The People's Praise Book, Or, Carmina Sanctorum; With Tunes

The People's Praise Book, Or, Carmina Sanctorum; With Tunes

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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. 1889 edition. Excerpt: ...Christ our Exam fie. 2 Thy footsteps we follow, to bow in the tide, And are buried with Thee in the death Thou hast died, Then wake with Thy likeness to walk in the way That brightens and brightens to shadowless day. 3 O Jesus, our Saviour, O Jesus, our Lord, By the life of Thy passion, the grace of Thy word, Accept us, redeem us, dwell ever within, To keep, by Thy Spirit, our spirits from sin; 4 Till, crowned with Thy glory, and waving the palm, Our garments all white from the blood of the Lamb, We join the bright millions of saints gone before, And bless Thee, and wonder, and praise evermore. George Washington Bethune (1805--x86a), 1857. waver-ing zeal, And, with a firm, un-waver-ing zeal, Would in Thy foot-steps press. 1 1 that fixed my choice On Thee my Sav-iour and my God! ing heart re-joice, And tell its rap-tures all a-broad. M- 2--M. m. T-j.. s I. Bread of the world in mer-cy brok en, Wine of the soul in mer-cy shed. By whom the words of life were spok-en, And in whose death our sins are dead. I. LAMB of God, whose bleeding love We now re-call to mind, Send the an-swer Ev-'ry struggling soul re-lease; 0 re-mem-ber Cal-va-ry, And bid us go in peace. I. A-MIDST our Be-lov-ed stands, And bids us view His pierc-ed hands; 576 Ckritt present. 2 What food luxurious loads the board. When at His table sits the Lord! The wine how rich, the bread how sweet, When Jesus deigns the guests to meet! 3 If now, with eyes defiled and dim, We see the signs but see not Him, 0 may His love the scales displace, And bid us see Him face to face. 4 Our former transports we recount, When with Him in the holy mount These cause our souls to thirst anew, His marred but lqvely face to view. 5 Thou glorious Bridegroom of our hearts, Thy present smile a heaven...show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 106 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 204g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236624467
  • 9781236624468