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Hymns of Praise for the Young

Hymns of Praise for the Young. Selected from the Songs of Joel, by Joel H. Johnson

Historical (Unofficial), English.
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. Joel H. Johnson.
1882. Only known edition. 360 songs.

Availability

Historical. This collection is out of print.

This edition is believed to be in public domain in the United States, either because it was published before 1923, or because it was published before 1964 and the copyright was not renewed. Any songs from before 1923 are in public domain and may be freely copied from their pre-1923 source. Individual songs first published between 1923 and 1964 may still be copyrighted, even if the collection has fallen out of copyright.

Flake-Draper Number: 4439 (Mormon Bibliography, 1830–1930)

Archive.org: hymnspraisefory00johngoog
Google Books: IWmg1DTecZYC
BYU Harold B. Lee Library: BX 8685.2 .A1a 1882 (Special Collections)

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1. O, Father, give me pow’r to write

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2. Yes, in the gale that sweeps along

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3. Praise God, from whom all good proceeds

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4. Praise God, all saints that dwell on earth

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5. I’ll praise the Lord from day to day

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6. Praise the King of Zion’s land

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7. Awake, my soul, and sound abroad

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8. Praise God the Father, King of kings

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9. To him who for my sins has bled

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10. Wake my muse with love and favor

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11. Praise ye Jehovah’s name

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12. Ye Saints in Zion, praise the Lord

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13. To thee, O King of Zion, now

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14. Let Israel’s great salvation, Lord

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15. So Zion now is bringing forth

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16. Come, saith Joseph, come with me

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17. Oh! ye nations look and wonder

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18. Oh! come to the waters of life

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19. Hasten, Lord, the glorious hour!

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20. Israel, thou hast long been banished

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21. All earthly pleasures waning

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22. Tidings of a living fountain

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23. All hail! the Gospel’s joyful sound

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24. Behold! thy joyful people come

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25. Zion’s daughters, take your harps

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26. The days have arrived, by prophets foretold

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27. With joy my heart did leap

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28. Daughter of Zion, lift thy head

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29. Thou prophet of the living God!

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30. Just as the golden sun

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31. Joseph’s rest is sweet and glorious

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32. Yes, fading, still fading

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33. Hail ye, the Lord’s anointed!

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34. Long o’er the earth hath darkness reigned

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35. Glory to our heavenly King

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36. Praise the Lord! ye Saints in common

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37. In the last great dispensation

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38. Now, would the nations wish to know

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39. When Joseph Smith from heav’n was sent

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40. See how great the flame doth rise

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41. The Prophet Joseph cries

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42. Sweet words of life! they fell

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43. Oh! what a night was that which fell

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44. Yes; Joseph, as a mortal man

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45. O Father, still control my ways

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46. In ancient days, by scorn

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47. The two martyrs, sent of God

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48. Whatever may befall

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49. I’ll come to thee Joseph, and dwell with the blest

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50. The light of Zion does unfold

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51. Joseph now has gone to rest

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52. I thought of the place where the two martyrs rest

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53. Crown him; yes, the blessed Savior

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54. Yes, Zion has awoke at length

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55. Hail, to Zion’s glorious morning!

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56. Arise from thy sadness, O Zion, with gladness!

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57. I love thy people, Lord

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58. God, our Father, we adore thee

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59. In Zion’s bright mountain life’s waters are free

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60. Zion, at length, is clothed with strength

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61. Hark! the heav’nly hosts are singing

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62. Holy, wise and blessed Savior

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63. Come, listen to the news

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64. O how happy was I

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65. Ye Saints of God, arise and flee

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66. The heralds of salvation

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67. Far from the scenes of war and strife

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68. Jehovah is our God

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69. In Zion, Lord, wilt thou

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70. Shine on! O light of Zion, shine!

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71. With one consent, let all the Saints

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72. How blest, O Lord, thy people are

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73. O thou great Shepherd of thy flock!

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74. O Father, hear while Zion sings

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75. Praise the King of Zion! praise!

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76. The sun that lights the earth below

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77. Lo! Zion’s sons are blest

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78. Lord, I would be meek and lowly

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79. Hail! Zion’s fountain, hail!

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80. Zion is a land of rest

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81. How sweet, on Zion’s hill, O Lord

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82. Zion, if I e’er forsake thee

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83. Watchman, tell us, if you can

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84. There is a day of promised rest

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85. Go, ye heralds of salvation

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86. When will the seventh angel sound

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87. The heralds of Zion in triumph are going

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88. O Father, now on Zion shine!

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89. O Father, still on Zion’s hill

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90. Shout, ye Saints a loud hosanna!

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91. Oh! when shall ev’ry soul on earth

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92. On Zion’s hill Jehovah reigns

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93. When the sun and milder skies

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94. We soon shall see the glorious day

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95. Cease, ye fearful Saints, to murmur!

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96. Who shall stand when Christ appears?

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97. The kingdom of our God

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98. The Bridegroom soon will come

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99. Zion, peaceful, happy land

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100. Come, Saints, and sing to Zion’s King

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101. Lo! the lillies of the field

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102. On the morn of the third day

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103. Shall death, O Lord, forever reign

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104. Morning broke on the third day

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105. The Book of Mormon, in our days

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106. O Lord, thy law I have adored

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107. Thy word through Joseph sent

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108. How precious is the truth divine

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109. Hail! Book of Mormon! for thy rays

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110. Let worldly men, where’er they be

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111. Go! Zion’s heralds, go

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112. How sweet the Spirit’s voice

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113. Holy Spirit, heav’nly dove!

