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Let the incence of our hearts be
Bless, O bless him,
And the Father's boundless love, With the Holy Spirit's favour,
Rest upon us from above. Thus may we abide in union
With each other, and the Lord; And possess in sweet communion,
Joys which earth can ne'er afford. 265 Warnwaarna
Aaron. O THAT all may seek and find, Every good in Jesus joined ; Him let Israel still adore, Trust him, praise him, evermore. 266 wwwwwwaran
Sent, inr mercy, from above?
Listen to it,
News from Zion's King proclaim,
To each rebel sinner, pardon,
How important !
Who received the joyful word ?
Can you slight it, Offer'd to you by the Lord ? O ye angel's, hov'ring round us,
Waiting spirits, speed your way; Hasten to the court of heaven, Tidings bear without delay;
To make it spring and grow :
If religion be our choice,
Lasting as eternity. 269
Grant us, Lord, before we go;
Life and peace on all bestow :
o direct us,
And protect us !
Lock. THIS God is the God we adore,
Our constant unchangeable friend, Whose love is as large as his power,
And knows neither measure nor end. 'Tis Jesus, the first and the last,
Whose Spirit shall guide us safe homé ;/ We'll praise him for all that is past,
And trust him for all that's to come. 271
wananninin Ebenezer New.
HRIST and his cross is all our theme;
Are scandal in the Jews esteem,
And folly to the Greek.
With joy receive the word ;
Sbine in their dying Lord.
Restores their fainting breath; But unbelief perverts the same
To guilt, despair, and death. 'Till God diffuse his graces down,
Like showers of heavenly rain, In vain Apollos sows the ground,
And Paul may plant in vain. 272 warnananda
Hanover. WHAT creatures beside are favour'd like us? Forgiven, supplied, and banqueted thus; By God, our good Father, who gave us his Son, And sent him to gather his children in one. Salvation's of God, the fruit of free grace, Upon us bestowed before the world was: God from everlasting be bless'd, and again, Bless'd to everlasting, Amen, and Amen. 273
Mariners. LORD, dismiss us with thy blessing,
Fill our hearts with joy and peace;
Let us all, thy love possessing,
O refresh us,
For the gospel'si joyful sound;
May thy, presence
Us from earth to call away,
May we, ready,
From thee are all our powers;
And pardon what is ours:
When thou and thine appear