British Hymns of the Revolutionary Era were changed to fit into the American Churches after the Revolution

Read the article at the following link about how British Hymns of  the Revolutionary Era were changed to fit into the American Churches after the Revolution. I had noticed that this took place within the Book of Common Prayer, but had not noticed the change within the Hymn Books.

https://earlyamericanists.com/2013/07/01/it-is-now-translated-to-america-watts-hymns-in-the-revolutionary-era/

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See our Isaac Watts Hymnal published in 1767 in Boston at the following link:

http://18thcenturybibles.org/the-process-of-binding-books/1767-isaac-watts-hymnal-printed-in-boston-ma/