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A New and Choice Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the Use of the Regular Baptist Church. 10th ed.

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d201How good, how glorious 'tis to see
d202How happy are they, Who the [their] Savior [Jesus] obey
d203How happy [happy's] every child of grace, who [that] feels [knows] his sins forgiven
d204How happy, how loving, how joyful I feel
d205How happy is the Christian's state [mind]
d206How happy is the man who has [hath] chosen wisdom's ways
d207How hard and rugged is the way [road]
d208How helpless guilty [fallen] nature lies
d209How honored is the place
d210How lost was [is] my [our] condition
d211How oft, alas, this [our] wretched [sinful] [wicked] heart
d212How painfully pleasing the fond recollection Of youthful connections [emotions]
d213How peaceful is the closing scene
d214How precious is the book divine
d215How sad and awful [dreadful] is my state
d216How short and hasty is our life
d217How short the race our friend has run
d218How still and peaceful is [Lord] the grave
d219How sweet and awful [holy] [sacred] is the place
d220How sweet, how [and] heavenly is the sight
d221How sweet the melting lay
d222How sweet the name of Jesus sounds
d223How sweet to reflect on the [those] joys that await me [us]
d224How swiftly time's revolving wheels
d225How tedious and tasteless [restless and tiresome] the hours
d226How vain are all things here below
d227Humble souls, who [that] seek salvation
d228Hungry, and faint and poor
d229I am a little scholar
d230I am a stranger here below
d231I came to the spot where the White Pilgrim lay
d232I come, the great Redeemer cries
d233I hate the tempter and his charms
d234I have sought round the [this] verdant earth
d235I love my Savior God
d236I love the holy Son of God
d237I love the Lord, he heard my cries
d238I love the sons of grace
d239I love thy kingdom, Lord
d240I love to see the Lord below
d241I love to steal awhile away
d242I sing my Savior's wondrous death
d243I want a heart to pray
d244I would but cannot sing
d245I would not live alway [always], I ask not to stay
d246I would not weep alway, though many a tear
d247If duty calls, and suffering [sufferings] too
d248If life's pleasures charm [cheer] thee [you], give them not thy [your] heart
d249If worklings ask the reason why
d250I'm not ashamed to own my [the] Lord
d251In Adam's loins, by sin we fall
d252In all my Lord's appointed ways
d253In Christ I've all my soul's desire
d254In Christ the Rock, let those who dwell
d255In evil long I took delight
d256In seasons of grief to my God I'll repair
d257In songs of sublime adoration and praise
d258In thy assembly here we stand
d259In thy great name, O Lord, we come
d260Infinite grief, amazing woe
d261Inquire, ye pilgrims, for the way
d262Jerusalem, my happy home, O how I long for thee
d263Jesus, and shall it ever be
d264Jesus, by heavenly hosts adored
d265Jesus, engrave it on my heart
d266Jesus, exalted far on high
d267Jesus grant us all a blessing
d268Jesus, great Shepherd of the [thy] sheep
d269Jesus, I love thy charming name
d270Jesus, I my cross have taken, all to leave
d271Jesus, I sing thy matchless [wondrous] grace
d272Jesus invites his saints
d273Jesus, Lover [Savior] of my soul, Let me to thy bosom [refuge] fly
d274Jesus my Love, my chief delight
d275Jesus, my [mine] [our] all, to heaven is [has] gone
d276Jesus, my Savior and my God, Thou hast redeemed me
d277Jesus, O what a wondrous theme
d278Jesus, sovereign of the skies
d279Jesus the heavenly lover gave
d280Jesus, thou art the sinner's friend
d281Jesus thou great exalted King
d282Jesus, thy saints assembled here
d283Jesus, we come at thy command
d284Jesus wept, those tears are over
d285Jesus, where'er thy people meet
d286Jesus, who knows full well
d287Joy to the world, the Lord is [has] come
d288Joyfully, joyfully, onward I [we] move
d289Kindred in Christ, for his dear [name's] sake
d290Let Christians all agree
d291Let me, my Savior and my God
d292Let others boast how strong they be [are]
d293Let party names no more
d294Let sinners take their course
d295Let the wild leopards of the wood
d296Let thy Kingdom, blessed Savior
d297Life is a span, a fleeting hour
d298Lift up your hearts, Immanuel's friends
d299Like sheep we went astray
d300Lo what a glorious sight appears

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