« AnteriorContinuar »
3 Help us to build each other up,
Increase our faith, confirm our hope,
4. Up into thee, our living Head,
Till thou hast made us free indeed,
5 Then, when the mighty work is wrought,
short. 255. WESLEY.
O LET us still proceed
2 O let our heart and mind
That haven of repose to find,
3 O happy, happy place,
4 The church of the first-born,
And crown'd with endless joy, return
CoMMON. 256. WESLEY.
Help us to train in all thy ways
Our rising progeny.
The wisdom from above ;
And pure ingenuous love.
3 To watch their will, to sense inclined,
And gently bend their tender mind,
LoNg. 257. WESLEY.
AUTHQR of faith, we seek thy face,
2 Thou seest their wants, thou know'st their names, Be mindful of thy youngest care; Be tender of thy new-born lambs, And gently in thy bosom bear !
3 In safety lead thy little flock,
And set their feet upon the rock,
EIGHTS AND SEvens. 258. NEWTON.
MAY the grace of Christ our Saviour,
2 Thus may we abide in union
And possess, in sweet communion,
EIGHTS AND SEVENs. 259.
ORD, dismiss us with thy blessing, Fill our hearts with joy and peace; Let us each, thy love possessing, Triumph in redeeming grace.
2 Thanks we give, and adoration,
May the fruits of thy salvation
SEVENs. 260. Montgomery.
GLQRY to the Father give,
Children's prayers he deigns to hear,
Children's songs delight his ear.
2 Glory to the Son we bring,
3 Glory to the Holy Ghost;
4 Glory in the highest be
GOP our Father, great Creator
2 Gracious Jesus, mighty Saviour ! Hear our lispings to thy praise; Thou didst bless such little children, And invite them near thy face. Son of David : Loud hosannas to thy name. 3 Holy Spirit take thy dwelling . In these sinful hearts of ours; Purify us by thy graces, Sanctify our inmost powers. Source of comfort : Lighten our benighted minds. 4 Show us all thy great salvation, Lead us in the way of truth; Keep us safe from all temptation, Be the Guardian of our youth. O protect us Through this wilderness of wo:
LoNG. 262. WATTs. To 'God the Father, God the Son, And God the Spirit, three in one; Be honour, praise, and glory given, By all on earth, and all in heaven.