The Psalms and Hymns of Isaac Watts
The Psalms and Hymns of Isaac Watts
Isaac Watts

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THE PSALMS OF DAVID

PSALM 1 The way and end of the righteous and the wicked

PSALM 1 The saint happy, the sinner miserable.

PSALM 1 The difference between the righteous and the wicked.

PSALM 2 Translated according to the Divine pattern, Acts 4:24, etc. Christ dying, rising, interceding, and reigning.

PSALM 2 Christ's death, resurrection, and ascension.

PSALM 2 Christ's death, resurrection, and ascension.

PSALM 3 Doubts and fears suppressed.

PSALM 3 A Morning Psalm.

PSALM 4 Hearing of prayer.

PSALM 4 An Evening Psalm.

PSALM 5 For the Lord's Day Morning.

PSALM 6 Complaint in sickness.

PSALM 6 Temptations in sickness overcome.

PSALM 7 God's care of his people.

PSALM 8 God's sovereignty and goodness.

PSALM 8 Christ's condescension and glorification.

PSALM 8 PART 1 The hosanna of children.

PSALM 8 PART 2 Adam and Christ, lords of the old and new creation.

PSALM 9 PART 1 Wrath and mercy from the judgment-seat.

PSALM 9 PART 2 The wisdom and equity of Providence.

PSALM 10 Prayer heard, saints saved; or, Pride, atheism, and oppressors punished.

PSALM 11 God loves the righteous and hates the wicked.

PSALM 12 The saint's safety and hope in evil times; or, Sins of the tongue complained of, namely, blasphemy, falshood, etc.

PSALM 12 Complaint of a general corruption of manners; or, The promise and sign of Christ's coming to judgment.

PSALM 13 Pleading with God under desertion; or, Hope in darkness.

PSALM 13 Complaint under temptations of the devil.

PSALM 14 PART 1 By Nature all men are sinners.

PSALM 14 PART 2 The folly of persecutors.

PSALM 15 Characters of a saint; or, A citizen of Zion; or, The qualifications of a Christian.

PSALM 15 Religion and justice, goodness and truth; or, Duties to God and man; or, The qualifications of a Christian.

PSALM 16 PART 1 Confession of our poverty, and saints the best company; or, Good works profit men, not God.

PSALM 16 PART 2 Christ's all-sufficiency.

PSALM 16 PART 3 Courage in death, and hope of the resurrection.

PSALM 16 PART 1 Support and counsel from God, without merit.

PSALM 16 PART 2 The death and resurrection of Christ.

PSALM 17 Portion of saints and sinners; or, Hope and despair in death.

PSALM 17 The sinner's portion and saint's hope; or, The heaven of separate souls in the resurrection.

PSALM 18 PART 1 Deliverance from despair; or, Temptations overcome.

PSALM 18 PART 2 Sincerity proved and rewarded.

PSALM 18 PART 3 Rejoicing in God.

PSALM 18 PART 1 Victory and triumph over temporal enemies.

PSALM 18 PART 2 The conqueror's Song.

PSALM 19 PART 1 The books of nature and scripture.

PSALM 19 PART 2 God's word most excellent; or, Sincerity and watchfulness.

PSALM 19 The books of nature and of Scripture compared; or, The glory and success of the Gospel.

PSALM 19 To the tune of the 113th Psalm.

PSALM 20 Prayer and hope of victory.

PSALM 21 Our king is the care of Heaven.

PSALM 21 Christ exalted to the kingdom.

PSALM 22 PART 1 The sufferings and death of Christ.

PSALM 22 PART 2 Christ's sufferings and kingdom.

PSALM 22 Christ's sufferings and exaltation.

PSALM 23 God our shepherd.

PSALM 23 God our Shepherd.

PSALM 23 God our Shepherd.

PSALM 24 Dwelling with God.

PSALM 24 Saints dwell in heaven; or, Christ's ascension.

PSALM 25 PART 1 Waiting for pardon and direction.

PSALM 25 PART 2 Divine instruction.

PSALM 25 PART 3 Distress of soul; or, Backsliding and desertion.

PSALM 26 Self-examination; or, Evidences of grace.

PSALM 27 PART 1 The church is our delight and safety.

PSALM 27 PART 2 Prayer and hope.

PSALM 29 Storm and thunder.

PSALM 30 PART 1 Sickness healed, and sorrow removed.

PSALM 30 PART 2 Health, sickness, and recovery.

PSALM 31 PART 1 Deliverance from death.

PSALM 31 PART 2 Deliverance from slander and reproach.

PSALM 32 Forgiveness of sin upon confession.

PSALM 32 Free pardon and sincere obedience; or, Confession and forgiveness.

PSALM 32 PART 1 Repentance and free pardon; or, Justification and Sanctification.

PSALM 32 PART 2 A guilty conscience eased by confession and pardon.

PSALM 33 PART 1 Works of creation and providence.

PSALM 33 PART 2 Creatures vain, and God all-sufficient.

PSALM 33 PART 1 Works of creation and providence.

PSALM 33 PART 2 Creatures vain, and God all-sufficient.

PSALM 34 PART 1 God's care of the saints; or, Deliverance by prayer.

PSALM 34 PART 2 Religious education; or, Instructions of piety.

PSALM 34 PART 1 Prayer and praise for eminent deliverance.

PSALM 34 PART 2 Exhortations to peace and holiness.

PSALM 35 PART 1 Prayer and faith of persecuted saints.

PSALM 35 PART 2 Love to enemies; or, The love of Christ to sinners typify'd in David.

PSALM 36 The perfections and providence of God; or General providence and special grace.

PSALM 36 Practical atheism exposed; or, The being and attributes of God asserted.

PSALM 36 The wickedness of man, and the majesty of God; or, Practical atheism exposed.

PSALM 37 PART 1 The cure of envy, fretfulness, and unbelief; or, The rewards of the righteous and the wicked; or, The world's hatred and the saint's patience.

PSALM 37 PART 2 Charity to the poor; or, Religion in words and deeds.

