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Divine moral and historical miscellanies in prose and verse [vol I] [T86172] [ecco]

DMI number:
926
Publication Date:
1761
Volume Number:
1 of 3
ESTC number:
T86172
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW119967162
Shelfmark:
ECCO - BL; Regent's Park Oxford.
Full Title:
DIVINE, MORAL, and HISTORICAL | MISCELLANIES, | IN | PROSE and VERSE. | CONTAINING MANY | VALUABLE ORIGINALS, | Communicated by various Correspondents, and other Pieces ex- | tracted from different Authors, and antient Manuscripts. | The Whole being such a Collection of Miscellaneous Thoughts, | as will tend not only to please, but enlighten and profit the | Reader. | [rule] | [epigraph] | [rule] | VOL. the FIRST. | [rule] | [ornament] | [double rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for J. FULLER, in [i]Newgate-Street, London[/i]; and | T. LUCKMAN, in [i]Coventry[/i]. | [short rule] | M,DCC,LXI.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of religious verse and Periodical miscellany
Format:
Octavo
Bibliographic details:
Originally printed / sold in monthly parts as The Spiritual Magazine. [December 1760?] pp. 1-16 January 1761 pp. 17-32 February 1761 pp. 33-48 March 1761 pp. 49-64 April 1761 pp. 65-80 May 1761 pp. 81-96 June 1761 pp. 97-112 July 1761 pp. 113-128 August 1761 pp. 129-144 September 1761 pp. 145-160 October 1761 pp. 161-176 [November 1761?] pp. 177-192 [December 1761?] pp. 193-204. ECCO version concludes with separately paginated prose treatise 'The Glory of Christ Vindicated' (Printed for J. Fuller, T. Luckman 1761).
Comments:
Contents: each part contains a range of material e.g. verse; religious oriented prose; letters from correspondents; prose including domestic and foreign news from other papers/periodicals; births, deaths, marriages etc.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Directions to the Binder [1p]; Contents [2pp]
Related Miscellanies
Title:
Divine and moral miscellanies in prose and verse [vol II] [T86172] [ecco]
Publication Date:
1762
ESTC No:
T86172
Volume:
2 of 2
Relationship:
Part of a Series
Comments:
Title:
Divine and moral miscellanies in prose and verse [vol III] [T86172] [ecco]
Publication Date:
1763
ESTC No:
T86172
Volume:
3 of 3
Relationship:
Part of a Series
Comments:
Related People
Publisher:
John II Fuller
Confidence:
Confident
Comments:
Publisher:
Thomas Luckman
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Editor:
Anne Dutton
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
See e.g. J. C. Whitebrook, ‘The life and works of Mrs. Ann Dutton’, Transactions of the Baptist Historical Society, 7 (1920–21), 129–46. ECCO copy (based on BL originals) has MS annotation 'By Ann Dutton' on title page.
Content/Publication
First Line:
Hark the trumpets sound to arms
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p.1
Poem Title:
On the glorious battle of Torgau, and the victory obtained by hsi Prussian Majesty over the Austrians, on the 3d of November 1761.
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First Line:
My dear redeemer and my god
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p.1
Poem Title:
Christ the object of the Believer's Love.
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What have I done christ's heart to win
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p.2
Poem Title:
On the sinner’s conversion to God.
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See read the sacred volumes over
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pp.20-21
Poem Title:
The 5th Chapter of the first Book of Thomas a Kempis, attempted in English Verse. On the superior Excellency of teh Word of God to all Human Compositions.
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In that dread day
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pp.21-22
Poem Title:
On the Day of Judgment.
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M. A. M.
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Over hill over dale over mountains wide extent
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pp.33-34
Poem Title:
Liberty: A Poem.
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First Line:
Behold behold the mighty saviour comes
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pp.34-35
Poem Title:
On Christ's Second Coming.
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Behold how lovely twas to see
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pp.35-36
Poem Title:
[no title]
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How perfect happy and complete
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p.35
Poem Title:
Man before the Fall.
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I read with great pleasure
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p.35
Poem Title:
On the Reading the 2d No. of the Spiritual Magazine, or Christian's Grand Treasure.
Attribution:
By J. P. a Mechanic.
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First Line:
Thus then my son thy humble thoughts declare
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pp.36-37
Poem Title:
Thomas a Kempis, on the imitation of Jesus Christ. Book iii. Chap. xv.
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When man had lost his robes of righteousness
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p.36
Poem Title:
[no title]
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All creatures be still while god we adore
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p.36
Poem Title:
A Song of Praise, For the Success of the Year 1760, as the civth Psalm.
