Book Of Hymns For Public And Private Devotion by Various
INDEX OF FIRST LINES.
According to Thy gracious word, 139 Acquaint thee, O spirit, acquaint thee with God, 199 Affliction's faded form draws nigh, 329 Ages, ages have departed, 439 A holy air is breathing round, 157 All around us, fair with flowers, 306 All from the sun's uprise, 495 All men are equal in their birth, 182 All-seeing God! 'tis Thine to know, 288 All ye nations, praise the Lord, 499 Almighty Father! Thou hast many a blessing, 217 Almighty God! in humble prayer, 43 Almighty Spirit, now behold, 594 Am I a soldier of the cross, 311 An offering at the shrine of power, 426 Another day its course has run, 372 Another hand is beckoning us, 404 Approach not the altar with gloom in thy soul, 464 As down in the sunless retreats of the ocean, 96 As every day Thy mercy spares, 59 As oft, with worn and weary feet, 113 As the hart, with eager looks, 226 As the sun's enlivening eye, 69 Author of good, we rest on Thee, 260 A voice from the desert, 103 A voice upon the midnight air, 131 Awake, my soul! lift up thine eyes, 318 Awake, my soul! stretch every nerve, 315 Awake, our souls, away, our fears, 541 A wondrous star our pioneer, 424 Bear on, my soul! the bitter cross, 532 Before Jehovah's awful throne, 18 Behold, night's shadows fade, 550 Behold, the Prince of Peace, 112 Behold the son, how bright, 170 Be near us, O Father, through night's silent hour, 556 Beneath the shadow of the cross, 564 Beneath the thick but struggling clouds, 295 Beneath Thy trees to-day we meet, 459 Be still! be still! for all around, 4 Be still, my heart! these anxious cares, 323 Be Thou, O God, by night, by day, 551 Birds have their quiet rest, 126 Bless, O Lord, each opening year, 566 Blessed be Thy name forever, 55 Blessed, blessed are the dead, 348 Blest are the pure in heart, 281 Bread of heaven, on thee we feed, 153 Breast the wave, Christian, when it is strongest, 317 Brightest and best of the sons of the morning, 108 Brother, hast thou wandered far, 195 Brother, the angels say, 358 Brother, thou art gone before us, 403 Brother, though from yonder sky, 405 Brother, will you slight the message, 511 Burden of shame and woe, 133 By cool Siloam's shady rill, 444 By earth hemmed in, by earth oppressed, 455 Call the Lord thy sure salvation, 534 Calm on the bosom of thy God, 410 Calm on the listening ear of night, 106 Cheek grow pale, but heart be vigorous, 320 Child, amidst the flowers at play, 98 Christ to the young man said, 569 Clay to clay, and dust to dust, 406 Climb we the mountain afar, 440 Come at the morning hour, 463 Come, kingdom of our God, 584 Come, said Jesus' sacred voice, 121 Come, Thou Almighty King, 480 Come to Jesus, O my brothers, 161 Come to me, thoughts of heaven, 519 Come to the house of prayer, 1 Come to the land of peace, 360 Come unto me, when shadows darkly gather, 160 |Come who will,| the voice from heaven, 159 Come, ye disconsolate, where'er ye languish, 162 Come, ye who love the Lord, 3 Commit thou all thy griefs, 254 Creator of all, through whose all-seeing might, 558 Cross, reproach and tribulation, 535 Darkness o'er the world was brooding, 104 Dark were the paths our Master trod, 128 Daughter of Zion, awake from thy sadness, 583 Daughter of Zion! from the dust, 179 Day by day the manna fell, 30 Dear as Thou wast, and justly dear, 407 Deem not that they are blest alone, 326 Down the dark future; through long generations, 421 Earth's busy sounds, and ceaseless din, 481 Ere to the world again we go, 503 Eternal and immortal King, 537 Eternal God! Almighty Cause, 471 Ever patient, loving, meek, 120 Every bird that upward springs, 544 Fading, still fading, the last beam is shining, 370 Faint the earth, and parched with drought, 598 Faint not, poor traveller, though the way, 322 Fare thee well, our fondly cherished, 411 Far from mortal cares retreating, 9 Far from the world, O Lord, I flee, 94 Father, adored in worlds above, 490 Father and God of all mankind, 29 Father divine, the Saviour cried, 130 Father divine, this deadening power control, 514 Father divine, our wants relieve, 523 Father! glorify Thy name, 269 Father, glory be to Thee, 57 Father in heaven to whom our hearts, 41 Father, in Thy mysterious presence kneeling, 33 Father, in Thy presence now, 381 Father! I