Hymns for Christian Devotion
Hymns for Christian Devotion
J.G. Adams

J.G. Adams and E.H. Chapin; Produced by Ryan Wheeler, Stephen Hutcheson, Alicia Williams, and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team at //www.pgdp.net
Table of Contents


Title Page

PREFACE.

GENERAL INDEX OF SUBJECTS

INDEX OF FIRST LINES.

PARTICULAR INDEX OF SUBJECTS.

INTRODUCTION AND CLOSE OF WORSHIP.

1. -- Humble Worship

2. -- Solemn Invocation.

3. -- Exhortation to Praise.

4. -- Public Worship.

5. -- The Same.

6. -- "How amiable are thy Tabernacles, O Lord of Hosts."

7. -- The Lord's Day.

8. -- The Blessing of the Sabbath.

9. -- Love of Sabbath Service.

10. -- A Prayer for Lord's Day.

11. -- Invoking God's Aid.

12. -- Invocation for Lord's Day Morning.

13. -- Attendance on Worship.

14. -- Delight in the House of God.

15. -- Divine Love.

16. -- Universal Worship.

17. -- Prayer for special Favor.

18. -- Daily and nightly Devotion.

19. -- The Delight of Worship.

20. -- Call to the House of Prayer.

21. -- Delight in Public Worship.

22. -- A Blessing humbly requested.

23. -- For Opening or Close of Service.

24. -- Seeking Refuge.

25. -- The House of God.

26. -- The Fount of Blessing.

27. -- A Blessing sought.

28. -- Preparation for Worship.

29. -- "Hallowed be Thy name."

30. -- Pleasures of Spiritual Worship.

31. -- God present in the Sanctuary.

32. -- A Blessing sought.

33. -- Public Worship.

34. -- Truth and Love.

35. -- Invoking a Blessing.

36. -- A Prayer for Lord's Day.

37. -- Evening Worship.

38. -- The Sabbath of the Soul.

39. -- Lowly Praise.

40. -- The Day of Rest.

41. -- Improvement of the Sabbath.

42. -- Sabbath Worship.

43. -- The Delights of the Sabbath.

44. -- The Hour of Prayer.

45. -- Devout Worship of God.

46. -- The Sabbath Welcomed.

47. -- Public Worship. Ps. 95.

48. -- Homage and Devotion.

49. -- The Lord's Day.

50. -- Christian Worship.

51. -- The Lord's Prayer.

52. -- Mutual Invitation.

53. -- "The Lord God is a Sun and Shield." Ps. 84.

54. -- House of God.

55. -- Sabbath Day.

56. -- Introduction to Evening Worship.

57. -- Going to Church. Ps. 122.

58. -- Sabbath Morning.

59. -- The Sabbath.

60. -- The Lord's Day Morning.

61. -- Sabbath on Earth and in Heaven. Ps. 92.

62. -- The Sabbath and the Earthly Temple.

63. -- Longing for the House of God.

64. -- The Worship of Earth and Heaven.

65. -- Watchfulness and Brotherly Reproof. Ps. 141.

66. -- The Pleasure of Public Worship. Ps. 84.

67. -- "Speak, Lord, for thy servant heareth."

68. -- For a Blessing on Worship.

69. -- Sabbath Hymn.

70. -- The Worship of the Heart.

71. -- Sunday Evening.

72. -- Invitation to pure Worship.

73. -- Worship in spirit and in truth.

74. -- Subjection to the Father of Spirits.

75. -- Public Worship.

76. -- The Divine Spirit implored.

77. -- "The healthful spirit of God's grace."

78. -- Life dedicated to God.

79. -- Sabbath Evening.

CLOSE OF WORSHIP. --

80. -- Close of Worship. Evening.

81. -- Prayer for Divine Direction.

82. -- Prayer for a Blessing.

83. -- After Divine Service.

84. -- Closing Hymn.

85. -- Closing Supplication.

86. -- "The Seed is the Word of God."

87. -- "God giveth the Increase."

88. -- Dismission.

89. -- The Same.

90. -- Thanks at the Close of Service.

91. -- Close of Worship. Evening.

92. -- Close of Evening Worship.

93. -- Close of Service.

94. -- Praise from all Lands.

95. -- The Joy and Blessing of Worship.

96. -- Close of Worship.

97. -- Close of Worship. Evening.

98. -- Dismission.

99. -- Sunday Evening.

100. -- The Lord's Prayer.

CHARACTER, ATTRIBUTES AND PROVIDENCE OF GOD.

101. -- Being of God. 1 There is a God--all nature speaks

102. -- God our Father.

103. -- The Paternal Love of God.

104. -- Omnipotence of God.

105. -- Almighty Power and Majesty of God.

106. -- God is Everywhere.

107. -- Eternity of God.

108. -- Where is God?

109. -- The all-seeing God.

110. -- God Good and Omniscient.

111. -- Omniscience and Omnipresence.

112. -- Infinity of God.

113. -- The Majesty of God.

114. -- God is Love.

115. -- God the Creator.

116. -- Omnipresence of God.

117. -- The Perfections of God.

118. -- "God is a Spirit."

119. -- Power, Wisdom and Goodness of God.

120. -- God our Father.

121. -- God Incomprehensible.

