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HYMN 83. P. M. 1 OW' glory be to God, we can hear with great The preachers of the gospel, who preach with all
their might; They explain the Holy Scriptures, the word of
the Lord, And power divine attends it right to the sinner's
heart. 2 While many have been disputing about an out.
ward form, The Lord sent forth preachers to sound the great
alarm; Repent and be converted, O! singers, sinners
turn, Or else in the wrath of God you will for ever
burn. 3 And now this glorious news is heard, all the
plains around, The mountains and valleys reverberate the
sound, And thousands in America, at present do rejoice, That they were so greatly favour'd to hear the
bridegroom's voice. 4 01 come my loving Christians and let us fol.
low on, And still pray to God for the itinerant men, That God may keep them faithful, and give them
wisdom too, That with singleness of heart they may force
their passage through. 5 01 come my loving brethren, with wonder now
look on, And see what a mighty work our Jesus has done. The multitudes are thronging, our churches are
too small, We'll repair to Camp-meeting, for the grove will
hold us all. 6 How pleasant is the sight to see Israel's tents
around, And many a precious soul lay prostrate np the
While others are a shouting the praises of the
Lord, And sinners are awakened by the Spirit's two
edg‘d sword. 7 The Pharisees and Formalists look on and
stand amazed, They wonder what's the matter with the shout
ing Methodists; But if they would repent, and believe in the
Lord, They also wouid go shouting and praising their
God. & Now glory be to God, there is glory in my soul ; if I dad a trumpet's voice I'd sound from pole
to pole, That Israei's God is reigning throughout this
happy land, And thousands of precious souls do bow at his
HYMN 84 S. M.
To the Redeemer's name!
And every heart inflame!
And dreadful pains endured,
From wrath mighi be secured.
Our debt of sin to pay:
Wash guilt and tilth away.
For us before the throne,
With what himself hath done.
Our stubborn souls to move ;
And conquer them by love.
6 The world and Satan rage,
But he their power controls;
Protection for our souls.
But shall prevail at length;
Our righteousness and strength.
• Will put our foes to flight,
HYMN 85. P. M.
And kept by Jesus' power;
In rapturous lays
To a lost race
Through th' atoning blood of Jesus.
And all the powers of earth besiege ;
To pluck a soul from Jesus :
He'll watch and pray,
Win the day,
O boasting grave! no trophy's won !
At length he bids the world adieu,
The soul it flies
And joins its voice,
The glorious name of Jesus.
And rend the rocks, convulse the ground,
Ye dead, arise to judgment.
And horrors seize,
Unsaved from sin by Jesus.
Midst flaming world he piounts on high,
And see the face of Jesus.
That we may
HYMN 86. P. M.
It gives joy and gladness, and comfort within. ? Hosanna is ringing; I'm happy while singing
And shouting the praises of Jesus's hame;
3 Hosar.na to Jesus, who died to redeem us,
I'll serve him and love hi:a wherever I go,
To quicken and comfort his children below. 4 Hosanna for ever, his grace like a river,
Is rising and spreading all over the land:
And sinners are feeling the heavenly flaine. 5 Hosanna to Jesus! my soul how it pleases
To see sinners falling and crying to God:
amazing, We've found peace and pardon in Jesus's blood." 6 Hosanna is ringing, hark how they are singing
“ All glory to Jesus, we 've tasted his love." The kingdom of heaven to mortals is given, And rolls through my soul from the mansions
above. 7 Hosanna to Jesus! my soul feels him precious;
In bright beams of glory, he comes from above. My heart is now glowing, I feel his love flow.
ing: I'm sure that my Jesus I really do love. 8 Hosanna is ringing, the saints now are singing,
And marching to glory in bright royal hands : Come on, my dear brethren, let us press towarde
heaven, For Jesus invites us with aowns in his hands. 9 Hosanna to Jesus! my soul sweetly rises,
I'll soon be transported to a happier clime, Where I shall see Jesus, and dwell in his pro
HYMN 87. P. M.
Let all prepare to take him in;
And give to Jesus glory.