The Book of Psalms: As Translated, Paraphrased, Or Imitated by Some of the Most Eminent English Poets; Viz. Addison ... Brady ... Milton ... Tate ... Watts, and Several Others; and Adapted to Christian Worship, in a Form the Most Likely to Give General Satisfaction ... To which is Prefixed, A Dissertation on Scripture Imprecations, with the View of Vindicating the Sacred Writers in General, and the Psalmists in Particular ...
Collins and Johnson, 1781 - Bible - 513 pages
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A L M againſt almighty Behold beſt bleſs Bleſſings bleſt Bliſs boundleſs Breaſt Cauſe chearful Chriſtian conſtant Counſels deſcend diſplay Diſtreſs ditto divine Duſt Earth endleſs Eſq eternal ev'ry ev’ry everlaſting Eyes Fear Fifth Verſion fing Firſt Verſion fix’d Fourth Verſion Glory God’s Goodneſs haſt Heart Heav'n heav'nly Hoſts Houſe humble imperative Mood Iſrael juſt Juſtice King laſt Lord Love Majeſty moſt muſt o'er Pow'r Pow’rs Pray’r Preſence Promiſe PSA L. M. PSALM raiſe reigns Reſt righteous riſe ſacred Saints ſame Sarum ſave ſay Second Verſion ſecure ſee ſeek ſet ſhall ſhalt ſhine ſhould Sinners Skies ſome Song Soul ſov’reign ſpeak ſpread ſtand ſtill ſuch ſure ſurvey ſweet thee theſe thine Third Verſion thoſe thou thro Throne thy Grace Thy Mercy thy Name thy Praiſe thy Word Tongue truſt Truth univerſal uſed vaſt Voice WATTs whoſe Wiſdom wiſe Wiſh wond’rous Worſhip
Page 256 - SWEET is the work, my God, my King, To praise thy name, give thanks and sing ; To show thy love by morning light, And talk of all thy truth at night.
Page 358 - Through every land, by every tongue. 2. Eternal are thy mercies, Lord ; Eternal truth attends thy word : Thy praise shall sound from shore to shore, Till suns shall rise and set no more.
Page 353 - How dear thy servants in thy sight ! How precious is their blood ! 4 How happy all thy servants are ! How great thy grace to me ! My life which Thou hast made thy care, Lord, I devote to Thee.
Page 214 - Our lips shall tell them to our sons, And they again to theirs, That generations yet unborn May teach them to their heirs.
Page 280 - To pay your thanks and honors there. 4 The Lord is good, the Lord is kind, Great is his grace, his mercy sure ; And the whole race of man shall find His truth from age to age endure.
Page 468 - Happy the man whose hopes rely On Israel's God : he made the sky, And earth and seas, with all their train : His truth for ever stands secure ; He saves th' oppressed, he feeds the poor, And none shall find his promise vain.
Page 292 - Whose mercies are so great; Whose anger is so slow to rise, So ready to abate. 2 God will not always chide ; And when his strokes are felt, His strokes are fewer than our crimes. And lighter than our guilt.
Page 195 - Has made my cup run o'er, And in a kind and faithful friend Has doubled all my store.