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". LET God the Father live
Hymn 124. s. M. 1. ET God the Father live
For ever on our tongues:
The ground of all their songs. 2. Ye saints, employ your breath
In honour of the son, Who bought your souls from hell and death,
By off'ring up his own. 3. Give to the spirit praise
Of an immortal strain, Whose light, and pow'r and grace conveys
Salvation down to men. 4. While God the comforter
Reveals our pardon'd sin,
The same record within. 5. To the great one in Three,
That seal this grace in heav'n, The Father, Son, and Spirit, be
Eternal glory giv'n.
Hymn 125. P, M. 1. I love,
GIVE immortal praise
And better hopes above :
Immortal Glory too,
From everlasting woe:
now he lives, and now he reigns, An
sees the fruit of all his pains.
3. To God the Spirit's name
Immortal worship give,
Makes the dead sinner live :
Be endless honours done,
And the mysterious One:
Hymn 126, c. M. 1. TT AIL, holy, holy, holy Lord !
Supreme, essential One, ador'd
In co-eternal Three.
Ere time its round began,
The dignity of man.
The seraphs veil their wings, While thee, Jehovah, Lord, and God,
Th'angelic army sings. 4. To thee, by mystic pow'rs on high
Were humble praises given, When John beheld with favour'd eye,
Th' inhabitants of heaven!
To thee in hymns aspire ;
For ever join the choir !
6. Hail, holy, holy, holy Lord !
Be endless praise to thee ;
In co-eternal Three.
Hymn 127. c. M. 2. Immortal praise we give,
name Who dost an act of grace proclaim,
And bid us rebels live. 2. Immortal honour to the Son,
Who makes thine anger cease; Our lives he ransom'd with his own,
And dy'd to make our peace. 3. To thy Almighty Spirit be
Immortal glory given,
And trains us up for heaven.
Adore th' eternal God,
Thro' nations far abroad.
One general song to raise,
In harmony and praise.
Hymn 128. s. M. 1. ATHER in whom we live,
In whom we are and move, The glory, power, and praise receive of thy creating love:
et? Let all the angel-throng
Give thanks to God on high, hile earth repeats the joyful song,
And echoes to the sky...
2. Incarnate Deity,
Let all the ransom'd race
For thy redeeming grace :
grace to sinners shew'd
Ye heavenly choirs proclaim,
Salvation to the Lamb.'
Let all thy saints adore
Thine heart-renewing power:
Thy love's extatic height,
The beatific sight
Let all the hosts above,
And dwell' upon thy love.
Before thy glorious face,
Thine everlisting praise.
Hymn 129. s. My 1.
ET heav'n and earth agree,
The Father's praise to sing, Woo draws us to the Son, that he
May us to glory bring.
Let God the Son receive,
That we with him may live. 2. Be everlasting praise
To God the Spirit given,.
Who now attests us sons of grace,
And seals us heirs of heaven. 4. Drawn, and redeem'd and seal'd,
We'll sing the One in Tiree, With Father, Son, and spirit fillid,
To all eternity.
Hymn 130. P. M. "TH HEE, father of men and angels we praise,
Whose wonders are seen in nature and grace, Throughout thy creation whose goodness we prove, And boundless compassion and infinite love. 2. Thee, Jesus, the Son of God we confess, Whose passion alone hath purchas'd our peace ; With cherubs before thee and seraphs we fall, And prostrate adore thee the Saviour of all. 3. O Spirit of might, of joy, and of love, Who guidest us right to mansions of love, Whose hallowed graces for heaven prepare; We pay thee our praises 'till glorify'd there. 4. There, there we shall see the substance divine, And fashion'd like thee transcendantly shine, The personal essence be bold to explain, And wrapt in thy presence eternally reign.
Hymn 131. P. M.
Remember us for good;
And hear his speaking blood!
Father, glorify thy Son;
And send the promise down. 2. True and faithful witness, thou, O Christ! the spirit give,