Father, your name be praised, your kingdom given, 575

may Jesus Christ be praised!, 552

Now be God the Father praised, alleluia!, 358

The living God be praised!, 140

to understand their language, as Christ the Lord they praised., 378


Adoring praises now we bring and with the heavínly blessed sing: ďChrist has triumphed! Alleluia!Ē, 216

again to you, O Father, our praises rise., 571

All that has life and breath, come now with praises before him!, 530

Amen, yea, my lasting praises, Jesus, unto you are giv'n, 808

and as priests, his solemn praises each for a thank-off'ring brings., 522

and praises sing to God the King, and peace to men on earth., 282

and thousands of thousands your praises proclaim, upon you gladly dependent., 471

and thus in sweet concert Christ's praises to tell, 675

As you received their praises, accept the prayers we bring, 342

Bow your ear to us here: hear, O Christ, the praises that your church now raises., 554

come into the daylight's splendor, there with joy your praises render., 588

ever with the ransomed sing grateful praises to our King., 347

here we offer, Lord, our praises; heart and mind and strength we bring, 819

hearts and voices raising praises to our King., 778

high and loud, into the air, broadcast praises ev'rywhere., 536

in the praises that we offer; we are precious in Godís sight., 659

Joining our voices, all in God's praises, 535

Let praises ring; give thanks and bring to Christ our Lord adoration, 368

Let streets and homes with praises ring. Love, drowned in death, shall never die., 362

Let the heights of heav'n adore him; angel hosts, his praises sing, 483

loudest praises without ceasing right it is for us to give., 330

Love so unending! I'll sing your praises, 775

now accept our praises and remove our fears., 205

now, Father, Spirit, Son, our grateful praises hear!, 633

O may our imperfect songs and praises, 207

O what praises shall we render for this never-ceasing light., 298

Ransomed, healed, restored, forgiven, evermore his praises sing., 529

Righteous, commanding, ever glorious, praises be his that never cease:, 545

Rise, my soul, adore your Maker; angels sing, praises bring, 568

serve him with joy, his praises tell, come now before him and rejoice., 539

Sing a new song and rejoice, publish his praises abroad!, 547

Sing with humble hearts your praises for our Savior's boundless grace, 560

So to our God we sing praises, who all our spirits upraises, 316

Songs and praises, songs and praises, I will sing forevermore, 790

Taught to say your holy praises, which on earth your children sing, 660

The highest praises be hence, evermore!, 104

the praises of Jesus the angels proclaim, 105, 565

Then let us all with one accord sing praises to our heavenly Lord, 290

therefore let us joyful be and sing God's praises thankfully, 367

Thus, all my toilsome way along, I sing aloud your praises, 537

Thus may our lips your praises sound, our hearts in steadfast hope abound, 519

To him shall endless prayer be made and praises throng to crown his head, 404

To his majesty, let your praises be, 109

to show forth his matchless praises, 528

To the great One in Three eternal praises be, 555

until in realms of endless light your praises shall unite, 94, 114, 543

we give you thanks and praises and ask your Spirit's power, 391

With praises and thanksgiving we enter this new year, 309


All creation, join in praising God the Father, Spirit, Son, 293

As we're praising (how amazing!) we receive new pow'r, new birth., 627

Brothers, sisters, join in praising Christ, the Son, Incarnate Word, 193

chanting bird and flowing fountain, praising you eternally!, 544

cherubim and seraphim, in unceasing chorus praising, 386

hear the cry that we are raising; hear, and bless our prayers and praising., 558

Let us, if we dare to speak, join the saints and angels praising: Alleluia!, 325

of angels, praising God, who now begin their joyful song, 296

The company of angels is praising you on high, 342

This is my story, this is my song, praising my Savior all the day long., 714


a band of Christ's disciples to worship, sing, and pray., 378

a life of faith and service -- to pray, to praise, to give!, 389

and give us hearts and tongues of fire to pray and praise and love., 376

And long before we know or pray, God's love enfolds us ev'ry day., 410

and pray Christ's blessing from above., 169, 174

and took their flight: hear us, we humbly pray., 380

be there at our homing, and give us, we pray, 802

be there at our labors, and give us, we pray, 802

be there at our sleeping, and give us, we pray, 802

be there at our waking, and give us, we pray, 802

Behold a broken world, we pray, where want and war increase, 691

Bless, O Lord, we pray, your congregation; bless each home and family, 445

Blessed Jesus, blessed Jesus, hear your children when we pray., 731

blessings of this sacred day grant us, dearest Lord, we pray., 375

bring us at length, we pray, to the bright courts of heaven and into endless day., 302