wait Thy word. The son doth stand, 268 Father, I will not pray, 235 Father of light, conduct our feet, 37 Father of mercies! God of peace, 567 Father of might, my bonds I feel, 527 Father of spirits, humbly bent before Thee, 52 Father, source of every blessing, 245 Father, supply my every need, 501 Father supreme! Thou high and holy One, 553 Father, there is no change to live with Thee, 77 Father, this slumber shake, 515 Father! Thy paternal care, 22 Father! Thy wonders do not singly stand, 79 Father, to Thy kind love we owe, 78 Father! to us Thy children, humbly kneeling, 46 Father, united by Thy grace, 45 Father! we bless the gentle care, 509 Father! we look up to Thee, 539 Father, whate'er of earthly bliss, 470 Father, when o'er our trembling hearts, 213 Father, who art on high, 40 Father, who in the olive shade, 341 Fear was within the tossing bark, 115 Feeble, helpless, how shall I, 214 Flung to the heedless winds, 428 Followers of Christ! arise, 542 For all Thy saints, O God, 167 Forever with the Lord, 231 For mercies past we praise Thee, Lord, 507 Forth from the dark and stormy sky, 6 Forth went the heralds of the cross, 165 Fountain of life, and God of love, 396 From all that dwell below the skies, 63 From every fear and doubt, O Lord, 35 From foes that would our land devour, 434 From Greenland's icy mountains, 416 From the recesses of a lowly spirit, 489 From Zion's holy hill there rose, 473 Gently fall the dews of eve, 335 Give to the winds thy fears, 256 Glorious things of thee are spoken, 180 Glory be to God on high, 53 Glory to God, whose witness-train, 429 God comes with succor speedy, 596 God, in the high and holy place, 80 God is in His holy temple, 466 God is love; His mercy brightens, 73 God is our refuge and our strength, 255 God made all His creatures free, 189 God moves in a mysterious way, 259 God of all grace, we come to Thee, 31 God of eternity! from Thee, 565 God of mercy! God of love, 201 God of my life, whose gracious power, 530 God of our fathers, by whose hand, 68 God of the changing year, whose arm of power, 400 God of the earnest heart, 592 God of the ocean, earth and sky, 87 God of the prophet's power, 168 God of the year! with songs of praise, 398 God's angels, not only on high do they sing, 579 God that madest earth and heaven, 367 Go in peace! serene dismission, 64 Gone is the hollow murky night, 600 Go, preach the gospel in my name, 385 Go, suffering pilgrim of the earth, 321 Go to dark Gethsemane, 143 Go to the grave in all thy glorious prime, 408 Go when the morning shineth, 97 Great God, and wilt Thou condescend, 448 Great God, the followers of Thy son, 24 Great Ruler of all nature's frame, 546 Grows dark thy path before thee, 456 Guide us, Lord, while hand in hand, 62 Hallelujah! best and sweetest, 498 Hark! the glad sound, the Saviour comes, 109 Hark! through the waking earth, 188 Hasten, Lord, to my release, 216 Hast thou, midst life's empty noises, 301 Hath not thy heart within thee burned, 90 Hear, Father, hear our prayer, 488 Hear what God, the Lord, hath spoken, 192 Heave, mighty ocean, heave, 430 Heaven is a state of rest from sin, 232 Heavenly Father, to whose eye, 493 He knelt, the Saviour knelt and prayed, 132 He lived as none but he has lived, 125 Heralds of creation! cry, 465 Here, in this place of prayer, 12 He sendeth sun, he sendeth shower, 264 He was there alone, when even, 118 Holy and reverend is the name, 491 Holy Father, Thou hast taught me, 528 Holy, holy, holy Lord God Almighty, 49 Holy Son of God most high, 114 Holy Spirit, source of gladness, 483 House of our God, with cheerful anthems ring, 397 How beauteous were the marks divine, 124 How blest the righteous when he dies, 350 How dear is the thought, that the angels of God, 355 How gentle God's commands, 258 How glad the tone when summer's sun, 394 How happy is be, born or taught, 279 How little of ourselves we know, 325 How long, O Lord, his brother's blood, 185 How shall we praise Thee, Lord of light, 25 How sweet, how calm, this Sabbath morn, 374 How sweetly flowed the gospel's sound, 119 Hush the loud cannon's roar, 184 I am free! I am free! I have broken away, 244 I cannot always trace the way, 74 If love the noblest, purest, best, 146 If on our daily course our mind, 304 In pleasant lands have fallen the lines, 433 