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The Sacred Harp Poet Index


Poets

Look up names of poets in the table below. Book sources are listed at the end.

Allen, James
’Tis my fixed resolutionWhile my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 3, Line 5
Fill’d with sinner-like contrition,While my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 4, Line 5
From his pierc’d and wounded bodyWhile my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 5, Line 1
From his side, that fountain precious,While my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 5, Line 5
Happy I’m in his embraces,While my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 1, Line 5
Here I’ll sit for ever viewingWhile my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 2, Line 5
Here it is I find my heavenWhile my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 4, Line 1
May I have the spirit’s unctionWhile my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 6, Line 5
May I still enjoy this feeling,While my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 6, Line 1
Oh! how happy are the moments,While my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 2, Line 1
Really blessed is the portionWhile my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 3, Line 1
While my Jesus I’m possessing,While my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 1, Line 1

Askins, George
All is vain unless the SpiritBrethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 1, Line 5
Brethren here are poor backsliders,Brethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 3, Line 1
Brethren see poor sinners round youBrethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 2, Line 1
Brethren, we have met to worship,Brethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 1, Line 1
Let us love our God supremely,Brethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 6, Line 1
See our Fathers, and our mothers,Brethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 2, Line 5
Sisters will you join and help likeBrethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 4, Line 1
Tell them all about the Saviour,Brethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 4, Line 5
Then he’ll call us home to heaven,Brethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 6, Line 5
Yet the saviour offers pardon,Brethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 3, Line 5

Bathurst, William Hiley
A faith that keeps the narrow wayO for a faith that will not shrinkStanza 5, Line 1
A faith that shines more bright and clearO for a faith that will not shrinkStanza 3, Line 1
Lord, give me such a faith as this,O for a faith that will not shrinkStanza 6, Line 1
O for a faith that will not shrinkO for a faith that will not shrinkStanza 1, Line 1
That bears unmov’d the world’s dread frown,O for a faith that will not shrinkStanza 4, Line 1
That will not murmur nor complainO for a faith that will not shrinkStanza 2, Line 1

Beddome, Benjamin
Come, Holy Spirit, come!Come, Holy Spirit, come!Stanza 1, Line 1
Did Christ o’er sinners weep?Did Christ o’er sinners weep?Stanza 1, Line 1
From the celestial hills,Come, Holy Spirit, come!Stanza 2, Line 1
He wept, that we might weep,Did Christ o’er sinners weep?Stanza 3, Line 1
Melt, melt this frozen heart;Come, Holy Spirit, come!Stanza 3, Line 1
Mine will be profit be,Come, Holy Spirit, come!Stanza 4, Line 1
The Son of God in tears,Did Christ o’er sinners weep?Stanza 2, Line 1

Blain, John
But since it is God’s holy will,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 3, Line 1
But with our Saviour, holy Lord,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 6, Line 5
Dear Christian friends, both old and youngMy dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 5, Line 1
Dear fellow-youth, in Christian ties,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 3, Line 5
How oft I’ve seen your flowing tears,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 4, Line 1
How sweet the hours have pass’d away,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 2, Line 1
I hope you’ll all remember me,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 5, Line 5
My dearest friends in bonds of love,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 1, Line 1
O glorious day! O blessed hope;My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 6, Line 1
O, could I stay with friends so kind,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 2, Line 5
Ye mourning souls in sore surprise,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 4, Line 5
Your company’s sweet, your union dear,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 1, Line 5

Bonar, Horatius
I came to Jesus and I drankI heard the voice of Jesus say,Stanza 2, Line 5
I came to Jesus as I was,I heard the voice of Jesus say,Stanza 1, Line 5
I heard the voice of Jesus say,I heard the voice of Jesus say,Stanza 1, Line 1
I heard the voice of Jesus say,I heard the voice of Jesus say,Stanza 2, Line 1
I heard the voice of Jesus say,I heard the voice of Jesus say,Stanza 3, Line 1
I look'd to Jesus, and I foundI heard the voice of Jesus say,Stanza 3, Line 5

Burnham, Richard
And when I close my eyes in death,Jesus, my kind and gracious friend;Stanza 6, Line 1
Howe’er forsaken or despis’d,Jesus, my kind and gracious friend;Stanza 5, Line 1
I own I’m guilty, own I’m vile,Jesus, my kind and gracious friend;Stanza 4, Line 1
Jesus, my kind and gracious friend;Jesus, my kind and gracious friend;Stanza 1, Line 1
Remember thy pure word of grace,Jesus, my kind and gracious friend;Stanza 2, Line 1
Thou wond’rous advocate with God,Jesus, my kind and gracious friend;Stanza 3, Line 1

C. H. Austin
Then the eternal spirits guides,Then the eternal spirits guides,Stanza 1, Line 1

Cennick, John
Daniel's wisdom may I know,Daniel's wisdom may I know,Stanza 1, Line 1
I’ll tell to all poor Sinners round,JESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 9, Line 1
JESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;JESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 1, Line 1
Job's submission let me shew,Daniel's wisdom may I know,Stanza 3, Line 1
Lo! Glad I come, and Thou, dear LAMB,JESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 8, Line 1
Mary's love may I possess,Daniel's wisdom may I know,Stanza 2, Line 1
Mine be Jacob's wrestling prayer,Daniel's wisdom may I know,Stanza 4, Line 1
Most of all may I pursue,Daniel's wisdom may I know,Stanza 5, Line 1
No Stranger may proceed therein,JESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 3, Line 1
No: Nothing may go up thereonJESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 4, Line 1
Nor Fools, by carnal Men esteem’dJESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 5, Line 1
The more I strove against its Pow’r,JESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 7, Line 1
The Way the Holy Prophets went,JESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 2, Line 1
This is the Way I long have sought,JESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 6, Line 1

Cleland, Thomas
Farewell, careless sinners, for you I do mourn.Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 7, Line 1
Farewell, faithful Christians, farewell all around.Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 9, Line 1
Farewell, faithful soldiers, you’ll soon be discharg’d,Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 3, Line 1
Farewell, my dear brethren, farewell for a while,Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 2, Line 1
Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 1, Line 1
Farewell, seeking mourners with sad broken heart,Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 6, Line 1
Farewell, ye young converts, who’re listed for war,Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 4, Line 1
O glory, O glory, O glory to God,Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 10, Line 1
The world and the Devil and Hell all unite,Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 5, Line 1
Your frolics and pastimes in which you delight,Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 8, Line 1

Cowper, William
’Tis strung, and tun’d, for endless years,There is a fountain fill’d with bloodStanza 7, Line 1
Can a woman’s tender careHark, my soul! it is the Lord;Stanza 3, Line 1
Dear dying Lamb, thy precious bloodThere is a fountain fill’d with bloodStanza 3, Line 1
E’er since, by faith, I saw the streamThere is a fountain fill’d with bloodStanza 4, Line 1
Hark, my soul! it is the Lord;Hark, my soul! it is the Lord;Stanza 1, Line 1
I deliver’d thee when bound,Hark, my soul! it is the Lord;Stanza 2, Line 1
Lord, I believe thou hast prepar’dThere is a fountain fill’d with bloodStanza 6, Line 1
Lord, it is my chief complaint,Hark, my soul! it is the Lord;Stanza 6, Line 1
Mine is an unchanging love,Hark, my soul! it is the Lord;Stanza 4, Line 1
O for a closer walk with God,O for a closer walk with God,Stanza 1, Line 1
Return, O holy Dove, returnO for a closer walk with God,Stanza 4, Line 1
So shall my walk be close with God,O for a closer walk with God,Stanza 6, Line 1
The dearest Idol I have known,O for a closer walk with God,Stanza 5, Line 1
The dying thief rejoic’d to seeThere is a fountain fill’d with bloodStanza 2, Line 1
Then in a nobler, sweeter songThere is a fountain fill’d with bloodStanza 5, Line 1
There is a fountain fill’d with bloodThere is a fountain fill’d with bloodStanza 1, Line 1
Thou shalt see my glory soon,Hark, my soul! it is the Lord;Stanza 5, Line 1
What peaceful hours I then enjoy’d,O for a closer walk with God,Stanza 3, Line 1
Where is the blessedness I knew,O for a closer walk with God,Stanza 2, Line 1

Doane, George Washington
Adam's Likeness now efface,HARK! the Herald Angels sing,Stanza 8, Line 1
Christ by highest Heav'n ador'd,HARK! the Herald Angels sing,Stanza 3, Line 1
Come, Desire of Nations, come,HARK! the Herald Angels sing,Stanza 7, Line 1
Hail the Heav'n-born Prince of Peace!HARK! the Herald Angels sing,Stanza 5, Line 1
HARK! the Herald Angels singHARK! the Herald Angels sing,Stanza 1, Line 1
Joyful all ye Nations rise,HARK! the Herald Angels sing,Stanza 2, Line 1
Mild he lays his Glory by,HARK! the Herald Angels sing,Stanza 6, Line 1

Doane, George Washington
Softly now the light of daySoftly now the light of dayStanza 1, Line 1
Soon, for me, the light of daySoftly now the light of dayStanza 2, Line 1
Thou who, sinless, yet hast knownSoftly now the light of dayStanza 2, Line 5
THOU, whose all-pervading eyeSoftly now the light of dayStanza 1, Line 5

Doane, George Washington
Veil'd in Flesh the Godhead see,HARK! the Herald Angels sing,Stanza 4, Line 1

Doddridge, Phillip
Be dead, my Heart, to worldly Charms;My Jesus, while in mortal FleshStanza 5, Line 1
By hourly Faith in Thee I live,My Jesus, while in mortal FleshStanza 2, Line 1
Do not I love Thee from my Soul?Do not I love Thee, O my Lord?Stanza 2, Line 1
Do not I love Thee, O my Lord?Do not I love Thee, O my Lord?Stanza 1, Line 1
Grace all the Work shall crownGrace! ‘tis a charming Sound,Stanza 4, Line 1
Grace first contrived a WayGrace! ‘tis a charming Sound,Stanza 2, Line 1
Grace taught my wandering FeetGrace! ‘tis a charming Sound,Stanza 3, Line 1
Grace! ‘tis a charming Sound,Grace! ‘tis a charming Sound,Stanza 1, Line 1
Hast Thou a Lamb in all thy Flock,Do not I love Thee, O my Lord?Stanza 4, Line 1
Is not thy Name melodious stillDo not I love Thee, O my Lord?Stanza 3, Line 1
My Jesus, while in mortal FleshMy Jesus, while in mortal FleshStanza 1, Line 1
My Life with his connected stands,My Jesus, while in mortal FleshStanza 6, Line 1
On thy dear Cross I fix mine Eyes,My Jesus, while in mortal FleshStanza 4, Line 1
Thou know’st I love Thee, Dearest Lord;Do not I love Thee, O my Lord?Stanza 7, Line 1
Would not mine ardent Spirit vieDo not I love Thee, O my Lord?Stanza 5, Line 1
Would not my Heart pour forth its BloodDo not I love Thee, O my Lord?Stanza 6, Line 1
Yes, Thou hast lov’d this sinful Worm,My Jesus, while in mortal FleshStanza 3, Line 1

F. B. P. (probably Francis Baker, Priest)
Ah my sweet home JerusalemJerusalem my happy homeStanza 11, Line 1
But there they live in such delightJerusalem my happy homeStanza 15, Line 1
In thee no sickness may be seenJerusalem my happy homeStanza 3, Line 1
Jerusalem my happy homeJerusalem my happy homeStanza 1, Line 1
Jerusalem my happy homeJerusalem my happy homeStanza 26, Line 1
Jerusalem; JerusalemJerusalem my happy homeStanza 6, Line 1
No dampish mist is seen in theeJerusalem my happy homeStanza 4, Line 1
O happy harbor of the saintsJerusalem my happy homeStanza 2, Line 1
Our lady sings MagnificatJerusalem my happy homeStanza 23, Line 1
Our sweet is mixed with bitter gallJerusalem my happy homeStanza 14, Line 1
Quite through the streets with silver soundJerusalem my happy homeStanza 20, Line 1
Te Deum doth Saint Ambrose singJerusalem my happy homeStanza 24, Line 1
There cinnamon, there sugar growsJerusalem my happy homeStanza 19, Line 1
There David stands with harp in handJerusalem my happy homeStanza 22, Line 1
There is nectar and ambrosia madeJerusalem my happy homeStanza 18, Line 1
There lust and lucre cannot dwellJerusalem my happy homeStanza 5, Line 1
There Magdalene hath left her moanJerusalem my happy homeStanza 25, Line 1
There trees for evermore bear fruitJerusalem my happy homeStanza 21, Line 1
Thy gardens and thy gallant walksJerusalem my happy homeStanza 17, Line 1
Thy houses are of ivoryJerusalem my happy homeStanza 9, Line 1
Thy saints are crowned with glory greatJerusalem my happy homeStanza 12, Line 1
Thy turrets and thy pinnaclesJerusalem my happy homeStanza 8, Line 1
Thy vineyards and thy orchards areJerusalem my happy homeStanza 16, Line 1
Thy walls are made of precious stonesJerusalem my happy homeStanza 7, Line 1
We that are here in banishmentJerusalem my happy homeStanza 13, Line 1
Within thy gates no thing doth comeJerusalem my happy homeStanza 10, Line 1

Givins, D. J.
Shout the chorus thro'With a Saviour crucifiedChorus, Line 1
Twas for sins His life He gaveWith a Saviour crucifiedStanza 2, Line 1
With a Saviour crucifiedWith a Saviour crucifiedStanza 1, Line 1

Granade, John Adam
A few more days, or years at most,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 4, Line 1
All hail, eternal Son of God,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 6, Line 5
Bright angels whisp'ring me away,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 6, Line 5
But Canaan's land is just before,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 3, Line 5
But let us gain Mount Pisgah's top,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 4, Line 5
By faith I see my gracious God,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 7, Line 1
Dark nights, and clouds, and gloomy fear,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 2, Line 5
Farewell, my brethren in the Lord,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 8, Line 1
I hold my Saviour in my arms,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 3, Line 5
I hope that I shall meet you there,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 8, Line 5
I long to see thy glorious face,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 5, Line 5
I view the monster death and smile,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 3, Line 1
I’d rise superior to my pain, Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 1, Line 5
In darkest shadows of the night’Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 2, Line 5
Methinks I now begin to seeYe weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 5, Line 1
My rapt’rous soul shall drink and feastSweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 4, Line 5
O! come, my Saviour, come away,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 5, Line 1
O! that my faith was strong to riseYe weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 7, Line 5
O! what a glorious sight appearsYe weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 6, Line 1
Sometimes like mountains to the sky,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 4, Line 1
Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 1, Line 1
Ten thousand thousand join in one,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 7, Line 1
The wint'ry time is past and gone,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 5, Line 5
Then I will tune my harp of gold,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 6, Line 1
They rise and tune their harps of gold,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 7, Line 5
Tho' storms and hurricanes ariseYe weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 2, Line 1
Thro' chilling winds and beating rains,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 1, Line 5
We're often like the lonesome dove,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 3, Line 1
While I’m imprison’d here below,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 2, Line 1
Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 1, Line 1

Griffiths, William
Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Stanza 1, Line 1
Hark! they whisper, lo! they call me,Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Stanza 3, Line 5
May my soul with sacred transport,Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Stanza 1, Line 5
O! what madness! O! what folly,Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Stanza 2, Line 1
See the happy spirits waiting,Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Stanza 3, Line 1
Swiftly roll ye ling’ring hours,Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Stanza 4, Line 1
This vain world with all its pleasures,Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Stanza 2, Line 5
Worlds of light and crowns of glory,Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Stanza 4, Line 5

Grigg, Joseph
’Till then (nor is the Boasting vain.)Jesus! And shall it ever be!Stanza 7, Line 1
’Tis Evening with my Soul till He,Jesus! And shall it ever be!Stanza 3, Line 1
Asham’d of Jesus! of that Friend,Jesus! And shall it ever be!Stanza 5, Line 1
Asham’d of Jesus! Shall yon FieldJesus! And shall it ever be!Stanza 4, Line 1
Asham’d of Jesus! Sooner farJesus! And shall it ever be!Stanza 2, Line 1
Asham’d of Jesus! yes, I may,Jesus! And shall it ever be!Stanza 6, Line 1
Jesus! And shall it ever be!Jesus! And shall it ever be!Stanza 1, Line 1

Hammond, William
Built upon thyself the Rock,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 8, Line 5
Comfort those who weep and mourn,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 6, Line 1
Grant that those who seek may findLORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 6, Line 5
In thine own Appointed WayLORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 4, Line 1
In thy Temple, lo we wait,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 1, Line 5
LORD, on Thee our Souls depend,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 2, Line 5
LORD, we come before Thee now,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 1, Line 1
Love us, wash us in thy Blood,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 5, Line 5
Oh! that we might lift our Eyes,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 2, Line 1
Open, LORD, the Fountain wide,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 5, Line 1
Saviour wilt thou not appear?LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 3, Line 1
Send some Message form thy Word,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 4, Line 5
Sin and Satan, LORD, dethrone,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 7, Line 5
Son of Man, in this thy dayLORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 7, Line 1
Stablish, LORD, our Hearts with Grace,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 8, Line 1
Take away the Veil of Sin,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 3, Line 5

Hart, Joseph
And as he has prov'd faithful,O WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 2, Line 5
And when you meet with troubles,O WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 4, Line 1
But now I am a soldier,O WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 2, Line 1

Hart, Joseph
Come ye weary, heavy laden,Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched,Stanza 4, Line 1
Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched,Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched,Stanza 1, Line 1

Hart, Joseph
Farewell to sin and sorrow,O WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 3, Line 5
Gird on the heav'nly armour,O WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 4, Line 5

Hart, Joseph
Let not conscience make you linger:Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched,Stanza 3, Line 1
Lo! th' incarnate God, ascended,Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched,Stanza 6, Line 1
Lo! ye needy; come, and welcome;Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched,Stanza 2, Line 1

Hart, Joseph
Neither will he upbraid you,O WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 5, Line 5
O do not be discourag'd,O WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 5, Line 1
O WHEN shall I see Jesus!O WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 1, Line 1

Hart, Joseph
Saints and angels join'd in concert,Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched,Stanza 7, Line 1

Hart, Joseph
Through grace I am determin'dO WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 3, Line 1

Hart, Joseph
View him grovling in the Garden;Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched,Stanza 5, Line 1

Hart, Joseph
When shall I be deliver'dO WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 1, Line 5

Hicks, Berryman T.
For I can never come to thee;The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 11, Line 1
How often you have look'd for me,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 10, Line 1
Let persecution rage around,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 2, Line 1
My brother preachers, boldly speak,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 4, Line 1
My brother preachers, fare you well,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 5, Line 1
My little children near my heart,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 6, Line 1
My loving wife, don't grieve for me,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 9, Line 1
My loving wife, my bosom friend,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 8, Line 1
O Lord, a father to them be,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 7, Line 1
The time is swiftly rolling onThe time is swiftly rolling onStanza 1, Line 1
Thro' heats and colds I've often went,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 3, Line 1

