Sacred Hymns (Wight)

A Collection of Sacred Hymns, for the Use of All Saints

Historical (Unofficial), English.
Lyman Wight. Austin, Texas, USA.
1847. 1847 Edition. 65 songs.

Published by the Church of Christ (Wightite), 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: 2367a (Mormon Bibliography, 1830–1930)
Chism Number: 36 (Selection of Early Mormon Hymnbooks, 1832–1872)

Online: pulsearch.princeton.edu.

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Contents

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1. An angel came down from the mansions of glory

Words: William W. Phelps

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2. When earth in bondage long had lain

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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3. An angel from on high, The long

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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4. The Spirit of God like a fire is burning

Words: William W. Phelps

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5. The glorious day is drawing nigh

Words: John Leland

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6. The tow’rs of Zion soon shall rise

Words: William W. Phelps

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7. Thy beautiful garments, O Zion! assume

Words: Unknown

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8. Rejoice! ye Saints of Latter Days

Words: Mabel Jones Gabbott

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9. The happy day has rolled on

Words: Philo Dibble

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10. This earth shall be a blessed place

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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11. The time long appointed is now drawing near

Words: Unknown

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12. What wond’rous things we now behold

Words: Anon.

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13. Let Zion in her beauty rise

Words: Edward Partridge

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14. Ye ransom’d of the Lord

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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15. Come all ye sons of Zion

Words: William W. Phelps

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16. Now we’ll sing with one accord

Words: William W. Phelps

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17. Come ye children of the kingdom

Words: Thomas R. Taylor

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18. Jesus, mighty King in Zion

Words: John Fellows

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19. In Jordan’s tide the prophet stands

Words: Rippon’s Collection

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20. Salem’s bright King, Jesus by name

Words: Anon.

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21. Do we not know that solemn word

Words: Isaac Watts

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22. In pleasure sweet here we do meet

Words: Unknown

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23. Thus was the great Redeemer plung’d

Words: Joseph Stennett

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24. Father in heav’n, we do believe

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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25. In ancient times a man of God

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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26. Behold the great Redeemer comes

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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27. Come all ye saints, who dwell on earth

Words: William W. Phelps

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28. Daughter of Zion, from the dust

Words: James Montgomery

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29. Awake, O ye people! the Saviour is coming

Words: William W. Phelps

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30. Awake! ye saints of God! awake

Words: Eliza R. Snow

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31. Adieu, my dear brethren, adieu

Words: Seth Mattison

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32. Farewell, our friends and brethren!

Words: William W. Phelps

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33. Glorious things are sung of Zion

Words: William W. Phelps

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34. This earth was once a garden place

Words: William W. Phelps

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35. The gallant ship is under way

Words: William W. Phelps

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36. Go, ye messengers of heav’n

Words: John Taylor

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37. How will the saints rejoice to tell!

Words: Charles Wesley

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38. Joy to the world! the Lord will come!

Words: Isaac Watts; William W. Phelps

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39. Know then that ev’ry soul is free

Words: Anon.; Sally Swey

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40. Let us pray, gladly pray

Words: William W. Phelps

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41. Now let us rejoice in the day of salvation

Words: William W. Phelps

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42. Though in the outward church below

Words: John Newton

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43. O stop and tell me, Red Man

Words: William W. Phelps

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44. Four generations shall not pass

Words: Unknown

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

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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46. Lift up your heads, ye scatter’d saints

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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47. Torn from our friends and captive led

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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48. I have no home, where shall I go?

Words: Lucy Mack Smith

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49. When shall we all meet again?

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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50. Ye slumbering nations who have slept a long night

Words: Unknown

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

Words: Mary Judd Page

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52. Zion’s noblest sons are weeping

Words: Eliza R. Snow

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53. But hark! and hear the joyful sound

Words: Austin A. Cowles

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54. With darkness long we’ve been o’erwhelm’d

Words: William Clayton

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55. The Seer, the Seer—Joseph the Seer

Words: John Taylor

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56. Praise to the man who communed with Jehovah

Words: William W. Phelps

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57. The trump for Israel’s jub’l year

Words: Unknown

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58. O Lord, our Father, let thy grace

Words: Hosea Stout

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59. Guide us, O thou great Jehovah

Words: William Williams

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60. When Joseph his brethren behold

Words: John Newton

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61. Before this earth from chaos sprung

Words: William W. Phelps; Parley P. Pratt

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62. See the mighty angel flying!

Words: Robert B. Thompson

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63. Hail the blest morn, when the great Mediator

Words: Reginald Heber

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87. Adieu to honor, wealth and fame

Words: Parley P. Pratt

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90. Ye heav’ns attend! Let all the earth give ear!

Words: Eliza R. Snow

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