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Ye mourning saints, whose streaming tears

Ye mourning saints, whose streaming tears

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 83 hymnals

Printable scores: Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: Recording

Representative Text

1 Ye mourning saints, whose streaming tears
Flow o'er your children dead,
Say not in transports ofdDespair,
That all your hopes are fled.

2 While cleaving to that darling dust,
In fond distress ye lie;
Rise, and with joy and reverence view
A heavenly parent nigh.

3 Though your young branches torn away,
Like withered trunks ye stand,
With fairer verdure shall ye bloom
Touched by the Almighty's hand.

4 "I'll give the mourner," saith the Lord,
"In my own house a place,
No names of daughters and of sons
Could yield so high a grace.

5 "Transient and vain is every hope
A rising race can give;
In endless honor and delight
My children all shall live."

6 We welcome, Lord, those rising tears,
Through which thy face we see,
And bless those wounds, which through our hearts
Prepare a way for thee.

The Christian's duty, exhibited in a series of hymns, 1791

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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First Line: Ye mourning saints, whose streaming tears
Author: Philip Doddridge
Language: English

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns: suited to the various occasions of public worship and private devotion #378
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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A Choice Selection of Evangelical Hymns, from various authors #424

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A Choice Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the use of the Baptist Church and all lovers of song #350

A Choice Selection of Hymns. 2nd ed. #d220

A Choice Selection of Hymns. 6th ed. #d283

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A Collection of Hymns and a Liturgy for the Use of Evangelical Lutheran Churches #447

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A Collection of Hymns and a Liturgy #447

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A Collection of Hymns and A Liturgy #447

A Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs. 19th ed. #d516

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d1004

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social and Domestic Worship #d1011

A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #d1011

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A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship #722

A Collection of Hymns from Various Authors. New ed. #d382

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A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ #974

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the use of Universalist Societies and Families (13th ed.) #475

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #475

A Collection of Psalms and Hymns Suited to the Various Occasions of Public Worship #d384

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns #518

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns #378

A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs Suited to the Various Occasions of Public Worship. 2nd ed. #d384

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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #378

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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #378

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A Collection of Spiritual Hymns #423

A New and Choice Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the Use of the Regular Baptist Church. 10th ed. #d561

A New Selection of Psalms and Hymns from the Most Approved Authors, Adapted to Public and Private Worship. 2nd ed. #d572

A Selection of Hymns #d342

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A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors. #558

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A Selection of Sacred Poetry #518

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A Selection of Sacred Poetry #518

Bible School Echoes, and Sacred Hymns #d197

Chapel Hymns #d682

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Christian's Duty, exhibited in a series of hymns #343

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Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #836

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Church Psalmist #638

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Church Psalmist #638

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Church Psalmist #638

Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d839

Gospel Hymns #d653

Hymnal of the Evangelical Church. Word ed. #d869

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Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #1299

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Hymns for Christian Melody #895

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Hymns for Family Worship, with Prayers for Every Day in the Week (2nd ed.) #144

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Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship #1076

Hymns Selected #d251

Hymns Selected from Dr. Watts, Dr. Doddridge and Various Other Writers #d251

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Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #H406

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Seamen's Hymns #638

Seamen's Hymns and Devotional Assistant #d728

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Select Hymns #226

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Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors, intended to be an Appendix to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns. (1st Am. ed.) #DLVIII

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Selection of Hymns, for Public Worship designed to be used with Watts' #76

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Social Psalmist #638

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #405

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Songs for the Service of Prayer #415

Supplement to Watts #d502

The Baptist Harmony #d468

The Baptist Harmony #d482

The Baptist Hymn Book, in Two Parts #d665

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The Baptist Hymn Book #832

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The Baptist Praise Book #1122

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The Baptist Psalmody #1226

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The Christian Harmonist #76

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The Christian's Duty #CCCXLIII

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The Christians Duty, exhibited, in a series of Hymns #CCCXLIII

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The Congregational Hymn Book #1029

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The Gospel Psalmist #676

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The Musical Olio #26

The Pocket Selection of Hymns for the Use of Evangelical Churches and Religious Assemblies in the U. S. lst ed. #d302

The Primitive Hymns, Spiritual Songs and Sacred Poems Regularly Selected, Classified and Set in Order ... Stereotype ed. #d684

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #1276

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The Psalms and Hymns, with the Catechism, Confession of Faith, and Liturgy, of the Reformed Dutch Church in North America #128

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The Psalms and Hymns, with the Doctrinal Standards and Liturgy of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church in North America #H721

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The Psalms and Hymns #128

The Psalms of David ... New ed. #d276

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The Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs of the Rev. Isaac Watts, D. D. #D226

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The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book #312c

The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d1275

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