PSALM 37 PART 3 The way and end of the righteous and the wicked.

PSALM 38 Guilt of conscience and relief; or, Repentance and prayer for pardon and health.

PSALM 39 PART 1 Watchfulness over the tongue; or Prudence and zeal.

PSALM 39 PART 2 The vanity of man as mortal.

PSALM 39 PART 3 Sick-bed devotion.

PSALM 40 PART 1 A song of deliverance from great distress.

PSALM 40 PART 2 The incarnation and sacrifice of Christ.

PSALM 40 Christ our sacrifice.

PSALM 41 Charity to the poor; or, Pity to the afflicted.

PSALM 42 PART 1 Desertion and hope; or, Complaint of absence from public worship.

PSALM 42 PART 2 Melancholy thoughts reproved; or, Hope in afflictions.

PSALM 44 The church's complaint in persecution.

PSALM 45 The glory of Christ, the success of the Gospel, and the Gentile church.

PSALM 45 The personal glories and government of Christ.

PSALM 45 PART 1 The glory of Christ, and power of his gospel.

PSALM 45 PART 2 Christ and his church; or, The mystical marriage.

PSALM 46 PART 1 The church's safety and triumph among national desolations.

PSALM 46 PART 2 God fights for his church.

PSALM 47 Christ ascending and reigning.

PSALM 48 PART 1 The church is the honor and safety of a nation.

PSALM 48 PART 2 The beauty of the church; or, Gospel worship and order.

PSALM 49 PART 1 Pride and death; or, The vanity of life and riches.

PSALM 49 PART 2 Death and the resurrection.

PSALM 49 The rich sinner's death, and the saint's resurrection.

PSALM 50 PART 1 The last judgment; or, The saints rewarded.

PSALM 50 PART 2 Obedience is better than sacrifice.

PSALM 50 PART 3 The judgment of hypocrites.

PSALM 50 PART 3 Hypocrisy exposed.

PSALM 50 The Lord, the Sovereign, sends his summons forth,

PSALM 50 The last judgment.

PSALM 51 PART 1 A penitent pleading for pardon.

PSALM 51 PART 2 Original and actual sin confessed.

PSALM 51 PART 3 The backslider restored.

PSALM 51 PART 1 Original and actual sin confessed and pardoned.

PSALM 51 PART 2 Repentance and faith in the blood of Christ.

PSALM 53 Victory and deliverance from persecution.

PSALM 55 Support for the afflicted and tempted soul.

PSALM 55 Dangerous prosperity; or, Daily devotions encouraged

PSALM 56 Deliverance from oppression and falsehood.

PSALM 57 Praise for protection, grace, and truth.

PSALM 58 Warning to magistrates.

PSALM 60 On a day of humiliation for disappointments in war.

PSALM 61 Safety in God.

PSALM 62 No trust in the creatures; or, Faith in Divine grace and power.

PSALM 63 PART 1 The morning of a Lord's day.

PSALM 63 PART 2 Midnight thoughts recollected.

PSALM 63 Longing after God; or, The love of God better than life.

PSALM 63 Seeking God.

PSALM 65 PART 1 Public prayer and praise.

PSALM 65 PART 2 Divine providence in air, earth, and sea.

PSALM 65 PART 1 A prayer-hearing God, and the Gentiles called.

PSALM 65 PART 2 The providence of God in air, earth, and sea.

PSALM 65 PART 3 The blessings of the spring; or, God gives rain.

PSALM 66 PART 1 Governing power and goodness; or, Our graces tried by afflictions.

PSALM 66 PART 2 Praise to God for hearing prayer.

PSALM 67 The nation's prosperity, and the church's increase.

PSALM 68 PART 1 The vengeance and compassion of God.

PSALM 68 PART 2 Christ's ascension, and the gift of the Spirit.

PSALM 68 PART 3 Praise for temporal blessings; or, Common and special mercies.

PSALM 69 PART 1 The sufferings of Christ for our salvation.

PSALM 69 PART 2 The passion and exaltation of Christ.

PSALM 69 PART 3 Christ's obedience and death; or, God glorified and sinners saved.

PSALM 69 PART 1 Christ's passion, and sinners' salvation.

PSALM 69 PART 2 Christ's sufferings and zeal.

PSALM 71 PART 1 The aged saint's reflection and hope.

PSALM 71 PART 2 Christ our strength and righteousness.

PSALM 71 PART 3 The aged Christian's prayer and song.

PSALM 72 PART 1 The kingdom of Christ.

PSALM 72 PART 2 Christ's kingdom among the Gentiles.

PSALM 73 PART 1 Afflicted saints happy, and prosperous sinners cursed.

PSALM 73 PART 2 God our portion here and hereafter.

PSALM 73 The prosperity of sinners cursed.

PSALM 73 The mystery of providence unfolded.

PSALM 74 The church pleading with God under sore persecutions.

PSALM 75 Power and government from God alone.

PSALM 76 Israel saved, and the Assyrians destroyed.

PSALM 77 PART 1 Melancholy assaulting, and hope prevailing.

PSALM 77 PART 2 Comfort derived from ancient providences.

PSALM 78 PART 1 Providences of God recorded.

PSALM 78 PART 2 Israel's rebellion and punishment.

PSALM 78 PART 3 The punishment of luxury and intemperance.

PSALM 78 PART 4 Backsliding and forgiveness; or, Sin punished and saints saved.

PSALM 80 The church's prayer under affliction; or, The vineyard of God wasted.

PSALM 81 The warnings of God to his people.

PSALM 82 God the supreme Governor; or, Magistrates warned.

PSALM 83 A complaint against persecutors.

PSALM 84 PART 1 The pleasure of public worship.

PSALM 84 PART 2 God and his church; or, Grace and glory.

PSALM 84 Delight in ordinances of worship; or, God present in his churches.

PSALM 84 Longing for the house of God.

PSALM 85 PART 1 Waiting for an answer to prayer; or, Deliverance begun and completed.