In the broad fields of heaven, 413 In the cross of Christ we glory, 145 In the morning I will pray, 364 In the Saviour's hour of death, 134 In Thy courts let peace be found, 14 In time of tribulation, 548 In trouble and in grief, O God, 334 In vain we thus recall to mind, 149 I saw on earth another light, 91 Israel's shepherd, guide us, feed us, 58 Is there a lone and dreary hour, 266 Is this a fast for me, 387 I thirst! O grant the waters pure, 236 It is a faith sublime and sure, 356 It is finished! glorious word, 136 It is finished! Man of sorrows, 141 It is the hour of prayer, 506 It was no path of flowers, 142 I want a principle within, 224 I want the spirit of power within, 223 Jesus shall reign where'er the sun, 176 Jesus, we thy promise claim, 560 Jesus, while he dwelt below, 452 Jews were wrought to cruel madness, 135 Joy! joy! a year is born, 389 Joy to the world! the Lord is come, 110 Launch thy bark, mariner, 431 Leader of Israel's host, and guide, 270 Lead us with Thy gentle sway, 502 Let me not wander comfortless, 338 Let the world despise and leave me, 536 Lift your glad voices in triumph on high, 137 Light of life, seraphic fire, 21 Like morning, when her early breeze, 510 Like shadows gliding o'er the plain, 402 Lo! God is here; let us adore, 13 Lo! my shepherd's hand divine, 469 Lord! before Thy presence come, 17 Lord! deliver; Thou canst save, 581 Lord! dismiss us with Thy blessing, 70 Lord! from Thy blessed throne, 415 Lord! have mercy when we pray, 204 Lord! I believe a rest remains, 228 Lord! I believe; Thy power I own, 207 Lord! in heaven, Thy dwelling-place, 54 Lord! in whose might the Saviour trod, 117 Lord Jesus, come! for here, 173 Lord, lead the way the Saviour went, 575 Lord of the families below, 504 Lord of the Sabbath, hear our vows, 373 Lord of the wide-extended main, 572 Lord of the worlds above, 16 Lord of the world, who hast preserved, 557 Lord, once our faith in man no fear could move, 420 Lord! subdue our selfish will, 505 Lord! Thou didst arise and say, 186 Lord! Thy glory fills the heaven, 47 Lord! what offering shall we bring, 11 Lord! when Thine ancient people cried, 438 Lord! whom winds and seas obey, 570 Lo! the lilies of the field, 267 Love divine, all love excelling, 8 Love on! love on! but not the things that own, 298 Lowly and solemn be, 344 Many a power within earth's bosom, 432 Mark the soft-falling snow, 169 May freedom speed onward, wherever the blood, 582 Meet and right it is to sing, 497 Men! whose boast it is that ye, 437 Mighty God! the first, the last, 72 Mighty One! whose name is holy, 414 My dear Redeemer, and my Lord, 147 My Father, when around me spread, 337 My God! all nature owns Thy sway, 86 My God! in life's most doubtful hour, 531 My God! in morning's radiant hour, 56 My God, I thank Thee! may no thought, 327 My God, my Father, while I stray, 263 My God, my strength, my hope, 225 My God, permit me not to be, 221 My soul, be on thy guard, 543 My soul no more shall strive in vain, 241 Nature hath seasons of repose, 586 Nay, tell us not of dangers dire, 309 Nearer, my God, to Thee, 239 No human eyes Thy face may see, 76 No more, on earth no more, 352 None loves me, Father, with Thy love, 249 Not in the name of pride, 155 Not in this simple rite alone, 152 Not only doth the voiceful day, 89 Not that Thy boundless love, my God, 275 Not to the terrors of the Lord, 454 Not with the flashing steel, 419 Now from the altar of our hearts, 508 Now gird your patient loins again, 451 Now host with host assembling, 576 Now let our voices join, 590 Now that the sun is beaming bright, 365 Now the shades of night are gone, 363 O, Almighty God of love, 524 O be not faithless! with the morn, 297 O come and dwell in me, 517 O, draw me, Father, after Thee, 222 O'er silent field and lonely lawn, 461 O'er the mount and through the moor, 308 O fairest born of love and light, 181 Of all the thoughts of God that are, 479 O Father, humbly we repose, 250 O Father, lift our souls above, 39 O Father, though the anxious fear, 7 O for a faith that will not shrink, 520 O for a heart to praise my God, 518 O from these visions dark and drear, 208 O give thanks to Him who made, 496 O God, by whom the seed is given, 65 O God! I thank Thee that the night, 366 O God! the darkness roll away, 172 O God! Thy