Hunter, William
A home in Heaven! as the sufferer liesA home in Heaven! what a joyful thought,Stanza 2, Line 1
A home in Heaven! what a joyful thought,A home in Heaven! what a joyful thought,Stanza 1, Line 1
A home in Heaven! when our friends are fledA home in Heaven! what a joyful thought,Stanza 5, Line 1
A home in Heaven! when our pleasures fade,A home in Heaven! what a joyful thought,Stanza 3, Line 1
A home in Heaven! when the faint heart bleedsA home in Heaven! what a joyful thought,Stanza 4, Line 1
A home in Heaven! when the wheel is broke,A home in Heaven! what a joyful thought,Stanza 6, Line 1
Our home in Heaven! oh, the glorious home,A home in Heaven! what a joyful thought,Stanza 7, Line 1

Jones, Edmund
Come, humble Sinner, in whose BreastCome, humble Sinner, in whose BreastStanza 1, Line 1
I can but perish if I go,Come, humble Sinner, in whose BreastStanza 6, Line 1
I’ll go to JESUS, tho’ my SinCome, humble Sinner, in whose BreastStanza 2, Line 1
I’ll to the gracious King approach,Come, humble Sinner, in whose BreastStanza 4, Line 1
Perhaps he will admit my Plea,Come, humble Sinner, in whose BreastStanza 5, Line 1
Prostrate I’ll lie before his Throne,Come, humble Sinner, in whose BreastStanza 3, Line 1

Ken, Thomas
Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 1, Line 1
Blest Angels! While we silent lie,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 2, Line 1
Blest Jesu, thou on Heav’n intent,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 9, Line 1
But tho’ Sleep o’r my frailty reigns,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 7, Line 1
Direct, controul, suggest this Day,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 13, Line 1
Dull Sleep of sense me to deprive;Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 6, Line 1
Forgive me Lord, for thy dear Son,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 2, Line 1
Give me a place at thy Saint’s feet,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 5, Line 1
Glory to thee in light array’d,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 7, Line 1
Glory to thee my God, this NightGlory to thee my God, this NightStanza 1, Line 1
Glory to thee who safe hast kept,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 9, Line 1
Had I your Wings, to Heaven I’d flie,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 8, Line 1
Heav’n is, dear Lord, where e’er Thou art,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 11, Line 1
I now awake do with you join,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 3, Line 1
I wake, I wake, ye Heavenly Choir,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 6, Line 1
I would not wake, nor rise again,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 10, Line 1
Influenc’d by the Light Divine,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 4, Line 1
Let all thy Converse be sincere,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 3, Line 1
Lord I my Vows to thee renew,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 12, Line 1
Lord, left the tempter me surprize,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 12, Line 1
Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 1, Line 1
May I like you in God delight,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 7, Line 1
My Soul, how canst thou weary grow,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 10, Line 1
My Soul, when I shake of this dust,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 4, Line 1
O may I always ready stand,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 6, Line 1
O may my Soul on thee repose,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 4, Line 1
O when shall I in endless day,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 9, Line 1
Praise God from whom all Blessings flow,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 12, Line 1
Praise God, from whom all Blessings flow,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 14, Line 1
Praise God, from whom all Blessings flow,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 13, Line 1
Redeem thy mis-spent time that’s past,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 2, Line 1
Shine on me, Lord, new life impart,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 11, Line 1
Teach me to live, that I may dread,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 3, Line 1
The faster Sleep the Sense does bind,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 8, Line 1
The Sun in its Meridian height,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 8, Line 1
Thought to thought with my Soul converse,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 11, Line 1
Wake and lift up thy self my Heart,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 5, Line 1
When in the night I sleepless lie,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 5, Line 1
You my blest Guardian, whilst I sleep,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 10, Line 1

M., W.
Harp strings touched by angel fingersWhen we hear the music ringingStanza 4, Line 5
Oh, ye weary, sad and toss’d ones,When we hear the music ringingStanza 4, Line 1
Shall we see the same eyes shiningWhen we hear the music ringingStanza 2, Line 5
That shall welcome s in heavenWhen we hear the music ringingStanza 3, Line 5
To the land of ancient story,When we hear the music ringingStanza 1, Line 5
When the holy angels meet us,When we hear the music ringingStanza 2, Line 1
When we hear the music ringingWhen we hear the music ringingStanza 1, Line 1
Yes, my earth-worn soul rejoices,When we hear the music ringingStanza 3, Line 1

Madan, Martin
Break off your Tears ye Saints! and tellHE dies; the FRIEND of Sinners dies!Stanza 3, Line 1
Come Saints, and drop a Tear or two,HE dies; the FRIEND of Sinners dies!Stanza 1, Line 5
HE dies; the FRIEND of Sinners dies!HE dies; the FRIEND of Sinners dies!Stanza 1, Line 1
Here’s Love and Grief beyond Degree,HE dies; the FRIEND of Sinners dies!Stanza 2, Line 1
Say “Live for ever, wond’rous King!HE dies; the FRIEND of Sinners dies!Stanza 3, Line 5
The rising God forsakes the Tomb!HE dies; the FRIEND of Sinners dies!Stanza 2, Line 5

Masters, Mary
’Tis Religion that can give,’Tis Religion that can give,Stanza 1, Line 1

McLendon, A. J.
Dear father, you’ve been kind to me,Farewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Stanza 3, Line 1
Dear sister, thou art left alone,Farewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Stanza 2, Line 1
Farewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Farewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Stanza 1, Line 1
My loving mother, fare you well,Farewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Stanza 4, Line 1
O may we all together meet,Farewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Stanza 3, Line 5
Thus we’ll surround the great white throne,Farewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Stanza 2, Line 5
When I get home to that bright world,Farewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Stanza 1, Line 5
Yet may we meet and be completeFarewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Stanza 4, Line 5

Moore, W. F.
Shall we ever meet again, at the house,Shall we ever meet again, at the house,Stanza 1, Line 1

Newton, John
’Till then I would thy love proclaimHow sweet the name of Jesus soundsStanza 7, Line 1
’Twas grace that taught my heart to fear,Amazing grace! (how sweet the sound)Stanza 2, Line 1
“Lord, remove this grievous blindness,“Mercy, O thou Son of David!”Stanza 2, Line 5
“Mercy, O thou Son of David!”“Mercy, O thou Son of David!”Stanza 1, Line 1
Amazing grace! (how sweet the sound)Amazing grace! (how sweet the sound)Stanza 1, Line 1
Beside the gospel pool,Beside the gospel pool,Stanza 1, Line 1
But my complaints remain;Beside the gospel pool,Stanza 3, Line 1
But whither can I go?Beside the gospel pool,Stanza 6, Line 1
By thee my prayers acceptance gain,How sweet the name of Jesus soundsStanza 4, Line 1
Content with beholding his face,How tedious and tasteless the hours,Stanza 3, Line 1
Dear Lord, if indeed I am thine,How tedious and tasteless the hours,Stanza 4, Line 1
Dear name! the rock on which I build,How sweet the name of Jesus soundsStanza 3, Line 1
Dost thou ask me, who I am?Nay, I cannot let thee go,Stanza 2, Line 1
Here then, from day to day,Beside the gospel pool,Stanza 7, Line 1
His name yields the richest perfume,How tedious and tasteless the hours,Stanza 2, Line 1
How often have I seenBeside the gospel pool,Stanza 2, Line 1
How often have I thoughtBeside the gospel pool,Stanza 5, Line 1
How sweet the name of Jesus soundsHow sweet the name of Jesus soundsStanza 1, Line 1
How tedious and tasteless the hours,How tedious and tasteless the hours,Stanza 1, Line 1
I should, were He always so nigh,How tedious and tasteless the hours,Stanza 2, Line 5
It makes the wounded spirit whole,How sweet the name of Jesus soundsStanza 2, Line 1
Jesus! My Shepherd, Husband, Friend,How sweet the name of Jesus soundsStanza 5, Line 1
Many for his crying chid him,“Mercy, O thou Son of David!”Stanza 1, Line 5
Many years have pass'd since then,Nay, I cannot let thee go,Stanza 5, Line 1
May the grace of Christ our Saviour,May the grace of Christ our Saviour,Stanza 1, Line 1
Money was not what he wanted,“Mercy, O thou Son of David!”Stanza 2, Line 1
Nay, I cannot let thee go,Nay, I cannot let thee go,Stanza 1, Line 1
No: he is full of grace;Beside the gospel pool,Stanza 8, Line 1
No-I must maintain my hold,Nay, I cannot let thee go,Stanza 7, Line 1
O drive these dark clouds from my sky,How tedious and tasteless the hours,Stanza 4, Line 5
O would the Lord appearBeside the gospel pool,Stanza 4, Line 1
Oh! methinks I hear him praising,“Mercy, O thou Son of David!”Stanza 3, Line 1
Oh! that all the blind but knew him,“Mercy, O thou Son of David!”Stanza 3, Line 5
Once a sinner near despairNay, I cannot let thee go,Stanza 4, Line 1
The earth shall soon dissolve like snow,Amazing grace! (how sweet the sound)Stanza 6, Line 1
The Lord has promis’d good to me,Amazing grace! (how sweet the sound)Stanza 4, Line 1
The midsummer-sun shines but dim,How tedious and tasteless the hours,Stanza 1, Line 5
Thou didst once a wretch behold,Nay, I cannot let thee go,Stanza 3, Line 1
Thou hast help'd in ev'ry need,Nay, I cannot let thee go,Stanza 6, Line 1
Thro’ many dangers, toils and snares,Amazing grace! (how sweet the sound)Stanza 3, Line 1
Thus may we abide in unionMay the grace of Christ our Saviour,Stanza 1, Line 5
Weak is the effort of my heart,How sweet the name of Jesus soundsStanza 6, Line 1
While bless'd with a sense of his love,How tedious and tasteless the hours,Stanza 3, Line 5
Yes, when this flesh and heart shall fail,Amazing grace! (how sweet the sound)Stanza 5, Line 1

Perronet, Edward
All hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;All hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 1, Line 1
Crown Him, ye martyrs of your God,All hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 4, Line 1
Crown Him, ye morning stars of light,All hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 3, Line 1
Hail Him, ye heirs of David’s line,All hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 6, Line 1
Let every tribe and every tongueAll hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 8, Line 1
Let highborn seraphs tune the lyre,All hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 2, Line 1
Sinners! whose love can ne’er forgetAll hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 7, Line 1
Ye seed of Israel’s chosen race,All hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 5, Line 1

Rippon, John
O that, with yonder sacred throng,All hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 9, Line 1
Sinner, O why so thoughtless grownSinner, O why so thoughtless grownStanza 1, Line 1
Stay, sinner, on the gospel plains,Sinner, O why so thoughtless grownStanza 3, Line 1
Wilt thou despise eternal fate,Sinner, O why so thoughtless grownStanza 2, Line 1

Robins, Gurdon
A land upon whose blissful shoreThere is a land mine eye hath seen,Stanza 2, Line 1
Its skies are not like earthly skies,There is a land mine eye hath seen,Stanza 3, Line 1
There is a land mine eye hath seen,There is a land mine eye hath seen,Stanza 1, Line 1
There sweeps no desolating windThere is a land mine eye hath seen,Stanza 4, Line 1

Robinson, Robert
Jesus sought me, when a Stranger,Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Stanza 2, Line 5
Come, my Lord, no longer tarry,Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Stanza 4, Line 5
Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Stanza 1, Line 1
Here I raise my Eben-ezer,Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Stanza 2, Line 1
O that Day when freed from Sinning,Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Stanza 4, Line 1
O! to Grace how great a Debtor,Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Stanza 3, Line 1
Prone to wander, Lord, I feel it,Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Stanza 3, Line 5
Teach me some melodious Sonnet,Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Stanza 1, Line 5

Rountree, Dennis Wilson
Farewell, dear parents, I must go,Farewell, dear parents, I must go,Stanza 1, Line 1
I know that you all wanted me,Farewell, dear parents, I must go,Stanza 3, Line 1
I’ll say farewell to one and all,Farewell, dear parents, I must go,Stanza 4, Line 1
Oh! do not weep, dear friends, for me,Farewell, dear parents, I must go,Chorus, Line 1
Sister, I know that you’ll miss me,Farewell, dear parents, I must go,Stanza 2, Line 1

Seagrave, Robert
Cease, ye Pilgrims, cease to mourn,RISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,Stanza 4, Line 1
EARTH, and Sun, and Stars decay,EARTH, and Sun, and Stars decay,Stanza 1, Line 1
Fly me Riches, fly me Cares,RISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,Stanza 3, Line 1
Glad we hail the stable Reign,EARTH, and Sun, and Stars decay,Stanza 3, Line 1
Not a Tittle of thy Word,EARTH, and Sun, and Stars decay,Stanza 2, Line 1
Pilgrims fix not here their Home;RISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,Stanza 3, Line 5
RISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,RISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,Stanza 1, Line 1
Rivers to the Ocean run,RISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,Stanza 2, Line 1
So my Soul deriv'd from God,RISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,Stanza 2, Line 5
Sun and Moon, and Stars decay,RISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,Stanza 1, Line 5
Yet a season and you knowRISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,Stanza 4, Line 5

Shirley, Walter
Here I’ll sit, for ever viewingSweet the moments, rich in blessing,Stanza 1, Line 5
Here it is I find my heaven,Sweet the moments, rich in blessing,Stanza 3, Line 5
Love and grief my heart dividing,Sweet the moments, rich in blessing,Stanza 4, Line 1
May I still enjoy this feeling,Sweet the moments, rich in blessing,Stanza 4, Line 5
Sweet the moments, rich in blessing,Sweet the moments, rich in blessing,Stanza 1, Line 1
Truly blessed is this station,Sweet the moments, rich in blessing,Stanza 3, Line 1

Smith, Joshua
Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 1, Line 1
But still I find my heart’s inclin’d,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 3, Line 1
I leave you all both great and small,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 4, Line 1
I long to go, so farewell woe,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 8, Line 1
I trust you’ll pray both night and day,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 5, Line 1
If I’m call’d home while I am gone,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 7, Line 1
If you go first, amen you must,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 6, Line 1
O may we meet and be complete,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 9, Line 1
Your love to me has run most free,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 2, Line 1

Steele, Anne
Can reason’s dictates be obey’d?So fades the lovely blooming flow’r,Stanza 4, Line 1
Her pow’rful aid supports the soul,So fades the lovely blooming flow’r,Stanza 5, Line 1
Is there no kind, no lenient art,So fades the lovely blooming flow’r,Stanza 3, Line 1
So fades the lovely blooming flow’r,So fades the lovely blooming flow’r,Stanza 1, Line 1
The promise guides her ardent flight,So fades the lovely blooming flow’r,Stanza 7, Line 1
Then gentle patience smiles on pain,So fades the lovely blooming flow’r,Stanza 6, Line 1
To certain trouble we are born,So fades the lovely blooming flow’r,Stanza 2, Line 1

Stennett, Samuel
“Amid the glories of that world,As on the cross the Saviour hung,Stanza 5, Line 1
“Jesus, thou Son and heir of heaven,As on the cross the Saviour hung,Stanza 3, Line 1
“Yet quickly from these scenes of woeAs on the cross the Saviour hung,Stanza 4, Line 1
All o’er those wide extended plainsOn Jordan’s stormy banks I stand,Stanza 4, Line 1
As on the cross the Saviour hung,As on the cross the Saviour hung,Stanza 1, Line 1
Fill’d with delight, my raptur’d soulOn Jordan’s stormy banks I stand,Stanza 7, Line 1
His crimes with inward grief and shame,As on the cross the Saviour hung,Stanza 2, Line 1
His prayer the dying Jesus hears,As on the cross the Saviour hung,Stanza 6, Line 1
No chilling winds, or pois’nous breathOn Jordan’s stormy banks I stand,Stanza 5, Line 1
O the transporting, rapturous scene,On Jordan’s stormy banks I stand,Stanza 2, Line 1
On Jordan’s stormy banks I stand,On Jordan’s stormy banks I stand,Stanza 1, Line 1
There generous fruits that never fail,On Jordan’s stormy banks I stand,Stanza 3, Line 1
When shall I reach that happy place,On Jordan’s stormy banks I stand,Stanza 6, Line 1

Tillou, W. C.
Encircled in light, and with glory enshrouded,How sweet to reflect on those joys that await me,Stanza 1, Line 5
How sweet to reflect on those joys that await me,How sweet to reflect on those joys that await me,Stanza 1, Line 1
Then hail, blessed state! Hail, ye songsters of glory!How sweet to reflect on those joys that await me,Stanza 3, Line 1
Then songs to the Lamb shall re-echo through heaven,How sweet to reflect on those joys that await me,Stanza 2, Line 5
Though ’prison’d in earth, yet by anticipation,How sweet to reflect on those joys that await me,Stanza 3, Line 5
While angelic legions, with harps tuned celestial,How sweet to reflect on those joys that await me,Stanza 2, Line 1

Trivett, Edward
’Tis my Desire baptiz’d to be,’Tis my Desire with God to walk,Stanza 3, Line 1
’Tis my Desire to serve the Lord,’Tis my Desire with God to walk,Stanza 2, Line 1
’Tis my Desire with God to walk,’Tis my Desire with God to walk,Stanza 1, Line 1
If Sin entice, I’ll not consent;’Tis my Desire with God to walk,Stanza 4, Line 1
In Infancy, sprinkled was I,’Tis my Desire with God to walk,Stanza 5, Line 1
To own my Works I dare not trust,’Tis my Desire with God to walk,Stanza 6, Line 1

