Psalm 150

Praise ye the Lord, let praise employ

Author: Anne Steele (1760)
Tune: OCTAVIUS
Published in 57 hymnals

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1 Praise ye the Lord! let praise employ,
In his own courts, your songs of joy;
The spacious firmament around
Shall echo back the joyful sound.

2 Recount his works in strains divine,
His wondrous works--how bright they shine!
Praise him for all his mighty deeds,
Whose greatness all your praise exceeds.

3 Let all whom life and breath inspire,
Attend, and join the blissful choir;
But chiefly ye, who know his word,
Adore, and love, and praise the Lord.

Source: The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #347

Author: Anne Steele

Anne Steele was born at Broughton, Hampshire, in 1717. Her father was a timber merchant, and at the same time officiated as the lay pastor of the Baptist Society at Broughton. Her mother died when she was 3. At the age of 19 she became an invalid after injuring her hip. At the age of 21 she was engaged to be married but her fiance drowned the day of the wedding. On the occasion of his death she wrote the hymn "When I survey life's varied scenes." After the death of her fiance she assisted her father with his ministry and remained single. Despite her sufferings she maintained a cheerful attitude. She published a book of poetry Poems on subjects chiefly devotional in 1760 under the pseudonym "Theodosia." The remaining works were published a… Go to person page >

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First Line: Praise ye the Lord, let praise employ
Title: Psalm 150
Author: Anne Steele (1760)
Language: English
Publication Date: 1760
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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A Collection of Hymns: Supplementary to the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #135Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Social and Private Worship #P.CLaPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns: from Watts, Doddridge, and others (4th ed. with an appendix) #21Page Scan
A Selection of Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns from Watts, Doddridge, Merrick, Scott, Cowper, Barbauld, Steele, and others (2nd ed.) #21Page Scan
A Selection of Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns, from Watts, Doddridge, Merrick, Scott, Cowper, Barbauld, Steele ...compiled for the use of the Unitarian Church in Philadelphia #21Page Scan
Asaph: or, The Choir Book #d212
Cantica Laudis: or, the American Book of Church Music #d243
Christian Hymns: adapted to the worship of God our Saviour in public and private devotion, compiled from the most approved ancient and modern authors, for the Central Universalist Society... #410Page Scan
Church Chorals and Choir Studies #45Page Scan
Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d868
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns adapted to public worship #P150.2Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #P150bPage Scan
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #61Page Scan
Evangelical Musick: or, The Sacred Minstrel and Sacred Harp United #d68
Evangelical Musick: or, The Sacred Minstrel and Sacred Harp United: consisting of a great variety of psalm and hymn tunes, set pieces, anthems, etc. (10th ed) #157Page Scan
Laudent Omnes #d151
Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #P150bPage 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... #d832
Poems on Subjects Chiefly Devotional, Vol. 2 #259Text
Psalms and Hymns for Public worship, Containing All the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts ... #d779
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #P150.2Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #d357
Psalms and Hymns: adapted to social, private and public worship in the Cumberland Presbyterian Chruch #P150bPage Scan
Sacred poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns adapted to Christian devotion in publick & private. New ed. #d396
Sacred Poetry: Consisting of Psalms and Hymns, adapted to Christian Devotion, in Publick and Private. New Ed. #d394
Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns, adapted to Christian devotion, in public and private, selected from the best authors, with variations and additions #CLPage Scan
Song-Hymnal of Praise and Joy, a selection of spiritual songs, old and new #596Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad910
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #105Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #105Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #105Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #105Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #105Page Scan
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #53Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book for Public Worship #13Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book, for Public Worship #10.13Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn Book #13Page Scan
The Bay State Collection of Church Music #d148
The Choir: or, Union collection of church music. Consisting of a great variety of psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, &c. original and selected. Including many beautiful subjects from the works.. (2nd ed.) #43Page Scan
The Christian Harmony: in the Seven-Syllable Character Note System. Rev. ed. #d275
The Christian Minstrel: a New System of Musical Notation with a Collection of Psalm Tunes, Anthems, and Chants. 3rd ed. #d227
The Christian Minstrel: a New System of Musical Notations; with a Collectionof Psalm Tunes, Anthems, & Chants ... 104th ed. #d260
The Imperial Harmony #d218
The Modern Psalmist #d257
The National Psalmist #d153
The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies: compiled from approved authors, with variations and additions (9th ed.) #408Page Scan
The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies: compiled from approved authors, with variations and additions. Second Ed. #408Page Scan
The Palm: a collection of sacred music, for choirs, singing schools and conventions #101aPage Scan
The Philadelphia Hymn Book; or, a selection of sacred poetry, consisting of psalms and hymns from Watts...and others, adapted to public and private devotion #21Page Scan
The Praise #d229
The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #70Page Scan
The Standard Church Hymnal #437Page Scan
The Universalist Hymn Book: a New Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies. 4th ed. #d373
The Universalist Hymn-Book: a new collection of psalms and hymns, for the use of Universalist Societies (Stereotype ed.) #574Page Scan
The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #347TextPage Scan
Union Hymns: adapted to Social Meetings and Family Worship Selected from Church Psalmody, with Additional Hymns #d327
Universalist Hymn Book #d439



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