O what a narrow, narrow path

O what a narrow, narrow path

Author: J. Hart (1759)
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: J. Hart

Hart, Joseph, was born in London in 1712. His early life is involved in obscurity. His education was fairly good; and from the testimony of his brother-in-law, and successor in the ministry in Jewin Street, the Rev. John Hughes, "his civil calling was" for some time "that of a teacher of the learned languages." His early life, according to his own Experience which he prefaced to his Hymns, was a curious mixture of loose conduct, serious conviction of sin, and endeavours after amendment of life, and not until Whitsuntide, 1757, did he realize a permanent change, which was brought about mainly through his attending divine service at the Moravian Chapel, in Fetter Lane, London, and hearing a sermon on Rev. iii. 10. During the next two years ma… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O what a narrow, narrow path
Author: J. Hart (1759)
Place of Origin: Hymns Composed on Various Subjects
Publication Date: 1759
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the use of Christians. 9th ed. #d137

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Hymns and Spiritual Songs (New ed.) #150

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Hymns for the use of the Evangelical Lutheran Church, by the Authority of the Ministerium of Pennsylvania #369

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Hymns, etc. #30

Old School Sonnets, or a Selection of Choice Hymns #d194

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The Baptist Hymn Book #660

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