Hymns and Spiritual Songs
"Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord" (Colossians 3:16).
"The Lord was ready to save me: therefore we will sing my songs to the stringed instruments all the days of our life in the house of the Lord" (Isaiah 38:20).
Alas! and did my Savior bleed? - Isaac Watts (1674-1748) - "For there is one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus; Who gave himself a ransom for all, to be testified in due time" (1 Timothy 2:5-6).
Amazing Grace - John Newton (1725-1807) - "I was blind but now I see!" (John 9:25).
Amazing Love! - By Graham Kendrick - "the Son of God, who loved me, and gave himself for me" (Galatians 2:20).
Am I A Soldier of the Cross? - Isaac Watts (1674-1748) - "Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong" (1 Corinthians 16:13).
And Can it be That I Should Gain? - Charles Wesley (1707-1788) - "Suddenly there was such a violent earthquake that the foundations of the prison were shaken. At once all the prison doors flew open, and everybody's chains came loose" (Acts 16:26).
At Calvary - William R. Newell (1895) - "And when they were come to the place, which is called Calvary, there they crucified him" (Luke 23:33).
Be Thou My Vision - Dallan Forgaill (8th Century) - "Hear now my words: If there be a prophet among you, I the LORD will make myself known unto him in a vision, and will speak unto him in a dream" (Numbers 12:6).
Break Thou the Bread of Life - Mary A. Lathbury (1841-1913) - "I am the Bread of life. He who comes to Me will never go hungry" (John 6:35).
BRETHREN, WE HAVE MET TO WORSHIP - George Atkins (1819) - "O come, let us worship and bow down: let us kneel before the LORD our maker." (Psalm 95:6).
Grace Greater Than Our Sins - Julia Harriet Johnston (1849-1919) - "Where sin increased, grace increased all the more, so that, just as sin reigned in death, so also grace might reign through righteousness to bring eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord" (Romans 5:2).
Hallelujah! What a Saviour - Philip Paul Bliss (1838-1876) - "He is despised and rejected of men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief: and we hid as it were our faces from him; he was despised, and we esteemed him not" (Isaiah 53:3).
He Hideth My Soul - Frances Jane (Fanny) Crosby (1820-1915) - "I will put you in a cleft in the rock and cover you with my hand until I have passed by" (Exodus 33:22).
THE HAVEN OF REST - Henry L. Gilmour (1820-1915) - "He maketh the storm a calm, so that the waves thereof are still. Then are they glad because they be quiet; so he bringeth them unto their desired haven (Psalm 107:29-30).
HOW FIRM A FOUNDATION - John Rippon (1751-1836) - "I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee." (Hebrews 13:5).
I Once was a Stranger - By Robert Murray McCheyne (1813-1843) - "In his days Judah shall be saved, and Israel shall dwell safely: and this is his name whereby he shall be called, THE LORD OUR RIGHTEOUSNESS" (Jeremiah 23:6).
I Stand Amazed In the Presence - Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (1856-1932) - "He prayed ... and His sweat was like drops of blood falling to the ground" (Luke 22:44).
It is Well With My Soul - Horatio Gates Spafford (1828-1888) - "Praise the Lord, O my soul" (Psalm 146:1).
Jehovah Tsidkenu - Robert Murray McCheyne (1813-1843) - "In his days Judah shall be saved, and Israel shall dwell safely: and this is his name whereby he shall be called, THE LORD OUR RIGHTEOUSNESS" (Jeremiah 23:6).
Jesus Is the Sweetest Name I know - Lela B. Long - "Thy name is as ointment poured forth" (Song of Solomon 1:3).
Jesus Saves - Priscilla Jane Owens (1829-1907) - "I came not to judge the world, but to save the world" (John 12:47).
Jesus, Savior, Pilot Me - Edward Hopper (1816-1888) - "And he arose, and rebuked the wind, and said unto the sea, Peace, be still. And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm" (Mark 4:39).
Jesus Shall Reign - By Isaac Watts (1674-1748) - "He shall have dominion also from sea to sea, and from the river unto the ends of the earth" (Psalm 72:8).
Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee - Henry Jackson van Dyke (1852-1933) - "My lips shall greatly rejoice when I sing unto thee; and my soul, which thou hast redeemed" (Psalm 71:23).