PSALM 85 PART 2 Salvation by Christ.

PSALM 86 A general song of praise to God.

PSALM 87 The church the birth-place of the saints.

PSALM 89 The covenant made with Christ; or, The true David.

PSALM 89 PART 1 The faithfulness of God.

PSALM 89 PART 2 The power and majesty of God; or, Reverential worship.

PSALM 89 PART 3 A blessed gospel.

PSALM 89 PART 4 Christ's mediatorial kingdom; or, His Divine and human nature

PSALM 89 PART 5 The covenant of grace unchangeable.

PSALM 89 PART 6 Mortality and hope. A funeral psalm.

PSALM 89 LAST PART Life, death, and the resurrection.

PSALM 90 Man mortal, and God eternal

PSALM 90 PART 1 Man frail, and God eternal.

PSALM 90 PART 2 Infirmities and mortality the effect of sin.

PSALM 90 PART 3 Breathing after heaven.

PSALM 90 The frailty and shortness of life.

PSALM 91 PART 1 Safety in public diseases and dangers.

PSALM 91 PART 2 Protection from death, guard of angels, victory and deliverance.

PSALM 92 PART 1 A Psalm for the Lord's day.

PSALM 92 PART 2 The church is the garden of God.

PSALM 93 The eternal and sovereign God.

PSALM 93 The eternal and sovereign God.

PSALM 93 The eternal and sovereign God.

PSALM 94 PART 1 Saints chastised, and sinners destroyed; or, Instructive afflictions.

PSALM 94 PART 2 God our support and comfort.

PSALM 95 A Psalm before prayer.

PSALM 95 A Psalm before sermon.

PSALM 95 Canaan lost through unbelief; or, A warning to delaying sinners.

PSALM 96 Christ's first and second coming.

PSALM 96 The God of the Gentiles.

PSALM 97 PART 1 Christ reigning in heaven, and coming to judgment.

PSALM 97 PART 2 Christ's incarnation.

PSALM 97 PART 3 Grace and glory.

PSALM 97 Christ's incarnation, and the last judgment.

PSALM 98 PART 1 Praise for the gospel.

PSALM 98 PART 2 The Messiah's coming and kingdom.

PSALM 99 PART 1 Christ's kingdom and majesty.

PSALM 99 PART 2 A holy God worshiped with reverence.

PSALM 100 A plain translation. Praise to our Creator.

PSALM 100 A paraphrase.

PSALM 101 The magistrate's Psalm.

PSALM 101 A Psalm for a master of a family.

PSALM 102 PART 1 A prayer of the afflicted.

PSALM 102 PART 2 Prayer heard, and Zion restored.

PSALM 102 PART 3 Man's mortality, and Christ's eternity.

PSALM 103 PART 1 Blessing God for his goodness to soul and body.

PSALM 103 PART 2 God's gentle chastisement; or, His tender mercy to his people.

PSALM 103 PART 1 Praise for spiritual and temporal mercies.

PSALM 103 PART 2 Abounding compassion of God; or, Mercy in the midst of judgment.

PSALM 103 PART 3 God's universal dominion; or, Angels praise the Lord.

PSALM 104 The glory of God in creation and providence.

PSALM 105 Abridged God's conduct of Israel, and the plagues of Egypt.

PSALM 106 PART 1 Praise to God; or, Communion with saints.

PSALM 106 PART 2 Israel punished and pardoned; or, God's unchangeable love.

PSALM 107 PART 1 Israel led to Canaan, and Christians to heaven.

PSALM 107 PART 2 Correction for sin, and release by prayer.

PSALM 107 PART 3 Intemperance punished and pardoned.

PSALM 107 PART 4 Deliverance from storms and shipwreck; or, The seaman's song.

PSALM 107 PART 4 The mariner's Psalm.

PSALM 107 LAST PART Colonies planted; or, Nations blessed and punished.

PSALM 109 Love to enemies from the example of Christ.

PSALM 110 PART 1 Christ exalted, and multitudes converted; or, The success of the gospel.

PSALM 110 PART 2 The kingdom and priesthood of Christ.

PSALM 110 Christ's kingdom and priesthood.

PSALM 111 PART 1 The wisdom of God in his works.

PSALM 111 PART 2 The perfections of God.

PSALM 112 The blessings of the liberal man.

PSALM 112 The blessings of the pious and charitable.

PSALM 112 Liberality rewarded.

PSALM 113 Proper tune.

PSALM 113 God sovereign and gracious.

PSALM 114 Miracles attending Israel's journey.

PSALM 115 The true God our refuge; or, Idolatry reproved.

PSALM 115 To the tune of the 50th Psalm.

PSALM 116 PART 1 Recovery from sickness.

PSALM 116 PART 2 Vows made in trouble paid in the church.

PSALM 117 Praise to God from all nations.

PSALM 117 Praise to God from all nations.

PSALM 117 Praise to God from all nations.

PSALM 118 PART 1 Deliverance from a tumult.

PSALM 118 PART 2 Public praise for deliverance from death.

PSALM 118 PART 3 Christ the foundation of his church.

PSALM 118 PART 4 Hosanna; the Lord's day; or, Christ's resurrection and our salvation.

PSALM 118 An hosanna for the Lord's day; or, A new song of salvation by Christ.

PSALM 118 An hosanna for the Lord's day, or, A new song of salvation by Christ.

PSALM 119 PART 1 The blessedness of saints, and misery of sinners.

PSALM 119 PART 2 Secret devotion and spiritual-mindedness.

PSALM 119 PART 3 Professions of sincerity, repentance, and obedience.

PSALM 119 PART 4 Instruction from scripture.

PSALM 119 PART 5 Delight in Scripture; or, The word of God dwelling in us.

PSALM 119 PART 6 Holiness and comfort from the word.

PSALM 119 PART 7 Imperfection of nature, and perfection of scripture.

PSALM 119 PART 8 The word of God is the saint's portion.

PSALM 119 PART 9 Desire of knowledge; or, The teachings of the Spirit with the word.

