Thanks for mercies past, receive

Thanks for mercies past, receive

Author: John Newton
Published in 55 hymnals

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1 Thanks for mercies past receive;
Pardon of our sins renew;
Teach us henceforth how to live,
With eternity in view.

2 Bless thy word to old and young;
Grant us, Lord! thy peace and love;
And when life's short course is run,
Take us to thy house above.

Source: Hymns, Selected and Original: for public and private worship (1st ed.) #758

Author: John Newton

Newton, John, who was born in London, July 24, 1725, and died there Dec. 21, 1807, occupied an unique position among the founders of the Evangelical School, due as much to the romance of his young life and the striking history of his conversion, as to his force of character. His mother, a pious Dissenter, stored his childish mind with Scripture, but died when he was seven years old. At the age of eleven, after two years' schooling, during which he learned the rudiments of Latin, he went to sea with his father. His life at sea teems with wonderful escapes, vivid dreams, and sailor recklessness. He grew into an abandoned and godless sailor. The religious fits of his boyhood changed into settled infidelity, through the study of Shaftesbury and… Go to person page >

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A Book of Hymns and Tunes: for the Sunday-School, the Congregation and Home: 2nd ed. #155Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns and a Liturgy for the Use of Evangelical Lutheran Churches: to which are added prayers for families and individuals #380Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns and a Liturgy: for the use of Evangelical Lutheran Churches, to which are added prayers for families and individuals (New and Enl. Stereotype Ed.) #380Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns and A Liturgy: for the use of Evangelical Lutheran Churches; to which are added prayers for families and individuals #380TextPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #720Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #98Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the use of Universalist Societies and Families (13th ed.) #46Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship (Rev. ed. with supplement) #538Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns: from Watts, Doddridge, and others (4th ed. with an appendix) #539Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns for the Use of Church of England Sunday Schools, Bible Classes ... New ed. #d261
A Selection of Psalms and Hymns, Embracing all the Varieties of Subjects #H145aPage Scan
A Selection of Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns from Watts, Doddridge, Merrick, Scott, Cowper, Barbauld, Steele, and others (2nd ed.) #539Page 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 #539Page Scan
Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #64Page Scan
Church Choral-Book: containing tunes and hymns for congregational singing, and adapted to choirs and social worship #394Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns adapted to public worship #H471Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #471Page Scan
Collection of Hymns for Public and Private Worship. 4th ed. #d262
Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d662
Congregational Singing Book: a Collection of Sacred Music #d59
Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs (Rev. corr. and enl.) #134Page Scan
Hymn Book for Christian Worship #754Page Scan
Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Selected and Original. 7th ed. #d397
Hymns and Tunes for the Sunday School, the Congregation and the Home #d153
Hymns for Christian Melody #582Page Scan
Hymns for Public Worship Part II, for the Use of the Church in Brattle Street #d19
Hymns of the Church Universal #540Page Scan
Hymns, Selected and Original, for Public and Private Worship #758Page Scan
Hymns, Selected and Original, for Public and Private Worship, published by General Synod for the Evangelical Lutheran Church. 68th ed. (8th rev. ed.) #d733
Hymns, Selected and Original: for public and private worship (1st ed.) #758TextPage Scan
Hymns: original and selected, for public and private worship in the Evangelical Lutheran Church (16th rev. ed.) #758Page Scan
Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (4th ed. 3rd rev. ed.) #758Page Scan
Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (30th ed.) #758Page Scan
Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (60th ed., 1st rev. ed.) #758Page Scan
Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #471Page Scan
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d623
Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #162Page Scan
Sacred Poetry #d5
Sacred poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns adapted to Christian devotion in publick & private. New ed. #d424
Sacred Poetry: Consisting of Psalms and Hymns, Adapted to Christian Devotion, in Public and Private. 2nd ed. #d24
Sacred Poetry: Consisting of Psalms and Hymns, adapted to Christian Devotion, in Publick and Private. New Ed. #d422
Selection from Tate and Brady's Version of the Psalms; with Hymns by Various Authors, for the Church in Brattle-Square #d252
Supplement to Watts: a Selection of More than Five Hundred Hymns, from the Most Approved Authors on a Great Variety of Subjects ... #d387
The Baptist Hymn Book, in Two Parts #d510
The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #504Page Scan
The Carol #d181
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #744Page Scan
The Gospel Psalmist #975Page Scan
The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies: compiled from approved authors, with variations and additions (9th ed.) #425Page Scan
The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies: compiled from approved authors, with variations and additions. Second Ed. #425Page 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 #539Page Scan
The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #76Page Scan
The Universalist Hymn Book: a New Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies. 4th ed. #d409
The Universalist Hymn-Book: a new collection of psalms and hymns, for the use of Universalist Societies (Stereotype ed.) #469Page Scan
Unitarian Service Book, and Hymns for Church and Home. Abridged ed. #d401



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