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The Lord on mortal worms looks down

The Lord on mortal worms looks down

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 23 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: The Lord on mortal worms looks down
Author: Philip Doddridge
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d814

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d814

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A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #889

A Selection of Hymns #d267

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A Selection of Hymns & Psalms #320

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A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors. #423

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Baptist Hymn Book #a766

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Hymns for Christian Melody #220

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Hymns for Social Worship #295

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Select Hymns, The Third Part of Christian Psalmody. 3rd ed. #aa117

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Select Hymns #117

The Baptist Harmony #d362

The Baptist Harmony #d373

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The Baptist Harp #265

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The Baptist Hymn Book #766

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The Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs of the Rev. Isaac Watts, D. D. #D117

Village Hymns #d532

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