Praise for the Gospel

To our Almighty Maker, God

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 91 hymnals

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To you, almighty Maker, God,
new honors be addressed;
your great salvation shines abroad,
and makes all nations blessed.

You spoke the word to Abrah'm first;
your truth fulfils your grace;
the humble make your name their trust,
and learn your righteousness.

Let all the earth proclaim your love
in all its different tongues,
and praise your name below, above,
in melody and songs.


Source: In Melody and Songs: hymns from the Psalm versions of Isaac Watts #51

Author: Isaac Watts

Isaac Watts was the son of a schoolmaster, and was born in Southampton, July 17, 1674. He is said to have shown remarkable precocity in childhood, beginning the study of Latin, in his fourth year, and writing respectable verses at the age of seven. At the age of sixteen, he went to London to study in the Academy of the Rev. Thomas Rowe, an Independent minister. In 1698, he became assistant minister of the Independent Church, Berry St., London. In 1702, he became pastor. In 1712, he accepted an invitation to visit Sir Thomas Abney, at his residence of Abney Park, and at Sir Thomas' pressing request, made it his home for the remainder of his life. It was a residence most favourable for his health, and for the prosecution of his literary… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: To our Almighty Maker, God
Title: Praise for the Gospel
Author: Isaac Watts
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Cyber Hymnal #6882
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Instances

Instances (1 - 91 of 91)

A Baptist Hymn Book, Designed Especially for the Regular Baptist Church and All Lovers of Truth #d804

A Collection of Hymns and Psalms for the Use of Singing School and Musical Societies #d165

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns #209

A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #d337

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A Selection of Sacred Poetry #209

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A Selection of Sacred Poetry #209

Cantica Laudis #d322

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Carmina Sacra #113b

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Carmina Sacra #123b

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Christian Hymns #9

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Christian Melodies #112

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Christian Melodies #112

Church Hymn Book . 3rd ed. #d542

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Church Hymn Book #P.XCVIII.I

Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d1083

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Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #569

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Church Psalmist #P98a

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Church Psalmist #P98a

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Church Psalmist #P98a

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Church Psalmody #P98.1

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Church Psalmody #P98a

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Church Psalmody #90

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Doctor Watts's imitation of the Psalms of David, to which is added a collection of hymns; the whole applied to the state of the Christian Church in general (3rd ed.) #172a

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Doctor Watts's Imitation of the Psalms of David #182b

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Doctor Watts's Imitation of the Psalms of David #172a

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Doctor Watts's Imitation of the Psalms of David #XCVIIIa

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Dr. Watts's Imitation of the Psalms of David #210b

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Hymns for Christian Melody #147

Hymns for the Use of the New Jerusalem Church #d258

Hymns for the Use of the Society of United Christian Friends Professing the Faith of Universal Salvation #d427

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In Melody and Songs #51

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In Melody and Songs #52

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Manual of Christian Psalmody #P98a

Melodies of the Church #d1038

Missionary Hymns #d76

Musica Sacra; or Springfield and Utica Collections United #d155

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Musica Sacra #199

Parish Psalmody #d852

Parish Psalmody #d867

Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d841

Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship in the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. #d874

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Psalms and Hymns of Isaac Watts, The #Ps.213

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Psalms and Hymns, Adapted to Public Worship #P98.1

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Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #P98.1

Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #d441

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Psalms and Hymns #P98a

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Psalms Carefully Suited to the Christian Worship in the United States of America #98a

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Psalms, carefully suited to the Christian worship in the United States of America #199b

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #9

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #XIV

Sacred poetry #d500

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Sacred Poetry #aXCVIII

Sacred Poetry #d498

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Sacred Poetry #XCVIII

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Selah #101c

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #243

The Christian Minstrel #d346

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The Christian Psalmist; or, Watts' Psalms and Hymns #P98a

The Christian Psalter #d592

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The Columbian Repository #228

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The Congregational Hymn Book #88

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The Cyber Hymnal #6882

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The Middlesex Collection of Church Music #53

The Modern Psalmist #d339

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The New York Choralist #125

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The Presbyterian Hymnal #631

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The Presbyterian Hymnal #631

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The Psalmody #356

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #124

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The Psalms and Hymns #P98a

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The Psalms of David #XCVIIIa

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The Psalms of David #P98a

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The Psalms of David #174b

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The Psalms of David #98

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The Reformed Methodist Pocket Hymnal #II.26

The Songs of Zion #d192

The Songs of Zion #d191

The Universalist Hymn Book #d483

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The Universalist Hymn-Book #3

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The Vestry Singing Book #66

The Victory #d407

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