To God the Father's throne (Doxology)

To God the Father's throne, Perpetual honors raise (1)

Author: Isaac Watts
Published in 103 hymnals

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To God the Father's throne
Your highest honors raise;
Glory to God the Son--
To God, the Spirit, praise:
With all our powers,
Eternal King!
Thy name we sing,
While faith adores.

Source: Book of Worship with Hymns and Tunes #D9

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: To God the Father's throne, Perpetual honors raise (1)
Title: To God the Father's throne (Doxology)
Author: Isaac Watts
Meter: 8.8.8.8.4.4.4.4
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #1056

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Book of Worship with Hymns and Tunes #D9

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Chapel Treasures (Christ Chapel Sabbath-School, Lebanon, PA) #436

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Doctor Watts' Imitation of the Psalms of David, Corrected and Enlarged (3rd. ed.) #286d

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Doctor Watts's Imitation of the Psalms of David (4th ed.) #286d

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #D11

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #D11

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Hymnal of the Presbyterian Church #D9

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Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #D16

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #1136

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Hymns of the Ages for Public and Social Worship #664

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Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #D4

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New Union Hymns #523

Parish Psalmody #d862

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Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 #299

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Precious Hymns #475

Psalms and Hymns for the Worship of God #d839

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Psalms and Hymns of Isaac Watts, The #Ps.345

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Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #D6

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Revival Hymns #408

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Seamen's Hymns #713

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #720

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #D9

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #D9

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #D15

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #D9

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Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #D9

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Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #36a

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book for Public Worship #D39

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The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #D9

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The Mother's Hymn Book. (Third stereotyped ed. Rev. and enl.) #D7

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The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #D6

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #710

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #711

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The Reformed Church Hymnal: with tunes #D10

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