The Tribute of Praise; A Collection of Hymns and Tunes for Public and Social Worship, and for Use in the Family Circle and Sabbath School Volume 1
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1873 edition. Excerpt: ...ready all hope to resign, I long for thy light and thy grace; O God, will they never be mine? 2 If sometimes I strive, as I mourn, My hold of thy promise to keep, The billows more fiercely return, And plunge me again in the deep. 3 Appear, and my sorrow shall cease; The blood of atonement apply; And lead me to Jesus for peace, --The Bock that is higher than L 4 O enter this desolate heart, --Then rule o'er the heart thou hast won Nor again in thine anger, depart, But make it forever thy throne. is 1. O when shall we sweetly re-move, 0 when shall we en-ter our rest, --I JU t----USt w m Be-turn to the Zi-on a-bove, The moth-er of spir-its distress'd: 2 That city of God, the great King, Where sorrow and death are no more, Where saints our Immanuel sing, And cherub and seraph adore? 3 Bat angels themselves cannot tell The joys of that holiest place, Where Jesus i pleased to reveal The light of his heavenly face: 4 When, caught in the rapturous flame, The sight beatific they prove; And walk in the Light of the Lamb, Enjoying the beams of his love. 5 Thou know'st in the spirit of prayer We long thy appearing to see, Eesign'd to the burden we bear, But longing to triumph with thee: 6 Tis good at thy word to be here; 'Tis better in thee to be gone, And see thee in glory appear, 'And rise to a share in thy throne. We see the new city descend, Adorned as a bride for her Lord: 4 The city so holy and clean, No sorrow can breathe in the air: No gloom of affliction or sin; No shadow of evil is there. 6 By faith we already behold That lovely Jerusalem here: Her walls are of jasper and gold; As crystal her buildings are clear: 6 Immovably founded in grace, She stands as she ever hath stood, And brightly her Builder displays, And flames with the glory of...
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- 01 Apr 2013
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