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Sacred Hymns (Strang)

A Collection of Sacred Hymns; Adapted to the Faith and Views of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

Historical (Unofficial), English.
James Strang. Voree, Wisconsin.
1849. 1850, 2nd Edition. 120 songs.

Published by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Strangite), which became separate from the early LDS Church after the death of Joseph Smith.

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. Note that individual songs written between 1923 and 1964 may still be copyrighted, even if the collection has fallen out of copyright.

Flake-Draper Number: 2365 (Mormon Bibliography, 1830–1930)
Chism Number: 46 (Selection of Early Mormon Hymnbooks, 1832–1872)

Indexes

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1. When earth’s foundation first was laid

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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2. When Earth in bondage long had lain

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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3. Ye Gentile nations, cease your strife

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: N/A

4. From all that dwell below the skies

Words: Isaac Watts

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5. Arise! arise!—with joy survey

Words: Thomas Kelly

Music: N/A

6. Come, let us join our cheerful songs

Words: Isaac Watts

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7. Glorious things of thee are spoken

Words: John Newton

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8. The Spirit of God like a fire is burning

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: N/A

9. How fleet the precious moments roll

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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10. Ye slumbering nations who have slept a long night

Words: Unknown

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11. How did my heart rejoice to hear

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: N/A

12. Come, Holy Ghost, our hearts inspire

Words: Charles Wesley

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13. Let Pharisees, of high esteem

Words: Isaac Watts

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14. Faith is the brightest evidence

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: N/A

15. Sing, ye redeemed of the Lord

Words: Philip Doddridge

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16. Salem’s bright King, Jesus by name

Words: Anon.

Music: N/A

17. Imposture shrinks from light

Words: Thomas Scott

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18. Lo! on the water’s brink we stand

Words: Anon.

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19. ’Twas the commission of our Lord

Words: Isaac Watts

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20. An angel came down from the mansions of glory

Words: William W. Phelps

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21. See what a living Stone

Words: Isaac Watts

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22. Now let us rejoice in the day of salvation

Words: William W. Phelps

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23. Spirit of Faith come down

Words: Charles Wesley

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24. Let party names no more

Words: Benjamin Beddome

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25. Ere long the veil will rend in twain

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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26. The time is near, that happy time

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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27. The happy day has rolled on

Words: Philo Dibble

Music: N/A

28. Glorious things of thee are spoken

Words: John Newton

Music: N/A

29. At every moment of our breath

Words: James Montgomery

Music: N/A

30. Bright scenes of glory strike my sense

Words: Sarah Jones

Music: N/A

31. Lord, dismiss us with thy blessing

Words: John Fawcett; Walter Shirley

Music: N/A

32. Blest be the tie that binds

Words: John Fawcett

Music: N/A

33. Lo! he comes, with clouds descending

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: N/A

34. Come all ye weary travelers

Words: Unknown

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35. Come ye sinners, poor and needy

Words: Joseph Hart

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36. This earth shall be a blessed place

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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37. An Angel from on high, The long

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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38. Now the truth once more appears

Words: Unknown

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39. See the mighty angel flying!

Words: Robert B. Thompson

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40. The great and glorious gospel light

Words: Anon.

Music: N/A

41. The glorious gospel light has shone

Words: Joel H. Johnson

Music: N/A

42. The towers of Zion soon shall rise

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: N/A

43. But hark! and hear the joyful sound

Words: Austin A. Cowles

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44. Ye fearful saints, march on

Words: Unknown

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45. O who that has search’d the records of old

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: N/A

46. This earth was once a garden place

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: N/A

47. Lift up your heads, ye scattered saints

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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48. When shall we all meet again?

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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49. This morning in silence I ponder and mourn

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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50. The time long appointed is now drawing near

Words: Unknown

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51. O thou in whose presence My soul

Words: Joseph Swain

Music: N/A

52. What wond’rous things we now behold

Words: Anon.

