Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship; Carefully Selected from the Best Authors
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. 1822 edition. Excerpt: ...above, And mingle with their lays. UnkncvsvB. 291. s. M. The Power and Graac of God. 1 My soul, repeat his praise, Whose mercies are so great; Whose anger is so slow to rise, So ready to abate. 2 High as the heav'ns are rais'd Above the gr#und we tread, So far the riches of his grace, Our highest thoughts exceed. 3 His pow'r subdues Qur sins; And his forgiving love, Far as the east is from the west, Doth all our guilt remove. 4 The pity of the Lord, To those that fear his name, Is such as tender parents feel; He knows our feebbj frame. 5 Our days are like fhe, grass, Or like the morning flow'r; If one sharp blast sweep o'er the field, It withers in n hour. 6 But thy compassions, Lord, To endless years endure! And children's children ever find Thy words of promise sure. Watts. 292. s. M. Glad Tidings of the Gospel. 1 My fellow sinners, hear The words of truth and grace, The jovful sound the gospel brings To all the human race. 2 This gospel, rich and free, To all mankind good news, It will extend to all our race; Gentiles as well as Jews. 3 Th' apostles of our Lord Proclaim'd in language bold, The Saviour of the world is come, By prophets long foretold. 4 High let our praises rise, Up to the courts above, And join the anthems in the skies Of universal love. 293. 6, 6, 4, M. Praise. 1 May all our povv'rs of mind, To God our Father kind, An anthem raise; Whose cloud of glory bright, "With beams of heavenly light. Dispels the gloom of night; O sing his praise. 2 The God of truth and grace Unveils his radiant face, And breaks ne pow'r Of superstition's chain; Hi# grace shall ever reign, And righteousness maintain, While we adore. 3 As the blest morning say Drives darkness far away, Behold bis love Our night of sin illumes, Our hatred all...
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