close by me forever and love me, I pray., 301

Come into my heart, I pray; O, prepare yourself a way!, 261

Come now, O Lord, and teach us how to pray., 742

deliver ev'ry nation, eternal God, we pray!, 142, 683

Faithful soul, pray, always pray, and still in God confide, 729

For the healing of the nations, Lord, we pray with one accord, 685

Forgive me, Lord, for this I pray, the wrong that I have done this day., 569

"Forgive our sins as we forgive," you taught us, Lord, to pray, 777

Give us grace to love and serve you, living what we pray and sing., 819

Hail, Christ the Lord! Your people pray: come quickly, King of Kings., 257

Hear us, O Lord, as we now pray, dedicate us to your way, 536

Help me to bear your easy yoke, in ev'ry moment watch and pray, 638

Help me to watch and pray and on yourself rely, 645

If you cannot preach like Peter, if you cannot pray like Paul, 500

In copious show'r on all who pray each holy day your blessings pour!, 517

keep our faith forever growing and renew our need to pray:, 664

keep us forever in the path, we pray., 707

Light of light, we humbly pray, shine upon your world today, 276

Lord God, Father, hear us as we pray, 4, 35

Lord Jesus Christ, we humbly pray: O, keep us steadfast till that day, 228

Lord Jesus Christ, we humbly pray that we may feast on you today, 228

Lord Jesus, reign in us, we pray, and make us yours alone, 320

Lord, hear me while I pray, take all my guilt away, 705

Lord, may we not fall away failing in our lives to pray., 347

Lord, teach us how to pray aright, with rev'rence and with fear, 750

Lord, who throughout these forty days for us did fast and pray, 341

Mighty God, we humbly pray, let your pow'r now lead the way, 586

Now we bring ourselves to you; cleanse us, Lord, we humbly pray, 741

O holy Child of Bethlehem, descend to us, we pray, 282

Of all the Spirit's gifts to me, I pray that I may never cease, 598

One the name in which we pray, one our Savior day by day, 126, 525

our souls, we pray, with pentecostal fire., 377

pray, and praise you without ceasing, glory in your perfect love., 474

Pray, and praise you without ceasing, glory in your precious love., 218

Pray justice may come rolling down as in a mighty stream, 696

Sing, pray, and keep his ways unswerving, offer your service faithfully, 712

Spirit of truth, and grace, and powír, blow through your church, we pray, 99

that I watch and pray with fervor, trusting you, my soul's preserver, 473

The path of prayer you also trod; Lord, teach us how to pray, 749

Therefore I pray, while here I stay and look to him with yearning:, 596

Therefore we pray you, Lord, forgive, 339

think of his grace, and pray to receive him, 412

Turn not from his griefs away; learn of Jesus Christ to pray, 349

Up, pray and watch and wrestle; at midnight comes the cry., 256

we come to sing and pray and lay our gifts before you., 633

we pray our faith be not confined by that which human hand designed., 440

we pray you, bring us by your grace to see your glory face to face., 327

we, by your Spirit and your Son, shall pray, and pray aright., 750

When we seem in vain to pray and our hope seems far away, 352

With grateful hearts we praise you and pray, O Lord, that we, 433

with tender mercy hear us as we pray, 427

With your presence, Lord, our Head and Savior, bless us all, we humbly pray, 447

You are my refuge; grant me, I pray, 796


all hearts have waited, watched and prayed, 280

For us he prayed; for us he taught, 485

Give thanks in hope, rejoice, repent, and practice all you prayed, 451


all because we do not carry ev'rything to God in prayer., 743

Are we weak and heavy laden, cumbered with a load of care?, 743

by work and prayer and worship to serve your kingdom too., 433

Do your friends despise, forsake you? Take it to the Lord in prayer!, 743

evíry love and precious dream, evíry prayer and joy supreme., 227

for those who for your mercy plead; receive the prayer we offer, 472

From earthly use for heavínís employ, adorned with prayer and love and joy, 51

Gentle Jesus, hear our prayer. Keep us in your loving care, 574

God is here! As we your people meet to offer praise and prayer, 564

grant them courage and compassion shown through word and deed and prayer., 642

He found them in his house of prayer with one accord assembled, 396

he to our songs of praise and prayer will lend a gracious ear., 821

Hear our prayer, hear our prayer., 528

Hear our prayer, O Lord, hear our prayer, O Lord, 825

Hear then, dear Lord Jesus, hear our earnest prayer, 746