122. -- God seen in his Works.

123. -- God the Creator.

124. -- God, our Creator and Benefactor.

125. -- The Good Providence of God. Ps. 36.

126. -- God Incomprehensible.

127. -- God Unchangeable.

128. -- Purposes of God developed by his Providence.

129. -- "The darkness and the light are both alike to thee."

130. -- Universal Goodness of God.

131. -- The Omnipresent Peace of God.

132. -- Providence Kind and Bountiful.

133. -- A Holy God. Ps. 99.

134. -- God's Condescension.

135. -- God the Universal Benefactor.

136. -- The Holiness of God.

137. -- Unity of God.

138. -- All-embracing Providence of God.

139. -- The Mysteries of Providence.

140. -- "Whither shall I go from thy presence?"

141. -- Perfection of God.

142. -- "Canst thou find out the Almighty?"

143. -- The surpassing Glory of God.

144. -- Majesty of God. Ps. 18.

145. -- Decrees and Providence of God.

146. -- "God, with whom is no Variableness."

147. -- God Omnipresent.

148. -- Providence Mysterious.

GENERAL PRAISE.

149. -- Praise to the great Jehovah. 1 Be thou

150. -- Adoration.

151. -- God Glorious.

152. -- Invitation to offer Praise.

153. -- Praise to God.

154. -- Praise and Holiness.

155. -- The Divine Glories Celebrated.

156. -- Perpetual Praise.

157. -- The Same.

158. -- The Same. Ps. 145.

159. -- The Same. Ps. 150.

160. -- Praise from Heaven and Earth.

161. -- Praise from all Nature. Ps. 148.

162. -- A Call to Praise.

163. -- Universal Praise.

164. -- Te Deum.

165. -- God of our Salvation.

166. -- General Praise.

167. -- The Same.

RELIGION OF NATURE.

168. -- God revealed in his Works. 1 Great God! the heavens' well ordered frame Declares the glory of thy name

169. -- Praise from all Nature.

170. -- God of Life.

171. -- Universal Praise.

172. -- Goodness of God in his Works.

173. -- The Beauties of Creation.

174. -- All Things are of God.

175. -- The Heavens declare the Glory of God.

176. -- The Creator, God.

177. -- Nature's Evening Hymn.

178. -- "Day unto day uttereth speech, and night unto night showeth knowledge."

179. -- "Consider the lilies of the field;--behold the fowls of the air."

180. -- Religious Influences of Nature.

181. -- "Day unto day uttereth speech."

182. -- The Visible World a Shadow of the Invisible.

183. -- Nature a Temple.

THE SCRIPTURES.

184. -- Perfection of God's Law. 1 God's perfect law converts the soul

185. -- Nature and Scripture. Ps. 19.

186. -- Light and Glory of the Word.

187. -- Praise to God for his Word.

188. -- Nature and Scripture. Ps. 19.

189. -- The Value of the Scriptures.

190. -- Sufficiency of the Scriptures.

191. -- Superiority of the Scriptures.

192. -- The Gospel Revelation.

193. -- Revelation. Ps. 119.

194. -- The Scriptures.

195. -- Comfort from the Bible.

196. -- The Same.

197. -- The Bible.

CHRIST; HIS CHARACTER AND OFFICES.

198. -- The Saviour Foretold. 1 Behold my servant; see him rise Exalted in my might! Him have I chosen

199. -- "Prepare ye the Way of the Lord."

200. -- Report of the Watchman.

201. -- Song of the Angels of Bethlehem.

202. -- Christmas Hymn.

203. -- Christmas Hymn.

204. -- Christmas Hymn.

205. -- Christmas Hymn.

206. -- Christmas Hymn.

207. -- Christmas Hymn.

208. -- Christmas Hymn.

209. -- Star of the East.

210. -- Christ's Birth.

211. -- Christmas Hymn.

212. -- The Mission of Christ.

213. -- The Kingdom of Christ.

214. -- John the Herald of Christ.

215. -- The Baptism of Jesus.

216. -- Christ the Light of the World.

217. -- Jesus Preaching the Gospel.

218. -- Miracles of Christ.

219. -- "That ye through his poverty might be rich."

220. -- "Peace! be still!"

221. -- The Pool of Bethesda.

222. -- The Holy Guest.

223. -- "He steadfastly set his face to go to Jerusalem."

224. -- Christ's Entry into Jerusalem.

225. -- Christ's New Command to his Disciples.

226. -- The Agony in Gethsemane.

227. -- Christ's Passion.

228. -- Christ in Gethsemane.

229. -- Agony in the Garden.

230. -- Christ our Example in Sufferings.

231. -- The Crucifixion of Christ.

232. -- A Dying Saviour.

233. -- Christ Suffering on the Cross.

234. -- Christ's Death and Resurrection.

235. -- Christ's Resurrection.

236. -- The Same.

237. -- Ascension and Reign of Christ.

238. -- Example of Christ.

239. -- The Same.

240. -- Excellency of Christ.

241. -- Christ's Submission to his Father's Will.

242. -- "Greater love hath no man than this."

243. -- "I am the Way, the Truth and the Life."

244. -- Christ All and in All.

245. -- Christ the Resting-Place.

246. -- The Spiritual Coronation.

