The Spirit like a peaceful dove

The Spirit like a peaceful dove

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 32 hymnals

Author: Isaac Watts

Isaac Watts was the son of a schoolmaster, and was born in Southampton, July 17, 1674. He is said to have shown remarkable precocity in childhood, beginning the study of Latin, in his fourth year, and writing respectable verses at the age of seven. At the age of sixteen, he went to London to study in the Academy of the Rev. Thomas Rowe, an Independent minister. In 1698, he became assistant minister of the Independent Church, Berry St., London. In 1702, he became pastor. In 1712, he accepted an invitation to visit Sir Thomas Abney, at his residence of Abney Park, and at Sir Thomas' pressing request, made it his home for the remainder of his life. It was a residence most favourable for his health, and for the prosecution of his literary… Go to person page >

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First Line: The Spirit like a peaceful dove
Author: Isaac Watts

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Instances (1 - 32 of 32)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Apples of Gold in Pictures of Silver #d223
Chapel Hymns #d542
Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d1003
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #201Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #201Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #201Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns adapted to public worship #H223Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #223Page Scan
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #195Page Scan
Hymns for the Hospital Chapel, Worcester #d209
Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #223Page Scan
Melodies of the Church: a collection of psalms and hymns adapted to publick and social worship, seasons of revival, monthly concerts of prayer, and various similar occasions... #d961
Plymouth Collection #d81
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #H309Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns: adapted to social, private and public worship in the Cumberland Presbyterian Chruch #247Page Scan
Seamen's Hymns #201Page Scan
Seamen's Hymns and Devotional Assistant #d587
Social Psalmist: or hymns, selected for the private use and social meetings of evangelical Christians #201Page Scan
Songs for the New Life #d629
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad1074
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #845Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #845Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #845Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #845Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #845Page Scan
The Baptist Praise Book #498Page Scan
The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d758
The Church Hymn Book #d536
The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #134ePage Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d1032
The Sabbath School Hymn and Tune Book: selected from the Sabbath hymn and tune book #158Page Scan
Union Hymns: adapted to Social Meetings and Family Worship Selected from Church Psalmody, with Additional Hymns #d396



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