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Entered, according to act of Congress, in the year 1843, BY MARK H. R.EWMAN
.n the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern t District of New York, zoos
soro: RE0TYPED BY SMITH AND WRIGHT, cor. FULTON AND GOLD STREETS, NEW YOR [.
o J. Bedford, Print. 138 Fulton st.
THE SCRIPTU R.E.S.
C. M. 1 O The Bible suited to our Wants. 1 FATHER of mercies in thy word What endless glory shines : For ever be thy name adored, For these celestial lincs.
2 Here, the fair tree of k..owledge grows,
3 Here, the Redeemer's welcome voice
4 Oh! may these heavenly pages be
5 Divine instructor, gracious Lord :
L. M. 2. Prophecy and Inspiration. 1 'T WAS by an order from the Lord, The ancient prophets spöke his word; His spirit did their tongues inspire, And warmed their hearts with heavenly fire.
2 Great God! mine eyes with pleasure look
3 Let the false raptures of the mind
C. M. 3 O The Holy Scriptures. 1 LADEN with guilt, and full of fears, I fly to thee, my Lord : And not a glimpse of hope appears, But in thy written word.
2 The volume of my Father's grace
3 Here, consecrated w -,er flows,
4 This is the judge that ends the strife,
5 Oh! may thy counsels, mighty God!
L. M. 4. A Saviour seen in the Scriptures. 1 NOW let my soul, eternal King ! To thee its grateful tribute bring; My knee, with humble homage, bow, My tongue perform its solemn vow.
2 All nature sings thy boundless love,