Universalist Hymn Book: Comprising a Great Variety of Sacred Effusions, Original and Selected

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R. P. Brooks, 1843 - Hymns, English - 448 pages

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Page 250 - THE Lord my pasture shall prepare, •And feed me with a shepherd's care ; His presence shall my wants supply, And guard me with a watchful eye ; My noonday walks he shall attend, And all my midnight hours defend.
Page 37 - Thou art, O God, the life and light Of all this wondrous world we see ; Its glow by day, its smile by night, Are but reflections caught from thee. Where'er we turn, thy glories shine, And all things fair and bright are thine.
Page 309 - 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 302 - CM r*OME, 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 85 - 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 401 - DAUGHTER of Zion ! from the dust Exalt thy fallen head ; Again in thy Redeemer trust, — He calls thee from the dead. 2 Awake, awake, put on thy strength, — Thy beautiful array ; The day of freedom dawns at length, — The Lord's appointed day. 3 Rebuild thy walls, thy bounds enlarge, And send thy heralds forth : Say to the south.—" Give up/ thy charge, And keep not back, O north...
Page 226 - The spacious firmament on high, With all the blue ethereal sky, And spangled heavens, a shining frame, Their great Original proclaim. Th...
Page 82 - Be thou, O God, exalted high ; And as thy glory fills the sky, So let it be on earth displayed, Till thou art here, as there, obeyed.
Page 226 - Soon as the evening shades prevail, The moon takes up the wondrous tale, And, nightly to the list'ning earth, Repeats the story of her birth ; While all the stars that round her burn, And all the planets in their turn, Confirm the tidings as they roll, And spread the truth from pole to pole.
Page 37 - O'ershadows all the earth and skies, Like some dark, beauteous bird, whose plume Is sparkling with unnumbered eyes — That sacred gloom, those fires divine, So grand, so countless, Lord ! are thine.

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