Sing to the Lord above

Sing to the Lord above

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 19 hymnals

Author: Philip Doddridge

Philip Doddridge (b. London, England, 1702; d. Lisbon, Portugal, 1751) belonged to the Non-conformist Church (not associated with the Church of England). Its members were frequently the focus of discrimination. Offered an education by a rich patron to prepare him for ordination in the Church of England, Doddridge chose instead to remain in the Non-conformist Church. For twenty years he pastored a poor parish in Northampton, where he opened an academy for training Non-conformist ministers and taught most of the subjects himself. Doddridge suffered from tuberculosis, and when Lady Huntington, one of his patrons, offered to finance a trip to Lisbon for his health, he is reputed to have said, "I can as well go to heaven from Lisbon as from Nort… Go to person page >

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First Line: Sing to the Lord above
Author: Philip Doddridge

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A Collection of Evangelical Hymns #d139

A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #d270

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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #431

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A Selection of Hymns & Psalms #331

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A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors. #431

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Baptist Hymn Book #a770

Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, 4th ed. #d173

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Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #S160

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The Baptist Hymn Book #770

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The Camp-Meeting Chorister #172

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The Christian Harmonist #165

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #1149

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The Sweet Singer of Israel #241

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