Praise my soul the King of heaven

Praise, my soul, the King of Heaven! to his feet thy tribute bring; ransomed, healed, restored, forgiven, who like thee his praise should sing? Praise him! Praise him! Praise him! Praise him! Praise the everlasting King. Praise him for his grace and favour to our fathers, in distress; praise him…

Oh the deep, deep love of Jesus

Oh the deep, deep love of Jesus, vast, unmeasured, boundless, free, rolling as a mighty ocean in its fulness over me! Underneath me, all around me, is the current of his love; leading onward, leading homeward to that glorious rest above. Oh the deep, deep love of Jesus – spread…

Name of all majesty

Name of all majesty, fathomless mystery, King of the ages by angels adored; power and authority, splendour and dignity, bow to his majesty – Jesus is Lord! Child of our destiny, God from eternity, love of the Father on sinners outpoured; see now what God has done sending his only…

Lord you were rich beyond all splendour

Lord, you were rich beyond all splendour, yet, for love’s sake, became so poor; leaving your throne in glad surrender, sapphire-paved courts for stable floor: Lord, you were rich beyond all splendour, yet, for love’s sake, became so poor. You are our God beyond all praising, yet, for love’s sake,…

Jesus, thy blood and righteousness

Jesus, thy blood and righteousness my beauty are, my glorious dress; midst flaming worlds, in these arrayed; with joy shall I lift up my head. Bold shall I stand in that great day, for who aught to my charge shall lay? Fully absolved through thee I am, from sin and…

Jesus shall reign where’er the sun

Jesus shall reign where’er the sun does his successive journeys run; his kingdom stretch from shore to shore till moons shall wax and wane no more. People and realms of every tongue declare his love in sweetest song, and children’s voices shall proclaim their early blessings on his name. Blessings…

Jesus calls about the tumult

Jesus calls above the tumult of our life’s wild, restless sea; day by day his voice re-echoes, saying, ‘Christian, follow me!’ As of old apostles heard it by the Galilean lake, turned from home and toil and kindred, leaving all for his dear sake. Jesus calls us from the worship…

Immortal Invisible

Immortal honours rest on Jesus’ head, my God, my portion, and my living Bread; in him I live, upon him cast my care; he saves from death, destruction and despair. He is my refuge in each deep distress, the Lord my strength and glorious righteousness. Through floods and flames he…

How sweet the name of Jesus sounds

How sweet the name of Jesus sounds in a believer’s ear! it soothes our sorrows, heals our wounds and drives away our fear. It makes the wounded spirit whole, and calms the troubled breast; it satisfies the hungry soul, and gives the weary rest. Dear name, the rock on which…

Hail thou once despised Jesus

Hail, thou once despisèd Jesus! Hail, thou Galilean King! Thou didst suffer to release us; thou didst free salvation bring. Hail, thou agonising Saviour, bearer of our sin and shame! By thy merits we find favour; life is given through thy name. Paschal Lamb, by God appointed, all our sins…

Fire of God, titanic spirit

Fire of God, titanic Spirit, burn within our hearts today; cleanse our sin – may we exhibit holiness in every way: purge the squalidness that shames us, soils the body, taints the soul; and through Jesus Christ who claims us, purify us, make us whole. Wind of God, dynamic Spirit,…

Fight the good fight

Fight the good fight with all thy might, Christ is thy strength, and Christ thy right; lay hold on life, and it shall be thy joy and crown eternally. Run the straight race through God’s good grace, lift up thine eyes, and seek his face; life with its path before…