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First Line:
In nature's outstretched volume stands
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p.37
Poem Title:
Morning.
Attribution:
E. L.
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First Line:
To me o blessed jesus give
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p.37
Poem Title:
The Believer's Address to Christ.
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Praise to the Lord who arched the sky
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pp.37-38
Poem Title:
The Universal Concert. Psalm 148.
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First Line:
Alas my sins how vast they be
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p.38
Poem Title:
The Relief.
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First Line:
Blessed are the humble souls that know
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p.59
Poem Title:
The Humble only happy.
Attribution:
D. B.
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First Line:
Happy the place whose peaceful plains
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pp.59-60
Poem Title:
Solitude, An Ode.
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First Line:
Thy presence saviour may I feel
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p.59
Poem Title:
A Hymn, For a true Penitent.
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First Line:
Strange is it that the human mind
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pp.60-61
Poem Title:
To Uranio.
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First Line:
My god by all the endearing sweets
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p.60
Poem Title:
Cant. I. 4. Draw me, we will run after thee.
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First Line:
Phocyion the winter's shivering reign
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p.60
Poem Title:
To Phocyion. Winter Improv'd.
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First Line:
No sooner time sprung out his destined way
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p.61
Poem Title:
To Sophrona, Mortality Pressed. Psalm XC.
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See now the bulwarks of our land
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p.61
Poem Title:
David's Lamentation, over Saul and Jonathan.
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First Line:
He that enjoys a kind retreat
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pp.62-63
Poem Title:
To Fidelio. Psalm XCI.
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First Line:
Conceived in sin and black within
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p.63
Poem Title:
Faith's View Of Interest In Christ. Under all derived impurity, and imperfection.
Attribution:
W. D.
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First Line:
O thou who formed this earth from naught
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p.63
Poem Title:
Night.
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First Line:
Nature her bravest efforts broke
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p.69
Poem Title:
[no title]
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First Line:
Thou awful majesty of heaven
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p.72
Poem Title:
A Storm.
Attribution:
E. L.
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First Line:
Tis finished were the dying words
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p.72
Poem Title:
'Tis Finish'd. A Hymn.
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First Line:
O sweet symphonious sympathising death
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p.72
Poem Title:
Death's Our Friend!
Attribution:
T. S.
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First Line:
Nature with open volume stands
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pp.73-74
Poem Title:
Morning. An Irregular Ode.
Attribution:
Josiah Lewis
Attributed To:
Josiah Lewis
First Line:
I long to see my jesus he
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pp.74-75
Poem Title:
Faith's View of Interest in Christ, &c. further considered.
Attribution:
W. D.
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First Line:
The king of glory condescends
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pp.75-76
Poem Title:
A Hymn, Sun after receiving the Lord's Supper.
Attribution:
W. D.
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First Line:
Father of light eternal king
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pp.76-77
Poem Title:
A Hymn.
Attribution:
T. C.
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First Line:
With cold lukewarm and languid cries
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p.76
Poem Title:
Three Acrosticks.
Attribution:
W. D.
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First Line:
No more the muse in tender strains
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pp.89-91
Poem Title:
An Ode to our Saviour. Part I.
Attribution:
W. B.
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First Line:
Behold the man behold a god
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pp.91-92
Poem Title:
The Suffering of the Saviour. Isaiah liii. 7. He is brought as a Lamb to the Slaughter, and as a Sheep before her Shearers is dumb, so be opened not his Mouth. -
Attribution:
J. L.
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First Line:
Great all sufficient mighty god
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p.92
Poem Title:
All over Sufficience is of God. 2 Cor. iii. 5.
Attribution:
J. L.
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First Line:
My soul attend the solemn sound
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p.92
Poem Title:
On the Day of Judgment.
Attribution:
J. N.
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First Line:
Dear sir | from horror's realms lands of umbracious dread
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pp.93-94
Poem Title:
To a Friend writing in great Distress of Soul.
Attribution:
W. S.
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First Line:
In a dark cottage near the shore
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p.94
Poem Title:
The Hermit.
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First Line:
Replete with right great god thy judgments are
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p.94
Poem Title:
A Translation of Mr. Des Barreaux, the French Penitent's Hymn, from the Original, inserted in the Spectator, Vol. vii. Page 149.
Attribution:
W. S.
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First Line:
O thou who art the day of heaven
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p.95
Poem Title:
A Calm.
Attribution:
E. L.
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First Line:
Jesus my god my holy king
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p.96
Poem Title:
An Acrostick on the Name of Jesus Christ.