247. -- Attraction of the Cross.

248. -- "They shall look on Him whom they pierced."

249. -- Following Christ.

250. -- Jesus our Leader.

251. -- Christ's Example in Forgiving.

252. -- God's Servant.

253. -- The Image of the Invisible God.

254. -- Christ the Corner-Stone.

255. -- The Hiding-place.

256. -- Blessings of the Gospel.

THE GOSPEL, AND ITS INVITATIONS.

257. -- The Gospel Trumpet. 1 Let every mortal ear attend

258. -- "The entrance of thy Word giveth Light."

259. -- Gospel Invitations.

260. -- God's Glory in the Gospel.

261. -- The Jubilee Proclaimed.

262. -- Gospel Call to the Church.

263. -- The Gospel Advancing.

264. -- The Fountain of Living Waters.

265. -- Now is the Day of Grace.

266. -- Invitation to the Gospel Feast.

267. -- The Same.

268. -- The Sinner entreated to awake.

269. -- The Gospel gives Peace and Rest.

270. -- Invitation.

271. -- The Same.

272. -- Call to the Wandering.

273. -- "Her sins, which are many, are forgiven; for she loved much."

274. -- To the Prodigal Son.

275. -- Gospel Invitations.

276. -- The Blessings of the Gospel.

277. -- All Things Ready.

278. -- Coming to Christ.

279. -- Saviour's Voice.

280. -- Power of the Gospel.

281. -- Gospel Invitation.

282. -- The Same.

283. -- The Weary, Pained, and Guilty, Invited.

TRIUMPH OF CHRISTIANITY.

284. -- Christ's Kingdom among the Gentiles. 1 Jesus shall reign where'er the sun Does his successive journeys run; His kingdom stretch from shore to shore Till moons shall wax and wane no more. 2 For him shall endless prayer be made, And endless praises crown his head; His name, like sweet perfume, shall rise With every morning sacrifice. 3 People and realms of every tongue Dwell on his love with sweetest song; And infant voices shall proclaim Their early blessings on his name. 4 Blessings abound where'er he reigns; The joyful prisoner bursts his chains; The weary find eternal rest, And all the sons of want are blest. 5 Let every creature rise and bring Peculiar honors to our King; Angels descend with songs again And earth repeat the loud Amen.

285. -- The Kingdom of God on Earth.

286. -- The Same.

287. -- The Universal King.

288. -- Blessings of Christ's Kingdom.

289. -- Blessings of Christ's Universal Reign.

290. -- The Gospel Feast.

291. -- The Fulness of the Gentiles.

292. -- Influence of the Gospel like Rain.

293. -- Efficacy of the Gospel.

294. -- Universal Redemption.

295. -- "The Gentiles shall see thy Righteousness."

296. -- Progress of Gospel Truth.

297. -- Universal Reign of Christ.

298. -- Predicted Glory of the Messiah's Kingdom.

299. -- Encouraging Prospects.

300. -- Universal Hallelujah.

301. -- Prospect of Universal Blessedness.

302. -- The Cloud and Pillar of Fire.

303. -- The Kingdom of God.

304. -- The Kingdom of Christ.

305. -- Christ's Triumph.

306. -- The Progress of the Gospel.

307. -- The Reconciliation.

308. -- Glory of the Church.

309. -- Christian's Song of Triumph.

310. -- Gospel Freedom Universal.

311. -- Reign of Christ. Isa. 35.

312. -- The Wilderness Transformed. Is. 41:18, 19.

313. -- The Gospel Triumphant.

314. -- The Church exulting in the Government of Jehovah.

315. -- Restoration of Israel.

316. -- The Same.

317. -- Prayer for the Jews.

318. -- The Missionary Angel.

319. -- The Glory of the Church in the Latter Day. Is. 60:1.

320. -- Desiring Christ's Triumph.

321. -- Millennium Hymn.

322. -- Kingdom of Christ.

REPENTANCE AND REFORMATION.

323. -- Prayer for Mercy in Spiritual Need. 1 Lord

324. -- The Prodigal's Return.

325. -- Imploring Forgiveness and Renewal of Heart.

326. -- Inconstancy Lamented.

327. -- God's Mercy to the Penitent.

328. -- Returning to God.

329. -- Sense of Sin.

330. -- The True Penitent.

331. -- Translated by J. Wesley.

332. -- Vain Repentance.

333. -- "There is Joy in Heaven over one Sinner that Repenteth."

334. -- Freedom from Error, Guilt and Folly.

335. -- For Divine Guidance.

336. -- Pardon.

337. -- Peace after a Storm.

338. -- For a Life devoted to God's Glory.

CHRISTIAN CHARACTER AND LIFE.

339. -- "Ye shall know them by their Fruits." 1 So let our lips and lives express The holy gospel we profess: So let our works and virtues shine

340. -- The Christian's Life and his Hope.

341. -- "Thou shalt love the Lord thy God."

342. -- Walking with God.

343. -- Watchfulness and Prayer inculcated.

344. -- The Beatitudes.

345. -- Patience.

346. -- "Who shall abide in thy tabernacle?" Ps. 15.

347. -- The Same.

348. -- "Blessed are the Meek."

349. -- The Blessing of Meekness.

350. -- The Pure Heart.

