'Tis done, the great transaction's done

'Tis done, the great transaction's done

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 14 hymnals

Author: Philip Doddridge

Philip Doddridge (b. London, England, 1702; d. Lisbon, Portugal, 1751) belonged to the Non-conformist Church (not associated with the Church of England). Its members were frequently the focus of discrimination. Offered an education by a rich patron to prepare him for ordination in the Church of England, Doddridge chose instead to remain in the Non-conformist Church. For twenty years he pastored a poor parish in Northampton, where he opened an academy for training Non-conformist ministers and taught most of the subjects himself. Doddridge suffered from tuberculosis, and when Lady Huntington, one of his patrons, offered to finance a trip to Lisbon for his health, he is reputed to have said, "I can as well go to heaven from Lisbon as from Nort… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: 'Tis done, the great transaction's done
Author: Philip Doddridge
Copyright: Public Domain

Notes

An excerpt of the longer hymn "O happy day that fixed my choice."

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 14 of 14)

A Collection of Familiar and Original Hymns and Tunes #d110

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A Collection of Familiar and Original Hymns with New Meanings. 2nd ed. #53

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Church Choral-Book #121

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Hymns for Christian Devotion #674

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Hymns for Christian Devotion #674

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (7th ed.) #S112

Songs of Zion, or The Hymnal Casket #d88

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The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #461

The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d424

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The Psalmist #825

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The Psalmist #825

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The Sacred Lyre #279

The Southern Psalmist #d861

The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d906

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