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is the Sabbath morning, Arise, and pay thy vow,

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2. Lift up thy voice to heaven

In sacred praise and prayer,
While unto thee is given

The light of life to share.
3. The landscape, lately shrouded

By evening's paler ray,
Smiles beauteous and unclouded

Before the eye of day.
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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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2. Jehovah is God, and Jehovah alone,

Creator and Ruler o'er all;
And we are this people-His sceptre we own;

His sheep, and we follow His call.
3. Oh! enter his gates with thanksgiving and song,

Your vows in His temple proclaim ;

His praise in melodious accordance prolong,

And bless His adorable naine
4. For good is the Lord, inexpressibly good,

And we are the work of llis hand;
His mercy and truth from eternity stood,
And shall to eternity stand.

MONTGOMERY.

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1. What glo-ry gilds the sa-cred page, Ma-jes-tic, like the sun;

It gives a light to

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74. C. M.
2. The land that gave it still supplies

The gracious light and heat;
Its truth upon the nations rise-

They rise but never set.
3. Let everlasting thanks be Thine

For such a bright display,
As makes a world of darkness shine

With beams of heavenly day. 4. My soul rejoices to pursue

The steps of Him I love,
Till glory breaks upon my view,
In brighter worlds above.

COWPER.

1. LAMP of our feet! whereby we trace

Our path, when wont to stray;
Strean from the Fount of heavenly grace!

Brook by the traveler's way!
2. Bread of our souls! whereon we feed;

True mama from on high!
Our guide, our chart! wherein we read

Of realms beyond the sky.
3. Pillar of fire, through watches dark !

Or radiant cloud by day!
When waves would whelm our tossing bark,

Our anchor and our stay! 4. Childhood's preceptor! manhood's trust!

Old age's firm ally!
Our hope, when we go down to dust,
Of immortality!

BARTON,

75. C. M.
1. How precious is the book divine,

By inspiration given !
Bright as a lamp its doctrines shine,

To lead our souls to heaven.

2. O'er all the strait and narrow way

Its radiant beams are cast;
A light whose never weary ray

Grows brightest at the last.
3. It sweetly cheers our fainting hearts

In this dark vale of tears;
Life, light, and comfort it imparts,

And calms our anxious fears. 4. This lamp through all the dreary night

Of life shall guide our way,
Till we behold the clearer light
Of an eternal day.

RIPPON'S COLL.

77. C. M. 1. LADEN with guilt, and full of fears,

I fly to Thee, my Lord;
And not a ray of hope appears,

But in Thy written word.
2. The volume of my Father's grace

Does all my grief assuage;
Here I behold my Saviour's face

In almost ev'ry page.
3. This is the field where hidden lies

The pearl of price unknown;
That merchant is divinely wise

Who makes the pearl his own. 4. This is the judge that ends the strife

Where wit and reason fail ;
My guide to everlasting life

Through all this gloomy vale.

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1. The heavens declare thy glory, Lord! In every star thy wisdom shines ; But when our eyes behold thy

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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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78. L. M.

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,
Thy laws are pure, Thy judgments right. Yet shine not to Thy praise, O Lord,
6. Thy noblest wonders here we view

So brightly as Thy written word.
In souls renewed, and sins forgiven; 2. The hopes that holy word supplies,
Lord, cleanse my sins, my soul renew, Its truths divine and precepts wise-
And make Thy word my guide to heaven. In each a heavenly beam I see,

And every beam conducts to Thee.
79. L. M.

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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81. L. M.

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 ?
S2, L. M. Peculiar. *

4. Oh! for the coming of the end,
1. Since first Thy word awaked my hcart The last long Salbath-day of time
Like light new dawning o'er me,

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
Thee, Oh my Lord, and only Thee,

The song of peace and liberty,
I live for, now, and ever.

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."
Sung to Pilesgrove by slurring all the notes in measures (8) and (10).

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