351. -- "Blessed are the Pure in Heart."

352. -- Prudence.

353. -- Humility.

354. -- Humility and Submission.

355. -- Love to God and our Neighbor.

356. -- Active Piety.

357. -- Example of the Saviour.

358. -- "Again, I say--Watch!"

359. -- The Use of Present Opportunities.

360. -- The Christian's Contest, Rest, and Hope.

361. -- The whole Armor.

362. -- The Christian Warrior.

363. -- Religion.

364. -- The Humble and Pure Accepted.

365. -- A Call to Prayer.

366. -- Secret Prayer.

367. -- The Warfare of the Soul.

368. -- The Christian Race.

369. -- Christian Courage and Self-denial.

370. -- The Christian Race.

371. -- What is Prayer?

372. -- "I will that men pray everywhere."

373. -- Pray without ceasing.

374. -- "We walk by faith, not by sight."

375. -- The Power of Faith.

376. -- Excellence of Faith.

377. -- Prayer for Strong Faith.

378. -- Hope.

379. -- The Christian rejoicing in Hope.

380. -- The Hope, the Star, the Voice.

381. -- Law of Love.

382. -- The Same.

383. -- Love to God.

384. -- Love to all Mankind.

385. -- The Two Commandments.

386. -- Christ's Love to Enemies our Example.

387. -- Faith, Hope and Charity.

388. -- The Christian Graces.

389. -- A Living and a Dead Faith.

390. -- "Two men went up into the temple to pray."

391. -- Brotherly Love. Ps. 133.

392. -- The Harmony of Love.

393. -- The Bond of Peace.

394. -- "The unity of the spirit in the bond of peace."

395. -- The Church on Earth and in Heaven, One.

396. -- Christian Unity.

397. -- Christian Friendship.

398. -- Charitable Judgment.

399. -- The Same.

400. -- Private Judgment and Accountability.

401. -- True Zeal.

402. -- Moderation.

403. -- The Independent and Happy Man.

404. -- Wisdom.

405. -- "They shall walk and not faint."

406. -- Hidden Life of the Christian.

407. -- "That they also may be one in us."

408. -- Religion a Support in Life.

409. -- The Righteous and the Wicked.

410. -- The Influence of Habitual Piety.

411. -- The Happiness of a Christian.

412. -- "He that walketh uprightly, walketh surely."

413. -- The Happiness of the Righteous.

414. -- "Not that thou wouldst take them out of the world, but keep them from its evil."

415. -- Joy and Peace in Believing.

416. -- For a Right Spirit.

417. -- Heavenly Joy on Earth.

418. -- Where is Heaven?

419. -- Heaven Here.

420. -- God's Kingdom Here.

421. -- The Heaven Within.

DEVOUT EXERCISES.

422. -- Habitual Devotion. 1 While thee I seek

423. -- Perpetual Praise.

424. -- Secret Prayer.

425. -- Prayer for Self-Consecration.

426. -- Breathings of Grace.

427. -- Dependence on God.

428. -- The Soul panting for God.

429. -- Wisdom and Virtue sought from God.

430. -- Holy Resignation.

431. -- Prayer for the Comforter.

432. -- A Peaceful Conscience.

433. -- Self-knowledge, and Abstraction from Earth.

434. -- Rising towards Heaven.

435. -- Christ Desired.

436. -- "Unto you who believe he is precious."

437. -- The Lord's Prayer.

438. -- The Same.

439. -- The Same.

440. -- The Lord's Prayer.

441. -- From Boethius.

442. -- Abba, Father.

443. -- The Christian's Resolve.

444. -- "Giving thanks to God in all things."

445. -- "Now are we sons of God."

446. -- Praying for Divine Help.

447. -- Come, let us Pray.

448. -- Imploring the constant Presence of God.

449. -- Watchfulness.

450. -- For Prudence and Wisdom.

451. -- Heaven Desired.

452. -- The Mercy-seat.

453. -- Thirsting after God.

454. -- Self-Distrust.

455. -- Choosing the Better Part.

456. -- Sincerity and Hypocrisy.

457. -- True Wisdom.

458. -- For the Understanding and Influence of God's Word.

459. -- Solomon's Prayer for Wisdom.

460. -- Walking with God.

461. -- For Freedom from Secret Sin.

462. -- Self-abandonment to God.

463. -- Religious Retirement.

464. -- Silent Worship.

465. -- "Help thou my unbelief."

466. -- Doing all to the Glory of God.

467. -- God the Pilgrim's Guide and Strength.

468. -- Prayer for Faith.

469. -- Safety in God.

470. -- Prayer for Grace in Trial.

471. -- The Solace of Faith.

472. -- For Purity of Heart.

473. -- God's sustaining Presence.

474. -- Ark of Safety.

475. -- "O that my ways were directed to keep thy statutes."

476. -- "Lord, remember me."

477. -- Prayer for Divine Guidance.

478. -- The Repose of Faith.

479. -- A Rest Remaineth.

480. -- Angels from Heaven Strengthening Him.

481. -- Filial Submission.

482. -- Universal Prayer.

483. -- The Same.

484. -- Seeking God.

485. -- "Thy Will be done."

486. -- Confidence in God.

487. -- Prayer for Religious Principle.

