Approaching God

Number Hymn Name Author
151Glory be to God the FatherHoratius Bonar (1808-89)
152Command your blessing from aboveJames Montgomery (1771-1854)
153Praise the Father, God of justiceMichael Perry (1942-96)
154Father in heavenDaniel T Niles (1908-70)
155Almighty Father, Lord and KingAlan C Clifford
156God is in his templeWilliam T Matson (1833-99)
157God of my life, to you I prayChristopher Idle
158God, whose almighty wordJohn Marriott (1780-1825)
159Holy, holy, holy, Lord God AlmightyReginald Heber (1783-1826)
160Infinite God, to you we raiseCharles Wesley (1707-88),…
161Now thank we all our GodMartin Rinkart (1586-1649)…
162O Trinity, O Trinity, the uncreated oneMichael Saward
163To him who chose us firstIsaac Watts (1674-1748)
164We give immortal praiseIsaac Watts (1674-1748)
165Glory be! Glory be to God the FatherBrian Mayhew
166In awe and wonder, Lord our GodMichael Saward
167A song breaks from our heartsJohn Benton
168Almighty God, whose name is greatEmma Turl
169Angel voices ever singingFrancis Pott (1832-1909)
170Blessing and honour, glory and powerGary Sadler and Jamie Harvill
171From all that dwell beneath the skiesIsaac Watts (1674-1748)
172Bring to the Lord a glad new songMichael Perry (1942-96)
173Come into his presence singing, ‘Hallelujah’Anon
174Give thanks with a grateful heartHenry Smith
175Holy, holy, holy is the LordAnon.
176Glory in the highest to the God of heavenChristopher Idle based on…
177God, we praise you! God, we bless you!Christopher Idle based on Te…
178Great is the gospel of our glorious GodW Vernon Higham
179Great is the Lord and most worthy of praiseSteve McEwan
180Hallelujah, for the Lord our GodDale Garratt
181Holy, holy, Lord God AlmightyRichard Lewis
182I will enter His gates with thanksgiving in my heartLeona Von Brethorst
183I will give thanks to youBrent Chambers
184Let all the world in every corner singGeorge Herbert (1593-1633)
185My soul exalts and magnifies the KingNick Needham
186Now to the King eternalPeter Ninnis
187O God beyond all praisingMichael Perry (1942-96)
188O holy, holy LordPeter Ninnis
189O bless the Lord, my soul!Isaac Watts (1674-1748)
190O Lord my God! When I in awesome wonderTranslated from the Russian by…
191Praise God from whom all blessings flowThomas Ken 1637 – 1710
192O Lord our God, how majestic is your namePhil Lawson Johnston
193Round the Lord in glory seatedVerses 1-2, 6-7 Richard Mant…
194O worship the Lord in the beauty of holinessJ S B Monsell (1811-75)
195Praise the Lord, you heavens, adore himFoundling Hospital Collection…
196Praise to the Lord, the Almighty, the King of creationJoachim Neander…
197Songs of praise the angels sangJames Montgomery (1771-1854)
198Stand up and bless the LordJames Montgomery (1771-1854)
199The God of Abraham praiseThomas Olivers (1725-99),…
200We are here to praise youGraham Kendrick
201We declare your majestyMalcolm Du Plessis
202You holy angels brightRichard Baxter (1615-91) and…
203All creatures of our God and KingWilliam H Draper…
204All things bright and beautifulCecil Frances Alexander…
205For all the glories of the earth and skyMrs G Golden
206For the beauty of the earthFolliott Sandford Pierpoint…
207God is great, amazing!Graham Kendrick / Steve…
208Before the Lord’s eternal throneIsaac Watts (1674-1748)
209My God, I thank you that you madeAdelaide A Procter (1825-64)
210O Lord of heaven and earth and seaChristopher Wordsworth…
211Roar the waves, the waters praisingMichael Perry (1942-96)
212Sing to the Lord with all of your heartStuart Garrard
213Who can bind the raging seaMichael Perry
214I sing the almighty power of GodIsaac Watts (1674-1748)
215Awake, my soul, and with the sunThomas Ken (1637-1711)
216Christ, whose glory fills the skiesCharles Wesley (1707-88)
217When morning gilds the skiesGerman 19th century Trans.…
218Lord, as the day beginsTimothy Dudley-Smith
219New every morning is the loveJohn Keble (1792-1866)
220Lord, as I wake I turn to youBrian Foley 1919 – 2000