Lead Me To Calvary - By Jennie E. Hussey (1874-1958) - "And when they were come to the place, which is called Calvary, there they crucified him" (Luke 23:33).
More About Jesus - Eliza Edmunds Hewitt (1851-1920) - "Let the heart of them rejoice that seek the LORD" (1Chronicles 16:10).
My Jesus I Love Thee - A. Gordon (1836-1895) - "We love him, because he first loved us" (1John 4:19).
My Redeemer - Philip Paul Bliss (1838-1876) - "Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law by becoming a curse for us" (Galatians 3:13).
NOT WHAT MY HANDS HAVE DONE - Horatius Bonar (1808-1889) - "By grace are you saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God, not of works, lest any man should boast" (Ephesians 2:8-9).
Nothing but the Blood - Robert Lowry (1826-1899) - "...without shedding of blood is no remission" (Hebrews 9:22).
O Christ, what burdens bow’d Thy head - Ira David Sankey (1840-1908) - "But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed." (Isaiah 53:5).
Oh For a Thousand Tongues to Sing - Charles Wesley (1707-1788) - "I beheld, and I heard the voice of many angels ... and the number of them was ten thousand times ten thousand, and thousands of thousands" (Revelation 5:11).
OH WORSHIP THE KING - Robert Grant (1778-1838) - "O LORD my God, thou art very great; thou art clothed with honour and majesty" (Psalm 104:1-2).
Only One Life - P. H. Harding - "...he died for all, that they which live should not henceforth live unto themselves, but unto him which died for them, and rose again." (2 Corinthians 5:14)
Our God Reigns - Leonard E. Smith (1942- ) - "How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him that bringeth good tidings, that publisheth peace; that bringeth good tidings of good, that publisheth salvation; that saith unto Zion, Thy God reigneth!" (Isaiah 52:7).
Praise Him, Praise Him - Frances Jane (Fanny) Crosby (1820-1915) - "While I live will I praise the LORD: I will sing praises unto my God while I have any being" (Psalm 146:2).
Rock of Ages - Augustus Montague Toplady (1740-1778) - "The Lord is the Rock eternal" (Isaiah 26:4).
SATISFIED - Clara Tear Williams (1858-1937). - "...He satisfieth the longing soul, and filleth the hungry soul with goodness" (Psalm 107:9).
Saved By the Blood - S. J. Henderson, 1902. - "By His own blood He entered in once into the holy place, having obtained eternal redemption for us" (Hebrews 9:12).
Seeking the Lost - A. J. Buchanan 1889. - "He which converteth the sinner from the error of his way shall save a soul from death, and shall hide a multitude of sins" (James 5:20).
Standing on the Promises - Russell Kelso Carter (1849-1928) - "Let us hold fast the profession of our faith without wavering, for He is faithful that promised" (Hebrews 10:23).
Tell Me the Old, Old Story - Arabella Katherine Hankey (1834-1911) - "Tell them, Thus saith the Lord God" (Ezekiel 3:11).
The Solid Rock - Edward Mote (1797-1874) - "The rain came down, the streams rose, and the winds blew and beat against that house; yet it did not fall, because it had its foundation on the rock" (Matthew 7:25-26).
There is a Fountain - By William Cowper (1731-1800) - "A fountain will be opened to the house of David and the inhabitants of Jerusalem, to cleanse them from sin and impurity" (Zechariah 13:1).
There is a Green Hill Far Away - Cecil Frances Humphreys Alexander (1818-1895) - "And he bearing his cross went forth into a place called the place of a skull, which is called in the Hebrew Golgotha: Where they crucified him" (John 19:17-18).
Thy Word Have I Hid in Mine Heart - By Ernest Orlando Sellers (1869-1952) - "Thy word have I hid in mine heart, that I might not sin against thee" (Psalm 119:11).
To God Be the Glory - Frances Jane (Fanny) Crosby (1820-1915) - "God and our Father: To Whom be glory for ever" (Galatians 1:4-5).
Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus - Helen Howarth Lemmel (1863-1961) - "Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith" (Hebrews 12).
What A Friend - Joseph Medlicott Scriven (1819-1886) - "Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends" (John 15:13).
When I Survey the Wondrous Cross - Isaac Watts (1674-1748) - "God forbid that I should glory, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ" (Galatians 6:14).
"Of old there were chief singers, and songs of praise and thanksgiving unto
God" (Nehemiah 12:46)
Last Update: 9/26/2005