Dorchester (William Billings)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2014-05-06). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 29 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Music as in 1778, note shapes changed (4-shape). Stanzas 2-4 added from Isaac Watts 1719 Hymn 58.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2014-05-06). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 29 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval-note edition.
First published: 1770 in The New-England Psalm-Singer, revised in The Singing Master's Assistant, 1778
Description: First published in The New-England Psalm-Singer, 1770; revised by Billings in 1778. Words by Isaac Watts, 1709, his Hymn 58 of Book 2, in seven stanzas.
Original text and translations
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