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E let us ufe the grace divine,
In a perpetual cov❜nant join
2 Give up ourselves, thro' Jefu's pow'r, His name to glorify,
And promife in this facred hour
3 The cov'nant we this moment make
We never will throw off his fear,
5 Thee, Father, Son, and Holy Ghost,
Let all our hearts receive!
6 To each the cov'nant-blood apply,
ON ADMITTING A NEW MEMBER.
ROTHER in Chrift, and well-beiov'd, To Jetus and his fervants dear, Enter, and fhew thyfelf approv'd; Enter, and find that God is here.
2 'Scap'd from the world, redeem'd from fin, By fiends purfu'd, by men abhorr'd, Come in, poor fugitive, come in,
And share the portion of thy Lord. 3 Welcome from earth!-lo, the right-hand Of fellowship to thee we give! With open arms and hearts we stand, And thee in Jefu's name receive. 4 Say, is thy heart refolv'd as ours?
Then let it burn with facred love;
Are we not met in thy great name?
We wait to catch the fpreading flame, 6 Thou God, that answereft by fire,
The Spirit of burning now impart,
Rife from the altar of our heart. 7 Truly our fellowship below
With thee and with the Father is
And heaven's unutterable blifs.
8 In part we only know thee here,
ON VISITING A FRIEND.
EACE be on this houfe beflow'd,
Let the Spirit now come down;
Let the bleffing now take place: Son of Peace, receive thy crown, Fulness of the gospel-grace. 2 Chrift, my Master and my Lord, Let me thy forerunner be; O be mindful of thy word,
Vifit them, and vifit me!
Now let thy falvation come!
Till the promise is fulfill'd;
Pardon'd, fanctify'd, and feal'd!
Find the pearl that Adam loft, Temples of the living God,
Father, Son, and Holy Ghost!
BLEST be the dear uniting love
2 Join'd in one spirit to our Head,
may we ever walk in him,
4 Clofer and clofer let us cleave
6 But let us haften to the day
JESUS, accept the praise
That to thy name belongs;
· Subject of all our fongs : Through thee we now together came, And part exulting in thy name. 2 In flesh we part awhile, But ftill in fpirit join'd, T'embrace the happy toil
Thou haft to each affign'd: And while we do thy bleffed will, We bear our heav'n about us ftill.
3 O let us thus go on
In all thy pleasant ways,
When all our toils are o'er,
We shall with all our brethren rife, And grafp thee in the flaming skies. 5 O happy, happy day,
That calls thy exiles home! The heav'ns fhall pass away;
The earth receives its doom:
That fhall our fouls release,
Of him in fpotless peace;
STRIFE IN HEAVEN.
IN I Heaven's courts a question rofe, Which caus'd a ftrife that ne'er shall clofe; Which rank of all this ranfom'd race, Owes highest praife to fov'reign grace?
2 Infants here caught from womb and breast, Claim right to fing above the reft; As finding foon the happy fhore They never faw nor fought before. 3 Others, arriv'd at riper age,
Before they left the earthly stage,