland in his sixteenth year he was awakened and converted at a service held in a barn in Codymain. The text was Ephesians ii. 13: "But now, in Christ Jesus, ye who sometimes were far off are made nigh by the blood of Christ." The preacher was an illiterate but warm-hearted layman named Morris. Concerning this experience Toplady wrote: "Strange that I, who had so long sat under the means of grace in England, should b… Go to person page >

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First Line: O that my heart was right with thee
Author: Augustus Toplady

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Instances

Instances (1 - 25 of 25)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the Christian Church and Home #115Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns: Supplementary to the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #249Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship #393Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (10th ed.) #393Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (6th ed.) #393Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (3rd ed.) #393Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #393Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #393Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #386Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the use of Universalist Societies and Families (13th ed.) #357Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #357Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship (Rev. ed. with supplement) #598Page Scan
Congregational Singing Book: a Collection of Sacred Music #d52
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d536
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #126Page Scan
Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #228Page Scan
Hymn Book for Christian Worship #535Page Scan
Hymns and Tunes for Vestry and Conference Meetings #d69
Hymns for Public Worship #139Page Scan
Hymns for the Christian Church, for the Use of the First Church of Christ in Boston #217Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #598Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #598Page Scan
Hymns of the Church Universal #223Page Scan
The Christian Psalmist: being a collection of psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs compiled from the most approved authors, and designed as a standard hymn book for public and social worship #278Page Scan
The Gospel Hymnal #d466
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