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Praise ye the Lord, all nature join. In work and worship so divine

Praise ye the Lord, all nature join. In work and worship so divine

Author: Isaac Watts
Tune: ROTHWELL
Published in 12 hymnals

Full Text

1 Praise ye the Lord, all nature join
In work and worship so divine:
Let heaven and earth unite and raise
High hallelujahs to his praise.

2 While realms of joy, and worlds around,
Their hallelujahs loud resound;
Let saints below, and saints above,
Exulting sing redeeming love.

3 High hallelujahs well become,
Vile prodigals returned home;
His mighty acts, his wond'rous grace
Demand our highest songs of praise.

4 As instruments well tun'd and strung,
We'll praise the Lord with heart and tongue;
While life remains we'll loud proclaim
High hallelujahs to his name.

5 Beyond the grave in nobler strains,
When freed from sorrow, son, and pains,
Eternally the church will raise
High hallelujahs to his praise.

Source: The Psalms of David: with hymns and spiritual songs: also, the catechism, confession of faith, and liturgy of the Reformed Church in the Netherlands #150

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: Praise ye the Lord, all nature join. In work and worship so divine
Author: Isaac Watts
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Language: English
Publication Date: 1847
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Manual of Devotion for Soldiers and Sailors: comprising I. forms of prayer, public and private, II. a compend of Bible truth, III. The Assembly's shorter catechism, IV. A selection of psalms and... #112Page 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 #45aPage Scan
Church music: with selections for the ordinary occasions of public and social worship, from the Psalms and hymns of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America #298Page Scan
Kingdom Songs: for use in the Sunday School, the young people's meeting, the devotional service #152Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship, and Approved by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America #P150bPage Scan
Psalms and Hymns, Adapted to Public Worship: and approved by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America: the latter being arranged according to subjects... #P150.2Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for the Use of the German Reformed Church, in the United States of America. (2nd ed.) #P150bPage Scan
The Psalms and Hymns, with the Catechism, Confession of Faith, and Liturgy, of the Reformed Dutch Church in North America #P150bPage Scan
The Psalms and Hymns, with the Doctrinal Standards and Liturgy of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church in North America #P150.IIPage Scan
The Psalms and Hymns: with the catechism, confession of faith and liturgy of the Reformed Dutch Church in North America #P150bPage Scan
The Psalms of David: with hymns and spiritual songs: also, the catechism, confession of faith, and liturgy of the Reformed Church in the Netherlands #150TextPage Scan
The Reformed Church Hymnal: with tunes #6Page Scan



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