Her calling now we recognize with prayer and loving hands., 431

his watchword at the gates of death; he enters heaven with prayer, 749

I'm never left unaided, my Father hears my prayer, 769

In all my work and prayer I ask his loving care:, 552

Jesus comes again in answer to our earnest heart-felt prayer, 55

Jesus knows our ev'ry weakness; take it to the Lord in prayer., 743

Jesus turned to his Father in the stillness of prayer, 748

join together, join together both in work and prayer, 636

lest the roar of traffic drown the voice of prayer:, 651

lift o'er our ranks the prophet's rod, while we uphold your hands with prayer., 432

lowly we kneel in prayer before your throne, 427

May the home they are preparing be a place of faith and prayer, 428

No prayer is made by us alone, the Holy Spirit pleads, 749

O Lord, hear my prayer, O Lord, hear my prayer: when I call answer me., 745

O Lord, hear my prayer, O Lord, hear my prayer. Come and listen to me., 745

Our children, Lord, in faith and prayer, we baptize in your name., 409

our praise and prayer and anthems before you we present., 342

our prayer attend. Come and your people bless and give your word success, 555

Overcome our self-defenses so we hear the prayer and praise, 684

pour out your soul for them in prayer victorious, 618

Praise the God of mind and spirit, God of book and touch and prayer., 637

Prayer is the burden of a sigh, the falling of a tear, 749

Prayer is the Christian's vital breath, the Christian's native air, 749

Prayer is the contrite sinner's voice returning from his ways, 749

Prayer is the simplest form of speech that infant lips can try, 749

Prayer is the soul's sincere desire, unuttered or expressed, 749

prayer the sublimest strains that reach the Majesty on high., 749

Put on the gospel armor, each piece put on with prayer, 752

royal priests, fulfill your calling through your sacrifice and prayer, 526

So come by foot or cane or chair and join with us in song and prayer, 520

teach me the patience of unceasing prayer., 490

The advent of our God shall be our theme for prayer, 185

The path of prayer you also trod; Lord, teach us how to pray., 749

The saints in prayer appear as one in word, and deed, and mind, 749

The world to Christ we bring with fervent prayer, 640

To God who gave the scriptures we lift our souls in prayer, 508

To him shall endless prayer be made and praises throng to crown his head, 404

Up you rose and met them there in the treasured place of prayer., 347

We should never be discouraged; take it to the Lord in prayer., 743

What a privilege to carry ev'rything to God in prayer!, 743

when ev'ry prayer seems pris'ner of my pain, 755

when I kneel in prayer and with thee, my God, I commune as friend with friend., 607

Where sisters and brothers together in laughter and worship and prayer, 656

with all who raise the song of praise or breathe the voice of prayer., 227

With bridal care and faith's bold prayer, 258

With the healing of division, with the ceaseless voice of prayer, 498

you are seated at the right hand of the Father: receive our prayer., 233

your dear voice alone obey is my daily, hourly prayer., 614


As you received their praises, accept the prayers we bring, 342

Before our Father's throne we pour our ardent prayers, 680

dearer to God are the prayers of the poor., 317

for daily show'rs of blessing, for answers to our prayers., 433

For her my tears shall fall, for her my prayers ascend, 513

Grant your peace to rest upon us; let our prayers to you be heard, 442

hear the cry that we are raising; hear, and bless our prayers and praising., 558

Lamb of God unspotted, to our prayers, O lend an ear., 203

may our prayers, Lord, make us ten times more aware, 651

O tender heav'nly friend, to you our prayers ascend, 563

that clothes with flesh its fervent prayers, and makes the gospel fact., 524

These are my prayers, and this my penitence, 759

token of our prayers to heaven ever rising., 322

voices of a world in grief, prayers of those who seek relief, 276

When all my prayers no answer seem to bring, 755

While the prayers of saints ascend, God of love, to mine attend., 553


by your praying, by your willing that your people shall be one, 648

On this we fix our minds as, praying side by side, 210

People with sickness are praying for health, come, come, come Jesus Christ, 266

Praying, let us work for peace, singing, share our joy with all., 708

There as the Lord, baptized and praying rose from the stream, the sinless one, 315


