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OVE divine all love excelling,

Joy of hcaven to carth come down! Fix in us thy humble dwelling,

All thy faithful mercies crown : Jesus ! thou art all compaffion,

Pure unbounded love thou art, Visit us with thy falvation,

Enter every trembling heart,

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• Breathe! O breathc! thy loving spirit,

Into every troubled breast; Let us all in thee inheritun

Let us find thy promis'd reft:
Take away the pow'r of finning,

Alpha and Omega be;
End of faith, as its beginning,

Set our hearts at liberty.

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Come! Almighty to deliver,

Let us all thy life receive ; Suddenly return and never,

Never more thy temples leave! Thee we wou'd be always blessing,

Serve thee as thine hosts above; Pray and praise thee without ceasing,

Glory in thy precious love.

4. Finish then thy new creation,

Pure and spotless may we bo, Let us see thy great salvation,

Parfe&ly restor’d by thce !

Chang'd from glory into glory,

'Till in heav'n we take our place, 'Till we cast our crowns before thee,

Loft in wonder, love and praise.




E dies ! the friend of finners dies !

Lo! Salem's daughters weep around, A folemn darkness veils the skies !

A sudden trembling shakes the ground ! Come, Saints, and drop a tear or two,

For him who groan'd beneath your load ! He shed a thousand drops for you,

A thousand drops of richer blood.

Here's love and grief beyond degree

The Lord of glory dies for men! But lo! what sudden joys we fee,

Jesus, the dead, revives again! The rising God forsakes the tomb,

(The tomb in vain forbids his rise,) Angelic legions guard him home,

And thout him welcome to the kies !

3 Break of your tears, ye Saints, and tell

How high our great Deliver reigns, Sing how he spoil'd the hosts of hell,

And led the monster Death in chains, Say, live for ever wond'rous King

Born to redeem, and strong to save ! Then ask the monsterWhere's thy fting And where's thy victory, boasting grave ?


O! he comes with clouds descending,

Once for favour'd finners sain ;
Thousand, thousand Saints attending,
Swell the triumph of his train :

Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Amen! 2 Ev'ry eye shall now behold him,

Rob'd in dreadful majesty ;
Those who set at nought and sold him,
Pierc'd and nail'd him to the tree,

Deeply wailing,
Shall the true MESSIAH sec.

3 Ev'ry island, sea, and mountain,

Heav'n and earth shall fiee away ;
All who hate him, must confounded,
Hear the trump proclaim the day,

Come to judgment !
Come to judgment ! come away,

4 Now redemption, long expected, See in folemn pomp appear

r! All his Saints by man rejected, Now shall meet him in the air

Hallelujah !
See the day of God appear !
ş Answer thine own Bride and Spirit,

Haften, Lord, the gen'ral doom,
The new heav'n and earth t' inherit,
Take thy pining exhiles home,

All creation
Travails ! groans ! and bids the comc.

6 Yea, Amen! let all adore thee,

High on thine eternal throne !
Saviour, take the pow'r and glory,
Claim the kingdom for thine own:

O come quickly,
Hallelujah! come, Lord come,




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ARK! the herald angels fing,

Glory to the new-born Kingi
Peace on earth and mercy mild,
God and Sinners reconcil'd.
Joyful all ye nations rise,
Join the triumph of the skies,
With th' angelic hoft proclaim,
“ Christ is born in Bethlehem.'

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Chrift, by highest heav'n ador'd,
Christ, the everlasting Lord;
Late in time behold him come,
Offspring of a virgin's womb :
Veild in flesh the Godhead see,
Hail th' incarnate Deity!
Pleas'd as man, with men t' appear,
Jesus, our Immanuel here.

Chorus. Hark! the herald, &c.

3 Hail the heav'n-born Prince of peace,

Hail the Sun of righteoufnefs !
Light and life to .,all he bring,
Ris'n with healing in his wings :
Mild he lays his glory by,
Born that man no more may die;
Born to raise the fons of earth,
Born to give them fecond birth.

Chorus. Hark! the herald, &c.

Shout, ye nations of the earth,
Sing the triumphs of his birth ;
All the world by him is bleft ;
Sound his praise from east to west:
Jews and Gentiles jointly fing
Christ our common Lord and King,
Christ our life, our joy, our song,
To eternity prolong.

Chorus. Hark! the herald. &c.



ROM all that dwell below the skies,

Let the Creator's praise arife,
Let the Redeemer's name be sung,
Thro' ev'ry land by ev'ry tongue.

sa Eternal are thy mercies Lord,

Eternal truth attends thy word,
Thy praise shall found from shore to shore,
Till funs fall rise and fet no more.

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