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114. O come! thou sweet spirit of light!

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115. Hail! now the sacred truth unfurled

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116. O, give me, Lord, that faith and love

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117. Faith is my sure retreat

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118. O strengthen, Lord, my faith in thee!

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119. Faith is an anchor to the soul

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120. Oh, for the faith that’s from above!

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121. O Lord, thou art my hope and guide

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122. Come! all ye who seek salvation

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123. The joy that’s born of grace

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124. O Father, now, in Jesus’ name

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125. When trembling sinners wish to know

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126. Sinner, come and be baptized

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127. Come, saith Jesus, be baptized!

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128. O sinner, now be wise!

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129. Now is the day of grace

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130. Says Jesus, come, ye mourning soul

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131. Sinner, can you slight the Savior?

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132. O sinner! hear the Gospel world

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133. My muse, Oh! now to me return!

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134. Come, poor sinner, seek salvation!

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135. Come! saith Joseph; hear my voice

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136. I see inscribed upon the cross

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137. On Zion’s Mount, the house of God

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138. To the Saints in friendship greeting

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139. The Saints, though long oppressed

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140. Now, in the latter day

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141. On Zion’s sacred hill

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142. Come to the house of praise and pray’r!

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143. Come to the house of pray’r

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144. Within thy house, on Zion’s hill

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145. On Zion’s hill thy people meet

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146. Before Jehovah, Zion’s King

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147. Ye Saints throughout the earth, rejoice!

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148. Father, now to thee we cry

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149. Again the day of rest returns

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150. Ye Saints, awake your lays!

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151. ’Tis good, O Lord, to meet

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152. Heavenly hymns, with one accord

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153. Another week its course has run

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154. When the spirit seeks repose

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155. O Father, keep me safe from strife

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156. I love, at twilight of each day

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157. ’Tis sweet to go, at break of day

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158. When I’m feeble, faint and weary

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159. Go! in the cool of morning

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160. A secret place, there let me go

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161. Prayer is the atmosphere—the breath

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162. Prayer gives the burdened soul release

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163. Shield me, O my Father, shield

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164. Our Father, thou who art in heav’n

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165. O Father, may thy kingdom roll

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166. Thou who didst for sinners die

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167. O God of my salvation

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168. Like souls upon a dreary waste

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169. Father, let thy Spirit’s fire

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170. Father, thou art love indeed

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171. With humble heart and voice

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172. O Father, hear thy servant’s prayer

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173. Father in heaven, by whom I’m taught

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174. Consider all the sorrows, Lord

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175. O Father, wilt thou now draw near

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176. O God, our Heav’nly Father

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177. Thy bountiful hand, dearest Lord

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178. Be thankful to God, all ye Saints

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179. When the light of day is past

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180. Once more from slumber sweet

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181. The day has now gone by

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182. Another day has gone

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183. On thee, our Heav’nly Father

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184. O thou glorious King of Zion!

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185. As evening shades approach us, now

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186. Father, source of joy and pleasure

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187. Oh, thank the Lord, my soul!

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188. Ye Saints, draw near to Zion’s King

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189. I’ll love the Lord while here below

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190. When morning light breaks on my view

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191. O thou that hearest prayer

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192. Our days and moments—how they fly

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193. Man’s life is like a flow’r

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194. As the rapid stream is flowing

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195. Like mortals looking in a glass

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196. Oh, what a feeble piece is man!

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197. When sickness hath o’ercome

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198. Preserve me, Lord, from harm

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199. O thou source of ev’ry blessing

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200. Lord, help me to calmly endure

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201. The Lord, Jehovah, reigns above

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202. Lord, my all is in thy hand

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203. O God, my Father, lend thine ear

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204. O Father, when shall I again

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205. And must I part, thou Holy One

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206. My God, I would resign

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207. Jesus, my only guide

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208. I love the Lord: he hears my prayers

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209. Dear Savior, how I love thy name!

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210. Earth, with flow’rs, with grass and grain

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211. Why doth my peace, O Lord, depart

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212. How pleasant, Lord, to see

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213. O God of Zion, thou art love

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214. Mother, thou hast ceased from sorrow

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215. Our dead we love now sleep

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216. Why should we fear the angel Death

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217. Go mother, to thy long sought rest

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218. When the hour of death shall come

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219. Asleep in Christ? O happy sleep!

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220. A faithful Saint I have stood by

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221. Our brother’s work is done

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222. Farewell, my sweetest treasure

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223. When in the lonesome vale of death

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224. O lovely one, and hast thou gone

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225. There is a place of peaceful rest

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226. Yes; to my cot came reaper Death

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227. Heaven is no distant planet

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228. To Kolob now my thoughts repair

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229. God is my Father, whom I fear

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230. Wilt thou now, our Heav’nly Father

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231. Once our Father was like us

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232. O, Father, hear thy servants cry

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233. Holy Spirit, source of gladness

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234. How oft have we resigned

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235. Like souls upon a dreary waste

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236. Go swift ye heralds, haste your flight!

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237. Ye servants of the Lord

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238. O Father, condescend

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239. My kindred, friends and Deseret

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240. Come, let us sing our joyful songs

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241. Zion, let thy glorious light

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242. Farewell, my dear and loving friend

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243. Father, pity heathen nations

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244. Farewell, ye rocks and hills, so dear

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245. My loving friends, and Deseret

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