Attribution:
W. M.
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First Line:
All praise to him that hath not put
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p.96
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
originally wrote by a poor Womain in the Year 1659, when confined in the cruel Inquisition of Malta)
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First Line:
To sooth those ills of life which will arise
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pp.100-101
Poem Title:
On Mr. Harward's Observatory, In blank Heroic Verse.
Attribution:
By Eliezer, of Bewdley.
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First Line:
A different theme demands my lays
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pp.102-104
Poem Title:
An Ode to our Saviour. Continued from Page 91. Part II.
Attribution:
W. B.
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First Line:
All hail to thee thou dear omnific dove
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p.104
Poem Title:
A Hymn.
Attribution:
Flavian.
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First Line:
When shall I reach the courts above
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p.104
Poem Title:
Longing after Heaven.
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First Line:
Near Bethlehem on Judah's fruitful plains
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pp.104-105
Poem Title:
The Birth of Christ. An Ode.
Attribution:
Flavian.
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First Line:
Jesus I love thy glorious name
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p.105-106
Poem Title:
An Ode to Free Grace. Psalm 110, ver. 3. Thy people shall be willing in the day of thy power.
Attribution:
N. W.
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First Line:
Alas what tongue can speak my heart
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pp.106-107
Poem Title:
Serious reflection on the violence of Satan's temptations, and the workings of a naughty heart, adn humble interroagations to all those who have tasted the Lord is gracious.
Attribution:
N. W.
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First Line:
On jordan's banks when Israel stood
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pp.107-108
Poem Title:
After a Sacrament.
Attribution:
W. J.
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First Line:
In thy most holy temple lord
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p.108
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
J. S.
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First Line:
To thee my god I hourly sigh
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p.108
Poem Title:
Hymn.
Attribution:
W. J.
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First Line:
Death brings us to a darksome land
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pp.109-110
Poem Title:
On Death.
Attribution:
W. D.
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First Line:
Up to the shining seats above
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pp.136-137
Poem Title:
The Flight.
Attribution:
T. C.
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First Line:
The god of nature and of grace
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pp.137-138
Poem Title:
On seeing the Lightening, and hearing the Thunder, Saturday, Jul 11, in the evening.
Attribution:
W. D.
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First Line:
The tree of life my soul hath seen
Page No:
p.138
Poem Title:
Christ compared to an Apple-tree.
Attribution:
R. H.
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First Line:
Christ is a faithful friend to me
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pp.138-139
Poem Title:
Christ the Believer's Friend.
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First Line:
A pilgrim I am
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p.139
Poem Title:
The Pilgrim's Song.
Attribution:
N. T.
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First Line:
No earthly love with flattering joys
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p.140
Poem Title:
An Ode to our Saviour. Continued from Page 104. Part III.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Believer wehn beholding me
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p.140
Poem Title:
Verses for a Believer, when looking on a Watch.
Attribution:
Abdiel.
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First Line:
Now had the sun extinctless source of day
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pp.141-144
Poem Title:
The Seat of Death. A Vision.
Attribution:
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First Line:
The humble man can like the ozier bend
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p.141
Poem Title:
Humility.
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First Line:
Lord when with a divine survey
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p.144
Poem Title:
The Eighth Psalm.
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First Line:
O god of mercy and of love
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p.144
Poem Title:
Hymn.
Attribution:
J. W.
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First Line:
Hail royal prince our much beloved king
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p.153
Poem Title:
A congratulatory Poem to their Majesties.
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First Line:
God of all worlds source and supreme of things
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p.154
Poem Title:
On a Review of the Creation.
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First Line:
As all believers christ embrace
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p.154
Poem Title:
On Brotherly Love.
Attribution:
By the Rev. Mr. Elliot.
Attributed To:
Rev. Mr. Elliot
First Line:
Ye champions of jesus to heaven you raise us
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p.154
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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Jesus thy sovereign aid impart
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p.155
Poem Title:
Complaining of an Hard Heart.
Attribution:
W. C.
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First Line:
Through every state of life to man
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p.155
Poem Title:
The Believer's best Support.
Attribution:
W. J.
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First Line:
Lovely redeemer all divine
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pp.155-156
Poem Title:
The Loveliness of Christ.
Attribution:
J. L.
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First Line:
O for a tongue like those above
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p.156
Poem Title:
The Love of Christ absolutely incomprehensible both to men and angels.
Attribution:
J. L.
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First Line:
Not all the shining ranks above
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pp.156-157
Poem Title:
Evening Thoughts upon the inhabitants of the heavenly world.
