Christian Melodies: A Selection of Hymns and Tunes Designed for Social and Private Worship in the Lecture-room and the Family
George Barrell Cheever, Joseph E. Sweetser
Barnes, 1851 - Hymns, English - 252 pages
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Page 204 - Before our Father's throne, We pour our ardent prayers; Our fears, our hopes our aims are one, Our comforts and our cares.
Page 107 - Twere vain the ocean-depths to sound, Or pierce to either pole : 2 The world can never give The bliss for which we sigh ; 'Tis not the whole of life to live, Nor all of death to die.
Page 242 - FROM Greenland's icy mountains, From India's coral strand, Where Afric's sunny fountains Roll down their golden sand ; From many an ancient river, From many a palmy plain, They call us to deliver Their land from error's chain.
Page 130 - LOVE divine, all love excelling! Joy of heaven, to earth come down! Fix in us Thy humble dwelling: All Thy faithful mercies crown.
Page 237 - Thus far the Lord has led me on; Thus far hie pow'r pro - longs my days ; ~r 1 4-Q ¥*. i : <У. WATTS THUS far the Lord lias led me on ; Thus far his power prolongs my days ; And every evening shall make known Some fresh memorial of his grace.
Page 65 - 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 42 - WHEN all thy mercies, O my God, My rising soul surveys, Transported with the view, I'm lost In wonder, love, and praise.
Page 25 - Should sudden vengeance seize my breath, I must pronounce thee just in death; And if my soul were sent to hell, Thy righteous law approves it well.
Page 213 - Amazing grace! How sweet the sound That saved a wretch like me! I once was lost, but now am found; Was blind, but now I see. 'Twas grace that taught my heart to fear, And grace my fears relieved; How precious did that grace appear The hour I first believed. Through many dangers, toils and snares, I have already come; 'Tis grace hath brought me safe thus far, And grace will lead me home.