My God, I bow before thy feet

My God, I bow before thy feet

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 11 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 New Selection of Psalms and Hymns from the Most Approved Authors, Adapted to Public and Private Worship. 2nd ed. #d325
Cantica Laudis: or, the American Book of Church Music #d181
Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d670
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns adapted to public worship #H558Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #558Page Scan
Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #558Page Scan
Melodies of the Church: a collection of psalms and hymns adapted to publick and social worship, seasons of revival, monthly concerts of prayer, and various similar occasions... #d639
Psalms and Hymns: adapted to social, private and public worship in the Cumberland Presbyterian Chruch #615Page Scan
Supplement to Watts: a Selection of More than Five Hundred Hymns, from the Most Approved Authors on a Great Variety of Subjects ... #d272
The Lyrica: a collection of psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs, adapted to general use #393Page Scan
Union Hymns: adapted to Social Meetings and Family Worship Selected from Church Psalmody, with Additional Hymns #d255