Church Psalmist; Or, Psalms and Hymns for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians
Ivison & Phinney, 1847 - Bible - 652 pages
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adore angels appear arise bear Behold bless blest blood breath bright bring cheerful Christ crown darkness dear death divine dwell earth endless eternal everlasting eyes face faith Father fear feet flow foes friends give glorious glory grace gracious hand happy hast hath head hear heart heaven heavenly hell holy honors hope hour humble HYMN Jesus join joyful King land light live Lord mercy morning mortal nature never night o'er peace praise prayer proclaim promise PSALM raise Redeemer reigns rejoice rest rise sacred saints salvation Saviour Second seek shine sing sinners sins skies song sorrow soul sound sovereign Spirit spread stand sweet tears thee thine thou thoughts throne thy grace thy love thy word tongue trust truth voice wait Watts wonders Zion тр
Page 121 - People and realms of every tongue, Dwell on his love with sweetest song ; And infant voices shall proclaim Their early blessings on his name.
Page 40 - Soon as the evening shades prevail The moon takes up the wondrous tale, And nightly to the listening earth Repeats the story of her birth...
Page 143 - A thousand ages in Thy sight Are like an evening gone; Short as the watch that ends the night Before the rising sun. 5 Time, like an ever-rolling stream. Bears all its sons away ; They fly forgotten, as a dream Dies at the opening day. 6 Our God, our help in ages past...
Page 477 - In every joy that crowns my days, In every pain I bear, My heart shall find delight in praise, Or seek relief in prayer.
Page 464 - So shall my walk be close with God, Calm and serene my frame ; So purer light shall mark the road, That leads me to the Lamb.
Page 312 - MY dear Redeemer and my Lord, I read my duty in thy word ; But in thy life the law appears, Drawn out in living characters. 2. Such was thy truth, and such thy zeal, Such deference to thy Father's will — Such love, and meekness so divine — I would transcribe and make them mine.
Page 424 - Grace led my roving feet To tread the heavenly road ; And new supplies each hour I meet While pressing on to God.
Page 540 - What though the spicy breezes Blow soft o'er Ceylon's isle, Though every prospect pleases, And only man is vile : In vain with lavish kindness The gifts of God are strown ; The heathen, in his blindness, Bows down to wood and stone...
Page 480 - Prayer is the simplest form of speech That infant lips can try : Prayer the sublimest strains that reach The Majesty on high. 4 Prayer is the Christian's vital breath, The Christian's native air ; His watchword at the gates of death ; He enters heaven with prayer. 5 Prayer is the contrite sinner's voice, Returning from his ways ; While angels in their songs rejoice, And cry—
Page 354 - Ye chosen seed of Israel's race, Ye ransomed from the fall, Hail him who saves you by his grace, And crown him Lord of all. 3 Sinners, whose love can ne'er forget The wormwood and the gall; Go. spread your trophies at his feet, And crown him Lord of all.