Savior divine, we know Thy name

Savior divine, we know Thy name

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 31 hymnals

Author: Philip Doddridge

Doddridge, Philip, D.D., was born in London, June 26, 1702. His grandfather was one of the ministers under the Commonwealth, who were ejected in 1662. His father was a London oilman. He was offered by the Duchess of Bedford an University training for ordination in the Church of England, but declined it. He entered Mr. Jennings's non-conformist seminary at Kibworth instead; preached his first sermon at Hinckley, to which Mr. Jennings had removed his academy. In 1723 he was chosen pastor at Kibworth. In 1725 he changed his residence to Market Harborough, still ministering at Kibworth. The settled work of his life as a preceptor and divine began in 1729, with his appointment to the Castle Hill Meeting at Northampton, and continued till in the… Go to person page >

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First Line: Savior divine, we know Thy name
Author: Philip Doddridge

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Saviour divine, we know Thy name . P. Doddridge. [Justification.] First published in Job Orton's posthumous edition of Doddridge's Hymns, &c, 1755, No. 132, in 6 stanzas of 4 lines, and headed "Christ, the Lord our Righteousness." Also in J. D. Humphreys's edition of the same, 1839, No. 150. It is in common use sometimes in an abridged form, and also forms part of a cento in Snepp's Songs of Grace & Glory, 1872, No. 417, where stanza i. is the first stanza of this hymn, and st. ii.-v. are st. iii.-vi. of I. Watts's "Lord, we confess our numerous faults,” from his Hymns and Spiritual Songs , 1709, Book. i., No. 111. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)

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A Collection of Evangelical Hymns #d135

A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #d263

Gospel Hymns #d465

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New Select Hymns: designed to accompany Watts' Psalms & Hymns #76

Primitive Baptist Hymn Book for All Lovers of Sacred Song. 3rd ed. #d164

Prison Hymn Book #d293

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The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #147

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The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #207

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The Lyrica: a collection of psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs, adapted to general use #125

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The Presbyterian Hymnal #679

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The Presbyterian Hymnal #679

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #912

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