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2 His precious blood was shed,
4 The Father gives the Son;
9th P. M. 87, 87, 87, 87. The heavenly banquet.
his banner o'er
Cheers our famish'd souls with food; He the banquet spreads before us, Of his mystic flesh and blood. Precious banquet; bread of heaven; Wine of gladness, flowing free; May we taste it, kindly given,
In remembrance, Lord, of thee. 2 In thy holy incarnation,
When the angels sang thy birth; In thy fasting and temptation;
In thy labours on the earth; In thy trial and rejection;
In thy suff'rings on the tree; In thy glorious resurrection; May we, Lord, remember thee. 282
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SIONS of God, triumphant rise;
Shout the' accomplish'd sacrifice; Shout your sins in Christ forgiven,Sons of God, and heirs of heaven.
2 Love's mysterious work is done;
3 Him by faith we taste below,
12th P. M. 76, 76, 78, 76. For a parting blessing.
AMB of God, whose dying love
2 By thine agonizing pain,
3 Let thy blood, by faith applied,
And all our sickness heal:
Let all our griefs and troubles cease; O remember Calvary,
And bid us go in peace!
OF THE GOSPEL.
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The fountain of living waters.
To drink of his pleasures unknown:
That flow from his heavenly throne. 2 As soon as in him we believe,
By faith of his Spirit we take: And, freely forgiven, receive
The mercy for Jesus's sake! We gain a pure drop of his love; The life of eternity know; Angelical happiness prove,
And witness a heaven below.
All-sufficiency of the gospel.
THE gospel! O, what endless charms
Dwell blissful sound;
Its influence every fear disarms,
2 Here pardon, life, and joy divine, In rich effusion flow,
For guilty rebels, lost in sin,
3 The' almighty Former of the skies
4 How rich the depths of love divine!
5 On thee alone my hope relies;
Our debt paid upon the cross.
HAT majesty grace
W Through all the gospel shine!
"Tis God that speaks, and we confess The doctrine most divine.
2 Down from his throne on high,
3 The debt that sinners owed,
4 There our High Priest appears,
The divine Teacher.
HOW sweetly flow'd the gospel's sound grace, While list'ning thousands gather'd round, And joy and rev'rence fill'd the place.
2 From heaven he came, of heaven he spoke,
3 Come, wand'rers, to my Father's home;
4 Decay, then, tenements of dust!
YRACE! 'tis a charming sound,
2 Grace first contrived a way
And all the steps that grace display,
3 Grace taught my roving feet
4 Grace all the work shall crown,
The wonders of redemption.
How great the wisdom, power, and grace, redemption
The heavenly host with joy confess