for all the world, exalted now, he prays, 629

while angels in their songs rejoice, and cry, "Behold he prays!", 749


He comes to preach good news, new life forevermore., 630

ďHeal the sick and preach the wordĒ, 25

If you cannot preach like Peter, if you cannot pray like Paul, 500

Lord, you give the great commission: "Heal the sick and preach the word.", 617

May we with dedication so preach and live your love, 391

where your servants, where your servants preach the word of grace, 636


We praise the Christ who preached good news, who said, "Repent, believe,", 481


Here in honesty of preaching, here in silence, as in speech, 564


help us its precepts to obey till we shall live in endless day., 161, 509

Upon your precepts and your ways my heart will meditate with awe, 510


and by his most precious blood brought us, sinners, nigh to God., 416

And if the world were twice as wide, with gold and precious jewels inside, 307

by your precious blood, Jesus, man and God., 473

draw me nearer, nearer, nearer, blessed Lord, to thy precious, bleeding side., 607

evíry love and precious dream, evíry prayer and joy supreme., 227

for Christ has redeemed us with his precious blood out of ev'ry nation and kindred, 471

he, to rescue me from danger, bought me with his precious blood., 782

His precious blood alone has been sufficient ransom for my sin., 776

how precious did that grace appear the hour I first believed., 783

in the praises that we offer; we are precious in Godís sight., 659

Lord, our God, Lord, our God, may your precious saving word, 506

O teach me, Lord, that I may teach the precious truths which you impart., 646

Pray, and praise you without ceasing, glory in your precious love., 218

Precious Savior, still our refuge, take it to the Lord in prayer, 743

protect the precious air above, the waters spread below., 451

that we might go at last to heav'n, saved by his precious blood., 353

the church our blessed Redeemer saved with his own precious blood., 513

To me his Holy Spirit speaks many a precious word, 769

whose souls, condemned and dying, were precious in his sight., 263

You have cancelled my transgression, Jesus, by your precious blood, 202


and may my preparation be well accepted in thy sight., 269

through days of preparation your grace has made us strong, 753


and let us all our hearts prepare for Christ to come and enter there., 267

and O your servant, Lord, prepare the strict account to give., 645

Come into my heart, I pray; O, prepare yourself a way!, 261

come, let us meet him on the road and place for him prepare., 185

in your pleasant pastures feed us, for our use your folds prepare., 731

let ev'ry heart prepare him room, and heav'n and nature sing, 59, 294

May God's love be close beside you, and prepare you for life's race, 443

O my God, be ever near me; for your rest, for your feast, more and more prepare me., 568

O, that warning cry obey! Now prepare for God a way!, 264

Prepare our hearts your word to heed, 501

There for sinners you are pleading, and our place you now prepare, 330

to meet the bridegroom, come, prepare!", 258

who ascended for us into heavín, to prepare a place for us, 252


a vessel of grace, prepared for your service and formed to your praise., 608

and cheerfully stand, prepared to comply with your ev'ry command., 608

be prepared for rest or for employment, from activity derive enjoyment, 444

here is a feast prepared, rich beyond measure, 593

In heav'n above, in heav'n above, God has a joy prepared, 810

that a place by you prepared is for me secured in heav'n, 808


for me a place preparing, there, there I long to be., 484

May the home they are preparing be a place of faith and prayer, 428


and by his presence still all strife., 216

and in his blissful presence eternally rejoice, 52

and offered there in his presence their gold, and myrrh, and frankincense., 290

and so revealed his presence there, 396

and still he is nigh, his presence we have, 565

And thus with joy we meet our Lord. His presence, always near, 415

Bless all those whose voice and presence, deep devotion, dignity, 665

Bread and wine convey your presence as a mystery in essence., 419

but I know Christ, and through it all I know his presence will sustain., 727

Cast me not away from your presence, 79

come among us, touch us, send us, making Jesusí presence near., 223

each day your loving presence I know., 796

faith in his presence strengthen our believing, 626

for your dear presence will not leave those lonely who seek you only., 575

God reveals his presence, whom th'angelic legions serve with awe in heav'nly regions., 554