Watts, Isaac
[A thousand of our years amountThro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Stanza 4, Line 1
[Our age to seventy years is set;Thro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Stanza 6, Line 1
[Our Life is ever on the Wing,Time! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 3, Line 1
[The present Moments just appear,Time! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 2, Line 1
[This mortal life decays apace,GOD of my life, look gently down,Stanza 5, Line 1
[Where Pleasure rolls its living Flood,My Soul forsakes her vain Delight,Stanza 4, Line 1
’Tis he supports my mortal frame;Once more, my soul, the rising dayStanza 3, Line 1
“Deny thyself, and take thy Cross;”Broad is the Road that leads to Death,Stanza 2, Line 1
“His own soft Hand shall wipe the TearsLo, what a glorious Sight appearsStanza 5, Line 1
“The GOD of Glory down to MenLo, what a glorious Sight appearsStanza 4, Line 1
“Worthy the Lamb that dy’d,” they cry,Come let us join our cheerful SongsStanza 2, Line 1
A broken heart, my God, my King,O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,Stanza 5, Line 1
A thousand wretched souls are fledOnce more, my soul, the rising dayStanza 5, Line 1
Am I a Soldier of the Cross,Am I a Soldier of the Cross,Stanza 1, Line 1
And shall the sons of earth and dustWill God for ever cast us off?Stanza 15, Line 1
And still to heighten our distress,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 7, Line 1
Are there no Foes for me to face?Am I a Soldier of the Cross,Stanza 3, Line 1
Arise, my Soul, from deep Distress,O That I knew the secret Place,Stanza 6, Line 1
Attending Angels shout for Joy,Lo, what a glorious Sight appearsStanza 3, Line 1
Awake and mourn, ye Heirs of Hell;Death! ’tis a melancholy DayStanza 3, Line 1
Break off your Tears, ye Saints, and tellHe dies, the Heav’nly Lover dies,Stanza 5, Line 1
Broad is the Road that leads to Death,Broad is the Road that leads to Death,Stanza 1, Line 1
Bury’d in Sorrow and in Sin,Salvation! O, the joyful Sound;Stanza 2, Line 1
But ah! how soon my Joys decay!Time! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 7, Line 1
But I shall share a glorious partSweet is the work, my God, my king,Stanza 5, Line 1
But if my life be spar'd a whileGOD of my life, look gently down,Stanza 7, Line 1
But if your ears refuseCome, sound his praise abroad,Stanza 5, Line 1
But man, weak man, is born to die,Thro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Stanza 3, Line 1
But O how oft thy wrath appears,Thro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Stanza 7, Line 1
But thy compassions, Lord,My soul, repeat his praiseStanza 8, Line 1
But tim’rous Mortals start and shrink,There is a Land of pure Delight,Stanza 4, Line 1
But to thy house will I resort,Lord, in the morning thou shalt hearStanza 4, Line 1
Canst thou for ever fit and hearWill God for ever cast us off?Stanza 10, Line 1
Chearful I feast on heav'nly Fruit,Time! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 6, Line 1
Come let us join our cheerful SongsCome let us join our cheerful SongsStanza 1, Line 1
Come Saints, and drop a Tear or twoHe dies, the Heav’nly Lover dies,Stanza 2, Line 1
Come, sound his praise abroad,Come, sound his praise abroad,Stanza 1, Line 1
Come, we that love the LORD,Come, we that love the LORD,Stanza 1, Line 1
Come, worship at his throne,Come, sound his praise abroad,Stanza 3, Line 1
Could we but climb where Moses stood,There is a Land of pure Delight,Stanza 6, Line 1
Create my nature pure within,O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,Stanza 2, Line 1
Crush'd as a moth beneath thy hand,GOD of my life, look gently down,Stanza 4, Line 1
Dear God, let all my hours be thine,Once more, my soul, the rising dayStanza 6, Line 1
Death! ’tis a melancholy DayDeath! ’tis a melancholy DayStanza 1, Line 1
Death, like an overflowing stream,Thro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Stanza 5, Line 1
Diseases are thy servants, Lord,GOD of my life, look gently down,Stanza 2, Line 1
False are the men in high degree,My spirit looks to God alone;Stanza 3, Line 1
Far as thy name is knownFar as thy name is knownStanza 1, Line 1
Firm as his Throne his Promise stands,I’m not asham’d to own my LORD,Stanza 3, Line 1
Fools never raise their thoughts so high;Sweet is the work, my God, my king,Stanza 4, Line 1
For sovereign pow’r reigns not alone.My spirit looks to God alone;Stanza 6, Line 1
From the third Heav’n, where GOD relies,Lo, what a glorious Sight appearsStanza 2, Line 1
GOD of my life, look gently down,GOD of my life, look gently down,Stanza 1, Line 1
God will not always chide;My soul, repeat his praiseStanza 2, Line 1
Had I the Pinions of a Dove,My Soul forsakes her vain Delight,Stanza 6, Line 1
Hath not thy pow’r form’d ev’ry coast,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 14, Line 1
He dies, the Heav’nly Lover dies,He dies, the Heav’nly Lover dies,Stanza 1, Line 1
He form’d the deeps unknown;Come, sound his praise abroad,Stanza 2, Line 1
He gives the grazing ox his meat,With songs and honours sounding loudStanza 3, Line 1
He is a GOD of sov’reign Love,Death! ’tis a melancholy DayStanza 5, Line 1
He knows we are but dust,My soul, repeat his praiseStanza 6, Line 1
He knows what Arguments I’d take,O That I knew the secret Place,Stanza 4, Line 1
He sends his show’rs of blessing downWith songs and honours sounding loudStanza 2, Line 1
He sends his word and melts the snow,With songs and honours sounding loudStanza 7, Line 1
Here’s Love and Grief beyond degree,He dies, the Heav’nly Lover dies,Stanza 3, Line 1
High as the heav’ns are rais’dMy soul, repeat his praiseStanza 3, Line 1
His hoary frost, his fleecy snow,With songs and honours sounding loudStanza 5, Line 1
His pow’r subdues our sins,My soul, repeat his praiseStanza 4, Line 1
His steady counsels change the faceWith songs and honours sounding loudStanza 4, Line 1
Hosanna to the KingSee what a living StoneStanza 5, Line 1
How are the seats of worship broke!Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 5, Line 1
How decent and how wise!Far as thy name is knownStanza 5, Line 1
How long, dear Saviour, O how long!Lo, what a glorious Sight appearsStanza 6, Line 1
How long, eternal God, how long,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 9, Line 1
I cannot live without thy light,O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,Stanza 3, Line 1
I’d say, “How Flesh and Sense rebel!O That I knew the secret Place,Stanza 3, Line 1
I’d tell him how my Sins arise,O That I knew the secret Place,Stanza 2, Line 1
I’m not asham’d to own my LORD,I’m not asham’d to own my LORD,Stanza 1, Line 1
I'm but a sojourner below,GOD of my life, look gently down,Stanza 6, Line 1
In Isra’l stood his antient throne,O for a shout of sacred joyStanza 5, Line 1
In vain to Heav’n she lifts her Eyes;Death! ’tis a melancholy DayStanza 2, Line 1
Is not the world of nature thine,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 13, Line 1
Jesus can make a dying BedWhy should we start, and fear to die?Stanza 4, Line 1
Jesus is worthy to receiveCome let us join our cheerful SongsStanza 3, Line 1
Jesus our God ascends on high;O for a shout of sacred joyStanza 2, Line 1
JESUS, my GOD! I know his Name,I’m not asham’d to own my LORD,Stanza 2, Line 1
Let all that dwell above the Sky,Come let us join our cheerful SongsStanza 4, Line 1
Let Cares like a wild Deluge come,When I can read my Title clearStanza 3, Line 1
Let strangers walk aroundFar as thy name is knownStanza 3, Line 1
Let those refuse to singCome, we that love the LORD,Stanza 3, Line 1
Life is the Hour that God hath giv’n;Life is the Time to serve the LORD,Stanza 2, Line 1
Life is the Time to serve the LORD,Life is the Time to serve the LORD,Stanza 1, Line 1
Lift up thy feet, and march in haste,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 3, Line 1
Lo, what a glorious Sight appearsLo, what a glorious Sight appearsStanza 1, Line 1
Long hadst thou reign’d e’er time began,Thro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Stanza 2, Line 1
Lord, crush the serpent in the dust,Lord, in the morning thou shalt hearStanza 7, Line 1
Lord, in the morning thou shalt hearLord, in the morning thou shalt hearStanza 1, Line 1
LORD, let not all my Hopes be vain;Broad is the Road that leads to Death,Stanza 4, Line 1
Make not increasing gold your trust,My spirit looks to God alone;Stanza 4, Line 1
Must I be carry’d to the SkiesAm I a Soldier of the Cross,Stanza 2, Line 1
My crimes are great, but not surpassShew pity, Lord, O Lord, forgive,Stanza 2, Line 1
My God will pity my Complaints,O That I knew the secret Place,Stanza 5, Line 1
My heart shall triumph in my Lord,Sweet is the work, my God, my king,Stanza 3, Line 1
My lips with shame my sins confessShew pity, Lord, O Lord, forgive,Stanza 4, Line 1
My Soul forsakes her vain Delight,My Soul forsakes her vain Delight,Stanza 1, Line 1
My soul lyes humbled in the dust,O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,Stanza 6, Line 1
My soul, repeat his praiseMy soul, repeat his praiseStanza 1, Line 1
My spirit looks to God alone;My spirit looks to God alone;Stanza 1, Line 1
My watchful enemies combineLord, in the morning thou shalt hearStanza 6, Line 1
Night unto night his name repeats,Once more, my soul, the rising dayStanza 2, Line 1
No longer will I ask your Love,My Soul forsakes her vain Delight,Stanza 2, Line 1
No prophet speaks to calm our woes,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 8, Line 1
O for a shout of sacred joyO for a shout of sacred joyStanza 1, Line 1
O may thy love inspire my tongue!O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,Stanza 8, Line 1
O may thy Spirit guide my feetLord, in the morning thou shalt hearStanza 5, Line 1
O That I knew the secret Place,O That I knew the secret Place,Stanza 1, Line 1
O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,Stanza 1, Line 1
O wash my soul from every sin,Shew pity, Lord, O Lord, forgive,Stanza 3, Line 1
O! Could we make our Doubts remove,There is a Land of pure Delight,Stanza 5, Line 1
O! If my LORD would come and meet,Why should we start, and fear to die?Stanza 3, Line 1
On a poor worm thy pow’r might tread,Once more, my soul, the rising dayStanza 4, Line 1
Once has his awful voice declar’d,My spirit looks to God alone;Stanza 5, Line 1
Once more, my soul, the rising dayOnce more, my soul, the rising dayStanza 1, Line 1
Our days are as the grass,My soul, repeat his praiseStanza 7, Line 1
Our foes would triumph in our blood,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 17, Line 1
Prepare me, LORD, for thy right Hand;Death! ’tis a melancholy DayStanza 6, Line 1
Rehearse his praise with awe profound,O for a shout of sacred joyStanza 4, Line 1
Salvation! let the Echo flySalvation! O, the joyful Sound;Stanza 3, Line 1
Salvation! O, the joyful Sound;Salvation! O, the joyful Sound;Stanza 1, Line 1
Say, Live for ever wondrous King!He dies, the Heav’nly Lover dies,Stanza 6, Line 1
See how the Pit gapes wide for you,Death! ’tis a melancholy DayStanza 4, Line 1
See what a living StoneSee what a living StoneStanza 1, Line 1
Shew pity, Lord, O Lord, forgive,Shew pity, Lord, O Lord, forgive,Stanza 1, Line 1
Should Earth against my Soul engage,When I can read my Title clearStanza 2, Line 1
Should sudden veng’ance seize my breath,Shew pity, Lord, O Lord, forgive,Stanza 5, Line 1
Sin (my worst enemy before)Sweet is the work, my God, my king,Stanza 6, Line 1
Sure I must fight if I would reign:Am I a Soldier of the Cross,Stanza 4, Line 1
Sweet Fields beyond the swelling Flood,There is a Land of pure Delight,Stanza 3, Line 1
Sweet is the day of sacred rest,Sweet is the work, my God, my king,Stanza 2, Line 1
Sweet is the work, my God, my king,Sweet is the work, my God, my king,Stanza 1, Line 1
Teach us, O Lord, how frail is man;Thro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Stanza 8, Line 1
Th' Almighty Ruler of the Sphere,My Soul forsakes her vain Delight,Stanza 5, Line 1
The British islands are the Lord’s,O for a shout of sacred joyStanza 6, Line 1
The changing wind, the flying cloud,With songs and honours sounding loudStanza 8, Line 1
The fearful Soul, that tires and faints,Broad is the Road that leads to Death,Stanza 3, Line 1
The GOD that rules on high,Come, we that love the LORD,Stanza 4, Line 1
The God we worship nowFar as thy name is knownStanza 6, Line 1
The Hill of Zion yieldsCome, we that love the LORD,Stanza 9, Line 1
The Living know that they must die;Life is the Time to serve the LORD,Stanza 3, Line 1
The Lord in veng’ance drestCome, sound his praise abroad,Stanza 6, Line 1
The Men of Grace have foundCome, we that love the LORD,Stanza 8, Line 1
The men that love and fear thy nameLord, in the morning thou shalt hearStanza 8, Line 1
The orders of thy house,Far as thy name is knownStanza 4, Line 1
The Pains, the Groans, and dying Strife,Why should we start, and fear to die?Stanza 2, Line 1
The pity of the LordMy soul, repeat his praiseStanza 5, Line 1
The rising God forsakes the Tomb,He dies, the Heav’nly Lover dies,Stanza 4, Line 1
The scribe and angry priestSee what a living StoneStanza 2, Line 1
The Sorrows of the MindCome, we that love the LORD,Stanza 2, Line 1
The whole Creation join in one,Come let us join our cheerful SongsStanza 5, Line 1
The work, O Lord, is thine,See what a living StoneStanza 3, Line 1
Their Hatred and their Love is lost,Life is the Time to serve the LORD,Stanza 4, Line 1
Then let our Songs abound,Come, we that love the LORD,Stanza 10, Line 1
Then shall I see, and hear, and knowSweet is the work, my God, my king,Stanza 7, Line 1
Then what my Thoughts design to do,Life is the Time to serve the LORD,Stanza 5, Line 1
Then will he own my worthless NameI’m not asham’d to own my LORD,Stanza 4, Line 1
Then will I teach the world thy ways;O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,Stanza 7, Line 1
There are no Acts of Pardon pastLife is the Time to serve the LORD,Stanza 6, Line 1
There everlasting Spring abides,There is a Land of pure Delight,Stanza 2, Line 1
There is a Land of pure Delight,There is a Land of pure Delight,Stanza 1, Line 1
There shall I bathe my weary SoulWhen I can read my Title clearStanza 4, Line 1
There shall we see his Face,Come, we that love the LORD,Stanza 6, Line 1
There's nothing round this spacious EarthMy Soul forsakes her vain Delight,Stanza 3, Line 1
Think of the tribes so dearly boughtWill God for ever cast us off?Stanza 2, Line 1
Think on the cov’nant thou hast made,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 16, Line 1
This awful GOD is ours;Come, we that love the LORD,Stanza 5, Line 1
This is the glorious daySee what a living StoneStanza 4, Line 1
Tho’ I have griev’d thy Spirit, Lord,O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,Stanza 4, Line 1
Thou art a God, before whose sightLord, in the morning thou shalt hearStanza 3, Line 1
Thou didst divide the raging seaWill God for ever cast us off?Stanza 12, Line 1
Thro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Thro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Stanza 1, Line 1
Thy Saints in all this glorious WarAm I a Soldier of the Cross,Stanza 5, Line 1
Time! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Time! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 1, Line 1
To-day attend his voice,Come, sound his praise abroad,Stanza 4, Line 1
Trust him, ye saints, in all your ways,My spirit looks to God alone;Stanza 2, Line 1
Up to the Fields above the Skies,Time! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 9, Line 1
Up to the hills where Christ is gone,Lord, in the morning thou shalt hearStanza 2, Line 1
We bless thine holy wordSee what a living StoneStanza 6, Line 1
What strange deliv’rance hast thou shownWill God for ever cast us off?Stanza 11, Line 1
When from his dreadful stores on highWith songs and honours sounding loudStanza 6, Line 1
When I can read my Title clearWhen I can read my Title clearStanza 1, Line 1
When shall the Time, dear JESUS, whenTime! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 8, Line 1
When that illustrious Day shall rise,Am I a Soldier of the Cross,Stanza 6, Line 1
Where once thy churches pray’d and sang,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 4, Line 1
While angels shout and praise their King,O for a shout of sacred joyStanza 3, Line 1
White Lilies all around appear,Time! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 5, Line 1
Why should we start, and fear to die?Why should we start, and fear to die?Stanza 1, Line 1
Will God for ever cast us off?Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 1, Line 1
With flames they threaten to destroyWill God for ever cast us off?Stanza 6, Line 1
With joy let Judah standFar as thy name is knownStanza 2, Line 1
With songs and honours sounding loudWith songs and honours sounding loudStanza 1, Line 1
Yes, and before we riseCome, we that love the LORD,Stanza 7, Line 1
Yet may I plead with humble cries,GOD of my life, look gently down,Stanza 3, Line 1
Yet save a trembling sinner Lord,Shew pity, Lord, O Lord, forgive,Stanza 6, Line 1
Yet, mighty GOD! our fleeting DaysTime! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 4, Line 1

Wesley, Charles
A country far from mortal sight;How happy every child of graceStanza 1, Line 5
A land of deepest shade,And am I born to die?Stanza 1, Line 5
A stranger in the world below,How happy every child of graceStanza 2, Line 1
A taste of thy tormenting fearsThou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 2, Line 1
Adam’s likeness, Lord, efface,Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 9, Line 1
And am I born to die?And am I born to die?Stanza 1, Line 1
Awake from guilty nature's sleep,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 17, Line 1
Blow ye the trumpet blow,Blow ye the trumpet blow,Stanza 1, Line 1
Breathe, O breathe thy loving Spirit,Love divine, all loves excelling,Stanza 2, Line 1
Chang’d from glory into glory,Love divine, all loves excelling,Stanza 4, Line 5
Christ, by highest heav’n ador’d,Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 3, Line 1
Come, Almighty to deliver,Love divine, all loves excelling,Stanza 3, Line 1
Come, desire of nations, come,Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 7, Line 1
Extol the Lamb of God,Blow ye the trumpet blow,Stanza 3, Line 1
Father, if I may call thee so,Thou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 3, Line 1
Finish then thy new creation,Love divine, all loves excelling,Stanza 4, Line 1
Glory to God, and praise, and loveGlory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 1, Line 1
Hail the heav’nly Prince of Peace!Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 5, Line 1
Hark how all the welkin ringsHark how all the welkin ringsStanza 1, Line 1
Harlots, and publicans, and thievesGlory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 15, Line 1
He breaks the power of cancell'd sin,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 10, Line 1
He speaks; and listening to his voice,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 11, Line 1
Hear him ye deaf, his praise ye dumbGlory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 12, Line 1
How happy every child of graceHow happy every child of graceStanza 1, Line 1
How shall I leave my tomb?And am I born to die?Stanza 3, Line 1
I arm me with his mortal pain,Thou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 5, Line 5
I deprecate that death alone,Thou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 4, Line 5
I felt my Lord's atoning bloodGlory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 5, Line 1
I found, and own'd his promise true,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 6, Line 1
I must from God be driven,And am I born to die?Stanza 4, Line 5
I tremble, left the wrath divineThou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 3, Line 5
In Jesu’s name and Spirit IThou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 5, Line 1
In rapturous awe on him to gazeHow happy every child of graceStanza 8, Line 5
Its evils in a moment end,How happy every child of graceStanza 2, Line 5
Jesu, Thou art all compassion,Love divine, all loves excelling,Stanza 1, Line 5
Jesus the name that charms our fears,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 9, Line 1
Jesus, our great High-priest,Blow ye the trumpet blow,Stanza 2, Line 1
Joyful all ye nations rise,Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 2, Line 1
Let us thee, tho’ lost, regain,Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 10, Line 1
Look unto him, ye nations, ownGlory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 13, Line 1
Love divine, all loves excelling,Love divine, all loves excelling,Stanza 1, Line 1
Mild he lays his glory by,Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 6, Line 1
Murtherers, and all ye hellish crew,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 16, Line 1
My gracious Master, and my God,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 8, Line 1
Now display thy saving pow’r,Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 8, Line 1
Now on the brink of death we stand,How happy every child of graceStanza 5, Line 5
O for a thousand tongues to singGlory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 7, Line 1
O Thou that would’st not haveAnd am I born to die?Stanza 5, Line 1
O what a blessed hope is ours!How happy every child of graceStanza 7, Line 1
O would he more of heaven bestow,How happy every child of graceStanza 8, Line 1
On this glad day the glorious SunGlory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 2, Line 1
See all your sins on Jesus laid;Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 14, Line 1
Shall angel-bands conveyAnd am I born to die?Stanza 3, Line 5
Shall I regret my parted friendsHow happy every child of graceStanza 4, Line 5
Show me the way to shunAnd am I born to die?Stanza 5, Line 5
So shall I love my God,And am I born to die?Stanza 6, Line 5
Soon as from earth I go,And am I born to die?Stanza 2, Line 1
Sudden expir'd the legal strife,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 3, Line 1
Take away our power of sinning,Love divine, all loves excelling,Stanza 2, Line 5
The gospel-trumpet hear,Blow ye the trumpet blow,Stanza 6, Line 1
The race we all are running now,How happy every child of graceStanza 5, Line 1
Thee we would be always blessing,Love divine, all loves excelling,Stanza 3, Line 5
Then let me suddenly remove,How happy every child of graceStanza 6, Line 1
Then with my heart I first believ'd,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 4, Line 1
There my exalted Saviour stands,How happy every child of graceStanza 3, Line 5
There we in Jesus’ praise shall join,How happy every child of graceStanza 6, Line 5
Thou art thyself the way:And am I born to die?Stanza 6, Line 1
Thou Man of griefs, remember me,Thou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 1, Line 1
To that Jerusalem aboveHow happy every child of graceStanza 3, Line 1
To thee my last distress I bring;Thou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 4, Line 1
Unite my sorrows to thine own,Thou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 2, Line 5
Veil’d in flesh, the Godhead see,Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 4, Line 1
Wak’d by the trumpet’s soundAnd am I born to die?Stanza 2, Line 5
We feel THE RESURRECTION near,How happy every child of graceStanza 7, Line 5
What is there here to court my stay,How happy every child of graceStanza 4, Line 1
When wrestling in the strength of prayerThou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 1, Line 5
Who can resolve the doubtAnd am I born to die?Stanza 4, Line 1
With me, your chief, you then shall know,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 18, Line 1
Ye slaves of sin, and hellBlow ye the trumpet blow,Stanza 4, Line 1
Ye who have sold for noughtBlow ye the trumpet blow,Stanza 5, Line 1

Williams, William
A oes neb o’m holl gyfeillion,O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 2, Line 1
A ydyw cyfailll ddim ond hynny?O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 2, Line 5
Awn tàn ganu tros y moroedd,O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 5, Line 5
Bellach minau’n ëon deuaf,O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 4, Line 1
Blinais ar afonydd Babel,O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 6, Line 1
Gad y wawr fod o fy wyneb,O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 1, Line 5
Ni does neb o dan yr wybr,O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 4, Line 5
O foreu-ddydd y briodas,O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 5, Line 1
O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 1, Line 1
O ynfydrwydd! O ffolineb!O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 3, Line 1
Tyr’d a ni yn dorf gariadus,O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 6, Line 5
Y mae’r byd yn myned heibioO Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 3, Line 5

Books as Poetry Sources

Below are the names of books listed in The Sacred Harp (Denson and Cooper Editions) as poetry sources. Poets are listed above.