488. -- Prayer for Divine Help.

489. -- Prayer for the Christian Temper.

490. -- For Holiness.

491. -- "Thy Kingdom Come."

492. -- Seeking God.

493. -- "O God, my soul thirsteth for thee."

494. -- The Knowledge of God.

495. -- God our Shepherd.

496. -- The Fatherly Love of God.

497. -- Clinging to God.

498. -- God our Refuge and Hope.

499. -- For Grateful Submission.

500. -- The Soul Returning to God.

501. -- Invocation of the Divine Spirit.

502. -- For Inward Truth.

503. -- Seeking God.

504. -- Not Ashamed of Christ.

505. -- The Simplicity of Christ.

506. -- Docility and Trust.

507. -- God's Care our Comfort.

508. -- The Water of Life.

509. -- Peace with God.

510. -- The Way of God with the Spirit.

511. -- Foretaste of Heaven.

512. -- Jesus precious to them that believe.

513. -- The Hope of Heaven.

LIFE, DEATH AND FUTURITY.

514. -- "From everlasting to everlasting

515. -- The Providence of Life.

516. -- The Pilgrimage of Life.

517. -- "Looking for another country, that is an heavenly."

518. -- Redeeming the Time.

519. -- What is your Life?

520. -- Our Times are in thy Hand.

521. -- "Why sayest thou--my way is hid from the Lord?"

522. -- The Dead speaking to the Living.

523. -- The Pilgrimage of Life.

524. -- "We are fearfully and wonderfully made."

525. -- "Lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven."

526. -- Lightning in the Night.

527. -- The Changes of Life.

528. -- "The Fathers, where are they?"

529. -- The Close of Life.

530. -- To God pertain the issues of Life and Death.

531. -- Universal Warning of Death.

532. -- The Shortness of Life.

533. -- Prayer for Support in Death.

534. -- Christ's Presence makes Death easy.

535. -- Deliverance from the Fear of Death.

536. -- Prayer for the dying Christian.

537. -- "Yea, though I walk through the valley of the Shadow of Death, I will fear no evil, for thou art with me." Ps. 23.

538. -- Prayer for Support in Death.

539. -- The Happy Death.

540. -- The Hour of Death, and Entrance on Immortality.

541. -- Meditation on Death.

542. -- The Dying Christian to his Soul!

543. -- Death of the Righteous.

544. -- The Christian's Death.

545. -- Dirge.

546. -- The Same.

547. -- "Blessed are the dead, who die in the Lord."

548. -- "Blessed are the dead, that die in the Lord."

549. -- "Asleep in Christ."

550. -- The Resurrection.

551. -- The Changes of Nature Types of Immortality.

552. -- Resurrection of Christ.

553. -- The Same.

554. -- Nature Transitory--the Soul Immortal.

555. -- A Prospect of Heaven.

556. -- Surpassing Glories of Eternity.

557. -- Heaven Anticipated.

558. -- The Society of Heaven.

559. -- Heaven.

560. -- The World to Come.

561. -- Heavenly Zion.

562. -- The Saints in Glory.

563. -- Heavenly Rest.

564. -- The Better Land.

565. -- The Everlasting Bliss of Heaven.

MOURNING AND CONSOLATION.

566. -- "Blessed are they that mourn."

567. -- Farewell to a Friend Departed.

568. -- The Mourner's Thoughts of Heaven.

569. -- Blessedness of the Pious Dead.

570. -- "Weep for yourselves, and for your children."

571. -- "Weep not for me!"

572. -- Friends die, but to live again.

573. -- Hope of Reunion above.

574. -- Comfort under Bereavements.

575. -- Invitation to the Mercy-seat.

576. -- The Christian's Burial.

577. -- Peaceful Death of the Righteous.

578. -- At a Funeral.

579. -- Burial of a Friend.

580. -- The Re-union of Friends after Death.

581. -- "Not lost, but gone before."

582. -- Death of an Infant.

583. -- The Same.

584. -- Death of a Child.

585. -- Children in Heaven.

586. -- Death of a Young Girl.

587. -- Dirge for an Infant.

588. -- Death of a Child.

589. -- Death of the Young.

590. -- Death of a Young Girl.

591. -- Burial of a Christian Brother.

592. -- Death of a Christian in his prime.

593. -- On the Death of an aged Christian.

594. -- Death of a Christian.

595. -- Death of Parents.

596. -- The Pastor's Funeral.

597. -- Death of a Minister.

598. -- The Same.

599. -- The Same.

600. -- Adieu to a Departed Christian Friend.

601. -- The Christian's Death.

602. -- The Mourner Comforted.

603. -- Consolations in Bereavement.

604. -- The Peaceful Death of the Righteous.

605. -- "And they found the stone rolled away from the sepulchre."

SUBMISSION AND RELIANCE.

606. -- "Trust ye in the Lord." 1 When grief and anguish press me down

607. -- Weeping Seed-Time and Joyful Harvest. Ps. 126.

608. -- "He is able to save unto the uttermost."

609. -- God, the Refuge of the Afflicted.

610. -- "Thy will be done."

611. -- Holy Contentment.

612. -- Invocation of our Father's Presence.

613. -- Praising God in all Changes.

614. -- Welcome, Cross.

