And will the offended God again

And will the offended God again

Author: Samuel Stennett
Published in 20 hymnals

Representative Text

1 And will the offended God again
Return and dwell with sinful men?
Will he within this bosom raise
A living temple to his praise?

2 The joyful news transports my breast,
All hail! I cry, thou heavenly guest!
Lift up your heads, ye powers within,
And let the king of glory in.

3 Enter with all thy heavenly train,
Here live, and here forever reign:
Thy scepter o'er my passions sway,
Let love command, and I'll obey.

4 Reason and conscience shall submit,
And pay their homage at thy feet:
To thee I'll consecrate my heart,
And bid each rival thence depart.

The Hartford Selection of Hymns from the most approved authors, 1799

Author: Samuel Stennett

Samuel Stennett was born at Exeter, in 1727. His father was pastor of a Baptist congregation in that city; afterwards of the Baptist Chapel, Little Wild Street, London. In this latter pastorate the son succeeded the father in 1758. He died in 1795. Dr. Stennett was the author of several doctrinal works, and a few hymns. --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: And will the offended God again
Author: Samuel Stennett
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Language: English

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A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors. #299a

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Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs (Rev. corr. and enl.) #S141b

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Psalms and Hymns, Adapted to Public Worship #440

Supplement to Watts #d21

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The Baptist Hymn Book #343

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The Chapel hymn book, with tunes #502

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The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs" #288

The Halifax Selection of Hymns #d18

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The Hartford Selection of Hymns from the Most Approved Authors #CLXXXIX

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The Hartford Selection of Hymns #CLXXXIX

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #1017a

Village Hymns #d25

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Village hymns for social worship, selected and original #256

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Village hymns for social worship, selected and original #256

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Village Hymns for Social Worship, Selected and Original #256

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