Thou great Redeemer, set me free

Thou great Redeemer, set me free

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: Thou great Redeemer, set me free
Author: Isaac Watts

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Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d1035
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns adapted to public worship #H348Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #348Page Scan
Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #348Page 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... #d991
Psalms and Hymns: adapted to social, private and public worship in the Cumberland Presbyterian Chruch #384Page Scan
The Sabbath School Harp: being a selection of tunes and hynns, adapted to the wants of Sabbath schools, families, and social meetings (2nd ed.) #117Page Scan
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