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The Hymnal Companion to the Book of Common Prayer: With Introduction and Notes
Edward Henry Bickersteth
No preview available - 2018
adopted by S.P.C.K. adore ages Alford alteration Amen American angels appear Barry beautiful behold Bell bless blood Book bright bring Carlisle changed Chope Christ Church cross crown dark death divine earth Editor Elliott eternal face faith Father fear follow French give glorious glory grace Hall Hallelujah hand happy hast hath hear heart heaven heavenly Holy hope hour hymn hymnals Irish Irons Islington Jesus Kemble King Lamb land light live Lord Marylebone meet Mercer morning Morrell never night original otherwise Palmer peace People's praise prayer presence Psalms raise reign rejoice rest rise Rogers saints salvation Sarum Saviour shine sing sins song soul Spirit stand sweet tears thee thine thou art thought Three throne truth unto verses given voice Watts Wesley Windle
Page 43 - I heard the voice of JESUS say, ' Come unto me and rest ; Lay down, thou weary one, lay down Thy head upon My breast.' I came to JESUS as I was — Weary, and worn, and sad ; I found in Him a resting-place, And He has made me glad. I heard the voice of JESUS say, ' Behold I freely give The living water — thirsty one, Stoop down, and drink, and live.
Page 16 - Other refuge have I none, Hangs my helpless soul on thee ; Leave, ah ! leave me not alone, Still support and comfort me : All my trust on thee is stay'd ; All my help from thee I bring ; Cover my defenceless head With the shadow of thy wing.
Page 16 - Just as I am — and waiting not To rid my soul of one dark blot, To Thee, whose blood can cleanse each spot, O Lamb of God, I come.
Page 43 - COME, let us join our cheerful songs With angels round the throne ; Ten thousand thousand are their tongues, But all their joys are one. 2 " Worthy the Lamb that died/' they cry, " To be exalted thus ;" " Worthy the Lamb," our lips reply,
Page 2 - JOY to the world, the Lord is come, Let earth receive her King ; Let every heart prepare him room, And heaven and nature sing. 2 Joy to the earth, the Saviour reigns, Let men their songs employ ; While fields and floods, rocks, hills and plains Repeat the sounding joy. 3 No more let sins and sorrows grow, Nor thorns infest the ground: He comes to make his blessings flow, Far as the curse is found. 4 He rules the world with truth and grace, And makes the nations prove The glories of his righteousness,...
Page 16 - 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 43 - GOD, our help in ages past, Our hope for years to come, Our shelter from the stormy blast, And our eternal home : after Erinttu: 2 Under the shadow of thy throne Thy saints have dwelt secure : Sufficient is thine arm alone, And our defence is sure. 3 Before the hills in order stood, Or earth received her frame, From everlasting thou art God, To endless years the same.
Page 43 - Then I can smile at Satan's rage, And face a frowning world. 3. ' Let cares, like a wild deluge, come, And storms of sorrow fall ; May I but safely reach my home, My God, my heaven, my all ; — 4. ' There shall I bathe my weary soul In seas of heavenly rest ; And not a wave of trouble roll Across my peaceful breast.