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That Thou bar'it our Guilt and Blame ;
O how sweet is then Thy Name ! 3 Self-Will, that most cruel Thing,
May we bring to Thee our King:
as we ;
On the Cross halt dy'd for them.
Be our Shepherd ev'ry Day,
To obey we may rejoice.
Thanks, that Thou hast brought us here:
W fel, acho bonce has feen Thy Hearts
No Pain with that can'equall'd be,
The Lofs as matchless as the Smart! Dear Brethren, well this Thing obferve, With Care your Hearts in Light preserve.
20! never curn from him
your Eyes, The Sinner's only Hope and Friend ; The Soul that from his Keeper flies,
Nóne other can from Harın defend : Ye happy Souls that Jesus know,
From Him ah! whither would you go? 3 Turn then, whoe'er is turn'd-aftray,
Turn to the Shepherd of the Sheep:
His Life shall you in Safety keep:
He will his Sheep with Joy receive. 4. It is not in Him to deftroy,
He came to fave the Souls of Men ; His Spirit is in full Employ
Therefore to bring them home again Hear, Soul, He calleth Thee by Name; Be not afraid He is a Lamb!
Blood of the Son of God! :
Thee hath so long with tood: Drink up my Nature's active Fire, Drown al
uselefs Serife ; And let my Heart for nothing thirt But Thee the Well of Life.
2 Here let me drink, for ever drink,
Nor ever once depart:
“ Fix at this Spring my Heart!"
I've turn'd away from Thee ;
Be quite giv’n up to Thee !
My higheft Pleasure be!
Would have me wholly Thine ;
Should be no longer mine!
Thou seeft me as I am!
T'hy Choice I will not blame.
The only Master Art,
And break so hard a Heart :
s Here I confess to all the World,
I ne'er should have lov'd Thee,
Shewn such a Love to me.
Always with Thee remain:
Inward Acquaintance gain.
But know Thee as Thou art;
And humbly bow both Heart and Knee
By Him we'll be for ever led. :)
IN DE X.
H! who is this appears to me
After the Labours of thy Life,
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Behold the loving Son of God
13 Behold the Saviour of Mankind, Beloved Saviour, Prince of Life,
15 Beloved Saviour, Sinners Friend
16 Blood of the venerable Lamb!
17 Brethren, what is your Desire ?
18 By our own Strength there's nothing done, 20 Christ crucify'd,
20 Come let us join our chearful Songs Could we Sinners fully tell,
22 Could but the World its With obtain, 23 Dear glorious King, thy Church’s Spouse, 24 Dear Jesus be near, Dear Lamb from everlasting fain,
26 Dear Lamb, in me fulfil