Music: N/A

53. Like a ship see the church through the ocean she rolls

Words: Unknown

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54. Come all ye sons of Zion

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: N/A

55. We read that faith th’ assurance is

Words: M. Page

Music: N/A

56. Our God his kingdom to prepare

Words: Unknown

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57. Ye who are call’d to labor and minister for God

Words: Mary Judd Page

Music: N/A

58. Redeemer of Israel, Our only delight

Words: Joseph Swain

Music: N/A

59. Come, let us anew, our journey pursue

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: N/A

60. Arise thou and shine, for thy light is appearing

Words: G. Hills

Music: N/A

61. Zion! my holy, happy home!

Words: Unknown

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62. Know then that every soul is free

Words: Anon.; Sally Swey

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63. Blow ye the trumpet, blow

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: N/A

64. “Give us room that we may dwell”

Words: Thomas Kelly

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65. To leave my dear friends, and from neighbors to part

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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66. The prophet says in latter days

Words: Unknown

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67. How happy is the little flock

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: N/A

68. Whenever God appoints, To meet

Words: Unknown

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69. All ye that love the Lord, rejoice

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: N/A

70. The praise of Zion waits for thee

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: N/A

71. Hark!—the song of Jubilee

Words: James Montgomery

Music: N/A

72. How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord

Words: Anon.; Robert Keen

Music: N/A

73. In pleasures sweet here we do meet

Words: Unknown

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74. Mistaken souls that dream of heav’n

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: N/A

75. How oft have sin and Satan strove

Words: Isaac Watts

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76. Let Zion in her beauty rise

Words: Edward Partridge

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77. On Zion’s sacred ground we stand

Words: Unknown

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78. Wake, O wake the world from sleeping

Words: William W. Phelps

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79. Ephraim’s records, plates of gold

Words: Samuel Brown

Music: N/A

80. How beauteous are their feet

Words: Isaac Watts

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81. Do we not know that solemn word

Words: Isaac Watts

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82. Guide us, O thou great Jehovah

Words: William Williams

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83. Daughter of Zion from the dust

Words: James Montgomery

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84. The glorious day is rolling on

Words: Eliza R. Snow

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85. Thus was the great Redeemer plung’d

Words: Joseph Stennett

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86. Here at thy table, Lord, we meet

Words: Samuel Stennett

Music: N/A

87. Mortals, awake! with angels join

Words: Samuel Medley

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88. The prince of salvation, in triumph, is riding

Words: Samuel F. Smith

Music: N/A

89. Through every age, eternal God

Words: Isaac Watts

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90. Cease, ye mourners, cease to languish

Words: William Bengo Collyer

Music: N/A

91. How pleasing to behold and see

Words: John Dobell

Music: N/A

92. How pleas’d and blest was I

Words: Isaac Watts

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93. When youth and age are snatch’d away

Words: Anne Steele

Music: N/A

94. Life is a span—a fleeting hour

Words: Anne Steele

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95. Now let our mournful songs record

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: N/A

96. The morning breaks, the shadows flee

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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97. Lord in the morning thou shalt hear

Words: Isaac Watts

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98. Who are those array’d in white

Words: De Courcy; Charles Wesley

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99. How long shall death, the tyrant reign

Words: Isaac Watts

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100. Rejoice, ye righteous, in the Lord

Words: Isaac Watts

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101. How will the saints rejoice to tell

Words: Charles Wesley

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102. Before this earth from chaos sprung

Words: William W. Phelps; Parley P. Pratt

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103. Awake, ye saints, and raise your eyes

Words: Philip Doddridge

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104. Praise to God, immortal praise

Words: Anna Laetitia Barbauld; Stewart’s Collection

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105. O Lord another day is flown

Words: Henry Kirke White

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106. Great is the Lord: ’tis good to praise

Words: Eliza R. Snow

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107. Our fathers of the Gentile race

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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108. Awake, ye saints of God, awake

Words: Eliza R. Snow

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109. Triumphant Zion! lift thy head

Words: Philip Doddridge

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110. Praise ye the Lord! ’tis good to raise

Words: Isaac Watts

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111. Rejoice! ye Saints of latter Days

Words: Mabel Jones Gabbott

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112. The time is now coming, the day is at hand

Words: Sidney Rigdon

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113. Men of God, go, take your stations

Words: Thomas Kelly

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114. Hail to the Prince of life and peace

Words: Philip Doddridge

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115. Go, ye messengers of heaven

Words: John Taylor

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116. My soul, with sacred joy survey

Words: Thomas Kelly

Music: N/A

117. Let every tongue thy goodness speak

Words: Isaac Watts

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118. Zion’s king shall reign victorious

Words: Thomas Kelly

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119. Let ev’ry creature join

Words: Isaac Watts

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120. Jesus, mighty King in Zion

Words: John Fellows

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