PSALM 119 PART 10 Pleading the promises.

PSALM 119 PART 11 Breathing after holiness.

PSALM 119 PART 12 Breathing after comfort and deliverance.

PSALM 119 PART 13 Holy fear, and tenderness of conscience.

PSALM 119 PART 14 Benefit of afflictions, and support under them.

PSALM 119 PART 15 Holy resolutions.

PSALM 119 PART 16 Prayer for quickening grace.

PSALM 119 PART 17 Courage and perseverance under persecution.

PSALM 119. LAST PART Sanctified afflictions; or, Delight in the word of God.

PSALM 120 Complaint of quarrelsome neighbors; or, A devout wish for peace.

PSALM 121 Divine protection.

PSALM 121 Preservation by day and night.

PSALM 121 God our preserver.

PSALM 122 Going to church.

PSALM 122 Going to church.

PSALM 123 Pleading with submission.

PSALM 124 A song for the fifth of November.

PSALM 125 The saint's trial and safety.

PSALM 125 The saint's trial and safety; or, Moderated afflictions.

PSALM 126 Surprising deliverance.

PSALM 126 The joy of a remarkable conversion; or, Melancholy removed.

PSALM 127 The blessing of God on the business and comforts of life.

PSALM 127 God all in all.

PSALM 128 Family blessings.

PSALM 129 Persecutors punished.

PSALM 130 Pardoning grace.

PSALM 130 Pardoning grace.

PSALM 131 Humility and submission.

PSALM 132 At the settlement of a church, or the ordination of a minister.

PSALM 132 A church established.

PSALM 133 Brotherly love.

PSALM 133 Communion of saints; or, Love and worship in a family.

PSALM 133 The blessings of friendship.

PSALM 134 Daily and nightly devotion.

PSALM 135 PART 1 The church is God's house and care.

PSALM 135 PART 2 The works of creation, providence, redemption of Israel, and destruction of enemies.

PSALM 135 Praise due to God, not to idols.

PSALM 136 God's wonders of creation, provideuce, redemption of Israel, and salvation of his people.

PSALM 136 God's wonders of creation, providence, redemption of Israel, and salvation of his people.

PSALM 136 Abridged God's wonders of creation, providence, redemption, and salvation.

PSALM 138 Restoring and preserving grace.

PSALM 139 PART 1 The all-seeing God.

PSALM 139 PART 2 The wonderful formation of man.

PSALM 139 PART 3 Sincerity professed, and grace tried; or, The heart-searching God.

PSALM 139 PART 1 God is everywhere.

PSALM 139 PART 2 The wisdom of God in the formation of man.

PSALM 139 PART 3 The mercies of God innumerable.

PSALM 141 Watchfulness and brotherly reproof.

PSALM 142 God is the hope of the helpless.

PSALM 143 Complaint of heavy afflictions in mind and body.

PSALM 144 PART 1 Assistance and victory in the spiritual warfare.

PSALM 144 PART 2 The vanity of man and condescension of God.

PSALM 144 PART 3 Grace above riches; or, The happy nation.

PSALM 145 The greatness of God.

PSALM 145 PART 1 The greatness of God.

PSALM 145 PART 2 The goodness of God.

PSALM 145 PART 3 Mercy to sufferers; or, God hearing prayer.

PSALM 146 Praise to God for his goodness and truth.

PSALM 146 Praise to God for his goodness and truth.

PSALM 147 PART 1 The Divine nature, providence, and grace.

PSALM 147 PART 2 Summer and winter.

PSALM 147 The seasons of the year.

PSALM 148 Praise to God from all creatures.

PSALM 148 Paraphrased Universal praise to God.

PSALM 148 Universal praise.

PSALM 149 Praise God, all his saints or, The saints judging the world.

PSALM 150 A song of praise.

DOXOLOGY 1 To God the Father, God the Son,

DOXOLOGY 2 Let God the Father, and the Son,

DOXOLOGY 3 The God of mercy be adored,

DOXOLOGY 4 Ye angels round the throne,

DOXOLOGY 5 Now to the great and sacred Three,

DOXOLOGY 6 To God the Father's throne

AN INDEX TO FIND A PSALM SUITED TO PARTICULAR SUBJECTS OR OCCASIONS

HYMNS AND SPIRITUAL SONGS IN THREE BOOKS.

Hymns, Book I

HYMN 1 A new song to the Lamb that was slain. Rev. 5:6-12

HYMN 2 The deity and humanity of Christ. John 1:1,3,14;Col. 1:16.

HYMN 3 The nativity of Christ. Luke 1:30ff2:10ff

HYMN 4 PART 1 The nativity of Christ. Luke 2:10ff

HYMN 4 PART 2 The inward witness to Christianity. 1 Jn. 5:10.

HYMN 5 Submission to afflictive providences. Job 1:21.

HYMN 6 Triumph over death. Job 19:25-27.

HYMN 7 The invitation of the gospel. Isa. 55:1,2,etc.

HYMN 8 The safety and protection of the church. Isa. 26:1-6.

HYMN 9 The promises of the covenant of grace. Isa. 55:1,2; Zech. 13:1; Mic. 7:19; Ezek. 36:25

HYMN 10 The blessedness of gospel times. Isa. 52:2,7-10; Mt. 13:16,17.

HYMN 11 The humble enlightened, and carnal reason humbled. Luke 10:21,22.

HYMN 12 Free grace in revealing Christ. Luke 10:21.

HYMN 13 The Son of God incarnate. Isa. 9:2,6,7.

HYMN 14 The triumph of faith or, Christ's unchangeable love. Rom. 8:33ff.

HYMN 15 Our own weakness, and Christ our strength. 2 Cor. 12:7,9,10.

HYMN 16 Hosannah to Christ. Mt. 21:9; Luke 19:38,40.

HYMN 17 Victory over death. 1 Cor. 15:55ff

HYMN 18 Blessed are the dead that die in the Lord. Rev. 14:13.

