Thursday, July 20, 2006
Isaac Watts
Michael A.G. Haykin continues his excellent blog with his latest: "EMINENT CHRISTIANS: 11. ISAAC WATTS." Since I consider Watts one of the greatest hymn writers in the history of the church, I appreciated learning more about him. Here is how Haykin begins:

Pick almost any recent hymnal, look in the index that lists the authors of the hymns, and the name "Isaac Watts" will usually have a long list of hymns beside it. During his life, Watts penned over 600 hymns, and through them has powerfully shaped the way English-speaking Evangelicals worship God.
 
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At 4:56 PM, Blogger Doug E. said...

Amen! Watts was and is great!

God Bless,

Doug

 

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