Isaac Watts was ordained as a Pastor of an Independent congregation. He wrote many hymns and Carols and was awarded a Doctor of Divinity degree by the the University of Edinburgh in 1728. The music to the carol is by George Frederick Handel (1685-1759) 
He wrote the popular hymn 'Joy to The world', all time best Christmas coral . 

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