Here we kneel to seek your presence, share our sin, confess our shame, 557

holy through your loving presence, holy through the gifts you give., 226

I from pain and sorrow free in your presence safe shall be., 808

I need your presence every passing hour., 807

in all my work your presence find and prove your good and perfect will., 638

In his presence now we meet and rest., 423

In the presence of our Lord we gather., 423

in your promise is my comfort, in your presence I may rest., 669

into the presence of your own tomorrow, 812

God reveals his presence; let us now adore him, 554

Lord, let your presence brighten the night, 796

Lord, we your presence seek; we ask this blessing true, 584

Lord, your presence let me see, manifest yourself to me!, 744

manifested in your presence, for the common good outpoured., 496

May your presence, may your presence, with us evermore be found, 36, 145

My table thou hast furnished in presence of my foes, 720

Now we are God's people, bonded by his presence, 493

Our lives now reveal Christ's presence, 624

pledge of your unfailing presence, foretaste here of heavínly gladness., 187

Seek the Lord, whose willing presence moves your heart to make appeal., 780

so God feeds us through communion, holy presence, blessed food, 659

Take this drink and know the grace, Christís own presence in this place., 227

that spirit, soul, and body may reflect God's presence evíry day., 169, 174

the city of God's presence, the vision of God's love --, 814

The mystery of your presence, Lord, no mortal tongue can tell:, 417

The world awaits his presence new, a Child, a Son, a Savior true., 299

there forever purified in your presence to abide., 450

they shall know his presence with them and his promised comfort prove., 595

thine own dear presence to cheer and to guide, 460

This day your hand has led us, your presence blessed, 571

thus well arrayed, I need not fear, when in his presence I appear., 178, 181, 201

veil their faces to the presence, as with ceaseless voice they cry:, 271

waking or sleeping, thy presence my light., 719

we humbly meet before your face and in your presence love-feast keep., 437

When I walk through the shades of death, your presence is my stay, 730

whose voice is contentment, whose presence is balm:, 802

with your gracious presence cheer us, 556

With your presence, Lord, our Head and Savior, bless us all, we humbly pray, 447

Within this space and then beyond his presence stirs us to respond, 541

your abiding presence and your loving grace., 770

Your death and rising set things right. Your presence puts our fears to flight., 337

