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The Sacrifice fo a Broken Heart

Though I have grieved thy Spirit, Lord

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 37 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 >

Text Information

First Line: Though I have grieved thy Spirit, Lord
Title: The Sacrifice fo a Broken Heart
Author: Isaac Watts
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Collection of Hymns for the use of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church in America #413

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A New Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #839

Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d1046

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Church Psalmody #P51.3

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Church Psalmody #P51c

Devotional Hymns for Church, Revival, Sunday School #d210

General Baptist Hymn Book #d477

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #413

International Singing Annual for Sabbath Schools #d71

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Manual of Christian Psalmody #P51c

Melodies of the Church #d1002

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New Hymn and Tune book #169c

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New Hymn and Tune Book #169c

Plymouth Collection #d83

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Precious Gems No. l #129

Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d808

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Psalms and Hymns #P51c

Singing Annual for Sabbath Schools 1874 #d73

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #36

Spiritual Melodies #d313

Spiritual Melodies. Enl. & impr. ed. #d368

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d899

The American Hymn and Tune Book #d802

The Chapel Hymn Book #d360

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The Harp #441

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The Harp. 2nd ed. #a441

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The Heart and Voice #65c

The Praise #d296

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The Sacred Harp or Eclectic Harmony #50b

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The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #62

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The Tribute of Praise #62

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The Tribute of Praise #62

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The Virginia Selection of Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #109

Union Hymns #d411

Virginia Selection of Psalms #d434

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Worship in the School Room #484

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