Th' Almighty reigns exalted high

The Almighty reigns exalted high

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 77 hymnals

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Th' Almighty reigns exalted high
O'er all the earth, o'er all the sky;
Though clouds and darkness veil his feet,
His dwelling is the mercy-seat.

O ye that love his holy name,
Hate every work of sin and shame;
He guards the souls of all his friends,
And from the snares of hell defends.

Immortal light and joys unknown
Are for the saints in darkness sown
Those glorious seeds shall spring and rise,
And the bright harvest bless our eyes.

Rejoice, ye righteous, and record
The sacred honors of the Lord:
None but the soul that feels his grace
Can triumph in his holiness.



Source: The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #185

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 >

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First Line: The Almighty reigns exalted high
Title: Th' Almighty reigns exalted high
Author: Isaac Watts
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Language: English

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #69

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #69

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns #335

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A Collection of Sacred Hymns for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints #26

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A Manual of Devotion for Soldiers and Sailors #3

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A Pastor's Selection of Hymns and Tunes #37

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A Selection of Hymns & Psalms #13

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A Selection of Psalms and Hymns #A24

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A Selection of Sacred Poetry #335

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A Selection of Sacred Poetry #335

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Church Hymn Book #P.XCVII.III

Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d963

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Church Melodies #220

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Church music #XIV

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Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #116

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Church Psalmist #P97c

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Church Psalmist #P97c

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Church Psalmist #P97c

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Church Psalmody #P97.3

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Church Psalmody #P97c

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Church Psalmody #89

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Doctor Watts's Imitation of the Psalms of David, corrected and enlarged, to which is added a collection of hymns; the whole applied to the state of the Christian Church in general (2nd ed.) #181b

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Doctor Watts's imitation of the Psalms of David, to which is added a collection of hymns; the whole applied to the state of the Christian Church in general (3rd ed.) #171a

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Doctor Watts's Imitation of the Psalms of David #181b

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Doctor Watts's Imitation of the Psalms of David #171a

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Doctor Watts's Imitation of the Psalms of David #XCVIId

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Dr. Watts's Imitation of the Psalms of David #209

Hymns for Social Worship and Private Devotion #d144

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Hymns of the Church Universal #36

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Manual of Christian Psalmody #P97c

Melodies of the Church #d922

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Parish Psalmody #d767

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Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #143

Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d752

Psalms and Hymns for Public worship, Containing All the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts ... #d886

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Psalms and Hymns, Adapted to Public Worship #P97.3

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Psalms Carefully Suited to the Christian Worship in the United States of America #97d

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Sacred Poetry #d424

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Sacred Poetry #XCVII

Songs of Gratitude #d122

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book #143

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The Book of Worship #d477

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The Christian Hymn Book #62

The Christian Hymnal #d636

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The Christian Hymnal #33

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The Christian Psalmist; or, Watts' Psalms and Hymns #P97c

The Christian Psalter #d503

The Church-Book #d409

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The Columbian Repository #226

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The Congregational Hymn Book #71

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The Jubilee Harp #106

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The New Congregational Hymn and Tune Book, for Public, Social and Private Worship #93

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #185

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The Psalms and Hymns #P97c

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The Psalms of David #173b

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The Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs of the Rev. Isaac Watts, D. D. #97c

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The Springfield Collection of Hymns for Sacred Worship #37

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