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3 Pleasures unfully'd Aourish there,

Beyond the reach of time ;
Noc blooming Eden fmild fo fair

In all her dow'ry prime.
4 Sorrow and pain, and ev'ry care

And difcord their shall cease;
And perfect joy and love sincere

Adorn the realms of peace. .
5 The foul, from fin for ever free,

Shall mourn its pow'r no more ;
But eloth'd in fpotlefs purity,

Redeeming love adore. 6 There shall the followers of the Lamb

Join in imınortal songs,
And endlefs honours to his name

Employ their tuneful tongues. 7 LORD, tune our hearts to praise & love

Our feeble notes inspire;
Till in thy blissful courts above

We join th' angelic choir.

HYMN 361.

THE HAPPINESS OF BEING WITH CHRIST.

: WHILE on the verge of life I stand,

And view the scene on either hand, My fpirit ftruggles with my clay, And longs to wing its fight away.

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2 Where Jesus dwells my soul wou'd be;

And faints my much-lov'd LORD to see;
Earth, twine no more about my hearts

Eor 'tis far better to depart.
3 Come, ye angelic envoys, come,

And lead the willing pilgrim home ;:
Ye know the way to Jesu's throne,

Source of my joys, and of your own.. 4 That blissful interview, how fweet !

To fall transported at his feet !
Rais'd in his arms, to view his face,

Thro' the full beamings of his grace! 5 As with a Seraph's voice to sing !

To Ay as on a Cherub's wing !
Performing with unweary'd hands

The present Saviour's high commands 6. Yet with these prospects. full in sight,

We'll wait thy. lignal for the fight;
For while thy service we pursue,
We find a heaven begun below..

HYMN 362

SALVATION. APPROACHING. Rom. xiii 116

WAKE,.ye faints, and lift your eyes,

And raise your voices high, Awake, and praise that lov’reign love

That thews falvation nighi

2 On all the wings of time it fies;

Each moment brings it near ;
Then welcome each declining day,

And each revolving year. 3 Not many years their round shall run,

Nor many mornings rise,
Ere all its glories stand reveald

To our admiring eyes. 4 Ye wheels of nature, speed your course;

Ye mortal powers, decay;
Fast as ye bring the night of death,

Ye bring eternal day.

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HYMN 363

THE PROSPECT OF HEAVEN MAKES

DEATH EASY.

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Here is a land of pure delight,

Where faints immortal reign;
Infinite day excludes the night,

And pleasures banish pain.
2 There everlasting spring abides,

And never-fading flowers.;
Death, like a narrow fea, divides

This heavenly land from ours. 3. Sweet fields. beyond the swelling food

Stand dress'd in living green;
So to the Jews old. Canaan stood,

While Jordan roll'd between.

4 But fearful mortals start and shrink

To cross this narrow fea;
And linger, shiv'ring on the brink,

And fear to lanch away. 5 O! cou'd we make our doubts remove,

Those gloomy doubts that rise,
And see the Canaan that we love

With unbeclouded eyes !
Ó Cou'd we but climb where Moses stood,

And view the landskip o'er,
Not Jordan's streams, nor death's cold.

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Shou'd fright us from the shore.

HYMN 364 .
THE PASSING BEL L.

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Speaks the departure of a foul,
Let each one ask himfelf, Am I

Prepar'd, should I be call'd to die? 2 Only this frail and Meeting breath

Preserves me from the jaws of death;
Soon as it fails, at once I'm gone, ;

And plung’d into a world unknown.
3 Then leaving all I love below,
To God's tribunal I muft

go; Must hear the Judge pronounce my fate, And fix'my everlasting state.

4 But could I bear to hear him say,

“ DEPART, ACCursed, far away;
With devils in the lowest hell

Thou art for ever doom'd co dwell." 5 LORD Jesus! help me now to flee,

And feek my hope alone in thee;
Apply thy blood, thy Spirit give,

Subdue my fins, and in me live.
6 Then when the folemn bell I hear,

If fav'd from guilt, I need not fear :
Nor would the thought distressing be,

Perhaps it next may toll for me. 7

Rather my spirit would rejoice,
And wait impatient for thy voice;
Glad when it bids me earth resign,
Secure of heaven, if thou art mine.

HYMN 365.
BEFORE SERMON.

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Es it not grief and wonder move

To think of Israel's dreadful fall, Who needed miracles to prove

Whether tħe LORD were God, of Baal ! 2 Methinks I see Elijah stand,

His features glow with love and zeal;
In faith and prayer he lifts his hand,
And makes to heav'n his great appeak.

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