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6 “Glory to God that reigns above,
7 Lord! and shall angels have their song,
8 Glory to God that reigns above,
HILE shepherds watch'd ther flocks
s "To you in David's town, this day,
4 “The heavenly babe you there shall find To human view display'd, All ineanly wrapp'd in swathing bands And in a manger laid.”
5 Thus spake the seraph, and forthwith
NCE more my soul the rising day
2 Night unto night his name repeats,
3 'Tis He supports my mortal frame;
r My tongue shall speak his praise; My sins might rouse his wrath to flame, But yet his wrath delays.
4 O God let all my hours be thine,
L*. thou wilt hear me when I Pray,
I am for ever thine,
o Nor would I dare to sin.
2 And while I rest my weary head,
"Tis sweet conversing on my bead
3 I pay this evening sacrifice;
Great God, my faith and hope relies
4 Thus, with my thoughts compts’d to peace, I'll give mine eyes to sleep; Thy hand in safety keeps my days, And will my slumbers keep.
HYMN 140.-L. M. SY. is the work, my God, my King, To praise thy name, give thanks & sing: To show thy love by morning light, And talk of all thy truth by might,
2 Sweet is the day of sacred rest,
3 When grace has purifi’d my heart,
W ELCOME sweet day of rest,
2 The King himself comes near,
8 One day in such a place
4 My willing soul would stay
To awful day will surely come,
Th' appointed hour makes haste, When I must stand before my judge And pass the solemn test.