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No, I'll Repine at Death No More

No, I'll repine at death no more

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 49 hymnals

Representative Text

1 No, I'll repine at death no more;
But, calm and cheerful, will resign
To the cold dungeon of the grave,
These dying, with'ring limbs of mine.

2 Let worms devour my wasting flesh,
And crumble all my bones to dust;
My God shall raise my frame anew
At the revival of the just.

3 Break, sacred morning! through the skies,
And usher in that glorious day:
Come quickly, Lord! cut short the hours:
Thy lingering wheels, how long they stay!

4 Haste, then, upon the wings of love,
Rouse all the pious sleeping clay,
That we may join in heav'nly joys,
And sing the triumph of the day.

Source: A Collection of Hymns and Prayers, for Public and Private Worship #388

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 >

Text Information

First Line: No, I'll repine at death no more
Title: No, I'll Repine at Death No More
Author: Isaac Watts
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Language: English

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A Choice Selection of Evangelical Hymns, from various authors #427

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A Collection of Hymns and a Liturgy #498

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A Collection of Hymns and A Liturgy #498

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A Collection of Hymns and Prayers, for Public and Private Worship #388

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns #467

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A Selection of Sacred Poetry #467

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A Selection of Sacred Poetry #467

Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d611

Church Hymn Book . 3rd ed. #d340

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Hymn and Tune Book for Use in Old School or Primitive Baptist Churches #521

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Hymns and Spiritual Songs, in Three Books #II.CII

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Hymns for Christian Melody #865

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Hymns for Sunday Schools #314

Hymns Selected #d143

Hymns Selected from Dr. Watts, Dr. Doddridge and Various Other Writers #d143

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Hymns selected from various authors #444

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Hymns, Selected and Original, for Public and Private Worship #727

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Hymns, Selected and Original #727

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Hymns #727

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Hymns #727

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Hymns #727

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Hymns #727

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Psalms and Hymns of Isaac Watts, The #II.102

Songs of Pilgrimage, a Hymnal for the Churches of Christ, Part I #d144

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Songs of Pilgrimage #201

The Baptist Hymn Book, in Two Parts #d387

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The Baptist Hymn Book #1233

The Church Hymn Book #d645

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The Columbian Repository #606

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The Hartford Selection of Hymns #CCCCII

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #675

The Psalms of David ... New ed. #d151

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The Psalms of David #II.CII

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The Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs of the Rev. Isaac Watts, D. D. #B102

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The Reformed Methodist Pocket Hymnal #II.186

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