Now let the Father and the Son

Now let the Father and the Son

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 17 hymnals

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Now let the Father and the Son,
And Spirit be adored,
Where there are Works to make Him known,
Or saints to love the Lord.

Source: Book of Worship (Rev. ed.) #D3

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: Now let the Father and the Son
Author: Isaac Watts
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Language: English

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Instances

Instances (1 - 17 of 17)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #1053Page Scan
Book of Worship (Rev. ed.) #D3TextPage Scan
Hymn and Tune Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (Round Note Ed.) #921Page 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.XXXIVPage Scan
Hymns, Selected and Original, for Public and Private Worship #761Page Scan
Hymns, Selected and Original: for public and private worship (1st ed.) #761TextPage Scan
Hymns: original and selected, for public and private worship in the Evangelical Lutheran Church (16th rev. ed.) #761Page Scan
Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (4th ed. 3rd rev. ed.) #761Page Scan
Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (30th ed.) #761Page Scan
Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (60th ed., 1st rev. ed.) #761Page Scan
Songs, Divine and Moral #139bPage Scan
Sunday School Hymn Book. (19th ed) #171Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn Book: comprising a large and choice collection of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, adapted to the faith and order of the Old School, or Primitive Baptists (2nd stereotype Ed.) #1310Page Scan
The Book of Worship #D2TextPage Scan
The Columbian Repository: or, Sacred Harmony: selected from European and American authors with many new tunes not before published #709Page Scan
The Psalms of David: imitated in the language of the New Testament, and applied to the Christian state and worship (27th ed.) #III.XXXIVTextPage 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.) #C34Page Scan



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