Oratory Hymns [Ed. by F.W. Faber?]

Oratory Hymns [Ed. by F.W. Faber?]

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1854 edition. Excerpt: ... manners gay and free, Thy patient trust, thy plaint of prayer, Thy deep simplicity. 44. St. Philip's Penitents. 1 Sweet Saint Philip! thou hast won us, Though our hearts were hard as stone; Sin had once well-nigh undone us, Now wc live for God alone. Help in Mary! Joy in Jesus! Sin and Self no more shall please us 1 We are Philip's gift to God. 2 Sweet Saint Philip! we are weeping, Not for sorrow, but for glee; Bless thy converts bravely keeping To the bargain made with thee! Help in Mary! &c. 3 Sweet Saint Philip! old friends want us To be with them as before; And old times, old habits, haunt us, Old temptations press us sore. Help in Mary! &c. 4 Sweet Saint Philip! do not fear us; Get us firmness, get us grace; Only thou, dear Saint! be near us; We shall safely run the race! Help in Mary! &c. 6 Sweet Saint Philip! make us wary; Sin and Death are all around; Bring us Jesus! bring us Mary! We shall conquer and be crowned I Help in Mary! &c. Sweet Saint Philip! keep us humble, Make us pure as thou wert pure; Strongest purposes will crumble, If we boast and make too sure. Help in Mary! &c. 7 Sweet Saint Philip! come and ease us Of the weary load we bear; Put us in the Heart of Jesus, Dearest Saint 1 and leave us there Help in Mary! &c. 45. St. Philip's Picture. 1 Saint Philip! I hare never known A Saint as I know thee; For none have made their wills and ways So plain for men to see. I live with thee; and in my toil All day thou hast thy part; And then I come at night to learn Thy picture off by heart. 2 O what a prayer thy picture is! Was Jesus like to thee? Whence hast thou caught that lovely look That preaches so to me P Sermon and prayer thy picture is, And music to the eye; Song to the soul, a song that sings Of whitest...
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  • Paperback | 30 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 73g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236577647
  • 9781236577641