HYMN 19 The song of Simeon; or, Death made desirable. Luke 2:27ff

HYMN 20 Spiritual apparel. Isa. 61:10.

HYMN 21 A vision of the kingdom of Christ among men. Rev. 21:1-4.

HYMN 22 PART 1 Christ the eternal life. Rom. 9:5.

HYMN 22 PART 2 Flesh and spirit. Rom. 8:1

HYMN 23 PART 1 Absent from the body, and present with the Lord. 2 Cor. 5:8.

HYMN 23 PART 2 A hopeful youth falling short of heaven. Mark 10:21.

HYMN 24 The rich sinner dying. Psa. 49:6,9; Eccl. 8:8; Job 3:14,15.

HYMN 25 A vision of the Lamb. Rev. 5:6-9.

HYMN 26 Hope of heaven by the resurrection of Christ. 1 Pet. 1:3-5.

HYMN 27 Assurance of heaven. 2 Tim. 4:68,18.

HYMN 28 The triumph of Christ over the enemies of his church. Isa. 63:1-3, etc.

HYMN 29 The ruin of Antichrist. Isa. 63:4-7.

HYMN 30 Prayer for deliverance answered. Isa. 26:12,20,21.

HYMN 31 PART 1 Condescending grace. Psa. 138:6.

HYMN 31 PART 2 The Christian's hidden life. Col. 3:3.

HYMN 32 Strength from heaven. Isa. 40:27-30.

HYMN 33 Absurdity of infidelity. 1 Cor. 1:26-31.

HYMN 34 PART 1 The gospel the power of God to salvation. Rom. 1:16.

HYMN 34 PART 2 None excluded from hope. Rom. 1:16; 1 Cor. 1:24.

HYMN 35 PART 1 Faith the way to salvation. Rom. 1:16; Eph. 2:8,9.

HYMN 35 PART 2 Truth, sincerity, etc. Phil. 4:8.

HYMN 36 A lovely carriage. Matt. 10:16.

HYMN 37 PART 1 Christ's humiliation, exaltation, and triumph. Phil. 2:8,9; Mark 15:20,24,29; Col. 2:15.

HYMN 37 PART 2 Zeal and fortitude. Matt. 5:16.

HYMN 38 PART 1 The atonement of Christ. Rom. 3:25.

HYMN 38 PART 2 The universal law of equity. Matt. 8:12.

HYMN 39 God's tender care of his church. Isa. 49:13ff.

HYMN 40 The business and blessedness of glorified saints. Rev. 7:13ff.

HYMN 41 The same; or, The martyrs glorified. Rev. 7:13ff.

HYMN 42 Divine wrath and mercy. Nah. 1:1-3; Heb. 12:29.

HYMN 43 PART 1 Jesus our surety and Savior. 1 Pet. 1:18; Gal. 3:13; Rom. 4:25.

HYMN 43 PART 2 The Christian's treasure. 1 Cor. 3:21.

HYMN 44 PART 1 Christ's dying, rising, and reigning. Luke 23:27,29,44-46; Mt. 27:50,57; 28:6ff.

HYMN 44 PART 2 The true improvement of life. Ps. 90:12.

HYMN 45 The last judgment. Rev. 21:5-8.

HYMN 46 PART 1 God glorious, and sinners saved. Rom. 1:30; 5:8,9; 1 Pet. 3:22.

HYMN 46 PART 2 The privileges of the living above the dead. Isa. 38:18,19.

HYMN 47 Death of kindred improved. Zech. 1:5.

HYMN 48 The Christian race. Isa. 40:28-31.

HYMN 49 The works of Moses and the Lamb. Rev. 15:3.

HYMN 50 The song of Zacharias. Lk. 1:68ff; John 1:29,32.

HYMN 51 Persevering grace. Jude 1:24,25.

HYMN 52 Baptism. Matt. 28:19; Acts 2:38.

HYMN 53 The Holy Scriptures. Heb. 1:1,2; 2 Tim. 3:15,16; Psa. 147:19,20.

HYMN 54 Electing grace; or, Saints beloved in Christ. Eph. 1:3ff.

HYMN 55 Hezekiah's song; or, Sickness and recovery. Isa. 38:9ff.

HYMN 56 The song of Moses and the Lamb. Rev. 15:3; 16:19; 17:6.

HYMN 57 Original sin. Rom. 5:12, etc.; Psa. 51:5; Job 14:4.

HYMN 58 The devil vanquished; or, Michael's war with the dragon. Rev. 12:7.

HYMN 59 Babylon fallen. Rev. 18:20,21.

HYMN 60 The Virgin Mary's song. Luke 1:46ff.

HYMN 61 Christ our High Priest and King. Rev. 1:5-7.

HYMN 62 Christ Jesus, the Lamb of God, worshipped by all the creation. Rev. 5:11-13.

HYMN 63 Christ's humiliation and exaltation. Rev. 5:12.

HYMN 64 Adoption. 1 John 3:1ff; Gal. 4:6.

HYMN 65 The kingdoms of the world become the kingdoms of our Lord; or, The day of judgment. Rev. 11:15-18.

HYMN 66 Christ the King at his table. SS 1:2-5,12,13,17.

HYMN 67 Seeking the pastures of Christ the Shepherd. SS 1:7.

HYMN 68 The banquet of love. SS 2:1-4,6,7.

HYMN 69 Christ appearing to his church, and seeking her company. SS 2:8-13.

HYMN 70 Christ inviting, and the church answering the invitation. SS 2:14-17.

HYMN 71 Christ found in the street, and brought to the church. SS 3:1-5

HYMN 72 The coronation of Christ, and espousals of the church. SS 3:11.

HYMN 73 The church's beauty in the eyes of Christ. SS 4:1-11.

HYMN 74 The church the garden of Christ. SS 4:12-15; 5:1.

HYMN 75 The description of Christ the beloved. SS 5:9-16.

HYMN 76 Christ dwells in heaven, but visits on earth. SS 6:1-3,12.

