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Yea, the bliss I shall enjoy WHEN,O when shall I have the favor
Cannot be expressed. To see th’approach of those blest days, 2 Him I shall see-whose love to me When I shall welcome my dear Saviour
My heart hath captivated ;
From his With solemn strains, withjoyful lays?
presence I no more
Shall be separated. How blest will then be
my condition, When in my flesh I Christ shall see! Tho' happy in his love's fruition
WHAT hast thou, Lord Jesus, Ev’n here, I long with him to be.
To redeem and bless us, 2 What heav'nly joy and consolation
For us undergone! This hope affords unto my heart, Here we know but partly, That Christ, the God of my salvation, But there will be shortly Will me receive, when I depart!
More of this depth known; Then in his presence I for ever, When above-we shall remove,
With the redeem'dshallsing his praise; And shall live with thee for ever, O Lord, I long to have that favor,
Our beloved Saviour. To leave this world and see thy face.
2 I am lost in wonder, 987.* T. 83.
When I duly ponder, WHEN departed once in peace,
Jesus, on thy grace; I shall have the grace and favor
That I shall in glory To behold him face to face,
Evermore adore thee; Whom I love, ev'n God my Saviour: And that, face to face, Then I shall for evermore
I shall see-eternally Him in endless joy adore.
Thee, the God of my salvation, 2 When I once shall favor'd be,
O what consolation ! To enjoy in fullest measure,
991. T. 14. What his suff'rings gain'd for me, And salvation's blood-bought treasure,
COME, Lord, and warm each languid With what rapture shall I sing
Inspire each lifeless tongue; [heart, Hallelujah to my King !
And let the joys of heav'n impart
Their influence to our song. T. 119. 2 Sorrow and pain, and ev'ry care, O WHAT joy, :|
And discord there shall cease; O what joy awaiteth me!
And perfect joy, and love sincere, I rejoice in expectation,
Adorn the realms of
peace. That I in my flesh shall see
3 The soul, from sin for ever free, Him, the God of my salvation,
Shall mourn its pow'r no more;
Redeeming love adore,
2 The church above no other theme 989.*
But Jesus' love doth know; My lot of grace-will be always In joyful hymns they praise his name, Beyond description blessed;
We do the same below,
and Eternal Life. 3 Him in his 'glorious realm they praise, Our Lord, with matchless grace,
And bow before his throne; Will to his glory's praise,
Us as his own confess.
998. T. 588. THERE where my blessed Jesusreigns, WHAT happiness,
In heav'n's unmeasur'd space, What joy and happiness I shall a long eternity,
Shall we above possess, Spend in ne'er-ceasing praise.
When we adore him, 2 Dear Jesus, ev'ry smile of thing With angels bow before him,
Will fresh endearments bring; And see his face—what happiness! And thousand tastes of new delight From all thy graces spring.
T. 159. 3 Haste, my Beloved, fetch
Now, Lord, who in this vale of tears soul
my Up to thy blest abode;
Dost lift thy gracious face, Haste, for my spirit longs to be Upon thy church which thee reveres, With thee, my Lord and God.
And givest us such peace,
That sweetly we anticipate
The heav'nly bliss, for which we wait, GOD hath laid up in heav'n for me In thee rejoicing here below,
A crown which cannot fade; Ev’n while in tears we sow:
On earth, unto thy praise !
Thy blessed aim, thro'
grace: But all that love and long to see Till we in heav'n thy face shall see, Th’appearance of his Son. May spirit, soul and body be
Preserv'd by thee, till thy great day,
Blameless, O Lord, we pray.
1000. Is by thee prepar’d in heav'n : Ah, how blest will be my case,
SING Hallelujah! praise the Lord! When I shall behold thy face,
Sing with a cheerful voice ; And, from pain and sorrow free, Exalt our God with one accord, Live for evermore with thee!
And in his name rejoice: 996. T. 114. [seated Ne'er cease to sing, thou ransom'd host, THE just made perfect, who in glory Until in realms of endless light
Praise Father, Son and Holy Ghost! Around God's throne enjoy eternalbliss Your praises shall unite. Behold our Godand Saviour ashe is.[ted Ah, when shall I poor trav'ller be permit-2 There we to all eternity To join that happy num'rous
Shall join th' angelic lays; And my Redeemer face to face to see! And sing in perfect harmony
To God our Saviour's praise : 997. T. 244.
“ He hath redeem'd us by his blood, WHEN we shall see our Jesus, And made us kings and priests to God; And thankful him adore,
For us, for us the Lamb was slain.” What rapture then will seize us! Praise the Lord ! We meet to part no more ;
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lines marked thus * begin a hymn. The verses occurring in the Liturgy only, are distinguished by the letter 1.