221At evening, when the sun had setHenry Twells (1823-1900)
222The day you gave us, Lord, is endedJohn Ellerton (1826-93)
223Glory to you, my God, this nightThomas Ken (1637-1711)
224Saviour, again to your dear name we raiseJohn Ellerton (1826-93)
225Again the Lord’s own day is hereThomas À Kempis…
226Christ is our cornerstoneLatin c. 7th Century Trans.…
227Come, let us with our Lord ariseCharles Wesley (1707-88)
228Jesus, stand among usWilliam Pennefather (1816-73)
229Light up this place with glory, LordJohn Harris (1802-56)
230This is the day of lightJohn Ellerton (1826-93)
231Sweet is the work, my God, my KingIsaac Watts (1674-1748)
232This is the day the Lord has madeIsaac Watts (1674-1748)
233This is the day the Lord himself has madeLeith Samuel (1915-99)
234This is the day, this is the dayLes Garrett
235Ages pass by, earth’s treasures all decayRhiannon Weber
236By gracious powers so wonderfully shelteredDietrich Bonhoeffer…
237Father, let us dedicateLawrence Tuttiett (1825-97)
238Here on the threshold of a new beginningTimothy Dudley-Smith
239For your mercy and your graceHenry Downton (1818-85)
1001God is the giverTimothy Dudley-Smith
1004Our God is greatStephen Crowter
1007Fear the LordRichard Simpkin
1009The God who set the stars in spaceTimothy Dudley-Smith
1014Praise the Lord! Give him the glory!Emma Turl
1023More than words can sayMartin Leckebusch
1033Great and wonderfulDavid Lee
1036Who has planned the journey?Susie Hare
1042The stars declare his gloryTimothy Dudley-Smith
1045Praise the Lord, all you nationsEmma Turl
1046Lord, your love will always find meSusie Hare
1047We come with reverence and respectColin Harris
1048Set ten thousand voices singingColin Harris
1050What if the One who shapes the starsDavid Mowbray
1054Raise a shout of joyous triumphEmma Turl
1057I worship you, my LordPhil Rowland
1058When you secured our freedom, LordEmma Turl
1060I stand on a rockSusie Hare
1067King of Kings, majestyJarrod Cooper
1070Our Father, who art in heavenThe Lord’s Prayer
1071All was dark before creationGraham Oakes
1075Now to him who is ableSimon Sadler
1077O God of our salvationTimothy Dudley-Smith
1078Every land in all creationSusie Hare
1084God, loving ruler of our worldChristopher idle
1087May God be graciousEmma Turl
1089To you, O Lord, I lift my soulEmma Turl
1090Praise our Father, Lord of HarvestBen Cox
1093The wonders of the skies aboveEmma Turl
1094We sing of fruitful harvestsGraham Oakes
1095To you, my God, all praise is dueStephen Crowter
1096We come to you, our gracious, holy KingEmma Turl
1097God of the trackless skiesJenny Wakely 1944-2014
1098Earth’s celebration of God’s waysChristopher Idle
1099O God of our humanityGraham Oakes
1103Lord, you enjoyed a sabbath restEmma Turl
1121Mighty, magnificent GodSusie Hare
1139In the stillness of the morningMartin E Leckebusch
1164As we come to God in adorationGeoff Taylor
1165Have you not heard?Geoff Taylor
1192Who has held the oceans in his hands?Jonathan Baird, Meghan Baird,…
1213Come see Mount SinaiEmma Turl
1226With Mary let my soul rejoiceDavid Mowbray
1233Creation sings the Father’s songKeith and Kristyn Getty and…
1234Come praise and glorify our GodBob Kauflin and Tim Chester
1252Long before we were createdGeraldine Latty
1257The splendour of the KingChris Tomlin, Ed Cash and…
1258Holy Father, rich in mercyColin Webster and Phil Moore
1269Awake, awake, O ZionNathan Fellingham
1279From the squalor of a borrowed stableStuart Townend
1283As morning dawns and day awakesMatt Merker, Jordan Kauflin…
1284All praise to him, the God of lightBased on ‘All praise to him…
1285Turn your eyes upon JesusBased on ‘O soul, are you…
1287Come, behold the wondrous mysteryMatt Boswell, Matt Papa and…
1288For mistakes we can’t forgetGlen Scrivener and Phil Moore
1291Creator GodBen Slee
1293Salvation belongs to our GodAdrian Howard and Pat Turner
1298From life’s beginningMarcus Pagnum
1302The perfect wisdom of our GodKeith Getty, Stuart Townend
1303O, the mercy of GodGeoff Bullock