The Psalms of David, Imitated in the Language of the New-Testament, and Applied to the Christian State and Worship
Manning & Loring, 1803 - Bible - 620 pages
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adore Almighty angels appear bear Behold bleſs bleſſings blood breath bright bring cheerful Chriſt church command Common Metre dead dear death deep delight divine dreadful dwell dying earth eternal ev'ry eyes face faints faith Father fear feet fing finners fleſh foes fons forever foul give glorious glory hand head hear heart heav'n heav'nly hell hills holy honours hope hour humble HYMN immortal Jeſus join juſt juſtice keep King known land light live Long Metre Lord mighty mind mortal muſt nature never night pain peace pow'r praiſe promiſe PSALM race rage raiſe reigns rejoice reſt riſe round ſaints ſalvation Saviour ſee ſhall ſhine ſhould ſkies ſong ſoul Spirit ſpread ſtand ſtill thee theſe thine thoſe thou thoughts throne thy grace thy word tongue truſt truth voice wait whoſe wonders wondrous wrath
Page 248 - See, from his head, his hands, his feet, Sorrow and love flow mingled down; Did e'er such love and sorrow meet, Or thorns compose so rich a crown ? 4. Were the whole realm of nature mine, That were a present far too small ; Love so amazing, so divine, Demands my soul, my life, my all.
Page 220 - My faith would lay her hand On that dear head of thine, While like a penitent I stand And there confess my sin.
Page 208 - He formed the deeps unknown ; He gave the seas their bound ; The watery worlds are all his own, And all the solid ground. 3 Come, worship at his throne, Come, bow before the Lord ; We are his works, and not our own ; He formed us by his word.
Page 217 - BEFORE Jehovah's awful throne, Ye nations bow with sacred joy ; Know that the Lord is God alone, He can create, and he destroy.
Page 124 - Though all my crimes before thee lie, Behold them not with angry look, But blot their mem'ry from thy book. 2 Create my nature pure within, And form my soul averse to sin: Let thy good Spirit ne'er depart, Nor hide thy presence from my heart.
Page 218 - MY dear Redeemer and my Lord, I read my duty in thy word ; But in thy life the law appears Drawn out in living characters. 2 Such was thy truth, and such thy zeal, Such deference to thy Father's will, Such love, and meekness so divine, I would transcribe and make them mine.
Page 248 - I survey the wondrous cross On which the Prince of glory died, My richest gain I count but loss, And pour contempt on all my pride.
Page 61 - The time to insure the great reward : And while the lamp holds out to burn The vilest sinner may return.
Page 9 - He reigns and triumphs here." 3 How happy are our ears, That hear this joyful sound, Which kings and prophets waited for, And sought, but never found ! 4 How blessed are our eyes, That see this heavenly light ! Prophets and kings desired it long-, But died without the sight.
Page 195 - A thousand ages in thy sight are like an evening gone, short as the watch that ends the night before the rising sun.