Isaac Watts

(17 July 1674 – 25 November 1748 / Southampton / England)

Isaac Watts Poems

1. Psalm 16 Part 3 1/1/2004
2. Psalm 26 1/1/2004
3. Psalm 25 Part 3 1/1/2004
4. Psalm 16 Part 2 1/1/2004
5. Psalm 31 Part 1 1/1/2004
6. Psalm 31 Part 2 1/1/2004
7. Psalm 47 1/1/2004
8. Psalm 21 1/1/2004
9. Psalm 24 1/1/2004
10. Psalm 34 Part 1 1/1/2004
11. Psalm 40 1/1/2004
12. Psalm 123 1/1/2004
13. Psalm 124 1/1/2004
14. Psalm 97 Part 1 1/1/2004
15. Psalm 68 Part 3 1/1/2004
16. Psalm 9 Part 2 1/1/2004
17. Psalm 90 Part 2 1/1/2004
18. Psalm 97 1/1/2004
19. Psalm 50 1/1/2004
20. Psalm 46 Part 2 1/1/2004
21. Psalm 32 Part 2 1/1/2004
22. Psalm 33 Part 1 1/1/2004
23. Psalm 89 Part 2 1/1/2004
24. Psalm 7 1/1/2004
25. Psalm 147 Part 2 1/1/2004
26. Psalm 148 1/1/2004
27. Psalm 148 Paraphrased 1/1/2004
28. Psalm 149 1/1/2004
29. Psalm 139 Part 3 1/1/2004
30. Psalm 145 1/1/2004
31. Psalm 145 Part 2 1/1/2004
32. Psalm 3 1/1/2004
33. Psalm 122 1/1/2004
34. Psalm 45 Part 1 1/1/2004
35. Psalm 65 Part 1 1/1/2004
36. Psalm 65 Part 2 1/1/2004
37. Psalm 22 Part 2 1/1/2004
38. Psalm 63 Part 1 1/1/2004
39. Psalm 132 1/1/2004
40. Psalm 133 1/1/2004
Best Poem of Isaac Watts

Against Lying

O 'tis a lovely thing for youth
To early walk in wisdom's way;
To fear a lie, to speak the truth,
That we may trust to all they say!

But liars we can never trust,
Even when they say what is true.
And he who does one fault at first
And lies to hide it, makes it two.

Have we not known, nor heard, nor read
How God does hate deceit and wrong?
How Ananias was struck dead,
Caught with a lie upon his tongue?

So did his wife Sapphira die,
When she came in, and grew so bold
As to confirm that wicked lie,
Which just before her husband ...

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Psalm 26

Self-examination; or, Evidences of grace.

Judge me, O Lord, and prove my ways,
And try my reins, and try my heart
My faith upon thy promise stays,
Nor from thy law my feet depart.

I hate to walk, I hate to sit,
With men of vanity and lies

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