My faith shall triumph o'er the grave

My faith shall triumph o'er the grave

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 39 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: My faith shall triumph o'er the grave
Author: Isaac Watts

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My faith shall triumph o'er the grave. From "Great God I own Thy sentence just," p. 1237, No. 50.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)

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Instances

Instances (1 - 39 of 39)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. (New and Rev. ed.) #966Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. Rev. ed. #d447
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. New and Revised ed. #1163Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ: taken from the most approved authors, and adapted to public and private worship #999Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns, adapted to the devotions of the closet, the family, and the social circle; and containing subjects appropriate to the monthly concerns of prayer for the success... #408Page Scan
Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #933Page Scan
Gospel Hymns #d336
Hymns and Offices of Worship: for use in schools: with an appendix of tunes #241Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Brethren in Christ #d306
Hymns of the Advent #44Page Scan
Hymns of the Morning: Designed for the use of God's People #44Page Scan
Hymns, Psalms and Gospel Songs with Responsive Readings #d227
Hymns, Psalms and Gospel Songs: with responsive readings #244Page Scan
Montreat Hymns: psalms and gospel songs with responsive scripture readings #244Page Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: principally for use in schools. with an appendix of tunes (2nd and rev. ed.) #241Page Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #1460Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship in the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. #d527
Sacred Hymns and Tunes: designed to be used by the Wesleyan Methodist Connection (or Church) of America #354Page Scan
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #476Page Scan
Songs of Salvation. Work songs #d126
Spiritual Melodies #d202
Spiritual Melodies. Enl. & impr. ed. #d235
Temple Themes and Sacred Songs #t18Page Scan
The Book of Worship #d315
The Canadian Baptist Hymn Book #712Page Scan
The Church Hymn Book #d617
The College Hymnal: for divine service at Yale College in the Battell Chapel #474Page Scan
The Coronation Hymnal #d226
The Hymnal of the Reformed Church in the United States #d400
The Jubilee Harp: a choice selection of psalmody, ancient and modern, designed for use in public and social worship #235Page Scan
The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #901Page Scan
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #1460Page Scan
The New Jubilee Harp, or Christian hymns and songs. a new collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship. #147 S
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.) #D464Page Scan
The Reformed Church Hymnal: with tunes #508Page Scan
The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #347bPage Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d644
The Service of Song for Baptist Churches #d541
The Service of Song for Baptist Churches #d349



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