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Baptized into our Savior's death

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1 Baptized into our Saviour's death,
Our souls to sin must die;
With Christ, our Lord, we live anew,
With Christ ascend on high.

2 There by his Father's side He sits
Enthroned, divinely fair;
Yet owns Himself our Brother still,
And our forerunner there.

3 Rise from these earthly trifles, rise
On wings of faith and love;
Above, our choicest treasure lies,
And be our hearts above.

4 Let not earth's pleasures draw us down;
Lord, give us strength to rise,
And through Thy strong, attractive power,
At last to gain the prize.

Source: Hymnal for Church and Home #285

Author: Philip Doddridge

Doddridge, Philip, D.D., was born in London, June 26, 1702. His grandfather was one of the ministers under the Commonwealth, who were ejected in 1662. His father was a London oilman. He was offered by the Duchess of Bedford an University training for ordination in the Church of England, but declined it. He entered Mr. Jennings's non-conformist seminary at Kibworth instead; preached his first sermon at Hinckley, to which Mr. Jennings had removed his academy. In 1723 he was chosen pastor at Kibworth. In 1725 he changed his residence to Market Harborough, still ministering at Kibworth. The settled work of his life as a preceptor and divine began in 1729, with his appointment to the Castle Hill Meeting at Northampton, and continued till in the… Go to person page >

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EVAN (Havergal)

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M.M. 52

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Instances (1 - 53 of 53)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: with the music of Mason's Sacred Harp and Missouri Harmony adapted #436Page Scan
Baptist Harmony #d25
Better Than Pearls: sacred songs expressly adapted for gospel meetings #128Page Scan
Christ in Song #d46
Christ in Song: for all religious services nearly one thousand best gospel hymns, new and old with responsive scripture readings (Rev. and Enl.) #415TextPage Scan
Christian Hymnal, a Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs Suitable for Use in Public Worship #d39
Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #620Page Scan
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d88
Church Hymnal, Mennonite: a Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs ... 1st ed. [with Deutscher Anhang] #321
Church Hymnal, Mennonite: a Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs. 7th ed. #d46
Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d67
Conference Hymns : adapted to religious conferences, and meetings for prayer, to which is added a selection of the most favorite melodies in common use #239Page Scan
Dyer's Psalmist: A Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs for the use of Baptist Churches (Rev. & Corrd. ed.) #180Page Scan
Family Singing Book. Rev ed. with Supplement #d28
General Baptist Hymn Book #d44
Gospel Hymns #d43
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #217Page Scan
Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #217Page Scan
Hymnal for Church and Home #285TextPage Scan
Hymns and Tunes: for those who keep the commandments of God and the faith of Jesus. #152Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #671Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #671Page Scan
Hymns for Schools and Families #d45
Hymns for Schools and Families, Specailly Designed for the Children of the Church #92Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools #209Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #360Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #360Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Brethren in Christ #d44
Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d88
Hymns of Glorious Praise #d35
Hymns of the Christian Life. Rev. ed. #d40
Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #C50TextPage Scan
Mennonite Brethren Church Hymnal #174
Psalms and Hymns for Public worship, Containing All the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts ... #d54
Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (7th ed.) #S109Page Scan
Revival Songs : a new collection of hymns and spiritual songs for closet and family worship, prayer, conference, revival and protracted meetings #149Page Scan
Revival Songs. 4th ed. #d20
Select Hymns #d41
Select Hymns: adapted to the devotional exercises of the Baptist denomination (2nd ed.) #210Page Scan
Spiritual Songs and Hymns, for Use in All Gospel Services #d38
The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #454Page Scan
The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #907Page Scan
The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d47
The Christian Hymnary. Bks. 1-4 #202
The Gospel Psalmist #561Page Scan
The Greatest Hymns #d28
The New Church Hymnal #165
The People's Praise Book or Carmina Sanctorum #d50
The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #822Page Scan
The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #822Page Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d70
The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #1076Page Scan
The South Western Psalmist #d28