Purify’s Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs
’Tis my desire above the rest,’TIS my desire with God to walk,Stanza 8, Line 1
’Tis my desire around thy board,’TIS my desire with God to walk,Stanza 3, Line 1
’Tis my desire baptis’d to be,’TIS my desire with God to walk,Stanza 2, Line 1
’Tis my desire to bear the cross,’TIS my desire with God to walk,Stanza 5, Line 1
’Tis my desire to flee from sin,’TIS my desire with God to walk,Stanza 6, Line 1
’Tis my desire to watch and pray,’TIS my desire with God to walk,Stanza 7, Line 1
’TIS my desire with God to walk,’TIS my desire with God to walk,Stanza 1, Line 1
’Tis my desire with saints to meet,’TIS my desire with God to walk,Stanza 4, Line 1

Christian Harmony
Had I heart to hold its pleasure,Sweet the moments, rich in blessing,Stanza 2, Line 1
Nothing else could quite so charm me,Sweet the moments, rich in blessing,Stanza 2, Line 5

Hesperian Harp
But O, the sad and awful stateDear people, we have met to-day,Stanza 1, Line 5
Dear people, we have met to-day,Dear people, we have met to-day,Stanza 1, Line 1
Good Lord, what groans! what shrieks! what criesDear people, we have met to-day,Stanza 4, Line 5
O parents, take a solemn viewDear people, we have met to-day,Stanza 3, Line 1
O, how will parents tremble there,Dear people, we have met to-day,Stanza 3, Line 5
The aged sinner will not turn—Dear people, we have met to-day,Stanza 2, Line 5
The heedless youth, in all their prime,Dear people, we have met to-day,Stanza 2, Line 1
When Christ the Lord shall come again,Dear people, we have met to-day,Stanza 4, Line 1

Southern Harmony
Brethren, join your cries to help themBrethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 5, Line 5
Is there here a trembling jailer,Brethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 5, Line 1

The Christians Duty
Amen! Amen! my Soul replies,The Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 9, Line 1
But when we come to reign above,The Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 7, Line 1
Come brethren, you that love the Lord,The Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 5, Line 1
I feel that Heav’n is now begun,The Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 6, Line 1
O that this dry and barren GroundThe Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 2, Line 1
The glorious Time is rolling on,The Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 3, Line 1
The Lord into his Garden come,The Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 1, Line 1
The worst of Sinners here may findThe Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 4, Line 1
Tis there we’ll Reign, and Shout, and Sing,The Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 8, Line 1

The Lexington Collection
Beware of pleasure’s syren song,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 4, Line 1
But now your thoughts delight to sour,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 5, Line 5
But Oh! I see among the rest,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 8, Line 1
Did you not dread that hast’ning day,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 5, Line 1
Is folly’s ways, the ways of peace,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 3, Line 1
No sin or pain shall venture nigh,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 6, Line 5
Oh! come young soldiers, count the cost,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 2, Line 1
Oh! have ye ventur’d to the field?Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 1, Line 5
Oh! now upon the peaceful shore,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 9, Line 5
Oh! what contentment did you find,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 4, Line 5
Oh! who are those I now behold,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 8, Line 5
Say, do you envy those who stray,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 3, Line 5
Say, now ye lovely social band,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 1, Line 1
Shall sin entice you back again,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 2, Line 5
There on the hill of sweet repose,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 6, Line 1
There see the glorious hosts on wing,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 7, Line 1
There sits the Saviour on his throne,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 7, Line 5
Yes, now we know from whence this throng,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 9, Line 1

The Organ
I would see Jesus when the flow'rsI would see Jesus when the flow'rsStanza 1, Line 1
When friends I cherish most are near,I would see Jesus when the flow'rsStanza 1, Line 5

The Religious Telescope
’Tis the cold grave where silence reigns,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 25, Line 1
A while before this damsel died,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 3, Line 1
Around my head how angels shine,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 19, Line 1
At this she closed her eyes in death,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 23, Line 1
Before Jehovah’s burning bar,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 5, Line 1
Before the golden bowl is broke,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 10, Line 1
By faith I see the distant shore,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 12, Line 1
Come Sister Anna, take your leave,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 18, Line 1
Her honor’d mother she address’d,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 8, Line 1
Her weeping brother she address’d,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 14, Line 1
I hope you’ll meet me far above,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 22, Line 1
I see no pleasure here on earth,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 11, Line 1
If not, he’ll send you down to hell,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 15, Line 1
Life is the time to seek his face,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 16, Line 1
My body here must slumbering lie,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 21, Line 1
Now give yourselves up to his trust,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 17, Line 1
Oh! now my immortal soul shall rise,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 20, Line 1
Prepare yourself, O mother dear,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 13, Line 1
She call’d her father to her bed,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 4, Line 1
This lesson she has left for you,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 2, Line 1
To balls and plays you’d let me go,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 6, Line 1
While friends and kindred weep around,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 24, Line 1
Young ladies all attention give,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 1, Line 1
Your aged years have roll’d away,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 9, Line 1
Your head is blossom’d for the grave.Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 7, Line 1

The Sacred Harp, Revised and Improved
By faith I see His bleeding side,I see One hanging on the tree,Stanza 4, Line 1
Calvary, Calvary,I see One hanging on the tree,Chorus, Line 1
I love to think of Calvary,I see One hanging on the tree,Stanza 2, Line 1
I see One hanging on the tree,I see One hanging on the tree,Stanza 1, Line 1
To-day He pleads His wounded side,I see One hanging on the tree,Stanza 3, Line 1

The Sacred Harp
Adieu, ye proud, ye light and gay,Well may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 4, Line 5
And has religion left the churchWell may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 4, Line 1
Her pastors love to live at ease,Well may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 2, Line 1
Her private members walk no moreWell may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 3, Line 1
Her sails are spread, see how swiftly she moves,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 6, Line 1
If I arrive there thenbefore you do,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 9, Line 1
No wrecks on sand-bars or dangers attend,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 4, Line 1
Oh! the old ship of Zion, hallelu’, hallelu’,What ship is this that will take us all home,Chorus, Line 1
Once she was all alive to thee,Well may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 1, Line 5
She landed all who are gone before,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 3, Line 1
She’s waiting now for a heavenward gale,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 5, Line 1
Should you arrive there then before I do,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 8, Line 1
Some few, like good Elijah, stand,Well may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 5, Line 1
Such worthless objects they pursueWell may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 2, Line 5
The Christian name they still retainWell may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 3, Line 5
The winds may blow and the billows may foam,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 2, Line 1
Well may thy servants mourn, my God,Well may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 1, Line 1
What ship is this that will take us all home,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 1, Line 1
What will the glad Christians do when above,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 7, Line 1
With such, religion doth remain,Well may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 5, Line 5

Baltimore Collection (Hymns and Spiritual Songs, for the Use of Christians Including a Number Never Before Published)
Farewell vain world, I'm going homeO may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 5, Line 1
I soon shall hear the awful sound,O may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 7, Line 1
I soon shall pass that veil of death,O may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 6, Line 1
I'll praise him while he lends me breath,O may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 4, Line 1
I'm glad that I am born to die,O may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 3, Line 1
O may I find some humble seat,O may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 2, Line 1
O may I worthy prove to see,O may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 1, Line 1
Then shall I see my blessed God,O may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 9, Line 1
When to that blessed world I rise,O may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 8, Line 1

Battle’s Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs
Be faithful to your Saviour God,While in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 4, Line 5
But when I come to bid adieuWhile in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 1, Line 5
Farewell, my loving brethren,While in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 4, Line 1
I'm on my way to glory,While in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 2, Line 1
There sickness, pain and sorrowWhile in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 5, Line 1
There we shall meet with Jesus,While in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 5, Line 5
Though lands and rivers roll between,While in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 3, Line 5
Tis this that so constrains me,While in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 2, Line 5
While in my Master’s vineyard,While in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 3, Line 1
While in this vale of sorrow,While in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 1, Line 1

Broaddus and Broaddus’ Collection of Sacred Ballads
If Heav’n be thus far glorious, Lord,Jerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 4, Line 1
Jerusalem, my happy home,Jerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 1, Line 1
Jesus my love to glory’s gone,Jerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 6, Line 1
Millions of years around my run,Jerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 9, Line 1
My friends, I bid you all adieu,Jerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 7, Line 1
Reach down, reach down, thine arm of grace,Jerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 5, Line 1
There we shall meet and no more part,Jerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 8, Line 1
Thy garden and thy pleasant greenJerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 3, Line 1
Thy walls are made of precious stone,Jerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 2, Line 1
When we’ve been there ten thousand yearsJerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 10, Line 1

Bryan’s Songster’s Companion
Come along, come along,WHAT ship is this,Stanza 5, Line 1
Do you think she will be ableWHAT ship is this,Stanza 2, Line 1
If you get thereWHAT ship is this,Stanza 6, Line 1
Methinks her sails,WHAT ship is this,Stanza 4, Line 1
She has landed many thousands,WHAT ship is this,Stanza 3, Line 1
WHAT ship is this,WHAT ship is this,Stanza 1, Line 1

Elliott’s Sacred Lyre
And when to Jordan’s floods we are come,Our bondage here shall end by and by,Stanza 5, Line 1
Our bondage here shall end by and by,Our bondage here shall end by and by,Stanza 1, Line 1
Our Deliverer, he shall come by and by,Our bondage here shall end by and by,Stanza 2, Line 1
Then friends shall meet again who have lov’d;Our bondage here shall end by and by,Stanza 6, Line 1
Then with all the happy throng we’ll rejoice,Our bondage here shall end by and by,Stanza 7, Line 1
Tho’ Ma-rah has bitter streams, we’ll go on;Our bondage here shall end by and by,Stanza 4, Line 1
Tho’ our enemies are strong, we’ll go on,Our bondage here shall end by and by,Stanza 3, Line 1

Hall’s New Collection
Death’s iron gate our must pass through,Young people, all, attention give,Stanza 3, Line 1
Pray meditate, before too late,Young people, all, attention give,Stanza 4, Line 1
Remember you are hast’ning on,Young people, all, attention give,Stanza 2, Line 1
Will you pursue the dangerous road?Young people, all, attention give,Stanza 6, Line 1
Young man, how can you turn your face,Young people, all, attention give,Stanza 5, Line 1
Young people, all, attention give,Young people, all, attention give,Stanza 1, Line 1
Young people, all, I pray then view,Young people, all, attention give,Stanza 7, Line 1

Harrod’s Social and Camp-Meeting Songs
Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 1, Line 1
Death shall not destroy my comfort,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 2, Line 1
I’ll arise and go and meet him,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 1, Line 5
Jesus clad in dazzling splendour,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 6, Line 5
Jordan’s streams shall ne’er o’erflow me,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 2, Line 5
See the happy spirits waiting,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 3, Line 1
See, they whisper! hark! they call me,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 3, Line 5
Smiling angels now surround me,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 6, Line 1
Soon I’ll gain a full possession,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 4, Line 5
Swiftly roll, ye lingering hours!Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 5, Line 1
Worlds above are bright and glorious,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 5, Line 5
Worlds of light and crowns of glory,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 4, Line 1

Lloyd’s The Primitive Hymns
Could we but hear its little tongueTHE little babe is gone to rest,Stanza 3, Line 1
Far from a world of sin and strife,THE little babe is gone to rest,Stanza 2, Line 1
Now let us strive the prize to gain;THE little babe is gone to rest,Stanza 5, Line 1
THE little babe is gone to rest,THE little babe is gone to rest,Stanza 1, Line 1
We could not wish it back again,THE little babe is gone to rest,Stanza 4, Line 1

Mead's General Selection
A few more rolling years at most,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 5, Line 1
All glorious in Jerusalem,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 27, Line 1
And join in praise to Jesu's name,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 26, Line 1
And never end the blessed song,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 10, Line 1
And never stop till I get there,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 12, Line 1
And shout salvation to my king,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 19, Line 1
He said, I've come for thee my love,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 30, Line 1
His speaking made me laugh and cry,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 29, Line 1
Hoping thy face in heav'n to see,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 35, Line 1
I have a place for you above,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 31, Line 1
I hope to shout eternal rounds,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 20, Line 1
I little thought he'd been so nigh,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 28, Line 1
I'll bid adieu to all my woes,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 8, Line 1
I'll join with Saints that's gone before,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 3, Line 1
I'm bound fair Canaan's land to see,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 2, Line 1
It makes me happy while I sing,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 18, Line 1
It shines around with dazzling ray,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 17, Line 1
Its flaming love which has no bounds,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 21, Line 1
May I be there that sight to see,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 25, Line 1
My hand again I give to thee,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 34, Line 1
Now here's my heart and here's my hand,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 32, Line 1
O Christians we have Heav'n to-day.Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 16, Line 1
O may I always persevere,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 11, Line 1
O may my soul march boldly one,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 9, Line 1
O what a happy company,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 24, Line 1
O what a happy time it will be,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 13, Line 1
Oh! who will come and go with me,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 1, Line 1
Then this shall be my theme above,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 23, Line 1
There on the hill of sweet repose,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 7, Line 1
There we may tell our suff'rings o'er,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 15, Line 1
To meet you in that heavenly land,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 33, Line 1
When I my friends in Heav'n shall see,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 14, Line 1
When rolling years shall cease to move,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 22, Line 1
Where sins and sorrows are no more,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 4, Line 1
Will land my soul on Canaan's coast,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 6, Line 1

Mercer’s Cluster
But my complaint is bitter now,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 2, Line 5
But now I have a deeper stroke,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 1, Line 5
But now I meet them as the rest,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 3, Line 5
But now my heart’s so careless grown,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 4, Line 5
I forward go in duty’s way,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 5, Line 1
I once could mourn o’er dying men,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 4, Line 1
No: he will put his strength in me,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 6, Line 5
O That I knew the sacred place,Oh! once I had a glorious viewChorus, Line 1
O what immortal joys I felt,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 2, Line 1
Oh! once I had a glorious viewOh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 1, Line 1
On the left hand, where he doth work,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 5, Line 5
Once I could joy the saints to meet,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 3, Line 1
What shall I do?—shall I lie down,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 6, Line 1

Peak's New Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs
JESUS, grant us all a blessing,JESUS, grant us all a blessing,Stanza 1, Line 1
Jesus, pardon all our follies,JESUS, grant us all a blessing,Stanza 2, Line 1
May thy blessing, Lord, go with usJESUS, grant us all a blessing,Stanza 3, Line 1

Rippon’s Selection
’TIS religion that can give’TIS religion that can giveStanza 1, Line 1
“Even down to old age my people shall proveHow firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord,Stanza 6, Line 1
“Fear not, I am with thee, O be not dismay’d,How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord,Stanza 3, Line 1
“The soul that on Jesus has lean’d for repose,How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord,Stanza 7, Line 1
“When thro’ fiery trials thy pathways shall lie,How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord,Stanza 5, Line 1
“When thro’ the deep waters I call thee to go,How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord,Stanza 4, Line 1
After death its joys will be’TIS religion that can giveStanza 2, Line 1
How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord,How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord,Stanza 1, Line 1
In every condition, in sickness, in health,How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord,Stanza 2, Line 1

Tate & Brady’s New Version
For God the Lord enthron’d in StateO come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 3, Line 1
For he’s our God, our Shepherd he,O come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 7, Line 1
Into his Presence let us haste,O come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 2, Line 1
Let not your hard’ned Hearts renewO come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 8, Line 1
O come, loud Anthems let us sing.O come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 1, Line 1
O let us to his Courts repair,O come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 6, Line 1
The Depths of Earth are in his Hand,O come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 4, Line 1
The rowling Ocean’s vast AbyssO come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 5, Line 1
They ne’er will tread my righteous Path;O come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 11, Line 1
They, forty Years, my Patience griev’d,O come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 10, Line 1
When thro’ the Wilderness they mov’d,O come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 9, Line 1

The Sacred Harp Poet Index [Main] [Poetry Index]* [Poets] 1991 Denson Revision: [Titles] [Pages] [First Lines]* 2012 Cooper Revision: [Titles] [Pages] [First Lines]*
* Index of the First Line of Each Stanza, the Fifth Line of Eight Line Stanzas, and the First Line of the Chorus
[A], [B], [C], [D], [E], [F], [G], [H], [I], [J], [K], [L], [M], [N], [O], [P], [Q], [R], [S], [T], [U], [V], [W], [X], [Y], [Z], [Book Sources]

The Sacred Harp Poet Index


Poets

Look up names of poets in the table below. Book sources are listed at the end.