Your presence makes the feast, 198


An infant we present to thee as thy redeemed property, 167

and present us in your glory to your Father, cleansed and pure., 314

Be present at our table, Lord; be here and everywhere adored, 816

Be present with your servants, Lord; we look to you with one accord, 734

come with your timeless judgment now, to match our present hour., 681

give all to each other, then heaven is present on earth with them there., 656

Love is a gift, a present sweet, love unfailing and complete., 536

Lord Jesus Christ, be present now; our hearts in true devotion bow., 561

not pris'ners of our heritage but born to serve the present age., 698

Our savior comes, is present here; accept his light with love most dear., 299

Sing a song full of the hope that the present has brought us., 707

Sing praise and hallelujah! For present friends and past, 435

the water redd'ning into wine proclaims the present Lord., 312

To serve the present age, my calling to fulfill, 645

who are your church at present, may serve you faithfully., 433


Jesus, by your presentation, when they blessed you, weak and poor, 314


his the loving purpose solely to preserve them pure and holy., 667

in faith and love preserve us sound, 8

keep us to your church fast bound, in the faith preserve us sound, 636

Kindle within us and preserve that fire, 377

O Spirit, God whom we adore: preserve, protect, defend, 430


By you preserved, from sin set free, to you ourselves we give, 39


that I watch and pray with fervor, trusting you, my soul's preserver, 473


the Father who preserves us still; to him we bend each heart and will., 718


Christ's saving word, forever true, must press on undiminished., 518

may I press on to heaven and bear the prize in mind., 795


Peace, perfect peace, by thronging duties pressed?, 710

who fed the crowds that pressed him round and made the blind to see., 481


and to one hope she presses with ev'ry grace endued., 511

but forward presses day by day until your truth is known to all, 58

temptation presses and its voice is sweet:, 759


Pressing on towards perfection, happy soulÖto Christ united., 809

Skills and time are ours for pressing toward the goals of Christ, your Son, 652


if worldly pressures fray the mind and love itself cannot unwind, 644


When as did Thomas, I presume you dead, 755


We lightly take your majesty, pretend your will to clearly see, 738


When in our vain pretensions we conspire, 459


Blessed are they who with true passion strive to make the right prevail, 595

God has made his saints victorious; sin and death shall not prevail., 454

His might is doomed to fail; Godís judgment must prevail!, 788

Let your righteous will prevail. Reign victorious evermore., 760

No force of arms shall there prevail nor justice cease its sway, 691

O may your mighty love prevail our sinful souls to spare, 374

that through your truth, which cannot fail, we may o'er ev'ry ill prevail., 519

When we lose our simple vision, complex, clashing views prevail., 715

Where charity and love prevail, there God is ever found, 785


none can conceive the grace with them prevailing, 593


God's Spirit calls for us to work, for us to serve 'til love prevails., 630

When the dark lord of loneliness prevails, 755


Lord, you chose to be tormented that our doom should be prevented, 334


Thus direct them, thus defend them, lest they fall an easy prey., 660

Yet nations still prey on the meek of the world, and conflict turns parent from child., 682


Come, then, Lord, and help your people, bought with the price of your own blood, 234

our souls, at his soul's price, to gain, 213, 469

There was no other good enough to pay the price of sin, 353

when the anxious, incompetent steward in fear keeps back part of the price., 656


and, whatever I must bear, still in you lies purest pleasure, Jesus, priceless treasure!, 722

Jesus, priceless treasure, source of purest pleasure, friend to me so true, 722

like the priceless treasure, hidden in a field which folk pass by, 702

Thank you, God, for priceless energy, 654


And in your love may we abide, estranged from none by wrath or pride, 519

author of mercy, turn your face and grant repentance for our pride., 339

boundless as ocean's tide rolling in fullest pride, 380

Cure your children's warring madness, bend our pride to your control, 751

Fill us with your compassion, Lord, our fear and pride remove, 338

from pride of race and station and blindness to your way, 142, 683

How sweet to hold a newborn baby, and feel the pride and joy he gives, 706

In Christ there is no east or west, in him no pride of birth, 781

my richest gain I count but loss, and pour contempt on all my pride, 80, 350

our selfishness and lust, our pride and deeds unjust, 690

pride of status, race or schooling, dogmas that obscure your plan., 685

Purge our hearts from hate and envy; quench the pride that may hold sway, 619

Restrain me lest I harbor pride, lest I in my own strength confide, 733

show up our folly, shatter our pride, 491

teacher, healer, suff'ring servant, friend of sinners, foe of pride:, 642

the Spirit by whose pow'r we kill our pride and do our Father's will., 333

When in our music God is glorified, and adoration leaves no room for pride, 532

with all God's children everywhere his name and sign with pride we bear, 543


grant us, O Lord, the gifts and grace to be the other's priest, 395

Manifest at Jordanís stream, prophet, priest, and king supreme, 313

Jesus, great High Priest of our profession, we in confidence draw near, 400

O Jesus, Shepherd, Guardian, Friend, our Prophet, Priest, and King, 487

The old man, meek and mild, the priest of Israel, slept, 609

The pardon which Jesus, our High Priest, imparts, 675


Help us our priesthood understand, that we can make the simple grand, 440


nor did you need a scholar's gown or priestly robe, to make you great., 583


and as priests, his solemn praises each for a thank-off'ring brings., 522

and made us thereby kings and priests unto God. To him thanksgiving be rendered.", 471

and make us kings and priests to God; ďWorthy the Lamb, for he was slain!Ē, 469

called as Godís own special people, royal priests and heirs of grace, 69, 526

he has redeemed us by his blood, and made us kings and priests to God, 94, 114, 543

Jesus, whom their souls rely on, makes them kings and priests to God, 522

royal priests, fulfill your calling through your sacrifice and prayer, 526