There's nothing round this spacious earth

There's nothing round this spacious earth

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 7 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: There's nothing round this spacious earth
Author: Isaac Watts

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #296

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The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #634

The New Christian Harp. 10th ed. #d241

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The New Congregational Hymn and Tune Book, for Public, Social and Private Worship #214

The Vestry Hymn Book #d462

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