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4 There I shall bathe my weary soul

In seas of heavenly rest,
And not a wave of trouble roll

Across my peaceful breast.
737 26th P. M. 76, 76, 76, 76.

No cause for fear.
COD is my strong salvation;
UWhat foe have I to lear!
In darkness and temptation,

My light, my help, is near :
Though hosts encamp around me,

Firin in the fight í stand;
What terror can confound me,

With God at my right hand!
2 Place on the Lord reliance;

My soul, with courage wait;
His Truth be thine attance,

When faint and desolate;
His might thy heart shall strengthen,

His love thy joy inerense :
Mercy thy dilys shall lengthen;

The Lord will give thee peace.
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Victory.
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THE good fight have fought,

O when shall I declare!
The vict'ry by my Saviour got,

I long with Paul to share.
20 may I trinmph so,

When all niy warfare 's past;
And, dying, find my latest foe

Under my feet at last!
3 This blessed worl be mine,

Just as the port is gain'd, .
Kept by the power of grace divine,

I have the faith maintain'd,

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4 The apostles of my Lord,

To whom it first was given,
They could not speak a greater word,

Nor all the saints in heaven.
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The universal victory of the cross.

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In glorious strength array'l;
His kingilom over all m:intains,

And binds the earth be glad :
Ye sons of men, rejoice

In Jesus' nighty" love;
Lift up your heari, lift up your voice,

To Him who rules above.
2 Extol his kingiy power;

Kiss the exaltet Sori,
Who died, and lives to die no more,

High on his Father's throne :
Our Advocate with God,

He undertakes our cause,
And spres.ds through all tho earth : Divat

The vict'ry of his cross.
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Victory is on the Lord's side.
RISE, ye saints, arise !
The foe before his banner flies,

And yictory is His.
2 We follow thee, our Guide,

Our Saviour, and our King;
We follow thee, through grace supplied

From heaven's eternal spring.
8 We soon shall see the day

When all our toils shall cease;
When we shall cast our arms away

And dwell in endless peace.

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4 This hope supports us here;

It makes our burdens light:
'Twill serve our drooping hearts to cheer,

Till faith shall end in sight:-
5 Till, of the prize possess'd,

We hear of war no more;
And ever with our Leader rest,

On yonder peaceful shore.

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22d P. M. 88, 88, 84.
Crowns cast at the feet of Jesus.
STARK
TARK! how the gospel trumpet sounds,

As through the world the echo bounds,
rroclaiming to a ruin'd race,
That through the riches of His grace,
Sinners may see the Saviour's face,

In endless day.
2 Hail, Jesus ! fall-victorious Lord !
Be thou by all mankind adored !
For ng didst thou the fight maintain,
And o'ur our foes the vict'ry gain,
That we, with thee, might ever reign,

In endless day.
3. And when, through grace, our course is run,
The battle fonght, the

vict'ry won,
Then crowns unfading we shall wear,
The glory of thy kingdom share,
With thee, our glorious leader, there,

In endless day.
Then, in thy presence, heavenly King,
In loftier strains thy praise we'll sing,
When with the blood-bought hosts we meet,
Triumphant there, in bliss complete,
And cast our crowns before thy feet,

In endless day.

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PATIENCE AND RESIGNATION.
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Tribulation to be expected.
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S strangers here below,

With various woes orpress'd,
We must throngh tribulation go

To our eternal rest.
2 Thus Christ, our glorious Head,

Ascended to his throne
Why should his servants fear to tread

The way their Lord has gone !
3 The path to glory lies

Through conflict and distress :
But joyful we at length shall rise,

The kingdom to possess.
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1st P. M. 6 lines 88. Christ our pattern and example.

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What hast thou suffer'd on the tree !
Why didst thou gronn thy mortal groan,

Obedient unto death for me!
The mystry of thy passion show,-
The end of all thy griefs below.
2 Pardon, and grace, and heaven to buy,

My bleeding sacrifice expired;
But didst thou not my pattern die,

That, by thy glorious Spirit fired,
Faithful to death I might endure,
And make the crown by suff'ring sure !
3 Thou didst the meek example leave,

That I might in thy footsteps trend;
Might like the Man of Sorrowa grieve,

And groan, and bow with thee my Hesd
Thy dying in my body bear,
And all thy state of suff'ring share.

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13th P. M. 10 10, 11 11.
The Lord will provide.

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Though friends should all fail, and foes all

unite,
Yet one thing secures us, whatever betide,
The promise ussures us,--The Lord will provide
2. The birds, without barn or storehouse, are fed;
From them let us learn to trust for our brend :
Ilis saints what is fitting shall ne'er be denied,
So long as 'tis written,-The Lord will provide.
3 When Satan appears to top up our path,
And tills us with fears, we triumph by faith;
He cannot tảke from us (though oft he has tried)
The heart-cheering promise - The Lord will pro

vide. 4 He tells us we're wenk,-our hope is in rain; The good that we seek we ne'er Shall obtain: But when such suggestions our graces have tried, This answers all questions, -The Lord will pro

vide,
5 No strength of our own, nor goodness we claim
Our trust is all thrown on Jesus's Name;
In this our strong tower for sately we hide
The Lord is our power,-The Lord will provido.
6. When life sinks apace, and death is in view,
The word of his grace shall comfort us through:
Not fearing or doubting, with Christ on our side,
We hope to die shouting, -The Lord will provide
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Light shining out of darkness,
GO
CON moves in a mysterious way,
He plants his footsteps in the sea,

And rides upon the storm,

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