615. -- "Thy will be done."

616. -- "My times are in thy hand."

617. -- Praising God through all Changes.

618. -- Trusting in God.

619. -- Resignation and Trust.

620. -- The Same.

621. -- Trust and Submission.

622. -- Confidence in God.

623. -- Comforts of Religion.

624. -- Confidence in the Divine Care.

625. -- Contentment and Resignation.

626. -- Fear not.

627. -- Trust in the Presence and Help of God.

628. -- Submission.

629. -- Rejoicing in Adversity.

630. -- "Blessed are they that mourn."

631. -- God Merciful in Affliction.

632. -- "He healeth the broken in heart, and bindeth up their wounds."

633. -- "God is our refuge and strength; a very present help in trouble."

634. -- The Same.

635. -- Trust amid the Severities of God.

RELIGIOUS EXULTATION.

636. -- Confidence in God. Ps. 27. 1 God is my strong salvation; What foe have I to fear? In darkness and temptation My Light

637. -- Reliance on God.

638. -- Praising God in Life and in Death.

639. -- Faithfulness of God's Promise.

640. -- Salvation.

641. -- Praise from Earth and Heaven.

642. -- Experience of God's Grace.

643. -- Fear not.

644. -- Rejoicing in God, our Father.

645. -- The Same.

646. -- The Same.

647. -- Triumph.

648. -- Psalm 23.

649. -- The Cross of Christ.

650. -- Glorying in Christ.

651. -- The Way to the Heavenly City.

652. -- Grace first and last in Salvation.

THE CHURCH, AND ORDINANCES. --

653. -- "Glorious things spoken of Zion."

654. -- Safety of the Church.

655. -- The Jewish and the Christian Zion. Ps. 48.

656. -- Gospel Order.

657. -- Attachment to the Church.

658. -- Christian Fellowship.

659. -- Christian Fellowship.

660. -- Joined to God's People.

661. -- On Receiving Members.

662. -- A Welcome to Christian Fellowship.

663. -- A Welcome to Fellowship.

664. -- On Joining the Church.

665. -- Dedication of Children to God and Christ.

666. -- Infants, living or dying, in the Arms of Christ.

667. -- Dedication of Children.

668. -- Children commended to Christ.

669. -- Christ calling Children to Himself.

670. -- Infant Baptism.

671. -- Hymn for Baptism.

672. -- Baptism.

673. -- After Baptism.

674. -- The Same.

675. -- Before Communion.

676. -- Proper Dispositions for the Communion.

677. -- Institution of the Lord's Supper.

678. -- "This do in remembrance of me."

679. -- A Communion Hymn.

680. -- "And all that believed were together." Acts 4:44.

681. -- Spiritual Nourishment.

682. -- A Communion Hymn.

683. -- Christ Blessing the Bread.

684. -- Christ's Law of Love.

685. -- The Saviour Commemorated.

686. -- Communion with God and Christ.

687. -- The Eucharist.

688. -- Room at the Lord's Table.

689. -- A Communion Hymn.

690. -- "This do in remembrance of me."

691. -- "We love him because he first loved us."

692. -- "Whosoever will, let him come!"

693. -- A View of the Cross.

694. -- Close of Communion Service.

695. -- The Same.

DEDICATIONS; ORDINATIONS; INSTALLATIONS.

696. -- On Laying the Corner-stone of a Church. 1 This stone to thee in faith we lay

697. -- Dedication Hymn.

698. -- The Same.

699. -- The Same.

700. -- God's Temple in the Heart.

701. -- Dedication Hymn.

702. -- Dedication of a Country Church.

703. -- Dedication Hymn.

704. -- A House for God.

705. -- Prayer for God's Presence and Blessing.

706. -- The Same.

707. -- Ordination Hymn.

708. -- Benefits of the Ministry.

709. -- Ordination or Installation.

710. -- Ordination Hymn.

711. -- A Pastor Welcomed.

712. -- Charge to a Pastor.

713. -- Ordination or Installation.

714. -- The Same.

715. -- The Same.

716. -- The Same.

717. -- The Same.

718. -- The Same.

ASSOCIATIONS, CONVENTIONS, AND MISSIONARY MEETINGS.

719. -- For a Meeting of Ministers. 1 Let Zion's watchmen all awake

720. -- Burden and Conflict of the Ministry.

721. -- Ministers Charged and Encouraged.

722. -- Call to Labor in God's Vineyard.

723. -- For Laborers in God's Harvest.

724. -- A Blessing invoked on Christian Teachers.

725. -- At an Annual Convention.

726. -- The Same.

727. -- The Same.

728. -- The Same.

729. -- The Same.

730. -- Closing Hymn at an Association.

731. -- The Same.

732. -- Prayer for the Success of the Gospel.

733. -- Missionary Hymn.

734. -- The Same.

735. -- The Western Churches.

736. -- On Western Missions.

737. -- Missionaries Encouraged.

EARLY RELIGIOUS CULTURE.

738. -- Prayer for Children. 1 God of mercy

739. -- Early Religion.

740. -- "Remember thy Creator."

741. -- Early Piety.

742. -- The Same.

743. -- Permanence of Early Religious Impressions.

744. -- Importance of the Bible to the Young.

745. -- Youth and the Spring-time.

