Isaac Watts

Isaac Watts

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: English

Occupation: Politician

Biography: Isaac Watts was an English hymnwriter, theologian and logician. A prolific and popular hymnwriter, he was recognised as the Father of English Hymnody, credited with some 650 hymns. Many of his hymns remain in use today, and have been translated into many languages.

Source/Notes: Divine Songs Attempted in the Easy Language of Children (1715), Song 22: "Against Pride in Clothes"
Source/Notes: Divine Songs Attempted in the Easy Language of Children (1715), Song 20: "Against Idleness and Mischief"

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