What though downy slumbers flee

What though downy slumbers flee

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 16 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: What though downy slumbers flee
Author: Philip Doddridge

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A Collection of Hymns from Various Authors. New ed. #d349

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A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (2nd ed. Enl. and Imp.) #372

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A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (6th ed.) #385

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A Selection of Hymns and Psalms, for Social and Private Worship. (11th ed.) #385

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A Selection of Hymns and Psalms: for social and private worship (3rd ed. corr.) #372

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A Selection of Psalms and Hymns, Embracing all the Varieties of Subjects #H148

Hymns and Tunes for Home Worship #d243

The Christian Psalter #d621

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