HYMN 77 The love of Christ to the church, in his language to her, and provisions for her. SS 7:5-13.

HYMN 78 The strength of Christ's love. SSong 8:5-7,13,14.

HYMN 79 A morning hymn. Psa. 19:5,8; 73:24,25.

HYMN 80 An evening hymn. Psa. 4:8; 3:5,6; 148:8.

HYMN 81 A song for morning or evening. Lam. 3:23; Isa. 45:7.

HYMN 82 God far above creatures. Job 4:17-21.

HYMN 83 Afflictions and death under Providence. Job 5:6-8.

HYMN 84 Salvation, righteousness, and strength in Christ. Isa. 45:21-25.

HYMN 85 Salvation, righteousness, and strength in Christ. Isa. 45:21-25.

HYMN 86 God holy, just, and sovereign. Job 9:2-10.

HYMN 87 God dwells with the humble and penitent. Isa. 47:15,16.

HYMN 88 Life the day of grace and hope. Eccl. 9:4-6,10.

HYMN 89 Youth and judgment. Eccl. 11:9.

HYMN 90 Youth and judgment. Eccl. 11:9.

HYMN 91 Advice to youth; or, Old age and death in an unconverted state. Eccl. 12:1,7; Isa. 45:20.

HYMN 92 Christ the wisdom of God. Prov. 8:1,22-32.

HYMN 93 Christ, or Wisdom, obeyed or resisted. Prov. 8:34-36.

HYMN 94 Justification by faith, not by works. Rom. 3:19-22.

HYMN 95 Regeneration. John 1:13; 3:3, etc.

HYMN 96 Election excludes boasting. 1 Cor. 1:26-31.

HYMN 97 Christ our wisdom, righteousness, etc. 1 Cor. 1:30.

HYMN 98 Christ our wisdom, righteousness, etc. 1 Cor. 1:30.

HYMN 99 Stones made children of Abraham. Matt. 3:9.

HYMN 100 Believe and be saved. John 3:16-18.

HYMN 101 Joy in heaven for a repenting sinner. Luke 15:7,10.

HYMN 102 The Beatitudes. Mt. 5:3-12.

HYMN 103 Not ashamed of the gospel. 2 Tim. 1:12.

HYMN 104 A state of nature and of grace. 1 Cor. 6:10,11.

HYMN 105 Heaven invisible and holy. 1 Cor. 2:9,10; Rev. 21:27.

HYMN 106 Dead to sin by the cross of Christ. Rom. 6:1,2,6.

HYMN 107 The fall and recovery of man; or, Christ and Satan at enmity. Gen. 3:1,15,17; Gal. 4:4; Col. 2:15.

HYMN 108 Christ unseen and beloved. 1 Pet. 1:5.

HYMN 109 The value of Christ, and his righteousness. Phil. 3:7-9.

HYMN 110 Death and immediate glory. 2 Cor. 5:1,5-8.

HYMN 111 Salvation by grace. Titus 3:3-7.

HYMN 112 The brazen serpent; or, Looking to Jesus. John 3:14-16.

HYMN 113 Abraham's blessing on the Gentiles. Gen. 17:7; Rom. 15:8; Mk 10:14.

HYMN 114 Abraham's blessing on the Gentiles. Rom. 11:16,17.

HYMN 115 Conviction of sin by the law. Rom. 7:8,9,14,24.

HYMN 116 Love to God and our neighbor. Matt. 22:37-40.

HYMN 117 Election sovereign and free. Rom. 9:20-23.

HYMN 118 Moses and Christ; or, Sins against the law and gospel. John 1:17; Heb. 3:3,5,6; 10:28,29.

HYMN 119 The different success of the gospel. 1 Cor. 1:23,24; 3:6,7; 2 Cor. 2:16.

HYMN 120 Faith of things unseen. Heb. 11

HYMN 121 Children devoted to God. Gen. 17:7,10; Acts 16:14,15,33.

HYMN 122 Believers buried with Christ in baptism. Rom. 6:3,4,etc.

HYMN 123 The repenting prodigal. Luke 15:13,etc.

HYMN 124 The first and second Adam. Rom. 5:12,etc.

HYMN 125 Christ's compassion to the weak and tempted. Heb. 4:15,16; 5:7; Matt. 12:20.

HYMN 126 Charity and uncharitableness. Rom. 14:17,19; 1 Cor. 10:32.

HYMN 127 Christ's invitation to sinners, or, Humility and pride. Mt. 11:28-30.

HYMN 128 The apostles' commission. Mark 16:15ff; Matt. 28:18ff.

HYMN 129 Submission and deliverance; or, Abraham offering up his son. Gen. 22:6, etc.

HYMN 130 Love and hatred. Phil. 2:2; Eph. 4:30, etc.

HYMN 131 The Pharisee and publican. Luke 18:10ff.

HYMN 132 Holiness and grace. Titus 2:10-13.

HYMN 133 Love and charity. 1 Cor. 13:2-7, 13.

HYMN 134 Religion vain without love. 1 Cor. 13:1-3.

HYMN 135 The love of Christ shed abroad in the heart. Eph. 3:16ff.

HYMN 136 Sincerity and hypocrisy; or, formality in worship. John 4:24; Ps. 139:23,24.

HYMN 137 Salvation by grace in Christ. 2 Tim. 1:9,10.

HYMN 138 Saints in the hands of Christ Jn. 10:28,29.

HYMN 139 Hope in the covenant; or, God's promise and truth unchangeable. Heb. 6:17-19.

HYMN 140 A living and a dead faith. Collected from several scriptures.

HYMN 141 The Humiliation and exaltation of Christ. Isa. 53:1-5,10-12.

HYMN 142 The humiliation and exaltation of Christ. Isa. 53:6-9,12.

HYMN 143 Characters of the children of God. From several scriptures.

HYMN 144 The witnessing and sealing Spirit. Rom. 8:14,16; Eph. 1:13,14.

HYMN 145 Christ and Aaron. Heb. 7; 9.

HYMN 146 Characters of Christ; borrowed from inanimate things in Scripture.

