Not the Malicious or Profane

Not the malicious or profane

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 38 hymnals

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Not the malicious or profane,
The wanton or the proud,
Nor thieves, nor sland'rers, shall obtain
Tue kingdom of our God.

Surprising grace! and such were we
By nature and by sin,
Heirs of immortal misery,
Unholy and unclean.

But we are washed in Jesus' blood,
We're pardoned through his name;
And the good Spirit of our God
Has sanctified our frame.

O for a persevering power
To keep thy just commands
We would defile our hearts no more,
No more pollute our hands.



Source: The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #176

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 >

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First Line: Not the malicious or profane
Title: Not the Malicious or Profane
Author: Isaac Watts
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Language: English

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A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d572
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d574
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d575
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #464Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #d215
A New Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs: from the best authors; designed for the use of conference meetings, private circles, and congregations (21st ed. with an appendix) #777Page Scan
Additional Hymns, Designed as a Supplement to Dwight's Psalms & Hymns #d123
Christian Psalmody, in Four Parts; containing Dr. Watt's Psalms Abridged; Dr. Watt's Hymns Abridged; Select Hymns from Other Authors; and Select Harmony: together with directions... (2nd. ed.) #WH.I.104Page Scan
General Collection of Hymns, Original and Selected, for Use of Christians #d212
Hymns and Psalms, Original and Modern, Selected and Revised #d225
Hymns and Spiritual Songs, in Three Books: I. collected fromt he scriptures, II. composed on divine subjects, III. prepared for the Lord's Supper #I.CIVPage Scan
Hymns for Christian Melody #190Page Scan
Hymns, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. (5th ed. corr.) #288Page Scan
Hymns, Original and Selected, for the use of Christians #d163
Hymns, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. 8th ed. #d177
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship, and Approved by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America #H49Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d560
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship in the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. #d575
Psalms and Hymns of Isaac Watts, The #I.104Text
Psalms and Hymns, Adapted to Public Worship: and approved by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America: the latter being arranged according to subjects... #244Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for the Use of the German Reformed Church, in the United States of America. (2nd ed.) #198Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns: adapted to social, private and public worship in the Cumberland Presbyterian Chruch #224Page Scan
The Baptist Harmony #d255
The Baptist Harmony #d258
The Baptist Hymn Book, in Two Parts #d391
The Church Hymn Book #d654
The Columbian Repository: or, Sacred Harmony: selected from European and American authors with many new tunes not before published #456Page Scan
The Lexington Collection: being a selection of hymns, and spiritual songs, from the best authors (3rd. ed., corr.) #18Page Scan
The Primitive Baptist Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes of early and late composition #43Page Scan
The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #176TextPage Scan
The Psalms and Hymns, with the Catechism, Confession of Faith, and Liturgy, of the Reformed Dutch Church in North America #33aPage Scan
The Psalms and Hymns, with the Doctrinal Standards and Liturgy of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church in North America #H330Page Scan
The Psalms and Hymns: with the catechism, confession of faith and liturgy of the Reformed Dutch Church in North America #33aPage Scan
The Psalms of David: imitated in the language of the New Testament, and applied to the Christian state and worship (27th ed.) #I.CIVTextPage Scan
The Psalms of David: with hymns and spiritual songs: also, the catechism, confession of faith, and liturgy of the Reformed Church in the Netherlands #H33Page Scan
The Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs of the Rev. Isaac Watts, D. D.: to which are added select hymns, from other authors; and directions for musical expression (New ed.) #A104Page Scan
The Reformed Methodist Pocket Hymnal: Revised: collected from various authors. Designed for the worship of God in all Christian churches. #II.96Page Scan
Zion's Hymns, for the Use of the Original Free-Will Baptist Church of North Carolina #d181



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