Attribution:
W. D.
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First Line:
Who can conceive much less express
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pp.157-158
Poem Title:
An Hymn.
Attribution:
J. S.
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First Line:
To Ephesus where saints abound
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p.158
Poem Title:
Eph. VI. 24.
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First Line:
Fast as the hart when hard pursued
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pp.158-159
Poem Title:
God my Portion.
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First Line:
Behold my soul the grief and woe
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p.158
Poem Title:
An Hymn for afflicted Saints.
Attribution:
J. S.
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First Line:
Great god how oft I see the tyrant death
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p.159
Poem Title:
An extempore Soliloquy on the Death of several young Acquaintaince.
Attribution:
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First Line:
My soul admire that wondrous grace
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pp.170-171
Poem Title:
Christ the Sacrifice for Sin, and pleading for a Sense of Pardon and Forgiveness.
Attribution:
J. Lewis.
Attributed To:
Josiah Lewis
First Line:
Gibbons and wilt thou longer stay
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p.170
Poem Title:
A Translation of Dr. Watts's Latin Ode, intituled, Excitatio Cordis Ad Coelum. Lyric Poems, p. 98, 99.
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First Line:
Behold the glorious sun arise
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p.171
Poem Title:
A Morning Thought.
Attribution:
J. Lewis.
Attributed To:
Josiah Lewis
First Line:
Gaze on fond mother lose thyself in thought
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pp.171-172
Poem Title:
To Mrs. F*****s, on seeing her gaze upon her child sleeping.
Attribution:
Flavian.
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First Line:
I wish yet fear it cannot be
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p.172
Poem Title:
Christian Confidence, in imitation of the celebrated Hymn of the French Convert in the Spectator.
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First Line:
Come o ye saints describe the lot
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p.173
Poem Title:
The Saints harmoniously attempting to praise the Saviour. An Hymn.
Attribution:
N. W.
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First Line:
Glory to god my saviour lives
Page No:
p.174
Poem Title:
An Hymn.
Attribution:
N. W.
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First Line:
Sin has ten thousand ways t' ensnare
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pp.174-175
Poem Title:
On Sin.
Attribution:
N. W.
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First Line:
Faith is an eye that views the lord
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pp.175-176
Poem Title:
On Faith.
Attribution:
N. W.
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First Line:
Jesus blessed name how sweet the sound
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p.175
Poem Title:
An Hymn.
Attribution:
N. W.
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First Line:
Fair gratitude dictates the song
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p.176
Poem Title:
Thanksgiving for especial Mercy.
Attribution:
T. C.
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First Line:
As through the universe I winged my way
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pp.186-188
Poem Title:
The Idol of Self, Exalted and Abased.
Attribution:
R. H.
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First Line:
When as cold fears my soul doth shake
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p.188
Poem Title:
Psalm lvi. 3. At what Time I am afraid I will trust in thee.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Ye heralds great that blow in name of god
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pp.189-190
Poem Title:
A Legal Spirit the Root of Errors; or a Legal Strain of Doctrine discovered. and discharged.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Jehovah for his pleasure and delight
Page No:
pp.191-192
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
J. R.
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First Line:
Redemption what a wondrous theme
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pp.200-201
Poem Title:
Redemption by Christ.
Attribution:
J. L.
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First Line:
How shall I speak the eternal god
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p.200
Poem Title:
Longing to praise God better. (Composed in a rural Excursion.)
Attribution:
J. L.
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First Line:
Why do we thus lament why thus complain
Page No:
p.201
Poem Title:
On the Death of Mr. William Hayward, of Bury.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Jesus high exalted saviour
Page No:
pp.201-202
Poem Title:
An Hymn for those that are joined in Christian Fellowship. To Jesus the Friend of Sinners, Author and Finisher of Faith.
Attribution:
T. C.
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First Line:
Ah wretched man go search thy heart and see
Page No:
p.202
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
C. N.
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First Line:
The lord of host my portion is
Page No:
pp.202-203
Poem Title:
God the Believer's Portion.
Attribution:
R. H.
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First Line:
As break of day when shadows swiftly fly
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pp.203-204
Poem Title:
Morning Thoughts, upon observing Break of Day.
Attribution:
W. D.
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First Line:
In mercy lord look down on my sad soul
Page No:
p.204
Poem Title:
The Evening Address.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Although the fig tree should deny its food
Page No:
p.204
Poem Title:
Poetic Paraphrase on Habakuk iii. 17.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Ah when shall I arrive
Page No:
p.204
Poem Title:
Soliloquy.
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