746. -- "Remember thy Creator."

747. -- Children's Prayer.

748. -- Sabbath School Hymn.

749. -- Opening of the School.

750. -- Youthful Example.

751. -- Sabbath School Anniversary.

752. -- For the Close of a Sabbath School.

753. -- Sabbath School Anniversary.

754. -- The Same.

755. -- Anniversary of Independence.

756. -- Autumn Warnings.

757. -- Death of a Teacher.

758. -- The Same.

759. -- Death of a Scholar.

760. -- The Same.

761. -- On the Death of a Female Scholar.

762. -- A Child's Prayer.

763. -- God--Our Father.

PHILANTHROPIC SUBJECTS.

764. -- Acceptable Offering. 1 Father of our feeble race

765. -- Kindness to the Poor.

766. -- All Men are equal.

767. -- Charity.

768. -- "Ye are the Salt of the Earth."

769. -- All Things vain without Love.

770. -- The Sower and the Seed.

771. -- The Sower and his Sheaves.

772. -- Active Effort to do Good.

773. -- Faith without Works is Dead.

774. -- Christian Beneficence.

775. -- Liberality Rewarded. Ps. 112.

776. -- Love and Charity.

777. -- Anniversary of a Charitable Association.

778. -- Imitation of Christ's Kindness.

779. -- For a Charitable Occasion.

780. -- The Blessedness of considering the Poor. Ps. 41:1-3.

781. -- For a Charitable Meeting.

782. -- Care of Widows and Orphans.

783. -- For a Charitable Occasion.

784. -- The Same.

785. -- Kindness to the Afflicted.

786. -- Prayer for a Beneficent Spirit.

787. -- For a Public Hospital or Asylum.

788. -- Anniversary of an Orphan Asylum.

789. -- For a Temperance Anniversary.

790. -- The Same.

791. -- Temperance Hymn.

792. -- The Same.

793. -- The Same.

794. -- Morning Hymn for Family Worship.

795. -- God's Blessing Implored on the Temperance Cause.

796. -- The Upas Tree.

797. -- Dedication of a Temperance Hall.

798. -- Prayer for the Abolition of Slavery.

799. -- For Faithfulness in the Cause of Human Freedom.

800. -- Prayer for Zeal and Love.

801. -- Prayer for the Slave.

802. -- That God Would hear the Cries of the Slave.

803. -- For a Liberty Meeting on the Fourth of July.

804. -- "'Tis good to be merciful."

805. -- The Progress of Freedom.

806. -- Peace.

807. -- For an Anniversary Meeting of the Friends of Peace.

808. -- Prayer for Universal Peace.

809. -- The Gospel of Peace.

810. -- Peace.

811. -- Prospect of Universal Peace.

812. -- The Blessings of Peace.

813. -- Compassion for the Sinning.

814. -- The Same.

815. -- Reclaiming Power of Love.

816. -- For the Prisoner.

817. -- The Same.

818. -- The Same.

819. -- The Coming of Christ in Power.

820. -- Honor all Men.

821. -- The Call of Truth.

822. -- Encouragement to Christian Effort.

823. -- Forgiveness.

824. -- "And he arose and rebuked the winds and sea."

SEAMEN'S HYMNS.

825. -- "They that go down to the sea in ships." 1 Lord of the wide extended main! Whose power the winds and seas controls

826. -- The Seaman's Song.

827. -- "These see the works of the Lord, and his wonders in the deep."

828. -- The Mariner's Hymn.

829. -- The Same.

830. -- Thanksgiving for Deliverance in a Storm.

831. -- Hymn at Sea.

832. -- Temptation compared to a Storm.

833. -- Prayer at Sea.

834. -- The Sailor's Grave.

835. -- Prayer for Seamen.

NATIONAL HYMNS.

836. -- National Hymn. 1 My country 'tis of thee

837. -- Prayer for our Country.

838. -- The God of our Fathers.

839. -- "Thou shall teach them to thy children."

840. -- "We have a goodly heritage."

841. -- God Acknowledged in National Blessings.

842. -- Remembrance of our Fathers.

843. -- The Pilgrims.

844. -- Anniversary Hymn.

845. -- The Virtuous Love of Country.

846. -- Anniversary Hymn.

847. -- The Same.

848. -- National Praise and Prayer.

849. -- Prayer for our Country.

850. -- Our Country.

THE SEASONS, ANNUAL OCCASIONS, ETC.

851. -- The God of the Seasons. 1 Great God! let all our tuneful powers Awake and sing thy mighty name; Thy hand rolls on our circling hours

852. -- The Goodness of God in the Seasons.

853. -- Seasons.

854. -- Providence acknowledged in the Seasons.

855. -- The Seasons.

856. -- The Same.

857. -- The Goodness of God in the Seasons. Ps. 65.

858. -- The Promises of the Year.

859. -- Blessings of Spring.

860. -- Spring.

861. -- Spring.

862. -- Spring-Time.

863. -- Summer.

864. -- "The Hymn of Summer."

865. -- Autumn.

866. -- Winter.

867. -- The Same.

868. -- The Acceptable Fast.

869. -- Humiliation and Prayer.

870. -- The Same.

871. -- "Is it such a fast that I have chosen?"