Allen, James
’Tis my fixed resolutionWhile my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 3, Line 5
Fill’d with sinner-like contrition,While my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 4, Line 5
From his pierc’d and wounded bodyWhile my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 5, Line 1
From his side, that fountain precious,While my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 5, Line 5
Happy I’m in his embraces,While my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 1, Line 5
Here I’ll sit for ever viewingWhile my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 2, Line 5
Here it is I find my heavenWhile my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 4, Line 1
May I have the spirit’s unctionWhile my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 6, Line 5
May I still enjoy this feeling,While my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 6, Line 1
Oh! how happy are the moments,While my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 2, Line 1
Really blessed is the portionWhile my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 3, Line 1
While my Jesus I’m possessing,While my Jesus I’m possessing,Stanza 1, Line 1

Askins, George
All is vain unless the SpiritBrethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 1, Line 5
Brethren here are poor backsliders,Brethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 3, Line 1
Brethren see poor sinners round youBrethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 2, Line 1
Brethren, we have met to worship,Brethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 1, Line 1
Let us love our God supremely,Brethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 6, Line 1
See our Fathers, and our mothers,Brethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 2, Line 5
Sisters will you join and help likeBrethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 4, Line 1
Tell them all about the Saviour,Brethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 4, Line 5
Then he’ll call us home to heaven,Brethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 6, Line 5
Yet the saviour offers pardon,Brethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 3, Line 5

Bathurst, William Hiley
A faith that keeps the narrow wayO for a faith that will not shrinkStanza 5, Line 1
A faith that shines more bright and clearO for a faith that will not shrinkStanza 3, Line 1
Lord, give me such a faith as this,O for a faith that will not shrinkStanza 6, Line 1
O for a faith that will not shrinkO for a faith that will not shrinkStanza 1, Line 1
That bears unmov’d the world’s dread frown,O for a faith that will not shrinkStanza 4, Line 1
That will not murmur nor complainO for a faith that will not shrinkStanza 2, Line 1

Beddome, Benjamin
Come, Holy Spirit, come!Come, Holy Spirit, come!Stanza 1, Line 1
Did Christ o’er sinners weep?Did Christ o’er sinners weep?Stanza 1, Line 1
From the celestial hills,Come, Holy Spirit, come!Stanza 2, Line 1
He wept, that we might weep,Did Christ o’er sinners weep?Stanza 3, Line 1
Melt, melt this frozen heart;Come, Holy Spirit, come!Stanza 3, Line 1
Mine will be profit be,Come, Holy Spirit, come!Stanza 4, Line 1
The Son of God in tears,Did Christ o’er sinners weep?Stanza 2, Line 1

Blain, John
But since it is God’s holy will,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 3, Line 1
But with our Saviour, holy Lord,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 6, Line 5
Dear Christian friends, both old and youngMy dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 5, Line 1
Dear fellow-youth, in Christian ties,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 3, Line 5
How oft I’ve seen your flowing tears,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 4, Line 1
How sweet the hours have pass’d away,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 2, Line 1
I hope you’ll all remember me,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 5, Line 5
My dearest friends in bonds of love,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 1, Line 1
O glorious day! O blessed hope;My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 6, Line 1
O, could I stay with friends so kind,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 2, Line 5
Ye mourning souls in sore surprise,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 4, Line 5
Your company’s sweet, your union dear,My dearest friends in bonds of love,Stanza 1, Line 5

Bonar, Horatius
I came to Jesus and I drankI heard the voice of Jesus say,Stanza 2, Line 5
I came to Jesus as I was,I heard the voice of Jesus say,Stanza 1, Line 5
I heard the voice of Jesus say,I heard the voice of Jesus say,Stanza 1, Line 1
I heard the voice of Jesus say,I heard the voice of Jesus say,Stanza 2, Line 1
I heard the voice of Jesus say,I heard the voice of Jesus say,Stanza 3, Line 1
I look'd to Jesus, and I foundI heard the voice of Jesus say,Stanza 3, Line 5

Burnham, Richard
And when I close my eyes in death,Jesus, my kind and gracious friend;Stanza 6, Line 1
Howe’er forsaken or despis’d,Jesus, my kind and gracious friend;Stanza 5, Line 1
I own I’m guilty, own I’m vile,Jesus, my kind and gracious friend;Stanza 4, Line 1
Jesus, my kind and gracious friend;Jesus, my kind and gracious friend;Stanza 1, Line 1
Remember thy pure word of grace,Jesus, my kind and gracious friend;Stanza 2, Line 1
Thou wond’rous advocate with God,Jesus, my kind and gracious friend;Stanza 3, Line 1

C. H. Austin
Then the eternal spirits guides,Then the eternal spirits guides,Stanza 1, Line 1

Cennick, John
Daniel's wisdom may I know,Daniel's wisdom may I know,Stanza 1, Line 1
I’ll tell to all poor Sinners round,JESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 9, Line 1
JESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;JESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 1, Line 1
Job's submission let me shew,Daniel's wisdom may I know,Stanza 3, Line 1
Lo! Glad I come, and Thou, dear LAMB,JESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 8, Line 1
Mary's love may I possess,Daniel's wisdom may I know,Stanza 2, Line 1
Mine be Jacob's wrestling prayer,Daniel's wisdom may I know,Stanza 4, Line 1
Most of all may I pursue,Daniel's wisdom may I know,Stanza 5, Line 1
No Stranger may proceed therein,JESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 3, Line 1
No: Nothing may go up thereonJESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 4, Line 1
Nor Fools, by carnal Men esteem’dJESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 5, Line 1
The more I strove against its Pow’r,JESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 7, Line 1
The Way the Holy Prophets went,JESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 2, Line 1
This is the Way I long have sought,JESUS my All, to Heav’n is gone;Stanza 6, Line 1

Cleland, Thomas
Farewell, careless sinners, for you I do mourn.Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 7, Line 1
Farewell, faithful Christians, farewell all around.Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 9, Line 1
Farewell, faithful soldiers, you’ll soon be discharg’d,Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 3, Line 1
Farewell, my dear brethren, farewell for a while,Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 2, Line 1
Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 1, Line 1
Farewell, seeking mourners with sad broken heart,Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 6, Line 1
Farewell, ye young converts, who’re listed for war,Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 4, Line 1
O glory, O glory, O glory to God,Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 10, Line 1
The world and the Devil and Hell all unite,Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 5, Line 1
Your frolics and pastimes in which you delight,Farewell, my dear brethren, the time is at hand,Stanza 8, Line 1

Cowper, William
’Tis strung, and tun’d, for endless years,There is a fountain fill’d with bloodStanza 7, Line 1
Can a woman’s tender careHark, my soul! it is the Lord;Stanza 3, Line 1
Dear dying Lamb, thy precious bloodThere is a fountain fill’d with bloodStanza 3, Line 1
E’er since, by faith, I saw the streamThere is a fountain fill’d with bloodStanza 4, Line 1
Hark, my soul! it is the Lord;Hark, my soul! it is the Lord;Stanza 1, Line 1
I deliver’d thee when bound,Hark, my soul! it is the Lord;Stanza 2, Line 1
Lord, I believe thou hast prepar’dThere is a fountain fill’d with bloodStanza 6, Line 1
Lord, it is my chief complaint,Hark, my soul! it is the Lord;Stanza 6, Line 1
Mine is an unchanging love,Hark, my soul! it is the Lord;Stanza 4, Line 1
O for a closer walk with God,O for a closer walk with God,Stanza 1, Line 1
Return, O holy Dove, returnO for a closer walk with God,Stanza 4, Line 1
So shall my walk be close with God,O for a closer walk with God,Stanza 6, Line 1
The dearest Idol I have known,O for a closer walk with God,Stanza 5, Line 1
The dying thief rejoic’d to seeThere is a fountain fill’d with bloodStanza 2, Line 1
Then in a nobler, sweeter songThere is a fountain fill’d with bloodStanza 5, Line 1
There is a fountain fill’d with bloodThere is a fountain fill’d with bloodStanza 1, Line 1
Thou shalt see my glory soon,Hark, my soul! it is the Lord;Stanza 5, Line 1
What peaceful hours I then enjoy’d,O for a closer walk with God,Stanza 3, Line 1
Where is the blessedness I knew,O for a closer walk with God,Stanza 2, Line 1

Doane, George Washington
Adam's Likeness now efface,HARK! the Herald Angels sing,Stanza 8, Line 1
Christ by highest Heav'n ador'd,HARK! the Herald Angels sing,Stanza 3, Line 1
Come, Desire of Nations, come,HARK! the Herald Angels sing,Stanza 7, Line 1
Hail the Heav'n-born Prince of Peace!HARK! the Herald Angels sing,Stanza 5, Line 1
HARK! the Herald Angels singHARK! the Herald Angels sing,Stanza 1, Line 1
Joyful all ye Nations rise,HARK! the Herald Angels sing,Stanza 2, Line 1
Mild he lays his Glory by,HARK! the Herald Angels sing,Stanza 6, Line 1

Doane, George Washington
Softly now the light of daySoftly now the light of dayStanza 1, Line 1
Soon, for me, the light of daySoftly now the light of dayStanza 2, Line 1
Thou who, sinless, yet hast knownSoftly now the light of dayStanza 2, Line 5
THOU, whose all-pervading eyeSoftly now the light of dayStanza 1, Line 5

Doane, George Washington
Veil'd in Flesh the Godhead see,HARK! the Herald Angels sing,Stanza 4, Line 1

Doddridge, Phillip
Be dead, my Heart, to worldly Charms;My Jesus, while in mortal FleshStanza 5, Line 1
By hourly Faith in Thee I live,My Jesus, while in mortal FleshStanza 2, Line 1
Do not I love Thee from my Soul?Do not I love Thee, O my Lord?Stanza 2, Line 1
Do not I love Thee, O my Lord?Do not I love Thee, O my Lord?Stanza 1, Line 1
Grace all the Work shall crownGrace! ‘tis a charming Sound,Stanza 4, Line 1
Grace first contrived a WayGrace! ‘tis a charming Sound,Stanza 2, Line 1
Grace taught my wandering FeetGrace! ‘tis a charming Sound,Stanza 3, Line 1
Grace! ‘tis a charming Sound,Grace! ‘tis a charming Sound,Stanza 1, Line 1
Hast Thou a Lamb in all thy Flock,Do not I love Thee, O my Lord?Stanza 4, Line 1
Is not thy Name melodious stillDo not I love Thee, O my Lord?Stanza 3, Line 1
My Jesus, while in mortal FleshMy Jesus, while in mortal FleshStanza 1, Line 1
My Life with his connected stands,My Jesus, while in mortal FleshStanza 6, Line 1
On thy dear Cross I fix mine Eyes,My Jesus, while in mortal FleshStanza 4, Line 1
Thou know’st I love Thee, Dearest Lord;Do not I love Thee, O my Lord?Stanza 7, Line 1
Would not mine ardent Spirit vieDo not I love Thee, O my Lord?Stanza 5, Line 1
Would not my Heart pour forth its BloodDo not I love Thee, O my Lord?Stanza 6, Line 1
Yes, Thou hast lov’d this sinful Worm,My Jesus, while in mortal FleshStanza 3, Line 1

F. B. P. (probably Francis Baker, Priest)
Ah my sweet home JerusalemJerusalem my happy homeStanza 11, Line 1
But there they live in such delightJerusalem my happy homeStanza 15, Line 1
In thee no sickness may be seenJerusalem my happy homeStanza 3, Line 1
Jerusalem my happy homeJerusalem my happy homeStanza 1, Line 1
Jerusalem my happy homeJerusalem my happy homeStanza 26, Line 1
Jerusalem; JerusalemJerusalem my happy homeStanza 6, Line 1
No dampish mist is seen in theeJerusalem my happy homeStanza 4, Line 1
O happy harbor of the saintsJerusalem my happy homeStanza 2, Line 1
Our lady sings MagnificatJerusalem my happy homeStanza 23, Line 1
Our sweet is mixed with bitter gallJerusalem my happy homeStanza 14, Line 1
Quite through the streets with silver soundJerusalem my happy homeStanza 20, Line 1
Te Deum doth Saint Ambrose singJerusalem my happy homeStanza 24, Line 1
There cinnamon, there sugar growsJerusalem my happy homeStanza 19, Line 1
There David stands with harp in handJerusalem my happy homeStanza 22, Line 1
There is nectar and ambrosia madeJerusalem my happy homeStanza 18, Line 1
There lust and lucre cannot dwellJerusalem my happy homeStanza 5, Line 1
There Magdalene hath left her moanJerusalem my happy homeStanza 25, Line 1
There trees for evermore bear fruitJerusalem my happy homeStanza 21, Line 1
Thy gardens and thy gallant walksJerusalem my happy homeStanza 17, Line 1
Thy houses are of ivoryJerusalem my happy homeStanza 9, Line 1
Thy saints are crowned with glory greatJerusalem my happy homeStanza 12, Line 1
Thy turrets and thy pinnaclesJerusalem my happy homeStanza 8, Line 1
Thy vineyards and thy orchards areJerusalem my happy homeStanza 16, Line 1
Thy walls are made of precious stonesJerusalem my happy homeStanza 7, Line 1
We that are here in banishmentJerusalem my happy homeStanza 13, Line 1
Within thy gates no thing doth comeJerusalem my happy homeStanza 10, Line 1

Givins, D. J.
Shout the chorus thro'With a Saviour crucifiedChorus, Line 1
Twas for sins His life He gaveWith a Saviour crucifiedStanza 2, Line 1
With a Saviour crucifiedWith a Saviour crucifiedStanza 1, Line 1

Granade, John Adam
A few more days, or years at most,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 4, Line 1
All hail, eternal Son of God,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 6, Line 5
Bright angels whisp'ring me away,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 6, Line 5
But Canaan's land is just before,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 3, Line 5
But let us gain Mount Pisgah's top,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 4, Line 5
By faith I see my gracious God,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 7, Line 1
Dark nights, and clouds, and gloomy fear,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 2, Line 5
Farewell, my brethren in the Lord,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 8, Line 1
I hold my Saviour in my arms,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 3, Line 5
I hope that I shall meet you there,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 8, Line 5
I long to see thy glorious face,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 5, Line 5
I view the monster death and smile,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 3, Line 1
I’d rise superior to my pain, Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 1, Line 5
In darkest shadows of the night’Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 2, Line 5
Methinks I now begin to seeYe weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 5, Line 1
My rapt’rous soul shall drink and feastSweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 4, Line 5
O! come, my Saviour, come away,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 5, Line 1
O! that my faith was strong to riseYe weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 7, Line 5
O! what a glorious sight appearsYe weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 6, Line 1
Sometimes like mountains to the sky,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 4, Line 1
Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 1, Line 1
Ten thousand thousand join in one,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 7, Line 1
The wint'ry time is past and gone,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 5, Line 5
Then I will tune my harp of gold,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 6, Line 1
They rise and tune their harps of gold,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 7, Line 5
Tho' storms and hurricanes ariseYe weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 2, Line 1
Thro' chilling winds and beating rains,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 1, Line 5
We're often like the lonesome dove,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 3, Line 1
While I’m imprison’d here below,Sweet rivers of redeeming love,Stanza 2, Line 1
Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Ye weary, heavy laden'd souls,Stanza 1, Line 1

Griffiths, William
Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Stanza 1, Line 1
Hark! they whisper, lo! they call me,Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Stanza 3, Line 5
May my soul with sacred transport,Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Stanza 1, Line 5
O! what madness! O! what folly,Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Stanza 2, Line 1
See the happy spirits waiting,Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Stanza 3, Line 1
Swiftly roll ye ling’ring hours,Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Stanza 4, Line 1
This vain world with all its pleasures,Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Stanza 2, Line 5
Worlds of light and crowns of glory,Great Redeemer, friend of sinners,Stanza 4, Line 5

Grigg, Joseph
’Till then (nor is the Boasting vain.)Jesus! And shall it ever be!Stanza 7, Line 1
’Tis Evening with my Soul till He,Jesus! And shall it ever be!Stanza 3, Line 1
Asham’d of Jesus! of that Friend,Jesus! And shall it ever be!Stanza 5, Line 1
Asham’d of Jesus! Shall yon FieldJesus! And shall it ever be!Stanza 4, Line 1
Asham’d of Jesus! Sooner farJesus! And shall it ever be!Stanza 2, Line 1
Asham’d of Jesus! yes, I may,Jesus! And shall it ever be!Stanza 6, Line 1
Jesus! And shall it ever be!Jesus! And shall it ever be!Stanza 1, Line 1

Hammond, William
Built upon thyself the Rock,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 8, Line 5
Comfort those who weep and mourn,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 6, Line 1
Grant that those who seek may findLORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 6, Line 5
In thine own Appointed WayLORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 4, Line 1
In thy Temple, lo we wait,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 1, Line 5
LORD, on Thee our Souls depend,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 2, Line 5
LORD, we come before Thee now,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 1, Line 1
Love us, wash us in thy Blood,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 5, Line 5
Oh! that we might lift our Eyes,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 2, Line 1
Open, LORD, the Fountain wide,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 5, Line 1
Saviour wilt thou not appear?LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 3, Line 1
Send some Message form thy Word,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 4, Line 5
Sin and Satan, LORD, dethrone,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 7, Line 5
Son of Man, in this thy dayLORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 7, Line 1
Stablish, LORD, our Hearts with Grace,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 8, Line 1
Take away the Veil of Sin,LORD, we come before Thee now,Stanza 3, Line 5

Hart, Joseph
And as he has prov'd faithful,O WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 2, Line 5
And when you meet with troubles,O WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 4, Line 1
But now I am a soldier,O WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 2, Line 1

Hart, Joseph
Come ye weary, heavy laden,Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched,Stanza 4, Line 1
Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched,Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched,Stanza 1, Line 1

Hart, Joseph
Farewell to sin and sorrow,O WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 3, Line 5
Gird on the heav'nly armour,O WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 4, Line 5

Hart, Joseph
Let not conscience make you linger:Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched,Stanza 3, Line 1
Lo! th' incarnate God, ascended,Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched,Stanza 6, Line 1
Lo! ye needy; come, and welcome;Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched,Stanza 2, Line 1

Hart, Joseph
Neither will he upbraid you,O WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 5, Line 5
O do not be discourag'd,O WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 5, Line 1
O WHEN shall I see Jesus!O WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 1, Line 1

Hart, Joseph
Saints and angels join'd in concert,Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched,Stanza 7, Line 1

Hart, Joseph
Through grace I am determin'dO WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 3, Line 1

Hart, Joseph
View him grovling in the Garden;Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched,Stanza 5, Line 1

Hart, Joseph
When shall I be deliver'dO WHEN shall I see Jesus!Stanza 1, Line 5

Hicks, Berryman T.
For I can never come to thee;The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 11, Line 1
How often you have look'd for me,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 10, Line 1
Let persecution rage around,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 2, Line 1
My brother preachers, boldly speak,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 4, Line 1
My brother preachers, fare you well,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 5, Line 1
My little children near my heart,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 6, Line 1
My loving wife, don't grieve for me,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 9, Line 1
My loving wife, my bosom friend,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 8, Line 1
O Lord, a father to them be,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 7, Line 1
The time is swiftly rolling onThe time is swiftly rolling onStanza 1, Line 1
Thro' heats and colds I've often went,The time is swiftly rolling onStanza 3, Line 1

