Hosannah to the Prince of grace

Hosannah to the Prince of grace

Author: Isaac Watts (1715)
Published in 16 hymnals

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Hosanna to the Prince of Grace;
Sion, behold thy King!
Proclaim the Son of David’s race,
And teach the babes to sing.

Hosanna to the eternal Word,
Who from the Father came;
Ascribe salvation to the Lord,
With blessings on his Name!



Source: Divine and Moral Songs: attempted in easy language for the use of children with some additional composures #HXXXIV

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: Hosannah to the Prince of grace
Author: Isaac Watts (1715)
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Language: English

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Instances (1 - 16 of 16)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Baptist Hymn Book, Designed Especially for the Regular Baptist Church and All Lovers of Truth #d294
Christian Psalmody, in Four Parts; containing Dr. Watt's Psalms Abridged; Dr. Watt's Hymns Abridged; Select Hymns from Other Authors; and Select Harmony: together with directions... (2nd. ed.) #WH.III.43Page Scan
Divine and Moral Songs: attempted in easy language for the use of children with some additional composures #HXXXIVTextPage Scan
Hymns and Spiritual Songs, in Three Books: I. collected fromt he scriptures, II. composed on divine subjects, III. prepared for the Lord's Supper #III.XLIIIPage Scan
Hymns for Schools and Families #d200
Hymns for Schools and Families, Specailly Designed for the Children of the Church #399Page Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #177Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns of Isaac Watts, The #III.43Text
Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs: selected and original, designed for the use of the Church Universal in public and private devotion #CCXCVPage Scan
Songs, Divine and Moral #138aPage Scan
The Columbian Repository: or, Sacred Harmony: selected from European and American authors with many new tunes not before published #718Page Scan
The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #216Page Scan
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #177Page Scan
The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #714Page Scan
The Psalms of David: imitated in the language of the New Testament, and applied to the Christian state and worship (27th ed.) #III.XLIIITextPage Scan
The Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs of the Rev. Isaac Watts, D. D.: to which are added select hymns, from other authors; and directions for musical expression (New ed.) #C43Page Scan



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