HYMN 147 The names and titles of Christ. From several scriptures.

HYMN 148 The names and titles of Christ. From several scriptures.

HYMN 149 The offices of Christ. From several scriptures.

HYMN 150 The offices of Christ. From several scriptures.

Hymns, Book II

HYMN 1 A song of praise to God from Great Britain.

HYMN 2 The death of a sinner.

HYMN 3 The death and burial of a saint.

HYMN 4 Salvation in the cross.

HYMN 5 Longing to praise Christ better.

HYMN 6 A morning song.

HYMN 7 An evening song.

HYMN 8 A hymn for morning or evening.

HYMN 9 Godly sorrow arising from the sufferings of Christ.

HYMN 10 Parting with carnal joys.

HYMN 11 Parting with carnal joys.

HYMN 12 Christ is the substance of the Levitical priesthood.

HYMN 13 The creation, preservation, dissolution, and restoration of this world.

HYMN 14 The Lord's day; or, Delight in ordinances.

HYMN 15 The enjoyment of Christ; or, Delight in worship.

HYMN 16 PART 2 The enjoyment of Christ; or, Delight in ordinances.

HYMN 17 God's eternity.

HYMN 18 The ministry of angels.

HYMN 19 Our frail bodies, and God our Preserver.

HYMN 20 Backslidings and returns; or, The inconstancy of our love.

HYMN 21 A song of praise to God the Redeemer.

HYMN 22 With God is terrible majesty.

HYMN 23 The sight of God and Christ in heaven.

HYMN 24 The evil of sin visible in the fall of angels and men.

HYMN 25 Complaining of spiritual sloth.

HYMN 26 God invisible.

HYMN 27 Praise ye him, all his angels. Psa. 148:2.

HYMN 28 Death and eternity.

HYMN 29 Redemption by price and power.

HYMN 30 Heavenly joy on earth.

HYMN 31 Christ's presence makes death easy.

HYMN 32 Frailty and folly.

HYMN 33 The blessed society in heaven.

HYMN 84 Breathing after the Holy Spirit; or, Fervency of devotion desired.

HYMN 35 Praise to God for creation and redemption.

HYMN 36 Christ's intercession.

HYMN 37 Christ's intercession.

HYMN 38 Love to God.

HYMN 39 The shortness and misery of life.

HYMN 40 Our comfort in the covenant made with Christ.

HYMN 41 A sight of God mortifies us to the world.

HYMN 42 Delight in God.

HYMN 43 Christ's sufferings and glory.

HYMN 44 Hell; or, The vengeance of God.

HYMN 45 God's condescension to our worship.

HYMN 46 God's condescension to human affairs.

HYMN 47 Glory and grace in the person of Christ.

HYMN 48 Love to the creatures is dangerous.

HYMN 49 Moses dying in the embraces of God.

HYMN 50 Comfort under sorrows and pains.

HYMN 51 God the Son equal with the Father.

HYMN 52 Death dreadful or delightful.

HYMN 53 The pilgrimage of the saints: or, Earth and heaven.

HYMN 54 God's presence is light in darkness.

HYMN 55 Frail life, and succeeding eternity.

HYMN 56 The misery of being without God in this world; or, Vain prosperity.

HYMN 57 The pleasures of a good conscience.

HYMN 58 The shortness of life, and the goodness of God.

HYMN 59 Paradise on earth.

HYMN 60 The truth of God the promiser; or, The promises are our security.

HYMN 61 A thought of death and glory.

HYMN 62 God the thunderer; or, The last judgment and hell.

HYMN 63 A funeral thought.

HYMN 64 God the glory and defence of Zion.

HYMN 65 The hope of heaven our support under trials on earth.

HYMN 66 A prospect of heaven makes death easy.

HYMN 67 God's eternal dominion.

HYMN 68 The humble worship of heaven.

HYMN 69 The faithfulness of God in the promises.

HYMN 70 God's dominion over the sea. Psa. 107:23ff

HYMN 71 Praise to God from all creatures.

HYMN 72 The Lord's day; or, The resurrection of Christ.

HYMN 73 Doubts scattered; or, Spiritual joy restored.

HYMN 74 Repentance from a sense of Divine goodness.

HYMN 75 Spiritual and eternal joys; or, The beatific sight of Christ.

HYMN 76 The resurrection and ascension of Christ.

HYMN 77 The Christian warfare.

HYMN 78 Redemption by Christ.

HYMN 79 Praise to the Redeemer.

HYMN 80 God's aweful power and goodness.

HYMN 81 Our sin the cause of Christ's death.

HYMN 82 Redemption and protection from spiritual enemies.

HYMN 83 The passion and exaltation of Christ.

HYMN 84 The passion and exaltation of Christ.

HYMN 85 Sufficiency of pardon.

HYMN 86 Freedom from sin and misery in heaven.

HYMN 87 The Divine glories above our reason.

HYMN 88 Salvation.

HYMN 89 Christ's victory over Satan.

HYMN 90 Faith in Christ for pardon and sanctification.

HYMN 91 The glory of Christ in heaven.

HYMN 92 The church saved, and her enemies disappointed.

HYMN 93 God all, and in all. Psa. 73:25

HYMN 94 God my only happiness. Psa. 73:25

HYMN 95 Look on him whom they pierced, and mourn.

HYMN 96 Distinguishing love; or, Angels punished and man saved.

HYMN 97 Distinguishing love; or, Angels punished and man saved.

HYMN 98 Hardness of heart complained of.

HYMN 99 The book of God's decrees.

HYMN 100 The presence of Christ is the life of my soul.

HYMN 101 The world's three chief temptations.

HYMN 102 A happy resurrection.

HYMN 103 Christ's commission. John 3:16,17

HYMN 104 Reconciliation.

HYMN 105 Repentance flowing from the patience of God.

HYMN 106 Repentance at the cross.

HYMN 107 The everlasting absence of God intolerable.

HYMN 108 Access to the throne of grace by a mediator.