Hunter, William
A home in Heaven! as the sufferer liesA home in Heaven! what a joyful thought,Stanza 2, Line 1
A home in Heaven! what a joyful thought,A home in Heaven! what a joyful thought,Stanza 1, Line 1
A home in Heaven! when our friends are fledA home in Heaven! what a joyful thought,Stanza 5, Line 1
A home in Heaven! when our pleasures fade,A home in Heaven! what a joyful thought,Stanza 3, Line 1
A home in Heaven! when the faint heart bleedsA home in Heaven! what a joyful thought,Stanza 4, Line 1
A home in Heaven! when the wheel is broke,A home in Heaven! what a joyful thought,Stanza 6, Line 1
Our home in Heaven! oh, the glorious home,A home in Heaven! what a joyful thought,Stanza 7, Line 1

Jones, Edmund
Come, humble Sinner, in whose BreastCome, humble Sinner, in whose BreastStanza 1, Line 1
I can but perish if I go,Come, humble Sinner, in whose BreastStanza 6, Line 1
I’ll go to JESUS, tho’ my SinCome, humble Sinner, in whose BreastStanza 2, Line 1
I’ll to the gracious King approach,Come, humble Sinner, in whose BreastStanza 4, Line 1
Perhaps he will admit my Plea,Come, humble Sinner, in whose BreastStanza 5, Line 1
Prostrate I’ll lie before his Throne,Come, humble Sinner, in whose BreastStanza 3, Line 1

Ken, Thomas
Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 1, Line 1
Blest Angels! While we silent lie,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 2, Line 1
Blest Jesu, thou on Heav’n intent,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 9, Line 1
But tho’ Sleep o’r my frailty reigns,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 7, Line 1
Direct, controul, suggest this Day,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 13, Line 1
Dull Sleep of sense me to deprive;Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 6, Line 1
Forgive me Lord, for thy dear Son,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 2, Line 1
Give me a place at thy Saint’s feet,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 5, Line 1
Glory to thee in light array’d,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 7, Line 1
Glory to thee my God, this NightGlory to thee my God, this NightStanza 1, Line 1
Glory to thee who safe hast kept,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 9, Line 1
Had I your Wings, to Heaven I’d flie,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 8, Line 1
Heav’n is, dear Lord, where e’er Thou art,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 11, Line 1
I now awake do with you join,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 3, Line 1
I wake, I wake, ye Heavenly Choir,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 6, Line 1
I would not wake, nor rise again,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 10, Line 1
Influenc’d by the Light Divine,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 4, Line 1
Let all thy Converse be sincere,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 3, Line 1
Lord I my Vows to thee renew,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 12, Line 1
Lord, left the tempter me surprize,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 12, Line 1
Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 1, Line 1
May I like you in God delight,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 7, Line 1
My Soul, how canst thou weary grow,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 10, Line 1
My Soul, when I shake of this dust,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 4, Line 1
O may I always ready stand,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 6, Line 1
O may my Soul on thee repose,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 4, Line 1
O when shall I in endless day,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 9, Line 1
Praise God from whom all Blessings flow,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 12, Line 1
Praise God, from whom all Blessings flow,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 14, Line 1
Praise God, from whom all Blessings flow,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 13, Line 1
Redeem thy mis-spent time that’s past,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 2, Line 1
Shine on me, Lord, new life impart,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 11, Line 1
Teach me to live, that I may dread,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 3, Line 1
The faster Sleep the Sense does bind,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 8, Line 1
The Sun in its Meridian height,Lord, now my Sleep does me forsake,Stanza 8, Line 1
Thought to thought with my Soul converse,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 11, Line 1
Wake and lift up thy self my Heart,Awake my Soul, and with the Sun,Stanza 5, Line 1
When in the night I sleepless lie,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 5, Line 1
You my blest Guardian, whilst I sleep,Glory to thee my God, this NightStanza 10, Line 1

M., W.
Harp strings touched by angel fingersWhen we hear the music ringingStanza 4, Line 5
Oh, ye weary, sad and toss’d ones,When we hear the music ringingStanza 4, Line 1
Shall we see the same eyes shiningWhen we hear the music ringingStanza 2, Line 5
That shall welcome s in heavenWhen we hear the music ringingStanza 3, Line 5
To the land of ancient story,When we hear the music ringingStanza 1, Line 5
When the holy angels meet us,When we hear the music ringingStanza 2, Line 1
When we hear the music ringingWhen we hear the music ringingStanza 1, Line 1
Yes, my earth-worn soul rejoices,When we hear the music ringingStanza 3, Line 1

Madan, Martin
Break off your Tears ye Saints! and tellHE dies; the FRIEND of Sinners dies!Stanza 3, Line 1
Come Saints, and drop a Tear or two,HE dies; the FRIEND of Sinners dies!Stanza 1, Line 5
HE dies; the FRIEND of Sinners dies!HE dies; the FRIEND of Sinners dies!Stanza 1, Line 1
Here’s Love and Grief beyond Degree,HE dies; the FRIEND of Sinners dies!Stanza 2, Line 1
Say “Live for ever, wond’rous King!HE dies; the FRIEND of Sinners dies!Stanza 3, Line 5
The rising God forsakes the Tomb!HE dies; the FRIEND of Sinners dies!Stanza 2, Line 5

Masters, Mary
’Tis Religion that can give,’Tis Religion that can give,Stanza 1, Line 1

McLendon, A. J.
Dear father, you’ve been kind to me,Farewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Stanza 3, Line 1
Dear sister, thou art left alone,Farewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Stanza 2, Line 1
Farewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Farewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Stanza 1, Line 1
My loving mother, fare you well,Farewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Stanza 4, Line 1
O may we all together meet,Farewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Stanza 3, Line 5
Thus we’ll surround the great white throne,Farewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Stanza 2, Line 5
When I get home to that bright world,Farewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Stanza 1, Line 5
Yet may we meet and be completeFarewell, dear brothers, fare you well,Stanza 4, Line 5

Moore, W. F.
Shall we ever meet again, at the house,Shall we ever meet again, at the house,Stanza 1, Line 1

Newton, John
’Till then I would thy love proclaimHow sweet the name of Jesus soundsStanza 7, Line 1
’Twas grace that taught my heart to fear,Amazing grace! (how sweet the sound)Stanza 2, Line 1
“Lord, remove this grievous blindness,“Mercy, O thou Son of David!”Stanza 2, Line 5
“Mercy, O thou Son of David!”“Mercy, O thou Son of David!”Stanza 1, Line 1
Amazing grace! (how sweet the sound)Amazing grace! (how sweet the sound)Stanza 1, Line 1
Beside the gospel pool,Beside the gospel pool,Stanza 1, Line 1
But my complaints remain;Beside the gospel pool,Stanza 3, Line 1
But whither can I go?Beside the gospel pool,Stanza 6, Line 1
By thee my prayers acceptance gain,How sweet the name of Jesus soundsStanza 4, Line 1
Content with beholding his face,How tedious and tasteless the hours,Stanza 3, Line 1
Dear Lord, if indeed I am thine,How tedious and tasteless the hours,Stanza 4, Line 1
Dear name! the rock on which I build,How sweet the name of Jesus soundsStanza 3, Line 1
Dost thou ask me, who I am?Nay, I cannot let thee go,Stanza 2, Line 1
Here then, from day to day,Beside the gospel pool,Stanza 7, Line 1
His name yields the richest perfume,How tedious and tasteless the hours,Stanza 2, Line 1
How often have I seenBeside the gospel pool,Stanza 2, Line 1
How often have I thoughtBeside the gospel pool,Stanza 5, Line 1
How sweet the name of Jesus soundsHow sweet the name of Jesus soundsStanza 1, Line 1
How tedious and tasteless the hours,How tedious and tasteless the hours,Stanza 1, Line 1
I should, were He always so nigh,How tedious and tasteless the hours,Stanza 2, Line 5
It makes the wounded spirit whole,How sweet the name of Jesus soundsStanza 2, Line 1
Jesus! My Shepherd, Husband, Friend,How sweet the name of Jesus soundsStanza 5, Line 1
Many for his crying chid him,“Mercy, O thou Son of David!”Stanza 1, Line 5
Many years have pass'd since then,Nay, I cannot let thee go,Stanza 5, Line 1
May the grace of Christ our Saviour,May the grace of Christ our Saviour,Stanza 1, Line 1
Money was not what he wanted,“Mercy, O thou Son of David!”Stanza 2, Line 1
Nay, I cannot let thee go,Nay, I cannot let thee go,Stanza 1, Line 1
No: he is full of grace;Beside the gospel pool,Stanza 8, Line 1
No-I must maintain my hold,Nay, I cannot let thee go,Stanza 7, Line 1
O drive these dark clouds from my sky,How tedious and tasteless the hours,Stanza 4, Line 5
O would the Lord appearBeside the gospel pool,Stanza 4, Line 1
Oh! methinks I hear him praising,“Mercy, O thou Son of David!”Stanza 3, Line 1
Oh! that all the blind but knew him,“Mercy, O thou Son of David!”Stanza 3, Line 5
Once a sinner near despairNay, I cannot let thee go,Stanza 4, Line 1
The earth shall soon dissolve like snow,Amazing grace! (how sweet the sound)Stanza 6, Line 1
The Lord has promis’d good to me,Amazing grace! (how sweet the sound)Stanza 4, Line 1
The midsummer-sun shines but dim,How tedious and tasteless the hours,Stanza 1, Line 5
Thou didst once a wretch behold,Nay, I cannot let thee go,Stanza 3, Line 1
Thou hast help'd in ev'ry need,Nay, I cannot let thee go,Stanza 6, Line 1
Thro’ many dangers, toils and snares,Amazing grace! (how sweet the sound)Stanza 3, Line 1
Thus may we abide in unionMay the grace of Christ our Saviour,Stanza 1, Line 5
Weak is the effort of my heart,How sweet the name of Jesus soundsStanza 6, Line 1
While bless'd with a sense of his love,How tedious and tasteless the hours,Stanza 3, Line 5
Yes, when this flesh and heart shall fail,Amazing grace! (how sweet the sound)Stanza 5, Line 1

Perronet, Edward
All hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;All hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 1, Line 1
Crown Him, ye martyrs of your God,All hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 4, Line 1
Crown Him, ye morning stars of light,All hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 3, Line 1
Hail Him, ye heirs of David’s line,All hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 6, Line 1
Let every tribe and every tongueAll hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 8, Line 1
Let highborn seraphs tune the lyre,All hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 2, Line 1
Sinners! whose love can ne’er forgetAll hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 7, Line 1
Ye seed of Israel’s chosen race,All hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 5, Line 1

Rippon, John
O that, with yonder sacred throng,All hail! The pow’r of Jesu’s Name;Stanza 9, Line 1
Sinner, O why so thoughtless grownSinner, O why so thoughtless grownStanza 1, Line 1
Stay, sinner, on the gospel plains,Sinner, O why so thoughtless grownStanza 3, Line 1
Wilt thou despise eternal fate,Sinner, O why so thoughtless grownStanza 2, Line 1

Robins, Gurdon
A land upon whose blissful shoreThere is a land mine eye hath seen,Stanza 2, Line 1
Its skies are not like earthly skies,There is a land mine eye hath seen,Stanza 3, Line 1
There is a land mine eye hath seen,There is a land mine eye hath seen,Stanza 1, Line 1
There sweeps no desolating windThere is a land mine eye hath seen,Stanza 4, Line 1

Robinson, Robert
Jesus sought me, when a Stranger,Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Stanza 2, Line 5
Come, my Lord, no longer tarry,Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Stanza 4, Line 5
Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Stanza 1, Line 1
Here I raise my Eben-ezer,Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Stanza 2, Line 1
O that Day when freed from Sinning,Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Stanza 4, Line 1
O! to Grace how great a Debtor,Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Stanza 3, Line 1
Prone to wander, Lord, I feel it,Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Stanza 3, Line 5
Teach me some melodious Sonnet,Come, thou Fount of ev’ry Blessing,Stanza 1, Line 5

Rountree, Dennis Wilson
Farewell, dear parents, I must go,Farewell, dear parents, I must go,Stanza 1, Line 1
I know that you all wanted me,Farewell, dear parents, I must go,Stanza 3, Line 1
I’ll say farewell to one and all,Farewell, dear parents, I must go,Stanza 4, Line 1
Oh! do not weep, dear friends, for me,Farewell, dear parents, I must go,Chorus, Line 1
Sister, I know that you’ll miss me,Farewell, dear parents, I must go,Stanza 2, Line 1

Seagrave, Robert
Cease, ye Pilgrims, cease to mourn,RISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,Stanza 4, Line 1
EARTH, and Sun, and Stars decay,EARTH, and Sun, and Stars decay,Stanza 1, Line 1
Fly me Riches, fly me Cares,RISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,Stanza 3, Line 1
Glad we hail the stable Reign,EARTH, and Sun, and Stars decay,Stanza 3, Line 1
Not a Tittle of thy Word,EARTH, and Sun, and Stars decay,Stanza 2, Line 1
Pilgrims fix not here their Home;RISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,Stanza 3, Line 5
RISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,RISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,Stanza 1, Line 1
Rivers to the Ocean run,RISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,Stanza 2, Line 1
So my Soul deriv'd from God,RISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,Stanza 2, Line 5
Sun and Moon, and Stars decay,RISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,Stanza 1, Line 5
Yet a season and you knowRISE my Soul, and stretch thy Wings,Stanza 4, Line 5

Shirley, Walter
Here I’ll sit, for ever viewingSweet the moments, rich in blessing,Stanza 1, Line 5
Here it is I find my heaven,Sweet the moments, rich in blessing,Stanza 3, Line 5
Love and grief my heart dividing,Sweet the moments, rich in blessing,Stanza 4, Line 1
May I still enjoy this feeling,Sweet the moments, rich in blessing,Stanza 4, Line 5
Sweet the moments, rich in blessing,Sweet the moments, rich in blessing,Stanza 1, Line 1
Truly blessed is this station,Sweet the moments, rich in blessing,Stanza 3, Line 1

Smith, Joshua
Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 1, Line 1
But still I find my heart’s inclin’d,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 3, Line 1
I leave you all both great and small,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 4, Line 1
I long to go, so farewell woe,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 8, Line 1
I trust you’ll pray both night and day,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 5, Line 1
If I’m call’d home while I am gone,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 7, Line 1
If you go first, amen you must,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 6, Line 1
O may we meet and be complete,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 9, Line 1
Your love to me has run most free,Brethren farewell, I do you tell,Stanza 2, Line 1

Steele, Anne
Can reason’s dictates be obey’d?So fades the lovely blooming flow’r,Stanza 4, Line 1
Her pow’rful aid supports the soul,So fades the lovely blooming flow’r,Stanza 5, Line 1
Is there no kind, no lenient art,So fades the lovely blooming flow’r,Stanza 3, Line 1
So fades the lovely blooming flow’r,So fades the lovely blooming flow’r,Stanza 1, Line 1
The promise guides her ardent flight,So fades the lovely blooming flow’r,Stanza 7, Line 1
Then gentle patience smiles on pain,So fades the lovely blooming flow’r,Stanza 6, Line 1
To certain trouble we are born,So fades the lovely blooming flow’r,Stanza 2, Line 1

Stennett, Samuel
“Amid the glories of that world,As on the cross the Saviour hung,Stanza 5, Line 1
“Jesus, thou Son and heir of heaven,As on the cross the Saviour hung,Stanza 3, Line 1
“Yet quickly from these scenes of woeAs on the cross the Saviour hung,Stanza 4, Line 1
All o’er those wide extended plainsOn Jordan’s stormy banks I stand,Stanza 4, Line 1
As on the cross the Saviour hung,As on the cross the Saviour hung,Stanza 1, Line 1
Fill’d with delight, my raptur’d soulOn Jordan’s stormy banks I stand,Stanza 7, Line 1
His crimes with inward grief and shame,As on the cross the Saviour hung,Stanza 2, Line 1
His prayer the dying Jesus hears,As on the cross the Saviour hung,Stanza 6, Line 1
No chilling winds, or pois’nous breathOn Jordan’s stormy banks I stand,Stanza 5, Line 1
O the transporting, rapturous scene,On Jordan’s stormy banks I stand,Stanza 2, Line 1
On Jordan’s stormy banks I stand,On Jordan’s stormy banks I stand,Stanza 1, Line 1
There generous fruits that never fail,On Jordan’s stormy banks I stand,Stanza 3, Line 1
When shall I reach that happy place,On Jordan’s stormy banks I stand,Stanza 6, Line 1

Tillou, W. C.
Encircled in light, and with glory enshrouded,How sweet to reflect on those joys that await me,Stanza 1, Line 5
How sweet to reflect on those joys that await me,How sweet to reflect on those joys that await me,Stanza 1, Line 1
Then hail, blessed state! Hail, ye songsters of glory!How sweet to reflect on those joys that await me,Stanza 3, Line 1
Then songs to the Lamb shall re-echo through heaven,How sweet to reflect on those joys that await me,Stanza 2, Line 5
Though ’prison’d in earth, yet by anticipation,How sweet to reflect on those joys that await me,Stanza 3, Line 5
While angelic legions, with harps tuned celestial,How sweet to reflect on those joys that await me,Stanza 2, Line 1

Trivett, Edward
’Tis my Desire baptiz’d to be,’Tis my Desire with God to walk,Stanza 3, Line 1
’Tis my Desire to serve the Lord,’Tis my Desire with God to walk,Stanza 2, Line 1
’Tis my Desire with God to walk,’Tis my Desire with God to walk,Stanza 1, Line 1
If Sin entice, I’ll not consent;’Tis my Desire with God to walk,Stanza 4, Line 1
In Infancy, sprinkled was I,’Tis my Desire with God to walk,Stanza 5, Line 1
To own my Works I dare not trust,’Tis my Desire with God to walk,Stanza 6, Line 1

