The Psalms and Hymns of Isaac Watts

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C. Whittingham, 1806 - Hymns, English - 441 pages

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Page 102 - Blessings abound where'er he reigns ; The prisoner leaps to lose his chains ; The weary find eternal rest ; And all the sons of want are blest.
Page 273 - Thine. 4 Let all that dwell above the sky, And air, and earth, and seas, Conspire to lift Thy glories high, And speak Thine endless praise.
Page 401 - Father's will, Such love, and meekness so divine, I would transcribe and make them mine. 3 Cold mountains and the midnight air Witnessed the fervor of Thy prayer ; The desert Thy temptations knew, Thy conflict and Thy victory too. 4 Be Thou my pattern ; make me bear More of Thy gracious image here ; Then God, the Judge, shall own my name Among the followers of the Lamb.
Page 273 - Worthy is he that once was slain, The Prince of Peace that groaned and died, Worthy to rise, and live, and reign At his almighty Father's side.
Page 220 - TO God the Father, God the Son, And God the Spirit, Three in One, Be honor, praise, and glory given, By all on earth, and all in heaven.
Page 109 - Or why support th' unrighteous cause ? When will ye once defend the poor, That sinners vex the saints no more ? 3 They know not, Lord, nor will they know; Dark are the ways in which they go ; Their name of earthly gods is vain, For they shall fall and die like men.
Page 78 - His help and comfort still afford : And let a wretch come near Thy throne, To plead the merits of Thy Son. 5 A...
Page 78 - Though all my crimes before thee lie, Behold them not with angry look, But blot their memory from thy book. 2 Create my nature pure within, And form my soul averse to sin ; Let thy good Spirit ne'er depart, Nor hide thy presence from my heart.
Page 39 - The Lord is just and kind, The meek shall learn his ways; And every humble sinner find The methods of his grace. 6 For his own goodness...
Page 130 - SWEET is the work, my God, my King, To praise thy name, give thanks and sing ; To show thy love by morning light, And talk of all thy truth at night.

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