Hymns Ancient and Modern: For Use in the Services of the Church

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Novello, 1869 - Hymns - 264 pages
 

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Page 172 - One army of the living God, To his command we bow ; Part of the host have crossed the flood, And part are crossing now.
Page 186 - How sweet the Name of JESUS sounds In a believer's ear ! It soothes his sorrows, heals his wounds, And drives away his fear.
Page 36 - Christ, by highest heaven adored Christ the everlasting Lord Late in time behold him come Offspring of a Virgin's womb Veiled in flesh the Godhead see! Hail, the incarnate Deity! Pleased as man with man to dwell Jesus our Emmanuel Hark the herald angels sing Glory to the newborn King 3.
Page 277 - I John, who also am your brother, and companion in tribulation, and in the kingdom and patience of Jesus Christ, was in the isle that is called Patmos, for the word of God, and for the testimony of Jesus Christ.
Page 37 - To you, in David's town, this day Is born, of David's line, The Saviour, who is Christ the Lord ; And this shall be the sign : — 4 " The heavenly babe you there shall find To human view displayed, All meanly wrapped in swathing bands, And in a manger laid.
Page 12 - Hold thou thy cross before my closing eyes; Shine through the gloom, and point me to the skies: Heaven's morning breaks, and earth's vain shadows flee; In life, in death, O Lord, abide with me!
Page 218 - Waft, waft, ye winds, His story. And you, ye waters, roll, Till, like a sea of glory, It spreads from pole to pole ; Till o'er our ransomed nature. The Lamb for sinners slain. Redeemer, King, Creator, In bliss returns to reign.
Page 15 - GOD, that madest earth and heaven, darkness and light; who the day for toil hast given, for rest the night; may thine angel-guards defend us, slumber sweet thy mercy send us, holy dreams and hopes attend us, this livelong night.
Page 134 - Holy, Holy, Holy ! though the darkness hide Thee, Though the eye of sinful man Thy glory may not see, Only Thou art Holy : there is none beside Thee Perfect in power, in love, and purity, Holy, Holy, Holy! LORD GOD ALMIGHTY...
Page 187 - Weak is the effort of my heart, And cold my warmest thought; But when I see thee as thou art, I'll praise thee as I ought. 6 Till then I would thy love proclaim With every fleeting breath ; And may the music of thy name Refresh my soul in death.

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