Watts, Isaac
[A thousand of our years amountThro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Stanza 4, Line 1
[Our age to seventy years is set;Thro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Stanza 6, Line 1
[Our Life is ever on the Wing,Time! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 3, Line 1
[The present Moments just appear,Time! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 2, Line 1
[This mortal life decays apace,GOD of my life, look gently down,Stanza 5, Line 1
[Where Pleasure rolls its living Flood,My Soul forsakes her vain Delight,Stanza 4, Line 1
’Tis he supports my mortal frame;Once more, my soul, the rising dayStanza 3, Line 1
“Deny thyself, and take thy Cross;”Broad is the Road that leads to Death,Stanza 2, Line 1
“His own soft Hand shall wipe the TearsLo, what a glorious Sight appearsStanza 5, Line 1
“The GOD of Glory down to MenLo, what a glorious Sight appearsStanza 4, Line 1
“Worthy the Lamb that dy’d,” they cry,Come let us join our cheerful SongsStanza 2, Line 1
A broken heart, my God, my King,O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,Stanza 5, Line 1
A thousand wretched souls are fledOnce more, my soul, the rising dayStanza 5, Line 1
Am I a Soldier of the Cross,Am I a Soldier of the Cross,Stanza 1, Line 1
And shall the sons of earth and dustWill God for ever cast us off?Stanza 15, Line 1
And still to heighten our distress,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 7, Line 1
Are there no Foes for me to face?Am I a Soldier of the Cross,Stanza 3, Line 1
Arise, my Soul, from deep Distress,O That I knew the secret Place,Stanza 6, Line 1
Attending Angels shout for Joy,Lo, what a glorious Sight appearsStanza 3, Line 1
Awake and mourn, ye Heirs of Hell;Death! ’tis a melancholy DayStanza 3, Line 1
Break off your Tears, ye Saints, and tellHe dies, the Heav’nly Lover dies,Stanza 5, Line 1
Broad is the Road that leads to Death,Broad is the Road that leads to Death,Stanza 1, Line 1
Bury’d in Sorrow and in Sin,Salvation! O, the joyful Sound;Stanza 2, Line 1
But ah! how soon my Joys decay!Time! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 7, Line 1
But I shall share a glorious partSweet is the work, my God, my king,Stanza 5, Line 1
But if my life be spar'd a whileGOD of my life, look gently down,Stanza 7, Line 1
But if your ears refuseCome, sound his praise abroad,Stanza 5, Line 1
But man, weak man, is born to die,Thro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Stanza 3, Line 1
But O how oft thy wrath appears,Thro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Stanza 7, Line 1
But thy compassions, Lord,My soul, repeat his praiseStanza 8, Line 1
But tim’rous Mortals start and shrink,There is a Land of pure Delight,Stanza 4, Line 1
But to thy house will I resort,Lord, in the morning thou shalt hearStanza 4, Line 1
Canst thou for ever fit and hearWill God for ever cast us off?Stanza 10, Line 1
Chearful I feast on heav'nly Fruit,Time! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 6, Line 1
Come let us join our cheerful SongsCome let us join our cheerful SongsStanza 1, Line 1
Come Saints, and drop a Tear or twoHe dies, the Heav’nly Lover dies,Stanza 2, Line 1
Come, sound his praise abroad,Come, sound his praise abroad,Stanza 1, Line 1
Come, we that love the LORD,Come, we that love the LORD,Stanza 1, Line 1
Come, worship at his throne,Come, sound his praise abroad,Stanza 3, Line 1
Could we but climb where Moses stood,There is a Land of pure Delight,Stanza 6, Line 1
Create my nature pure within,O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,Stanza 2, Line 1
Crush'd as a moth beneath thy hand,GOD of my life, look gently down,Stanza 4, Line 1
Dear God, let all my hours be thine,Once more, my soul, the rising dayStanza 6, Line 1
Death! ’tis a melancholy DayDeath! ’tis a melancholy DayStanza 1, Line 1
Death, like an overflowing stream,Thro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Stanza 5, Line 1
Diseases are thy servants, Lord,GOD of my life, look gently down,Stanza 2, Line 1
False are the men in high degree,My spirit looks to God alone;Stanza 3, Line 1
Far as thy name is knownFar as thy name is knownStanza 1, Line 1
Firm as his Throne his Promise stands,I’m not asham’d to own my LORD,Stanza 3, Line 1
Fools never raise their thoughts so high;Sweet is the work, my God, my king,Stanza 4, Line 1
For sovereign pow’r reigns not alone.My spirit looks to God alone;Stanza 6, Line 1
From the third Heav’n, where GOD relies,Lo, what a glorious Sight appearsStanza 2, Line 1
GOD of my life, look gently down,GOD of my life, look gently down,Stanza 1, Line 1
God will not always chide;My soul, repeat his praiseStanza 2, Line 1
Had I the Pinions of a Dove,My Soul forsakes her vain Delight,Stanza 6, Line 1
Hath not thy pow’r form’d ev’ry coast,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 14, Line 1
He dies, the Heav’nly Lover dies,He dies, the Heav’nly Lover dies,Stanza 1, Line 1
He form’d the deeps unknown;Come, sound his praise abroad,Stanza 2, Line 1
He gives the grazing ox his meat,With songs and honours sounding loudStanza 3, Line 1
He is a GOD of sov’reign Love,Death! ’tis a melancholy DayStanza 5, Line 1
He knows we are but dust,My soul, repeat his praiseStanza 6, Line 1
He knows what Arguments I’d take,O That I knew the secret Place,Stanza 4, Line 1
He sends his show’rs of blessing downWith songs and honours sounding loudStanza 2, Line 1
He sends his word and melts the snow,With songs and honours sounding loudStanza 7, Line 1
Here’s Love and Grief beyond degree,He dies, the Heav’nly Lover dies,Stanza 3, Line 1
High as the heav’ns are rais’dMy soul, repeat his praiseStanza 3, Line 1
His hoary frost, his fleecy snow,With songs and honours sounding loudStanza 5, Line 1
His pow’r subdues our sins,My soul, repeat his praiseStanza 4, Line 1
His steady counsels change the faceWith songs and honours sounding loudStanza 4, Line 1
Hosanna to the KingSee what a living StoneStanza 5, Line 1
How are the seats of worship broke!Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 5, Line 1
How decent and how wise!Far as thy name is knownStanza 5, Line 1
How long, dear Saviour, O how long!Lo, what a glorious Sight appearsStanza 6, Line 1
How long, eternal God, how long,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 9, Line 1
I cannot live without thy light,O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,Stanza 3, Line 1
I’d say, “How Flesh and Sense rebel!O That I knew the secret Place,Stanza 3, Line 1
I’d tell him how my Sins arise,O That I knew the secret Place,Stanza 2, Line 1
I’m not asham’d to own my LORD,I’m not asham’d to own my LORD,Stanza 1, Line 1
I'm but a sojourner below,GOD of my life, look gently down,Stanza 6, Line 1
In Isra’l stood his antient throne,O for a shout of sacred joyStanza 5, Line 1
In vain to Heav’n she lifts her Eyes;Death! ’tis a melancholy DayStanza 2, Line 1
Is not the world of nature thine,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 13, Line 1
Jesus can make a dying BedWhy should we start, and fear to die?Stanza 4, Line 1
Jesus is worthy to receiveCome let us join our cheerful SongsStanza 3, Line 1
Jesus our God ascends on high;O for a shout of sacred joyStanza 2, Line 1
JESUS, my GOD! I know his Name,I’m not asham’d to own my LORD,Stanza 2, Line 1
Let all that dwell above the Sky,Come let us join our cheerful SongsStanza 4, Line 1
Let Cares like a wild Deluge come,When I can read my Title clearStanza 3, Line 1
Let strangers walk aroundFar as thy name is knownStanza 3, Line 1
Let those refuse to singCome, we that love the LORD,Stanza 3, Line 1
Life is the Hour that God hath giv’n;Life is the Time to serve the LORD,Stanza 2, Line 1
Life is the Time to serve the LORD,Life is the Time to serve the LORD,Stanza 1, Line 1
Lift up thy feet, and march in haste,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 3, Line 1
Lo, what a glorious Sight appearsLo, what a glorious Sight appearsStanza 1, Line 1
Long hadst thou reign’d e’er time began,Thro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Stanza 2, Line 1
Lord, crush the serpent in the dust,Lord, in the morning thou shalt hearStanza 7, Line 1
Lord, in the morning thou shalt hearLord, in the morning thou shalt hearStanza 1, Line 1
LORD, let not all my Hopes be vain;Broad is the Road that leads to Death,Stanza 4, Line 1
Make not increasing gold your trust,My spirit looks to God alone;Stanza 4, Line 1
Must I be carry’d to the SkiesAm I a Soldier of the Cross,Stanza 2, Line 1
My crimes are great, but not surpassShew pity, Lord, O Lord, forgive,Stanza 2, Line 1
My God will pity my Complaints,O That I knew the secret Place,Stanza 5, Line 1
My heart shall triumph in my Lord,Sweet is the work, my God, my king,Stanza 3, Line 1
My lips with shame my sins confessShew pity, Lord, O Lord, forgive,Stanza 4, Line 1
My Soul forsakes her vain Delight,My Soul forsakes her vain Delight,Stanza 1, Line 1
My soul lyes humbled in the dust,O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,Stanza 6, Line 1
My soul, repeat his praiseMy soul, repeat his praiseStanza 1, Line 1
My spirit looks to God alone;My spirit looks to God alone;Stanza 1, Line 1
My watchful enemies combineLord, in the morning thou shalt hearStanza 6, Line 1
Night unto night his name repeats,Once more, my soul, the rising dayStanza 2, Line 1
No longer will I ask your Love,My Soul forsakes her vain Delight,Stanza 2, Line 1
No prophet speaks to calm our woes,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 8, Line 1
O for a shout of sacred joyO for a shout of sacred joyStanza 1, Line 1
O may thy love inspire my tongue!O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,Stanza 8, Line 1
O may thy Spirit guide my feetLord, in the morning thou shalt hearStanza 5, Line 1
O That I knew the secret Place,O That I knew the secret Place,Stanza 1, Line 1
O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,Stanza 1, Line 1
O wash my soul from every sin,Shew pity, Lord, O Lord, forgive,Stanza 3, Line 1
O! Could we make our Doubts remove,There is a Land of pure Delight,Stanza 5, Line 1
O! If my LORD would come and meet,Why should we start, and fear to die?Stanza 3, Line 1
On a poor worm thy pow’r might tread,Once more, my soul, the rising dayStanza 4, Line 1
Once has his awful voice declar’d,My spirit looks to God alone;Stanza 5, Line 1
Once more, my soul, the rising dayOnce more, my soul, the rising dayStanza 1, Line 1
Our days are as the grass,My soul, repeat his praiseStanza 7, Line 1
Our foes would triumph in our blood,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 17, Line 1
Prepare me, LORD, for thy right Hand;Death! ’tis a melancholy DayStanza 6, Line 1
Rehearse his praise with awe profound,O for a shout of sacred joyStanza 4, Line 1
Salvation! let the Echo flySalvation! O, the joyful Sound;Stanza 3, Line 1
Salvation! O, the joyful Sound;Salvation! O, the joyful Sound;Stanza 1, Line 1
Say, Live for ever wondrous King!He dies, the Heav’nly Lover dies,Stanza 6, Line 1
See how the Pit gapes wide for you,Death! ’tis a melancholy DayStanza 4, Line 1
See what a living StoneSee what a living StoneStanza 1, Line 1
Shew pity, Lord, O Lord, forgive,Shew pity, Lord, O Lord, forgive,Stanza 1, Line 1
Should Earth against my Soul engage,When I can read my Title clearStanza 2, Line 1
Should sudden veng’ance seize my breath,Shew pity, Lord, O Lord, forgive,Stanza 5, Line 1
Sin (my worst enemy before)Sweet is the work, my God, my king,Stanza 6, Line 1
Sure I must fight if I would reign:Am I a Soldier of the Cross,Stanza 4, Line 1
Sweet Fields beyond the swelling Flood,There is a Land of pure Delight,Stanza 3, Line 1
Sweet is the day of sacred rest,Sweet is the work, my God, my king,Stanza 2, Line 1
Sweet is the work, my God, my king,Sweet is the work, my God, my king,Stanza 1, Line 1
Teach us, O Lord, how frail is man;Thro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Stanza 8, Line 1
Th' Almighty Ruler of the Sphere,My Soul forsakes her vain Delight,Stanza 5, Line 1
The British islands are the Lord’s,O for a shout of sacred joyStanza 6, Line 1
The changing wind, the flying cloud,With songs and honours sounding loudStanza 8, Line 1
The fearful Soul, that tires and faints,Broad is the Road that leads to Death,Stanza 3, Line 1
The GOD that rules on high,Come, we that love the LORD,Stanza 4, Line 1
The God we worship nowFar as thy name is knownStanza 6, Line 1
The Hill of Zion yieldsCome, we that love the LORD,Stanza 9, Line 1
The Living know that they must die;Life is the Time to serve the LORD,Stanza 3, Line 1
The Lord in veng’ance drestCome, sound his praise abroad,Stanza 6, Line 1
The Men of Grace have foundCome, we that love the LORD,Stanza 8, Line 1
The men that love and fear thy nameLord, in the morning thou shalt hearStanza 8, Line 1
The orders of thy house,Far as thy name is knownStanza 4, Line 1
The Pains, the Groans, and dying Strife,Why should we start, and fear to die?Stanza 2, Line 1
The pity of the LordMy soul, repeat his praiseStanza 5, Line 1
The rising God forsakes the Tomb,He dies, the Heav’nly Lover dies,Stanza 4, Line 1
The scribe and angry priestSee what a living StoneStanza 2, Line 1
The Sorrows of the MindCome, we that love the LORD,Stanza 2, Line 1
The whole Creation join in one,Come let us join our cheerful SongsStanza 5, Line 1
The work, O Lord, is thine,See what a living StoneStanza 3, Line 1
Their Hatred and their Love is lost,Life is the Time to serve the LORD,Stanza 4, Line 1
Then let our Songs abound,Come, we that love the LORD,Stanza 10, Line 1
Then shall I see, and hear, and knowSweet is the work, my God, my king,Stanza 7, Line 1
Then what my Thoughts design to do,Life is the Time to serve the LORD,Stanza 5, Line 1
Then will he own my worthless NameI’m not asham’d to own my LORD,Stanza 4, Line 1
Then will I teach the world thy ways;O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,Stanza 7, Line 1
There are no Acts of Pardon pastLife is the Time to serve the LORD,Stanza 6, Line 1
There everlasting Spring abides,There is a Land of pure Delight,Stanza 2, Line 1
There is a Land of pure Delight,There is a Land of pure Delight,Stanza 1, Line 1
There shall I bathe my weary SoulWhen I can read my Title clearStanza 4, Line 1
There shall we see his Face,Come, we that love the LORD,Stanza 6, Line 1
There's nothing round this spacious EarthMy Soul forsakes her vain Delight,Stanza 3, Line 1
Think of the tribes so dearly boughtWill God for ever cast us off?Stanza 2, Line 1
Think on the cov’nant thou hast made,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 16, Line 1
This awful GOD is ours;Come, we that love the LORD,Stanza 5, Line 1
This is the glorious daySee what a living StoneStanza 4, Line 1
Tho’ I have griev’d thy Spirit, Lord,O thou that hear’st when sinners cry,Stanza 4, Line 1
Thou art a God, before whose sightLord, in the morning thou shalt hearStanza 3, Line 1
Thou didst divide the raging seaWill God for ever cast us off?Stanza 12, Line 1
Thro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Thro’ ev’ry age, eternal God,Stanza 1, Line 1
Thy Saints in all this glorious WarAm I a Soldier of the Cross,Stanza 5, Line 1
Time! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Time! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 1, Line 1
To-day attend his voice,Come, sound his praise abroad,Stanza 4, Line 1
Trust him, ye saints, in all your ways,My spirit looks to God alone;Stanza 2, Line 1
Up to the Fields above the Skies,Time! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 9, Line 1
Up to the hills where Christ is gone,Lord, in the morning thou shalt hearStanza 2, Line 1
We bless thine holy wordSee what a living StoneStanza 6, Line 1
What strange deliv’rance hast thou shownWill God for ever cast us off?Stanza 11, Line 1
When from his dreadful stores on highWith songs and honours sounding loudStanza 6, Line 1
When I can read my Title clearWhen I can read my Title clearStanza 1, Line 1
When shall the Time, dear JESUS, whenTime! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 8, Line 1
When that illustrious Day shall rise,Am I a Soldier of the Cross,Stanza 6, Line 1
Where once thy churches pray’d and sang,Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 4, Line 1
While angels shout and praise their King,O for a shout of sacred joyStanza 3, Line 1
White Lilies all around appear,Time! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 5, Line 1
Why should we start, and fear to die?Why should we start, and fear to die?Stanza 1, Line 1
Will God for ever cast us off?Will God for ever cast us off?Stanza 1, Line 1
With flames they threaten to destroyWill God for ever cast us off?Stanza 6, Line 1
With joy let Judah standFar as thy name is knownStanza 2, Line 1
With songs and honours sounding loudWith songs and honours sounding loudStanza 1, Line 1
Yes, and before we riseCome, we that love the LORD,Stanza 7, Line 1
Yet may I plead with humble cries,GOD of my life, look gently down,Stanza 3, Line 1
Yet save a trembling sinner Lord,Shew pity, Lord, O Lord, forgive,Stanza 6, Line 1
Yet, mighty GOD! our fleeting DaysTime! what an empty Vapour 'tis!Stanza 4, Line 1

Wesley, Charles
A country far from mortal sight;How happy every child of graceStanza 1, Line 5
A land of deepest shade,And am I born to die?Stanza 1, Line 5
A stranger in the world below,How happy every child of graceStanza 2, Line 1
A taste of thy tormenting fearsThou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 2, Line 1
Adam’s likeness, Lord, efface,Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 9, Line 1
And am I born to die?And am I born to die?Stanza 1, Line 1
Awake from guilty nature's sleep,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 17, Line 1
Blow ye the trumpet blow,Blow ye the trumpet blow,Stanza 1, Line 1
Breathe, O breathe thy loving Spirit,Love divine, all loves excelling,Stanza 2, Line 1
Chang’d from glory into glory,Love divine, all loves excelling,Stanza 4, Line 5
Christ, by highest heav’n ador’d,Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 3, Line 1
Come, Almighty to deliver,Love divine, all loves excelling,Stanza 3, Line 1
Come, desire of nations, come,Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 7, Line 1
Extol the Lamb of God,Blow ye the trumpet blow,Stanza 3, Line 1
Father, if I may call thee so,Thou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 3, Line 1
Finish then thy new creation,Love divine, all loves excelling,Stanza 4, Line 1
Glory to God, and praise, and loveGlory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 1, Line 1
Hail the heav’nly Prince of Peace!Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 5, Line 1
Hark how all the welkin ringsHark how all the welkin ringsStanza 1, Line 1
Harlots, and publicans, and thievesGlory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 15, Line 1
He breaks the power of cancell'd sin,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 10, Line 1
He speaks; and listening to his voice,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 11, Line 1
Hear him ye deaf, his praise ye dumbGlory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 12, Line 1
How happy every child of graceHow happy every child of graceStanza 1, Line 1
How shall I leave my tomb?And am I born to die?Stanza 3, Line 1
I arm me with his mortal pain,Thou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 5, Line 5
I deprecate that death alone,Thou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 4, Line 5
I felt my Lord's atoning bloodGlory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 5, Line 1
I found, and own'd his promise true,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 6, Line 1
I must from God be driven,And am I born to die?Stanza 4, Line 5
I tremble, left the wrath divineThou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 3, Line 5
In Jesu’s name and Spirit IThou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 5, Line 1
In rapturous awe on him to gazeHow happy every child of graceStanza 8, Line 5
Its evils in a moment end,How happy every child of graceStanza 2, Line 5
Jesu, Thou art all compassion,Love divine, all loves excelling,Stanza 1, Line 5
Jesus the name that charms our fears,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 9, Line 1
Jesus, our great High-priest,Blow ye the trumpet blow,Stanza 2, Line 1
Joyful all ye nations rise,Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 2, Line 1
Let us thee, tho’ lost, regain,Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 10, Line 1
Look unto him, ye nations, ownGlory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 13, Line 1
Love divine, all loves excelling,Love divine, all loves excelling,Stanza 1, Line 1
Mild he lays his glory by,Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 6, Line 1
Murtherers, and all ye hellish crew,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 16, Line 1
My gracious Master, and my God,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 8, Line 1
Now display thy saving pow’r,Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 8, Line 1
Now on the brink of death we stand,How happy every child of graceStanza 5, Line 5
O for a thousand tongues to singGlory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 7, Line 1
O Thou that would’st not haveAnd am I born to die?Stanza 5, Line 1
O what a blessed hope is ours!How happy every child of graceStanza 7, Line 1
O would he more of heaven bestow,How happy every child of graceStanza 8, Line 1
On this glad day the glorious SunGlory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 2, Line 1
See all your sins on Jesus laid;Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 14, Line 1
Shall angel-bands conveyAnd am I born to die?Stanza 3, Line 5
Shall I regret my parted friendsHow happy every child of graceStanza 4, Line 5
Show me the way to shunAnd am I born to die?Stanza 5, Line 5
So shall I love my God,And am I born to die?Stanza 6, Line 5
Soon as from earth I go,And am I born to die?Stanza 2, Line 1
Sudden expir'd the legal strife,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 3, Line 1
Take away our power of sinning,Love divine, all loves excelling,Stanza 2, Line 5
The gospel-trumpet hear,Blow ye the trumpet blow,Stanza 6, Line 1
The race we all are running now,How happy every child of graceStanza 5, Line 1
Thee we would be always blessing,Love divine, all loves excelling,Stanza 3, Line 5
Then let me suddenly remove,How happy every child of graceStanza 6, Line 1
Then with my heart I first believ'd,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 4, Line 1
There my exalted Saviour stands,How happy every child of graceStanza 3, Line 5
There we in Jesus’ praise shall join,How happy every child of graceStanza 6, Line 5
Thou art thyself the way:And am I born to die?Stanza 6, Line 1
Thou Man of griefs, remember me,Thou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 1, Line 1
To that Jerusalem aboveHow happy every child of graceStanza 3, Line 1
To thee my last distress I bring;Thou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 4, Line 1
Unite my sorrows to thine own,Thou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 2, Line 5
Veil’d in flesh, the Godhead see,Hark how all the welkin ringsStanza 4, Line 1
Wak’d by the trumpet’s soundAnd am I born to die?Stanza 2, Line 5
We feel THE RESURRECTION near,How happy every child of graceStanza 7, Line 5
What is there here to court my stay,How happy every child of graceStanza 4, Line 1
When wrestling in the strength of prayerThou Man of griefs, remember me,Stanza 1, Line 5
Who can resolve the doubtAnd am I born to die?Stanza 4, Line 1
With me, your chief, you then shall know,Glory to God, and praise, and loveStanza 18, Line 1
Ye slaves of sin, and hellBlow ye the trumpet blow,Stanza 4, Line 1
Ye who have sold for noughtBlow ye the trumpet blow,Stanza 5, Line 1

