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is the Sabbath morning, Arise, and pay thy vow,
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In sacred praise and prayer,
The light of life to share.
By evening's paler ray,
Before the eye of day.
1. Be joy - ful in God, all ye lands of the earth? Oh! serve Him with gladness and fear;
Ex - ult in His presence with mu-sic and mirth, With love and 'de-vo-tion drawnear.
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Creator and Ruler o'er all;
His sheep, and we follow His call.
Your vows in His temple proclaim ;
His praise in melodious accordance prolong,
And bless His adorable naine
And we are the work of llis hand;
1. What glo-ry gilds the sa-cred page, Ma-jes-tic, like the sun;
It gives a light to
every age; It gives, but borrows none, It gives, but borrows none, It gives, but,' &c.
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The gracious light and heat;
They rise but never set.
For such a bright display,
With beams of heavenly day. 4. My soul rejoices to pursue
The steps of Him I love,
1. LAMP of our feet! whereby we trace
Our path, when wont to stray;
Brook by the traveler's way!
True mama from on high!
Of realms beyond the sky.
Or radiant cloud by day!
Our anchor and our stay! 4. Childhood's preceptor! manhood's trust!
Old age's firm ally!
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By inspiration given !
To lead our souls to heaven.
2. O'er all the strait and narrow way
Its radiant beams are cast;
Grows brightest at the last.
In this dark vale of tears;
And calms our anxious fears. 4. This lamp through all the dreary night
Of life shall guide our way,
77. C. M. 1. LADEN with guilt, and full of fears,
I fly to Thee, my Lord;
But in Thy written word.
Does all my grief assuage;
In almost ev'ry page.
The pearl of price unknown;
Who makes the pearl his own. 4. This is the judge that ends the strife
Where wit and reason fail ;
Through all this gloomy vale.
1. The heavens declare thy glory, Lord! In every star thy wisdom shines ; But when our eyes behold thy
word, We read thy name in fairer lines ; 2. The rolling sun, the changing light, And nights and
days thy power consess; But the blest volume thou hast writ Reveals thy justice and thy grace.
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3. More glorious still as centuries roll, [furled, 3. Sun, moon, and stars convey Thy praise
New regions blessed, new powers une Round the whole earth, and never stand;
Expanding with th' expanding soul, So when Thy truth began its race
Its waters shall o'erflow the worldIt touched and glanced on every land. 4. Flow to restore, but not destroy; 4. Nor shall Thy spreading Gospel rest
As when the cloudless lamp of day Till through the world Thy truth has run; Pours out its floods of light and joy, Till Christ has all the nations bless'd
And sweeps cach lingering mist away. That see the light, or feel the sun.
BOWRING. 6. Great Sun of Righteousness, arise ;
80. L. M. Bless the dark world with heavenly light; 1. The starry firmament on high, Thy Gospel makes the simple wise,
And all the glories of the sky,
So brightly as Thy written word.
And every beam conducts to Thee.
3. Almighty Lord! the sun shall fail, 1. Upon the Gospel's sacred page
The moon forget her nightly tale, The gathered beams of ages shine; And deepest silence hush on high And, as it hastens, overy age
The radiant chorus of the skyBut makes its brightness more divine.
4. But fixed for everlasting years, 2. On mightier wing, in loftier flight,
Unmoved amid the wreck of spheres, From year to year does knowledge soar; Thy word shall shine in cloudless day And, as it soars, the Gospel light
When heaven and earth have passed away. Adds to its influonco moro and more.
SIR R. GRANT.
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4. And shall the soul Thou bid'st be freo
Return to bondage? Never! 2. A sacred spring, at Thy command,
Thee. Oh my God, and only Thce, From Zion's mount, in Canaan's land,
I live for, now, and ever. Besido Thy temple, cleaves the ground,
MOORE. And pours its limpid stream around.
83. L.M. 3. The limpid stream, with sudden force, Swells to a river in its course;
1. NATURE hath seasons of repose; Through diesert realms its windings play, Her slumbering clouds and quiet sky; And scatter blessings all the way.
And many a bright-faced stream that flows
Onward forever noiselessly. 4. Close by its banks, in order fair, The blooming trees of life appear;
2. The stormy winds are hushed to rest, Their blossoms fragrant odors give,
And hang self-poised upon their wings; And on their fruit the nations live.
And, nursed on mother nature's breast, 5. Flow, wondrous stream, with glory crowned,
Swect flowers lie like sleeping things. Flow on to earth's remotest bound; And bear us, on thy gentle wave,
3. The ocean, that in mountains ran, To Ilim who all thy virtues gave.
Spreads boundlessly without a wave; DODDRIDGE.
And is it only said of man,
His peace is in the gloomy grave ?
4. Oh! for the coming of the end,
When peace from heaven shall descend Where'er I turn my eyes Thou art
Like heaven's own light, on every clime. All light and love before me. 2. Nanght else I feel, or hear, or fee,
5. When men in ships far off at sea All bonds of earth I sever;
Shall hear the happy nations raiso
The song of peace and liberty,
The chant of overflowing praise.. 3. Like him whose fetters dropped away
6. Hankind shall be one brotherhood; When light shone o'er his prison,
One human soul shall fill the earth, My soul, now touch'd by mercy's ray, And God shall say, “ The world is good. Ilath from its chains arisen.
As in the day I gave it birth."