872. -- Public Humiliation.

873. -- Public Supplication.

874. -- Judgments for National Sins Deprecated.

875. -- In time of War.

876. -- Thanksgiving Hymn.

877. -- The Same.

878. -- The Same.

879. -- Harvest Home.

880. -- The Sacrifice of Thanksgiving.

881. -- Thanksgiving.

882. -- "Thou crownest the year with goodness."

883. -- Goodness of God Celebrated.

884. -- Harvest.

885. -- Thanksgiving for National Prosperity.

886. -- New Year's Day.

887. -- Reflections for a New Year.

888. -- New Year's Day.

889. -- The Same.

890. -- New Year. Providential Goodness.

891. -- "He holdeth our soul in life."

892. -- New Year. Prayer for a Blessing.

893. -- Self-Examination. New Year.

894. -- Invocation. New Year.

895. -- The Closing Year.

896. -- The Same.

897. -- The Same.

898. -- God eternal, and Man mortal. Ps. 90.

899. -- The Closing Year.

900. -- The Same.

901. -- Reliance for the Future.

SOCIAL AND DOMESTIC WORSHIP.

902. -- The Joy of Social Worship. 1 How good and pleasant is the sight

903. -- The Joy of Social Devotion.

904. -- For a Prayer Meeting.

905. -- Call to Social Worship.

906. -- Call to Social Worship.

907. -- Call to Worship.

908. -- For Brotherly Love.

909. -- Meeting of Christian Friends.

910. -- For Social Worship.

911. -- Commendatory of Christian Union.

912. -- For Union.

913. -- For Union of Heart.

914. -- The Blessedness of the Devout.

915. -- For Mutual Edification.

916. -- Invocation.

917. -- The Love of the Brethren.

918. -- Christian Union.

919. -- Morning Prayer Meeting.

920. -- Social Evening Worship.

921. -- Parting Hymn.

922. -- The Same.

923. -- The Christian Farewell.

924. -- Domestic Worship.

925. -- The Same. Ps. 128.

926. -- Family Religion.

927. -- Religion at Home.

928. -- Family Affection from Religious Principles.

929. -- The Family Altar.

930. -- For a Sick Child.

931. -- In Times of Domestic Distress.

932. -- Sickness and Recovery.

933. -- A Family Evening Prayer.

934. -- Family Hymn. Evening.

MORNING AND EVENING HYMNS.

935. -- Morning Hymn. 1 Oh! timely happy

936. -- Morning Resolutions.

937. -- Acknowledging God's Hand. Morning.

938. -- Morning Hymn.

939. -- The Same.

940. -- The Same.

941. -- Morning or Evening Hymn.

942. -- Confidence in God's Protection.

943. -- Morning or Evening.--All from God.

944. -- Reflections at Sunset.

945. -- Evening Hymn.

946. -- Trusting God. Evening Hymn.

947. -- Evening Hymn.

948. -- "Abide with us, for it is towards evening, and the day is far spent."

949. -- Evening Hymn.

950. -- Flight of Time.

951. -- Evening Hymn.

952. -- An Evening Offering.

953. -- Evening Hymn.

954. -- Evening Aspiration.

955. -- Evening Hymn. Ps. 141:2.

956. -- Midnight.

957. -- Saturday Evening.

958. -- The Same.

959. -- Sabbath Morning.

960. -- Sabbath Evening.

MISCELLANEOUS. --

961. -- Sabbath Hymn with Nature.

962. -- The Soul's Beauty Unfading.

963. -- Evening Hymn with Nature.

964. -- "He shall be like a tree planted in the rivers of water."

965. -- "Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise."

966. -- Light and Darkness.

967. -- "It is I, be not afraid."

968. -- Joy after Sorrow.

969. -- Pious Worship.

970. -- An Ancient Church.

971. -- The Widow's Prayer.

972. -- The Orphan's Hymn.

973. -- "The rich and poor meet together."

974. -- Temptation.

975. -- The Faithful Minister.

976. -- Fall of Israel.

977. -- Remonstrance with the Jews.

978. -- The Glory of the Redeemed.

979. -- The Noble Army of Martyrs.

980. -- The Death of Martyrs.

981. -- Thanks for all Saints.

982. -- Quiet Religion.

983. -- "A Hiding-place from the Wind," &c.

984. -- On Opening an Organ.

985. -- Marriage Hymn.

986. -- The Same.

987. -- For the Blessing of Schools.

988. -- Dedication of a School-house.

989. -- The Same.

990. -- The Same.

991. -- The River of Life.

992. -- The Soldier of the Cross.

993. -- On Occasion of a Destructive Fire.

994. -- During or after a Great Storm.

995. -- The Traveller's Hymn.

996. -- Influence of Christian Woman. Matt. 26:13.

997. -- "She hath done what she could." Mark 14:8.

998. -- "Walk in the Light."

999. -- The Cause of Humanity Hopeful.

1000. -- Joyful Hope.

1001. -- For a Holy Heart.

1002. -- "As for the truth, it endureth and is always strong."

1003. -- Active Benevolence.

1004. -- Death of a Magistrate or Public Man.

1005. -- True Prayer.

DOXOLOGIES.

1006. -- Doxology.

1007. -- Doxology.

1008. -- Doxology.




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