children, gathered here, 384 O God! to Thee our hearts would pay, 401 O God! to Thee who first hast given, 243 O God! we praise Thee, and confess, 50 O God! who knowest how frail we are, 34 O God, whose presence glows in all, 23 Oh God, that mad'st the earth and sky, 545 O, he whom Jesus loved has truly spoken, 578 O, heaven is where no secret dread, 361 O help us, Lord! each hour of need, 209 O here, if ever, God of love, 158 O holy Father, 'mid the calm, 26 O, if thy brow serene and calm, 287 O know ye not that ye, 280 O let my trembling soul be still, 252 O Lord! how happy should we be, 230 O Lord! through Thee we own, 246 O Lord! Thy heavenly grace impart, 242 O Love! how cheering is thy ray, 233 O lovely voices of the sky, 107 On earth was darkness spread, 138 One cup of healing oil and wine, 291 One prayer I have, all prayers in one, 521 O, not alone on the mount of prayer, 290 O, not alone with outward sign, 198 |O, not for these alone I pray,| 151 O not to crush with abject fear, 122 O not when the death-prayer is said, 343 On the dark wave of Galilee, 127 On the dewy breath of even, 554 Onward, Christian, though the region, 313 Onward speed thy conquering flight, 591 Open, Lord, mine inward ear, 93 Oppression shall not always reign, 190 O pure Reformers! not in vain, 191 O, richly, Father, have I been, 203 O sacred head, now wounded, 562 O say not, think not, heavenly notes, 443 O send me not away! for I would drink, 202 O source divine, and life of all, 75 O speed thee, Christian, on thy way, 316 O spirit, freed from earth, 351 O Spirit of the living God, 587 O stay thy tears! for they are blest, 346 O still trust on, if in the heart, 299 O suffering Friend of human kind, 129 O Thou, at whose divine command, 486 O Thou, at whose rebuke, the grave, 441 O Thou from whom all goodness flows, 211 O Thou great Friend to all the sons of men, 156 O Thou great Spirit, who along, 500 O Thou, in whom the weary find, 513 O Thou, the primal fount of life and peace, 477 O Thou, to whom in ancient time, 81 O Thou, who all things dost control, 512 O Thou, who driest the mourner's tear, 475 O Thou, who hast at Thy command, 38 O Thou, who hast Thy servants taught, 482 O Thou, who in the garden's shade, 140 O Thou, whose own vast temple stands, 383 O Thou, whose power o'er moving worlds presides, 467 O Thou, whose power stupendous, 388 O Thou, whose presence went before, 435 Our blest Redeemer, ere he breathed, 193 Our country is Immanuel's ground, 449 Our Father, God! not face to face, 487 Our Father, through the coming year, 390 Our Father! we thank Thee for sleep, 460 Our God is a spirit, and they who aright, 20 Our heavenly Father, hear, 28 Our pathway oft is wet with tears, 331 Out of the depths of woe, 547 O what though our feet may not tread where Christ trod, 150 O where are kings and empires now, 588 O where shall rest be found, 227 O who shall say he knows the folds, 283 Part in peace! is day before us, 60 Partners of a glorious hope, 561 Peace of God, which knows no measure, 61 Pour, blessed Gospel, glorious news for man, 177 Pour forth the oil, -- pour boldly forth, 294 Praise and thanks and cheerful love, 391 Praise the Lord, when blushing morning, 393 Praise the Lord, ye heavens adore Him, 51 Praise to God, immortal praise, 468 Prayer is the soul's sincere desire, 99 Prayer is to God the soul's sure way, 100 Press on, press on! ye sons of light, 312 Prisoners of hope, be strong, be bold, 593 Quiet from God! how beautiful to keep, 282 Quiet, Lord, my froward heart, 234 Rejoice in God alway, 257 Return, my soul, unto thy rest, 218 Rise, my soul, and stretch thy wings, 238 Saviour, I my cross have taken, 272 Scorn not the slightest word or deed, 307 |See how he loved,| exclaimed the Jews, 123 See Israel's gentle shepherd stand, 445 See the Lord, thy helper, stand, 253 Send kindly light amid the encircling gloom, 220 Shall we grow weary in our watch, 278 Shine on our souls, eternal God, 42 Sing, ye redeemed of the Lord, 597 Slavery and death the cup contains, 577 Sleep not, soldier of the cross, 314 Slowly, by God's hand unfurled, 371 Songs of praise the angels sang, 48 Sons of men, behold from far, 111 Soul! celestial in thy birth, 197 Source of light and life divine, 368 Sow in the morn thy seed, 540 Speak gently, -- it is better far,