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When children give their hearts to God

When children give their hearts to God

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 23 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: When children give their hearts to God
Author: Isaac Watts



Instances (1 - 23 of 23)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Service Book: with a selection of tunes and hymns for Sabbath schools (6th ed.) #16Page Scan
American Sunday School Psalmody; or, hymns and music, for the use of Sunday-schools and teacher's meetings; with a manual of instruction #42Page Scan
Boston Sunday School Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d126
Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #649Page Scan
Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #934Page Scan
David's Harp: or the Boston Sabbath school song book, containing a variety of pleasing tunes in all the various metres; also hymns, anthems, and chants...(2nd Rev. Ed.) #70Page Scan
Familiar Hymns, Alphabetically Arranged. #d289
Harmonies of Praise #d60
Hymn, Tune, and Service Book for Sunday Schools #49Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #741Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #741Page Scan
Hymns for Schools and Families #d179
Hymns for Schools and Families #25Page Scan
Mission Songs: a collection of hymns and music, designed for Sabbath schools #36Page Scan
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d782
Songs for Little Folks: a collection adapted for the home circle and for primary classes in Sunday schools and day schools: containing a number of carefully selected kindergarten songs #23dPage Scan
The Boston Sunday School Hymn Book: with devotional exercises. (Rev. ed.) #93Page Scan
The Gospel Psalmist #839Page Scan
The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #1028Page Scan
The Sabbath School Lute: a selection of hymns and appropriate melodies, adapted to the wants of Sabbath schools, families and social meetings #82Page Scan
The Sunday School Choir and Superintendent's Assistant: Consisting of Services, Prayers, and Lessons for the Opening of Sunday School #d142
The Tribute of praise and Methodist Protestant Hymn Book. #698Page Scan
The Tribute of Praise: a collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship, and for the use in the family circle and Sabbath school #698Page Scan
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