Williams, William
A oes neb o’m holl gyfeillion,O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 2, Line 1
A ydyw cyfailll ddim ond hynny?O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 2, Line 5
Awn tàn ganu tros y moroedd,O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 5, Line 5
Bellach minau’n ëon deuaf,O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 4, Line 1
Blinais ar afonydd Babel,O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 6, Line 1
Gad y wawr fod o fy wyneb,O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 1, Line 5
Ni does neb o dan yr wybr,O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 4, Line 5
O foreu-ddydd y briodas,O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 5, Line 1
O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 1, Line 1
O ynfydrwydd! O ffolineb!O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 3, Line 1
Tyr’d a ni yn dorf gariadus,O Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 6, Line 5
Y mae’r byd yn myned heibioO Iachawdwr pechaduriaid;Stanza 3, Line 5

Books as Poetry Sources

Below are the names of books listed in The Sacred Harp (Denson and Cooper Editions) as poetry sources. Poets are listed above.

Purify’s Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs
’Tis my desire above the rest,’TIS my desire with God to walk,Stanza 8, Line 1
’Tis my desire around thy board,’TIS my desire with God to walk,Stanza 3, Line 1
’Tis my desire baptis’d to be,’TIS my desire with God to walk,Stanza 2, Line 1
’Tis my desire to bear the cross,’TIS my desire with God to walk,Stanza 5, Line 1
’Tis my desire to flee from sin,’TIS my desire with God to walk,Stanza 6, Line 1
’Tis my desire to watch and pray,’TIS my desire with God to walk,Stanza 7, Line 1
’TIS my desire with God to walk,’TIS my desire with God to walk,Stanza 1, Line 1
’Tis my desire with saints to meet,’TIS my desire with God to walk,Stanza 4, Line 1

Christian Harmony
Had I heart to hold its pleasure,Sweet the moments, rich in blessing,Stanza 2, Line 1
Nothing else could quite so charm me,Sweet the moments, rich in blessing,Stanza 2, Line 5

Hesperian Harp
But O, the sad and awful stateDear people, we have met to-day,Stanza 1, Line 5
Dear people, we have met to-day,Dear people, we have met to-day,Stanza 1, Line 1
Good Lord, what groans! what shrieks! what criesDear people, we have met to-day,Stanza 4, Line 5
O parents, take a solemn viewDear people, we have met to-day,Stanza 3, Line 1
O, how will parents tremble there,Dear people, we have met to-day,Stanza 3, Line 5
The aged sinner will not turn—Dear people, we have met to-day,Stanza 2, Line 5
The heedless youth, in all their prime,Dear people, we have met to-day,Stanza 2, Line 1
When Christ the Lord shall come again,Dear people, we have met to-day,Stanza 4, Line 1

Southern Harmony
Brethren, join your cries to help themBrethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 5, Line 5
Is there here a trembling jailer,Brethren, we have met to worship,Stanza 5, Line 1

The Christians Duty
Amen! Amen! my Soul replies,The Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 9, Line 1
But when we come to reign above,The Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 7, Line 1
Come brethren, you that love the Lord,The Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 5, Line 1
I feel that Heav’n is now begun,The Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 6, Line 1
O that this dry and barren GroundThe Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 2, Line 1
The glorious Time is rolling on,The Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 3, Line 1
The Lord into his Garden come,The Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 1, Line 1
The worst of Sinners here may findThe Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 4, Line 1
Tis there we’ll Reign, and Shout, and Sing,The Lord into his Garden come,Stanza 8, Line 1

The Lexington Collection
Beware of pleasure’s syren song,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 4, Line 1
But now your thoughts delight to sour,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 5, Line 5
But Oh! I see among the rest,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 8, Line 1
Did you not dread that hast’ning day,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 5, Line 1
Is folly’s ways, the ways of peace,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 3, Line 1
No sin or pain shall venture nigh,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 6, Line 5
Oh! come young soldiers, count the cost,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 2, Line 1
Oh! have ye ventur’d to the field?Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 1, Line 5
Oh! now upon the peaceful shore,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 9, Line 5
Oh! what contentment did you find,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 4, Line 5
Oh! who are those I now behold,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 8, Line 5
Say, do you envy those who stray,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 3, Line 5
Say, now ye lovely social band,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 1, Line 1
Shall sin entice you back again,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 2, Line 5
There on the hill of sweet repose,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 6, Line 1
There see the glorious hosts on wing,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 7, Line 1
There sits the Saviour on his throne,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 7, Line 5
Yes, now we know from whence this throng,Say now ye lovely social band,Stanza 9, Line 1

The Organ
I would see Jesus when the flow'rsI would see Jesus when the flow'rsStanza 1, Line 1
When friends I cherish most are near,I would see Jesus when the flow'rsStanza 1, Line 5

The Religious Telescope
’Tis the cold grave where silence reigns,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 25, Line 1
A while before this damsel died,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 3, Line 1
Around my head how angels shine,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 19, Line 1
At this she closed her eyes in death,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 23, Line 1
Before Jehovah’s burning bar,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 5, Line 1
Before the golden bowl is broke,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 10, Line 1
By faith I see the distant shore,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 12, Line 1
Come Sister Anna, take your leave,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 18, Line 1
Her honor’d mother she address’d,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 8, Line 1
Her weeping brother she address’d,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 14, Line 1
I hope you’ll meet me far above,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 22, Line 1
I see no pleasure here on earth,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 11, Line 1
If not, he’ll send you down to hell,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 15, Line 1
Life is the time to seek his face,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 16, Line 1
My body here must slumbering lie,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 21, Line 1
Now give yourselves up to his trust,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 17, Line 1
Oh! now my immortal soul shall rise,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 20, Line 1
Prepare yourself, O mother dear,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 13, Line 1
She call’d her father to her bed,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 4, Line 1
This lesson she has left for you,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 2, Line 1
To balls and plays you’d let me go,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 6, Line 1
While friends and kindred weep around,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 24, Line 1
Young ladies all attention give,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 1, Line 1
Your aged years have roll’d away,Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 9, Line 1
Your head is blossom’d for the grave.Young ladies all attention give,Stanza 7, Line 1

The Sacred Harp, Revised and Improved
By faith I see His bleeding side,I see One hanging on the tree,Stanza 4, Line 1
Calvary, Calvary,I see One hanging on the tree,Chorus, Line 1
I love to think of Calvary,I see One hanging on the tree,Stanza 2, Line 1
I see One hanging on the tree,I see One hanging on the tree,Stanza 1, Line 1
To-day He pleads His wounded side,I see One hanging on the tree,Stanza 3, Line 1

The Sacred Harp
Adieu, ye proud, ye light and gay,Well may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 4, Line 5
And has religion left the churchWell may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 4, Line 1
Her pastors love to live at ease,Well may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 2, Line 1
Her private members walk no moreWell may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 3, Line 1
Her sails are spread, see how swiftly she moves,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 6, Line 1
If I arrive there thenbefore you do,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 9, Line 1
No wrecks on sand-bars or dangers attend,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 4, Line 1
Oh! the old ship of Zion, hallelu’, hallelu’,What ship is this that will take us all home,Chorus, Line 1
Once she was all alive to thee,Well may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 1, Line 5
She landed all who are gone before,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 3, Line 1
She’s waiting now for a heavenward gale,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 5, Line 1
Should you arrive there then before I do,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 8, Line 1
Some few, like good Elijah, stand,Well may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 5, Line 1
Such worthless objects they pursueWell may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 2, Line 5
The Christian name they still retainWell may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 3, Line 5
The winds may blow and the billows may foam,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 2, Line 1
Well may thy servants mourn, my God,Well may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 1, Line 1
What ship is this that will take us all home,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 1, Line 1
What will the glad Christians do when above,What ship is this that will take us all home,Stanza 7, Line 1
With such, religion doth remain,Well may thy servants mourn, my God,Stanza 5, Line 5

Baltimore Collection (Hymns and Spiritual Songs, for the Use of Christians Including a Number Never Before Published)
Farewell vain world, I'm going homeO may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 5, Line 1
I soon shall hear the awful sound,O may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 7, Line 1
I soon shall pass that veil of death,O may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 6, Line 1
I'll praise him while he lends me breath,O may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 4, Line 1
I'm glad that I am born to die,O may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 3, Line 1
O may I find some humble seat,O may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 2, Line 1
O may I worthy prove to see,O may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 1, Line 1
Then shall I see my blessed God,O may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 9, Line 1
When to that blessed world I rise,O may I worthy prove to see,Stanza 8, Line 1

Battle’s Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs
Be faithful to your Saviour God,While in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 4, Line 5
But when I come to bid adieuWhile in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 1, Line 5
Farewell, my loving brethren,While in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 4, Line 1
I'm on my way to glory,While in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 2, Line 1
There sickness, pain and sorrowWhile in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 5, Line 1
There we shall meet with Jesus,While in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 5, Line 5
Though lands and rivers roll between,While in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 3, Line 5
Tis this that so constrains me,While in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 2, Line 5
While in my Master’s vineyard,While in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 3, Line 1
While in this vale of sorrow,While in this vale of sorrow,Stanza 1, Line 1

Broaddus and Broaddus’ Collection of Sacred Ballads
If Heav’n be thus far glorious, Lord,Jerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 4, Line 1
Jerusalem, my happy home,Jerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 1, Line 1
Jesus my love to glory’s gone,Jerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 6, Line 1
Millions of years around my run,Jerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 9, Line 1
My friends, I bid you all adieu,Jerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 7, Line 1
Reach down, reach down, thine arm of grace,Jerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 5, Line 1
There we shall meet and no more part,Jerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 8, Line 1
Thy garden and thy pleasant greenJerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 3, Line 1
Thy walls are made of precious stone,Jerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 2, Line 1
When we’ve been there ten thousand yearsJerusalem, my happy home,Stanza 10, Line 1

Bryan’s Songster’s Companion
Come along, come along,WHAT ship is this,Stanza 5, Line 1
Do you think she will be ableWHAT ship is this,Stanza 2, Line 1
If you get thereWHAT ship is this,Stanza 6, Line 1
Methinks her sails,WHAT ship is this,Stanza 4, Line 1
She has landed many thousands,WHAT ship is this,Stanza 3, Line 1
WHAT ship is this,WHAT ship is this,Stanza 1, Line 1

Elliott’s Sacred Lyre
And when to Jordan’s floods we are come,Our bondage here shall end by and by,Stanza 5, Line 1
Our bondage here shall end by and by,Our bondage here shall end by and by,Stanza 1, Line 1
Our Deliverer, he shall come by and by,Our bondage here shall end by and by,Stanza 2, Line 1
Then friends shall meet again who have lov’d;Our bondage here shall end by and by,Stanza 6, Line 1
Then with all the happy throng we’ll rejoice,Our bondage here shall end by and by,Stanza 7, Line 1
Tho’ Ma-rah has bitter streams, we’ll go on;Our bondage here shall end by and by,Stanza 4, Line 1
Tho’ our enemies are strong, we’ll go on,Our bondage here shall end by and by,Stanza 3, Line 1

Hall’s New Collection
Death’s iron gate our must pass through,Young people, all, attention give,Stanza 3, Line 1
Pray meditate, before too late,Young people, all, attention give,Stanza 4, Line 1
Remember you are hast’ning on,Young people, all, attention give,Stanza 2, Line 1
Will you pursue the dangerous road?Young people, all, attention give,Stanza 6, Line 1
Young man, how can you turn your face,Young people, all, attention give,Stanza 5, Line 1
Young people, all, attention give,Young people, all, attention give,Stanza 1, Line 1
Young people, all, I pray then view,Young people, all, attention give,Stanza 7, Line 1

Harrod’s Social and Camp-Meeting Songs
Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 1, Line 1
Death shall not destroy my comfort,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 2, Line 1
I’ll arise and go and meet him,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 1, Line 5
Jesus clad in dazzling splendour,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 6, Line 5
Jordan’s streams shall ne’er o’erflow me,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 2, Line 5
See the happy spirits waiting,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 3, Line 1
See, they whisper! hark! they call me,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 3, Line 5
Smiling angels now surround me,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 6, Line 1
Soon I’ll gain a full possession,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 4, Line 5
Swiftly roll, ye lingering hours!Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 5, Line 1
Worlds above are bright and glorious,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 5, Line 5
Worlds of light and crowns of glory,Brethren, see my Jesus coming,Stanza 4, Line 1

Lloyd’s The Primitive Hymns
Could we but hear its little tongueTHE little babe is gone to rest,Stanza 3, Line 1
Far from a world of sin and strife,THE little babe is gone to rest,Stanza 2, Line 1
Now let us strive the prize to gain;THE little babe is gone to rest,Stanza 5, Line 1
THE little babe is gone to rest,THE little babe is gone to rest,Stanza 1, Line 1
We could not wish it back again,THE little babe is gone to rest,Stanza 4, Line 1

Mead's General Selection
A few more rolling years at most,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 5, Line 1
All glorious in Jerusalem,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 27, Line 1
And join in praise to Jesu's name,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 26, Line 1
And never end the blessed song,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 10, Line 1
And never stop till I get there,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 12, Line 1
And shout salvation to my king,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 19, Line 1
He said, I've come for thee my love,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 30, Line 1
His speaking made me laugh and cry,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 29, Line 1
Hoping thy face in heav'n to see,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 35, Line 1
I have a place for you above,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 31, Line 1
I hope to shout eternal rounds,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 20, Line 1
I little thought he'd been so nigh,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 28, Line 1
I'll bid adieu to all my woes,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 8, Line 1
I'll join with Saints that's gone before,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 3, Line 1
I'm bound fair Canaan's land to see,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 2, Line 1
It makes me happy while I sing,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 18, Line 1
It shines around with dazzling ray,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 17, Line 1
Its flaming love which has no bounds,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 21, Line 1
May I be there that sight to see,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 25, Line 1
My hand again I give to thee,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 34, Line 1
Now here's my heart and here's my hand,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 32, Line 1
O Christians we have Heav'n to-day.Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 16, Line 1
O may I always persevere,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 11, Line 1
O may my soul march boldly one,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 9, Line 1
O what a happy company,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 24, Line 1
O what a happy time it will be,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 13, Line 1
Oh! who will come and go with me,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 1, Line 1
Then this shall be my theme above,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 23, Line 1
There on the hill of sweet repose,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 7, Line 1
There we may tell our suff'rings o'er,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 15, Line 1
To meet you in that heavenly land,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 33, Line 1
When I my friends in Heav'n shall see,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 14, Line 1
When rolling years shall cease to move,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 22, Line 1
Where sins and sorrows are no more,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 4, Line 1
Will land my soul on Canaan's coast,Oh! who will come and go with me,Stanza 6, Line 1

Mercer’s Cluster
But my complaint is bitter now,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 2, Line 5
But now I have a deeper stroke,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 1, Line 5
But now I meet them as the rest,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 3, Line 5
But now my heart’s so careless grown,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 4, Line 5
I forward go in duty’s way,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 5, Line 1
I once could mourn o’er dying men,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 4, Line 1
No: he will put his strength in me,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 6, Line 5
O That I knew the sacred place,Oh! once I had a glorious viewChorus, Line 1
O what immortal joys I felt,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 2, Line 1
Oh! once I had a glorious viewOh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 1, Line 1
On the left hand, where he doth work,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 5, Line 5
Once I could joy the saints to meet,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 3, Line 1
What shall I do?—shall I lie down,Oh! once I had a glorious viewStanza 6, Line 1

Peak's New Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs
JESUS, grant us all a blessing,JESUS, grant us all a blessing,Stanza 1, Line 1
Jesus, pardon all our follies,JESUS, grant us all a blessing,Stanza 2, Line 1
May thy blessing, Lord, go with usJESUS, grant us all a blessing,Stanza 3, Line 1

Rippon’s Selection
’TIS religion that can give’TIS religion that can giveStanza 1, Line 1
“Even down to old age my people shall proveHow firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord,Stanza 6, Line 1
“Fear not, I am with thee, O be not dismay’d,How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord,Stanza 3, Line 1
“The soul that on Jesus has lean’d for repose,How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord,Stanza 7, Line 1
“When thro’ fiery trials thy pathways shall lie,How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord,Stanza 5, Line 1
“When thro’ the deep waters I call thee to go,How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord,Stanza 4, Line 1
After death its joys will be’TIS religion that can giveStanza 2, Line 1
How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord,How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord,Stanza 1, Line 1
In every condition, in sickness, in health,How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord,Stanza 2, Line 1

Tate & Brady’s New Version
For God the Lord enthron’d in StateO come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 3, Line 1
For he’s our God, our Shepherd he,O come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 7, Line 1
Into his Presence let us haste,O come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 2, Line 1
Let not your hard’ned Hearts renewO come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 8, Line 1
O come, loud Anthems let us sing.O come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 1, Line 1
O let us to his Courts repair,O come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 6, Line 1
The Depths of Earth are in his Hand,O come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 4, Line 1
The rowling Ocean’s vast AbyssO come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 5, Line 1
They ne’er will tread my righteous Path;O come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 11, Line 1
They, forty Years, my Patience griev’d,O come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 10, Line 1
When thro’ the Wilderness they mov’d,O come, loud Anthems let us sing.Stanza 9, Line 1