« AnteriorContinuar »
1. Safely thro' an- other week, God has brought us on our way; Let us now
1. SAFELY through another week
God has brought us on our way;
Waitinz in His courts to-day:
2. While we seek supplies of grace,
Through the dear Redeemer's name,
Take away our sin and shame;
Love divine, Thyself impart:
Enter every drooping heart: 2. Every mournful sinner cheer,
Scatter all our guilty gloom;
To Thy human temples come. 3. Come, in this accepted hour,
Bring Thy heavenly kingdom in;
Rooting out the seeds of sin : 4. Nothing more can we require,
We will covet nothing less :
3. Here we come Thy name to praise;
Let us feel Thy presence near;
While we in Thy house appear:
4. May the Gospel's joyful sound
Wake our minds to raptures new;
sires, Here, our will-ing footsteps meeting, Ev - ery heart to heaven as pires; D. C. Mer · cyfrom a - bore pro-claiming Peace and par - don from the skies.
From the Fount of glo - ry beaming, Light ce - les - tial checrs our eyes,
2. Thus may we abido in union
With each other and the Lord, And possess, in sweet communion, Joys which earth can not afford.
58. 85 & 7s. 1. Far from mortal cares retreating,
Sordid hopes and fond desires, Here, our willing footsteps meeting,
Every heart to heaven aspires; From the Fount of glory beaming,
Light colestial cheers our eyes, Mercy from above proclaiming
Peace and pardon from the skies.
60. 88 & 7s.
2. Who may share this great salvation ?
Every pure and humble mind; Every kindred, tongue, and nation,
From tho dros3 of guilt refined : Blessings all around bestowing,
Gol withholds His care from none; Grace and mercy ever flowing
From the fountain of His throne.
1. CALL Jehovah thy salvation,
Rest beneath th' Almighty's shado;
Dwell, nor ever be dismayed :
Thou shalt dread no hidden snare,
In eternal safeguard there.
3. Every stain of guilt abhorring,
Firm and bold in virtue's cause, Still Tay Providenco adoring,
Faithful subjects to Thy laws; Lord, with favor still attend us,
Bless us with Thy wondrous love; Thou, our Sun, our Shield, defend us; All our hope is from above.
2. From the sword, at noonday wasting,
From the noisome pestilenco,
God shall be thy sure defense:
When a thousand feel the blow;
Though ten thousand bo laid low.
59. 88 & 7s. 1. May the grace of Christ, our Saviour,
And tho Father's boundless love, With the Holy Spirit's favor,
Rest upon us from above.
3. Since, with pure and firm affection,
Thou on God hast set thy love,
He will shield thee from above;
He will hearken, Ho will save;
61. 8 & 7s.
1. WELCONE, welcome, quiet morning,
Welcome is this holy day;
Says a week has passed away.
Soon the longest life departs;
Save the love of humble hearts.
2. Love to God, and to our neighbor,
Makes our purest happiness;
Earth's poor tries to possess.
Like the startled dove they fly,
Over yonder quiet sky.
Give an humble, grateful heart;
Never from Thy fear depart:
And the world is sunk in shade.
HYMNS FOR THE SIVCTUARY.
63. 88, 78 & 4s.
Fill our hearts with joy and peace;
0, refresh us,
For Thy Gospei's joyful sound;
May Thy presence
Us from earth to call away,
May wo ever
62. 85 & 7s.
1. Set the clouds upon the mountains,
Rolling, rising, melt away,
Pours an unobstructed ray. 2. So beforo Thy presence fading,
Lord, may every shadow fly;
With the sunbeam of Thino eye. 3. Lo! it dawns, the Sabbath morning
Streams with radiance all divine;
Beautiful with grace they shine. 4. IIoliness becomes Thy dwelling,
Peerless Sovereign of the sky,
Pomp of earthly majesty.
Gladdened nature drinks the light;
Put off all tho clouds of night. 6. Take the rest this day is bringing,
Best of all our carthly days,
61. 8 & 7s. 1. LORD, with glowing heart l'll praise Thce,
For the bliss Thy love bestows;
And the peace that from it flows:
This dull soul to rapture raise:
Can my love be warm’d to praise. 2. Praise, my soul, the God that sought thee,
Wretched wanderer, far astray ;
From the paths of death away :
Him who saw thy guilt-born fear,
Bade the blood-stain'd cross appear. 3. Lord, this bosom's ardent feeling
Vainly would my lips express:
Deign Thy suppliant's prayer to bless:
Love's pure flame within me raise;
S. F. KEY.
Doxology. 8 & 78.
PRAISE the God of all creation ;
Praise the Father's boundless love; Praise the Lamb, our expiation
Priest and King, enthroned above; Praise the Fountain of salvation
Him by whom our spirits live; Undivided adoration
To the one Jehovah give.
DARWELL. H. M.
3. All hail, triumphant Lord! Heav'n with hosannas rings;While earth, in humbler strains, Thy praise re
- sive sings: Wor-thy art thou, who once wast slain, Thro' endless years to live and reign.
65. II. M.
2. Man drew from man his birth;
But God his noble frame,
Filled with celestial name.
3. Then to His portals press
In your divino resorts;
And praise him in his courts.
1. AWAKE, our drowsy souls,
And break each slothful band; The wonders of this day
Our noblest songs demand ! Auspicious morn, thy blissful rays Bright seraphs hail in songs of praisa. 2. At thy approaching dawn
Reluctant death resigned
Its dark domains confined:
Heaven with hosannas rings;
Thy praise responsive sings: Worthy art thon, who once wast slain, Through endless years to live and reign. 4. Gird on, great God, Thy sword,
Ascend Thy conquering car, While justice, truth, and love,
Maintain the glorious war; Victorious Thou, Thy foes shall tread, And sin and hell in triumph lead.
67. H. M.
1. REJOICE! the Lord is King!
Your God and King adore;
And triumph overmore :
2. His kingdom can not fail;
He rules o'er earth and heaven;
Are to our Jesus given:
66. H. M.
1. All, from the sun's uprise
Unto his setting rays,
The great Creator's praise.
3. He all his foes shall quell
Shall all our sins destroy,
With pure seraphic joy: