Christian Melodies: A Selection of Hymns and Tunes Designed for Social and Private Worship in the Lecture-room and the Family

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George Barrell Cheever, Joseph E. Sweetser
Barnes, 1852 - Hymns, English - 252 pages


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Page 129 - Jesus, I my cross have taken, All to leave and follow Thee; Naked, poor, despised, forsaken, Thou, from hence, my all shalt be. Perish every fond ambition, All I've sought, or hoped, or known; Yet how rich is my condition! God and heaven are still my own.
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 28 - The light of truth to us display, And make us know and choose thy way ; Plant holy fear in every heart, That we from God may ne'er depart.
Page 196 - AM I a soldier of the cross? A follower of the Lamb ? And shall I fear to own his cause, Or blush to speak his name?
Page 211 - Ye fearful saints, fresh courage take, The clouds ye so much dread Are big with mercy, and shall break In blessings on your head.
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 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 201 - Strong in the Lord of Hosts, And in his mighty power : Who in the strength of Jesus trusts Is more than conqueror.
Page 97 - COME, Holy Spirit, come ! Let Thy bright beams arise ; Dispel the sorrow from our minds, The darkness from our eyes. 2 Revive our drooping faith, Our doubts and fears remove, And kindle in our breasts the flame Of never-dying love. 3 Convince us of our sin ; Then lead to Jesus' blood, And to our wondering view reveal The secret love of God.
Page 95 - High as the heavens are raised, Above the ground we tread, So far the riches of his grace Our highest thoughts exceed.

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