HYMN 109 The darkness of Providence.

HYMN 110 Triumph over death in hope of the resurrection.

HYMN 111 Thanksgiving for victory; or, God's dominion and our deliverance.

HYMN 112 Angels ministering to Christ and the saints.

HYMN 113 Angels ministering to Christ and the saints.

HYMN 114 Christ's death, victory, and dominion.

HYMN 115 God the avenger of his saints; or, his kingdom supreme.

HYMN 116 Mercies and thanks.

HYMN 117 Living and dying with God present

HYMN 118 The priesthood of Christ.

HYMN 119 The Holy Scriptures.

HYMN 120 The law and gospel joined in Scripture.

HYMN 121 The law and gospel distinguished.

HYMN 122 Retirement and meditation.

HYMN 123 The benefit of public ordinances.

HYMN 124 Moses, Aaron, and Joshua.

HYMN 125 Faith and repentance, unbelief and impenitence.

HYMN 126 God glorified in the gospel.

HYMN 127 Circumcision and baptism.

HYMN 128 Corrupt nature from Adam.

HYMN 129 We walk by faith, not by sight.

HYMN 130 The new creation.

HYMN 131 The excellency of the Christian religion.

HYMN 132 The offices of Christ.

HYMN 133 The operations of the Holy Spirit

HYMN 134 Circumcision abolished.

HYMN 135 Types and prophecies of Christ.

HYMN 136 Miracles at the birth of Christ.

HYMN 137 Miracles in the life, death, and resurrection of Christ.

HYMN 138 The power of the gospel.

HYMN 139 The example of Christ.

HYMN 140 The examples of Christ and the saints.

HYMN 141 Faith assisted by sense; or, Preaching, baptism, and the Lord's supper.

HYMN 142 Faith in Christ our sacrifice.

HYMN 143 Flesh and spirit.

HYMN 144 The effusion of the spirit; or, The success of the gospel.

HYMN 145 Sight through a glass, and face to face.

HYMN 146 The vanity of creatures; or, No rest on earth.

HYMN 147 The creation of the world. Gen. 1

HYMN 148 God reconciled in Christ

HYMN 149 Honor to magistrates; or, Government from God.

HYMN 150 The deceitfulness of sin.

HYMN 151 Prophecy and inspiration.

HYMN 152 Sinai and Zion. Heb. 12:18ff

HYMN 153 The distemper, folly, and madness of sin

HYMN 154 Self-righteousness insufficient.

HYMN 155 Christ our passover.

HYMN 156 Presumption and despair; or, Satan's various temptations.

HYMN 157 Satan's devices.

HYMN 158 Few saved; or, The almost Christian, the hypocrite, and apostate.

HYMN 159 An unconverted state; or, Converting grace.

HYMN 160 Custom in sin.

HYMN 161 Christian virtues; or, The difficulty of conversion.

HYMN 162 Meditation of heaven; or, The joy of faith.

HYMN 163 Complaint of desertion and temptations.

HYMN 164 The end of the world.

HYMN 165 Unfruitfulness, ignorance, and unsanctified affections.

HYMN 166 The Divine Perfections.

HYMN 167 The Divine Perfections.

HYMN 168 The Divine Perfections.

HYMN 169 The Divine Perfections.

HYMN 170 God incomprehensible and sovereign.

Hymns, Book III

HYMN 1 The Lord's supper instituted. 1 Cor. 11:23ff

HYMN 2 Communion with Christ, and with saints. 1 Cor. 10:16,17

HYMN 3 The new testament in the blood of Christ; or, The new covenant sealed

HYMN 4 Christ's dying love; or, Our pardon bought at a dear price.

HYMN 5 Christ the bread of life. John 6:31,35,39.

HYMN 6 The memorial of our absent lord. John 16:16; Luke 22:19; John 14:3

HYMN 7 Crucifixion to the world by the cross of Christ. Gal. 6:14

HYMN 8 The tree of life

HYMN 9 The Spirit, the water, and the blood. 1 John 5:6.

HYMN 10 Christ crucified, the wisdom and power of God.

HYMN 11 Pardon brought to our senses.

HYMN 12 The gospel feast. Luke 14:16ff.

HYMN 13 Divine love making a feast and calling in the guests. Luke 14:17,22,23

HYMN 14 The song of Simeon; or, A sight of Christ makes death easy. Luke 2:28

HYMN 15 Our Lord Jesus at his own table

HYMN 16 The agonies of Christ.

HYMN 17 Incomparable food; or, The flesh and blood of Christ.

HYMN 18 Incomparable food; or, The flesh and blood of Christ.

HYMN 19 Glorying in the cross; or, Not ashamed of Christ crucified.

HYMN 20 The provisions of the table of our Lord.

HYMN 21 The triumphal feast for Christ's victory over sin, and death, and hell.

HYMN 22 The compassion of a dying Christ.

HYMN 23 Grace and glory by the death of Christ.

HYMN 24 Pardon and strength from Christ.

HYMN 25 Divine glories and our graces.

HYMN 26

HYMN 27 Glory to God the Father's name,

HYMN 28 Let God the Father live

HYMN 29 Glory to God the Trinity,

HYMN 30 The God of mercy be adored,

HYMN 31 Let God the Maker's name

HYMN 32 To God the Father, God the Son,

HYMN 33 All glory to thy wondrous name,

HYMN 34 Now let the Father, and the Son,

HYMN 35 Honor to the Almighty Three

HYMN 36 Ye angels round the throne,

HYMN 37 Give to the Father praise,

HYMN 38 A song of praise to the blessed Trinity.

HYMN 39 To him that chose us first,

HYMN 40 To God the Father's throne

HYMN 41 To our eternal God,

HYMN 42 The Hosannah; or, Salvation ascribed to Christ

HYMN 43 Hosannah to the Prince of grace;

HYMN 44 Hosannah to the Son

HYMN 45 Hosannah to the King

Addendum

Other Hymns by Isaac Watts cHYMN 1

Indexes and Tables

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