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These mortal joys, how soon they fade

These mortal joys, how soon they fade

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 33 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: These mortal joys, how soon they fade
Author: Philip Doddridge

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A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d838

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d844

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d845

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A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #606

A Collection of Hymns from Various Authors. New ed. #d316

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #548

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #338

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship (Rev. ed. with supplement) #338

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A Selection of Hymns for Worship (2nd ed.) #241

Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d709

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Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #699

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Hymn and Tune Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (Round Note Ed.) #503

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South #503

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Hymns for Christian Devotion #525

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Hymns for Christian Devotion #525

Hymns, Selected from Various Authors, for the Use of the Unitarian Church in Washington #d144

Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #d410

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book for Public Worship #970

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book, for Public Worship #329.970

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The Baptist Hymn Book #970

The Christian Psalter #d561

The National Baptist Hymn Book #d534

The National Baptist Hymn Book #ad534

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The National Baptist Hymnal #618

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The Psalmist #757

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The Psalmist #757

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The Psalmody #1063

The Select Hymn and Song Book #d317

Village Hymns #d561

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