Remembering Isaac Watts

Oghenovo Obrimah, PhD
4 min readJun 2, 2023

Isaac Watts is best known, perhaps for composing some of the most beautiful Christian Hymns, Hymns such as, “When I survey the wondrous Cross”, or that Yuletide classic, “Joy to the World”, or “O God our Help in ages past?” But did you know that Isaac Watts’ writings on Logic were, in his time, adopted as the standard text for the teaching of logic at the following universities: Oxford, Cambridge, Harvard, and Yale? At Oxford, Watts’ writings on…

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Oghenovo Obrimah, PhD

Educator and Researcher, Believer in Spirituality, Life is serious business, but we all are pilgrims so I write about important stuff with empathy and ethos