The God of mercy be adored

The God of mercy be adored

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 87 hymnals

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The God of mercy be adored,
Who calls our souls from death,
Who saves by His redeeming word
And new-creating breath:
To praise the Father and the Son
And Spirit all divine--
The One in Three and Three in One,
Let saints and angels join.



Source: Book of Worship with Hymns and Tunes #D5

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: The God of mercy be adored
Author: Isaac Watts
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances (1 - 87 of 87)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns: Supplementary to the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #D3Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns & Psalms: from the most approved authors: principally from Watts & Rippon: together with originals #430Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns: designed as a supplement to the "psalms and hymns" of the Presbyterian church #D3Page Scan
A Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for the Church and the Choir #D6Page Scan
Allgemeine Lieder-Sammlung zum Gegrauch für den privaten und öffentlichen Gottesdienst. (6th Aufl.) #P44Page 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 #3DPage Scan
Book of Worship (Rev. ed.) #D8TextPage Scan
Book of Worship with Hymns and Tunes #D5TextPage Scan
Chapel Treasures (Christ Chapel Sabbath-School, Lebanon, PA) #431Page 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.III.30Page Scan
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d848
Church Hymns and Tunes #D4Page Scan
Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #559Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #843Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #710Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #843Page Scan
Church Psalmody: or, hymns for public worship, selected from Dr. Watts's Psalms and Hymns, and the Congregational Hymn Book #282Page Scan
Doctor Watts' Imitation of the Psalms of David, Corrected and Enlarged (3rd. ed.) #286aTextPage Scan
Doctor Watts's Imitation of the Psalms of David, corrected and enlarged, to which is added a collection of hymns; the whole applied to the state of the Christian Church in general (2nd ed.) #286aTextPage Scan
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.) #268dTextPage Scan
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 (Corr. and enl.) #D.IIITextPage Scan
Evangelical Hymns: original and selected: designed for the use of families and private circles; for social prayer meetings, seasons of revival or oother occasions of special interest #242Page Scan
Gloria Deo: a Collection of Hymns and Tunes for Public Worship in all Departments of the Church #761Page Scan
Harmonia Americana: containing a concise introduction to the grounds of music; with a variety of airs, suitable fore divine worship and the use of musical societies; consisting of three and four parts #26TextPage Scan
Harmonia Sacra: a Compilation of Psalm and Hymn Tunes [from the most celebrated European masters] #222Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #D7Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #D7Page Scan
Hymn Book of the United Evangelical Church #D5Page Scan
Hymn-Book of the Evangelical Association #D4Page Scan
Hymnal Companion to the Prayer Book with Accompanying Tunes (Second Edition) #D4Page Scan
Hymnal Companion to the Prayer Book: with accompanying tunes #D4Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #D3Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #D3Page Scan
Hymns and Spiritual Songs, in Three Books: I. collected fromt he scriptures, II. composed on divine subjects, III. prepared for the Lord's Supper #III.XXXPage Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #D4Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #1132Page Scan
Hymns of Worship: Designed for Use Especially in the Lecture Room, the Prayer Meeting and the Family #D6Page Scan
Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (4th ed. 3rd rev. ed.) #1010Page Scan
Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (60th ed., 1st rev. ed.) #1010Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient & modern (Abr. ed.) #D6Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #411cPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #411cPage Scan
Offices of Worship and Hymns: with tunes, 3rd ed., revised and enlarged #1437Page Scan
Parish Hymns: a collection of hymns for public, social, and private worship; selected and original #604Page Scan
Parish Psalmody #d758
Parish Psalmody #d772
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d757
Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #D6Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns for the Worship of God #d748
Psalms and Hymns of Isaac Watts, The #III.30Text
Psalms and Hymns of Isaac Watts, The #Ps.342Text
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #D4Page Scan
Sabbath School Songs #29cPage Scan
Sacred lyrics, or Select hymns: particularly adapted to revivals of religion, and intended as a supplement to Watts. #328Page Scan
Seamen's Hymns #710Page Scan
Social Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: adapted to private and public worship, selected from various authors #464Page Scan
Social Psalmist: or hymns, selected for the private use and social meetings of evangelical Christians #710Page Scan
Songs for Social and Public Worship #329Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #D6Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #D6Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #D12Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #D6Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #D6Page Scan
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #D6Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles in seasons of revival, to missionary meetings, to the monthly concert, and to other occasions... (3rd ed.) #23Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles in seasons of revival, to missionary meetings, to the monthly concert, and to other occasions... (3rd ed.) #64Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles in seasons of rivival, to missionary meetings, to the monthly concert, and to other occasions of special interest #23Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles in seasons of rivival, to missionary meetings, to the monthly concert, and to other occasions of special interest #64Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles, to missinary meetings, to monthly concert, and to other occasions of special interest.(Rev. and Enl. Ed.) #23Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles, to missinary meetings, to monthly concert, and to other occasions of special interest.(Rev. and Enl. Ed.) #64Page Scan
The American Hymn and Tune Book #d735
The Centenary Singer: a collection of hymns and tunes popular during the last one hundred years #38bPage Scan
The Columbian Repository: or, Sacred Harmony: selected from European and American authors with many new tunes not before published #705Page Scan
The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #D5Page Scan
The Emory Hymnal: a collection of sacred hymns and music for use in public worship, Sunday-schools, social meetings and family worship #D3Page Scan
The Heart and Voice: or, Songs of Praise for the Sanctuary: hymn and tune book, designed for congregational singing in the Methodist Episcopal Church, and for congregations generally #128cPage Scan
The Heart and Voice: or, Songs of Praise for the Sanctuary: hymn and tune book, designed for congregational singing in the Methodist Episcopal Church, and for congregations generally #134cPage Scan
The Liturgy and the Office of Worship and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum, or the Moravian Church #1437Page Scan
The Methodist Hymnal #721Page Scan
The Middlesex Collection of Church Music: or, ancient psalmody revived: containing a variety of psalm tunes, the most suitable to be used in divine service (2nd ed. rev. cor. and enl.) #116Page Scan
The Mother's Hymn Book. (Third stereotyped ed. Rev. and enl.) #D4Page Scan
The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #D5Page Scan
The Primitive Baptist Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes of early and late composition #176Page Scan
The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #699Page Scan
The Psalms of David: imitated in the language of the New Testament, and applied to the Christian state and worship (27th ed.) #III.XXXTextPage 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.) #C30Page Scan
The Reformed Church Hymnal: with tunes #D7Page Scan



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