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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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A Collection of Hymns, for the Christian Church and Home #115

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A Collection of Hymns #249

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship #393

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (10th ed.) #393

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (6th ed.) #393

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (3rd ed.) #393

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #393

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #393

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #386

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #357

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship (Rev. ed. with supplement) #598

Congregational Singing Book #d52

Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d536

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Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #126

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Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #228

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Hymn Book for Christian Worship #535

Hymns and Tunes for Vestry and Conference Meetings #d69

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Hymns for Public Worship #139

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Hymns for the Christian Church, for the Use of the First Church of Christ in Boston #217

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Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #598

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Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #598

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Hymns of the Church Universal #223

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The Christian Psalmist #278

The Gospel Hymnal #d466

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