PAGE * Ah, Lord ! how apt am I to stray 137 might in my behavior shine
213 A Blessed pattern Christ our 214
might my heart a mirror be, 18 blessed sense of guilt impart 70 might the time soon come, 214 bow of grace, appearing
78 cheerful confidence I feel, 60 remain our highest Good! 106 child of God for ever pants
141 remember me for good, 80 child true happiness may find, 214 should not themercies you daily 219 contrite heart would never cease 18 then we feel, that life divine 208 country I've found,
whither should I
SO dying, risen Jesus,
91* who are we ! thou God of love! 212 faithful memory bestow, 218 who can render thee just praise ? 48 foretaste of eternal joys, 230 why am I thus blest,
207 guilty, weak and helpless worm, 7 why did I so late thee know, 119 Lamb went forth, and bare the 30 * Alas! and did my Saviour bleed 34 lowly mind impart to me, 146 I knew not what I did; 90 mortal body he assum'd, 162
I know the reason why 35 pardon'd sinner I remain, 7
with shame I own that oft 143 second look he gave, which said, 90 All creatures, Lord, on thee depend, 239
single eye, a faithful heart, 138 fears and terrors, when he smiles, 79 * single mind to me impart,
glory be to God on high! 13 sinner I, and full of blame: 110
glory to Immanuel's name 12 sinner, on mere mercy cast,
92 glory to the Saviour's name! 63 * stranger and a pilgrim I, 240 * glory to the sov'reign Good! 156 subject I of Christ, my King, 131* hail Immanuel,
15 table for me he prepares,
116 * hail! thou Lamb of God, 38 widow who her son belov'd 231 his glorious work is done; 43 wondrous change Christ with 15 may of thee partake;
234 Above the starry sky 158 my desires are fix'd on thee,
119 Accept, for thy passion,
24 my hope and consolation 29 * According to my state on earth, 251 my own schemes, each self-design 133
to th' appointed plan, 17 * of us, we know not one,excepted, 221 to thy mercy, Lord, 169 our days, O Jesus !
134 * Act full of godlike majesty! 209 our woes he did retrieve; 18 Admit us, we pray, 204 pains and tribulations,
30 * Adored be the Lamb of God,
160 pow'r and glory doth pertain * Again another fleeting year 232 * praise to thee, my God, this night 236
as Teacher of mankind 18 righteousness did he fulfil, 35 Against the fiercest pow'rs of hell 7 self-dependence is but vain, 172 Agonizing in the garden,
74 sprung from thine omnipotence, 48 Ah, behold the Son of God! 126 the mercilul are blessed, 129 come, Lord Jesus, hear our pray’r 5 the pains and sorrows
38 could we preach in ev'ry place 187 the pure in heart are blessed, 129
do not of his goodness doubt; 76 * the world give praises due ! * give me, Lord, myself to feel, 139 they who, weeping, now go forth, 18
Jesus! thy unworthy bride 13 things in beauteous form appear’d, 50 Lord !enlargeour scanty thought 93 things were made by Christ
All those are blessed,
171 * Are we in e'er so great distress, 155
form'd a creature new, 252
173 Ohappy soul! rejoice, 7
ye who are captive led, 8
children are his own, 229 children we are own'd by thee
Lord!- Eternal Word, 159 ground, when parch'd with 160
dear Jesus, we can't see thy face 97 in tempestuous weather 232
258 man, he pities my complaint: 60
oft as I approach the holy place, 164
at the same time lets me feel, 137 oft, this night, as my pulse beats, 237
2 pardon'd sinners, we rejoice 105
141 * the branches are connected 148
of Jesus ! of my Lord, 132
130 we own our great defect; 135
and teach me how to pray,
when we explore the end, 141 Assur'd that Christ our King, 62
at thy footstool low, 43
his cross's foot now tarry,
the children heirs of heav'n 1. 20 nine was the Son of God 27
At parting from thy little fold, 47 Behold! how in Gethsemane 20
laid in a manger
my soul, thy Saviour
our God incarnate stands, 75
the gospel-trumpet sounds, 74 the Lamb of God who bears 75
the Lord Jesus !
162 the loving Son of God, 35
my soul, and with the sun 233 the Saviour of mankind, 35
to us a child is born,
what love the Father hath 58
200 * Believing souls, rejoice and sing, 42
.197 Besprinkle him, O Jesus, Son of God 199
with thy blood
239 Bless ev'ry thought and action; 234
me this day, Lord Jesus ! 234
are we, if believing 224
Jesus! all our hearts incline, 131
113 name of Jesus!
they, who live to Jesus, 224
thy face, O Lord most high! 4.9 are they, who as poor sinners 224
are they, who follow thee 84
are they, who in his merits