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Move on the waters' face,
Bearing the lamp of grace,
And in earth's darkest place

“Let there be light !"
4 Holy, holy, holy,
Most glorious Trinity-

Wisdom, Love, Might!
Boundless as ocean's tide
Rolling in fullest pride,
O'er the earth, far and wide-
“Let there be light !"

L. M. 226. Praise to the Father, Son and Spirit. 1 BLEST be the Father and his love,

To which celestial source we owe
Rivers of endless joy above,

And rills of comfort here below. 2 Glory to thee, great Son of God!

From whose dear wounded body rolls A precious stream of vital blood

Pardon and life for dying souls.
3 We give thee, sacred Spirit ! praise,

Who in our hearts of sin and woe,
Mak’st living springs of grace arise,

And into boundless glory flow. 4 Thus God, the Father,--God, the Son,

And God, the Spirit, we adore ;
That sea of life and love unknown,
Without a bottom, or a shore.

7s. 227.

Christians praising the Trinity. 1 GREAT the joy when Christians meet;

Christian fellowship, how sweet,-
When, their theme of praise the same,

They exalt Jehovah's name ! 2 Sing we then eternal love;

Such as did the Father move
He beheld the world undone;

Loved the world, and gave his Son. 3 Sing the Son's unbounded love ;

How he left the realms above;

Took our nature and our place,

Lived and died to save our race.
4 Sing we too the Spirit's love ;-

With our stubboru hearts he strove;
Chased the mists of sin away,

Turned our night to glorious day. 5 Great the joy, the union sweet,

When the saints in glory meet;
Where the theme is still the same;
Where they praise Jehovah's name.

7s. 228. Communion with the Triune God. I IN thy presence we appear;

Lord! we love to worship here,
When, within the veil, we meet

Thee upon thy mercy-seat.
2 While thy glorious name is sung,

Touch our lips, and loose our tongue;
Then our joyful souls shall bless

Thee, the Lord, our righteousness. 3 While to thee our prayers ascend,

Let thine ear in love attend;
Hear us, for thy Spirit pleads;

Hear, for Jesus intercedes.
4 While thy word is heard with awe,

And we tremble at thy law,
Let thy gospel's wondrous love

Every doubt and fear remove. 5 While thy ministers proclaim

Peace and pardon through thy name,
In their voices, let us own

Jesus, speaking from the throne.
6 From thy house when we return,

Let our hearts within us burn;
That, at evening, we may say,-,
6 We have walked with God to-day.”

8s and 78. 229. Praise to Father, Son and Spirit. I TO the source of every blessing,

Grateful anthems let us raise ;

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Holy joy, our souls possessing,

Swells the tribute of our praise. '; 2 Glory to th' almighty Father,

Fountain of eternal love,
Who, his wandering sheep to gather,

Sent a Saviour from above. 3 To the Son all praise be given,

Who, with love unknown before,
Left the bright abode of heaven,

And our sins and sorrows bore. 4 Equal strains of warm devotion

Let the Spirit's praise employ ;
Author of each pure emotion,-

Source of wisdom, peace, and joy. 5 Thusmour joyful hearts ascending,

Glorify Jehovah's name;
Heavenly songs with ours are blending,
There, the theme is still the same,

S. M.
230. The Father, Son and Holy Ghost.
I WHILE all the angel-throng,

Give thanks to God on high,
Let earth repeat the joyful song,

And echo to the sky.
2 Father! in whom we live,

In whom we are and move, -
The glory, power and praise receive

of thine eternal love. 3 Incarnate Deity!

Let all the ransomed race
Render in thanks their lives to thee,

For thy redeeming grace. 4 Spirit of holiness!

Let all thy saints adore
Thy sacred energy, and bless

Thy heart-renewing power. 5 Eternal, glorious Lord !

Let all the saints above,
Let all the sons of men, record,

And celebrate thy love.

8s and 6s. Peculiar. 231.

Hallelujah to the Triune God. 1 SING-Hallelujah! praise the Lord !

Sing with a cheerful voice;

our God with one accord,
And in his name rejoice:
Ne'er cease to sing, thou ransomed host!
To Father, Son, and Holy Ghost,
Till in the realms of endless light,

Your praises shall unite. 2 There we to all eternity,

Shall join th' angelic lays,
And sing, in perfect harmony,

To God our Saviour's praise;
He hath redeemed us by his blood,
And made us kings and priests to God :
For us

for us the Lamb was slain, Prajse ye the Lord !-Amen.


7s and 6s. Peculiar. 232.

The Alarm.
I SINNER! stop-Oh! stop and think,

Before you farther go:
Will you sport upon the brink

of everlasting wo?
On the verge of ruin stop ;-

Now the friendly warning take;
Stay your footsteps, ere you drop

Into the burning lake.
2 Say-have you an arm like God,

That you his will oppose ?
Fear you not that iron-rod

With which he breaks his foes ?
Can you stand in that dread day,

Which his justice shall proclaim,
When the earth shall melt away,

Like wax before the flame ?

3 Ghastly death will quickly come,

And drag you to his bar :
Then you 'll hear your awful doom,

And sink in deep despair!
All your sins will round you crowd;

You will mark their crimson die,
Each for vengeance crying loud,
And then-no refuge nigh!

L. M. 233,

The Sinner exhorted.
I SINNER! Oh! why so thoughtless grown?

Why in such fearful haste to die?
Why speed thy flight to worlds unknown,

Regardless of thy destiny?
2 Wilt thou defy the wrath of God,

Led on by sin's delusive dreams?
Madly despise the Saviour's blood,

And force thy passage to the flames ? 3 Sinner! Oh! lift thy thoughts above,

And hear the Lord of life unfold
The glories of his dying love-
For ever telling, yet untold !

234. The Sinner warned.
1 HASTE, O sinner! to be wise,

Stay not for the morrow's sun;
Wisdom warns thee, from the skies,

All the paths of death to shun. 2 Haste, and mercy now implore;

Stay not for the morrow's sun;
Thy probation may be o'er,

Ére this evening's work is done. 3 Haste, O sinner! now return;

Stay not for the morrow's sun;
Lest thy lamp should cease to burn,

Ere salvation's work is done.
4 Haste, while yet thou canst be blest;

Stay not for the morrow's sun;
Death may thy poor soul arrest,

Ere the morrow is begun.

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