Now With Our Mortal Eyes

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1 Not with our mortal eyes
Have we beheld the Lord;
Yet we rejoice to hear His name,
And love Him in His word.

2 On earth we want the sight
Of our Redeemer's face;
Yet, Lord, our inmost thoughts delight
To dwell upon Thy grace.

3 And when we taste Thy love,
Our joys divinely grow
Unspeakable, like those above,
And Heaven begins below.

Amen.

Source: Book of Worship with Hymns and Tunes #426

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 with our mortal eyes
Title: Now With Our Mortal Eyes
Author: Isaac Watts
Meter: 6.6.8.6
Language: English

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A Baptist Hymn Book, Designed Especially for the Regular Baptist Church and All Lovers of Truth #d537
A Choice Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the use of Christians #193Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns #305Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d573
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d575
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d576
A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #472Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns, intended for the use of the citizens of Zion, whose privilege it is to sing the high praises of God, while passing through the wilderness, to their glorious inheritance above. #244Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #d217
A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: with the music of Mason's Sacred Harp and Missouri Harmony adapted #335Page Scan
A New Selection of Psalms and Hymns from the Most Approved Authors, Adapted to Public and Private Worship. 2nd ed. #d351
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) #133Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns & Psalms: from the most approved authors: principally from Watts & Rippon: together with originals #182Page Scan
A Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for the Church and the Choir #596Page Scan
Baptist Chorals: a tune and hymn book designed to promote general congregational singing; containing one hundred and sixty four tunes adapted to about four hundred choice hymns #277Page Scan
Book of Hymns and Tunes, comprising the psalms and hymns for the worship of God, approved by the general assembly of 1866, arranged with appropriate tunes... by authority of the assembly of 1873 #238aPage Scan
Book of Worship (Rev. ed.) #391TextPage Scan
Book of Worship with Hymns and Tunes #426TextPage Scan
Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d597
Cantica Laudis: or, the American Book of Church Music #d205
Chapel Hymns #d377
Christian Melodies: a selection of hymns and tunes designed for social and private worship in the lecture-room and the family #125Page Scan
Christian Melodies: a selection of hymns and tunes designed for social and private worship in the lecture-room and the family (2nd ed.) #125Page Scan
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.108Page Scan
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d619
Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d722
Church Music, a Collection of Hymn Tunes. #d111
Church music: with selections for the ordinary occasions of public and social worship, from the Psalms and hymns of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America #CCPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #181Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #181Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #181Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns adapted to public worship #H195Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #195Page Scan
Church Psalmody: or, hymns for public worship, selected from Dr. Watts's Psalms and Hymns, and the Congregational Hymn Book #591Page Scan
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #770Page Scan
Fulton Street Hymn Book, for the use of union prayer meetings, Sabbath schools and families #191Page Scan
General Collection of Hymns, Original and Selected, for Use of Christians #d214
Hymn and Tune Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (Round Note Ed.) #381Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Colored M.E. Church in America #d356
Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South #381Page Scan
Hymnal of the Presbyterian Church #327Page Scan
Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d261
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.CVIIIPage Scan
Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. (5th ed.) #30Page Scan
Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. (8th ed.) #30Page Scan
Hymns and Spiritual Songs. 1st Canadian ed. #d206
Hymns for Church and Home #294Page Scan
Hymns, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. (5th ed. corr.) #289Page Scan
Hymns, Original and Selected, for the use of Christians #d164
Hymns, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. 8th ed. #d178
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient & modern (Abr. ed.) #384Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient and modern #777Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in the prayer-meeting #412Page Scan
Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #195Page Scan
Melodies of the Church: a collection of psalms and hymns adapted to publick and social worship, seasons of revival, monthly concerts of prayer, and various similar occasions... #d690
Primitive Baptist Hymn Book for All Lovers of Sacred Song. 3rd ed. #d141
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship, and Approved by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America #H51Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship in the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. #d580
Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #817Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns for the Worship of God #d533
Psalms and Hymns of Isaac Watts, The #I.108Text
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... #255Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #H298Page Scan
Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs ... for the Use of the United Church of Christ, Commonly Called Free Will Baptist #d200
Sabbath School and Social Hymns of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the U.S.A. #d167
Seamen's Hymns #181Page Scan
Seamen's Hymns and Devotional Assistant #d413
Social Hymn and Tune Book: for the Lecture Room, Prayer Meeting, Family Circle, and Mission Church #d267
Social Hymn Book: Being the Hymns of the Social Hymn and Tune Book for the Lecture Room, Prayer Meeting, Family, and Congregation (2nd ed.) #116Page Scan
Social Psalmist: or hymns, selected for the private use and social meetings of evangelical Christians #181Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad735
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #731Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #731Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #731Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #731Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #731Page Scan
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #472Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn Book: comprising a large and choice collection of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, adapted to the faith and order of the Old School, or Primitive Baptists (2nd stereotype Ed.) #677Page Scan
The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #579Page Scan
The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d513
The Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for use in social meetings. #326Page Scan
The Chapel hymn book, with tunes: for the worship of God #450Page Scan
The Christian Psalmist: being a collection of psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs compiled from the most approved authors, and designed as a standard hymn book for public and social worship #145Page Scan
The Christian Psalmist; or, Watts' Psalms and Hymns: with copious selections from other sources; the whole carefully revised and arranged, with directions for musical expression #466Page Scan
The Church Hymn Book #d359
The Church of God Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Church and Choir #d592
The Columbian Repository: or, Sacred Harmony: selected from European and American authors with many new tunes not before published #460Page Scan
The Gospel Hymnal #d406
The Lyrica: a collection of psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs, adapted to general use #152Page Scan
The New Baptist Psalmist and Tune Book: for churches and Sunday-schools #73Page Scan
The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #839Page Scan
The Primitive Baptist Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes of early and late composition #111Page Scan
The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #547Page Scan
The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #547Page Scan
The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #312Page Scan
The Psalms of David: imitated in the language of the New Testament, and applied to the Christian state and worship (27th ed.) #I.CVIIITextPage 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.) #A108Page Scan
The Reformed Methodist Pocket Hymnal: Revised: collected from various authors. Designed for the worship of God in all Christian churches. #II.99Page Scan
The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #130cPage Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d699



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