Watts wrote the words of "Joy to the World" as a hymn glorifying Christ's
triumphant return at the end of the age, rather than a song celebrating his first
Dec 13, 2010 ... The reason being that Isaac Watts did not write Joy to the World to be a
Christmas song. The original theme of this song was the second coming ...
Dec 9, 2013 ... But is the song “Joy to the World” based in the Bible at all? I'm going ... Now let's
see if “Joy to the World” lines up to the Word of God . . . and if it should even be
considered a Christmas song at all. ... Sing it any time of the year.
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By Espie Estrella. Title: Joy to the World. Author: The lyrics was written by Isaac
Watts (1674-1748), also known as the "Father of English Hymnology.
Hoyt Axton wrote this for an animated TV special called The Happy Song that
never materialized. Axton, who was a popular country singer-songwriter from ...
Authoritative information about Joy to the world! the Lord is come!, with lyrics,
MIDI files, printable ... Source: Lift Up Your Hearts: psalms, hymns, and spiritual
songs #92 ... Isaac Watts (PHH 155) wrote this text as a paraphrase of Psalm 98.
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Dec 1, 2009 ... I wrote this Christmas song. Dec 1st seems like a good day to put it up.
[this file] Joy To The World - The Original Version by Watts ... Sheet Music from
T. C. O'Kane, et al., eds., Joy To The World, or Sacred Songs for Gospel Meetings