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2 If noisy war or strife abound,
We grieve the peaceful dove, His gracious influence is found
In paths of truth and love.
Or disregard his laws,
Th' heavenly guest withdraws. 4 To sin, O leave us not a prey,
Nor yet to Satan's hand:
T' our Emmanuel's land.
108 S. M. The witness of the Spirit.
Reveal the things of God,
Apply his precious blood. 2 His merits glorify
That each may clearly see Jesus, who did for sinners die,
Hath surely died for me.
3 No man can truly say,
That Jesus is the Lord
And breathe the living word: 4 Then, only then, we feel
Our interest in his blood,
“Thou art my Lord my God!"
109 8. 6. 8. The Day of Pentecost.
ET songs of praises fill the sky!
Christ, our ascended Lord,
According to his word:
The coming of the Holy Ghost?
New life creates within ;
Of trespasses and sin:
3 The things of Christ the Spirit takes,
And shows them unto men ;
God's image stamps again:
The coming of the Holy Ghost! 4 Come Holy Spirit, from above,
With thy celestial fire;
Our hearts and tongues inspire:
S. M. The Descent of the Spirit.
In this accepted hour,
Descend in all thy pow'r: 2 We meet with one accord
In our appointed place,
3 Like mighty rushing wind
Upon the waves beneath,
One soul, one feeling breathe: 4 The young, the old inspire
With wisdom from above :
Thronging round th'ETERNAL's throne;
Praise-eternal praise to thee! 2 Rest, ye worldly tumults, rest!
Here let all be peace and joy ;-
3 Heav'n directed spirit, rise
To the temple of the skies !
7's. The Trinity adored. ANON,
I HOLY, holy, holy, Lord !
With society complete.
Now to us obscurely known,