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" But timorous mortals start and shrink, To cross this narrow sea, And linger shivering on the brink, And fear to launch away. "
Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship - Page 273
by Jonathan Peele Dabney - 1825 - 364 pages
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Sacred Melodies for Conference and Prayer Meetings: And for Social and ...

Free Will Baptists (1780?-1911) - Baptists - 1836 - 174 pages
...flood, Stand dressed in living green; So to the Jews old Canaan stood, While Jordan rolled between. But timorous mortals start and shrink To cross this...linger shivering on the brink, And fear to launch away. 0, could we make our doubts remove, These gloomy doubts that rise, — And see the Canaan that we love...
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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and ...

Hymns, English - 1837 - 550 pages
...beyond the swelling flood, Stand dressed in living green : So, to the Jews, old Canaan stood, While Jordan rolled between. 4 But timorous mortals start...shivering on the brink, And fear to launch away. 5 O, could we make our doubts remove, — Those gloomy doubts that rise, And see the Canaan that we love...
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Christian Psalmody: Comprising a Version of All the Psalms, and a Selection ...

Bible - 1837 - 456 pages
...withering flowers ; Death, like a narrow sea, divides This heav'nly laud from ours. 3. But tim'rous mortals start and shrink To cross this narrow sea...linger, shivering on the brink, And fear to launch away. 4. Oh ! could we feel our doubts remove, Those gloomy doubts that rise ; And see the Canaan that we...
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Hymns for the Hospital Chapel, Worcester: Selected from the Books in Common ...

Hymns, English - 1837 - 90 pages
...green : So to the Jews fair Canaan stood, While Jordan rolled between. CHRIST AND CHRISTIANITY. 88 4 But timorous mortals start and shrink, To cross this narrow sea ; And linger, trembling, on the brink, And fear to launch away. 5 Oh, could we make our doubts remove, Those gloomy...
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Lives of Sacred Poets, Volume 2

Robert Aris Willmott - Poets, English - 1838 - 400 pages
...flood, Stand dressed in living green; So to the Jews old Canaan stood, While Jordan rolled between. But timorous mortals start and shrink To cross this...linger, shivering on the brink, And fear to launch away. Oh ! could we make our doubts remove, These gloomy doubts which rise, And see the Canaan that we love,...
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On affliction and desertion, from Sibbs [and others] revised by J. East

Affliction - 1838 - 392 pages
...abides, And never-withering flowers : Death, like a narrow sea, divides This heavenly land from ours. But timorous mortals start and shrink To cross this...linger, shivering on the brink, And fear to launch away. O ! could we make our doubts remove, Those gloomy doubts that rise, And see the Canaan, that we love...
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The Universalist Manual: Or Book of Prayers and Other Religious Exercises ...

Menzies Rayner - Hymns, English - 1839 - 476 pages
...fields, beyond the swelling flood, Stand dressed in living green ; So to the Jews old Canaan stood, While Jordan rolled between. 4 But timorous mortals start...shivering, on the brink, And fear to launch away. 5 O could we make our doubts remove — Those gloomy doubts that rise — And see the Canaan that we...
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The New Hymn Book: Designed for Universalist Societies

Sebastian Streeter, Russell Streeter - Hymns, English - 1839 - 428 pages
...fields, beyond the swelling flood, Stand dressed in living green ; So to the Jews old Canaan stood, While Jordan rolled between. 4 But timorous mortals start,...narrow sea, And linger, shivering, on the brink, And tear to launch away. 5 O could we make our doubts remove, — Those gloomy doubts that rise, — And...
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The New Hymn Book: Designed for Universalist Societies

Sebastian Streeter, Russell Streeter - Hymns, English - 1839 - 438 pages
...the Jews old Canaan stood, While Jordan rolled between. 4 But timorous mortals start, and stirink, To cross this narrow sea, And linger, shivering, on the brink, And fear to launch away. 5 O could we make our doubts remove, — Those gloomy doubts that rise, — And see the Canaan, that...
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A selection of Psalms and hymns, chiefly adapted for public worship [ed. by ...

Edward Davies (of Kingswinford) - 1839 - 296 pages
...flood, Stand dress'd in living green ; So to the Jews old Canaan stood, While Jordan roll'd between. But timorous mortals start and shrink To cross this narrow sea ; And linger trembling on the brink, And tear to launch away. O ! could we make our doubts remove ; Those gloomy...
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