Great Sun of righteousness, arise

Great Sun of righteousness, arise

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 35 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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Author: Isaac Watts

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A Choice Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs: designed for the use of the pious #XXXVPage Scan
A New Selection of Nearly Eight Hundred Evangelical Hymns, from More than 200 Authors in England, Scotland, Ireland, & America, including a great number of originals, alphabetically arranged #146Page Scan
A New Selection of Seven Hundred Evangelical Hymns ... intended as a Supplement to Dr. Watts's Psalms and Tunes #146Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns, from the Best Authors, Designed as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d213
Cantica Laudis: or, the American Book of Church Music #d101
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient & modern (Abr. ed.) #140Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient and modern #232Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in the prayer-meeting #111Page Scan
Musica Sacra: or, Springfield and Utica Collections United: consisting of Psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, and chants (2nd revised ed.) #41bPage Scan
Musica Sacra; or Springfield and Utica Collections United #d43
Our New Hymnal #88Page Scan
Prayers for the Use of Families with a Selection of Hymns #d47
Select Hymns #d157
Select Hymns: adapted to the devotional exercises of the Baptist denomination (2nd ed.) #29Page Scan
Songs for the New Life #d198
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #198
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #198Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #198Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #198Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #198Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #198Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn Book, in Two Parts #d202
The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d247
The Church-Book #d135
The Cluster of Spiritual Songs, Divine Hymns and Sacred Poems: being chiefly a collection (3rd ed. rev.) #CDLVIIPage Scan
The Ebenezer Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, with an appendix Consisting of Miscellaneous Pieces. 6th ed. #d189
The National Psalmist #d56
The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #242Page Scan
The Reformed Church Hymnal: with tunes #124Page Scan
The School Hymnary #d72
The Service of Praise #d103
The Songs of Zion: or, The Christian's New Hymn Book, for the Use of the Methodists #d68
The Songs of Zion: or, the Christian's New Hymn Book, for the Use of the Methodists. 2nd ed. #d67
The Southern Psalmist #d268
The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d278



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