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2 Ah, Lord ! with such a heart as mine,

Unless thou hold me fast,
I feel I must, I shall decline, .
; And prove like them at last.
3 Yet thou alone hast power, I know,

To save a wretch like me;
To whom, or whither could I go,

If I should turn from thee? 4 Beyond a doubt, I rest assur'd

Thou art the Christ of God; Who hast eternal life secur'd

By promise and by blood. 5 The help of men and angels join'd .

Could never reach my case; · Nor can I hope relief to find

But in thy boundless grace.
6 No voice but thine can give me rest,

And bid my fears depart;
No love but thine can make me bless'd,

And satisfy my heart.
7 What anguish has that question stirr'd

If I will also go? Yet, Lord, relying on thy word, · I humbly answer, No!


(2d P.) S.M. Broderip's 252. Whitefield 168.

Will ye also go away ? John vi. 67. 1 AND will ye go away

in From Christ, as some of old ? Who walk'd no more, the Scriptures say, s

With him and with his fold. 2 And will ye go away

From Christ, his house, his friends,
His table, his delightful day,

And bliss that never ends? 3 And will ye go away?

And whither will ye go ?

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Will you in sin and bondage stray

To everlasting woe?
4 And will ye go away,

And vile apostates be?
O rather with your Saviour stay,

And die on Calvary's tree?
5 And WILL ye go away ?

And can this be your choice ?
O how would this his friends dismay,

And make his foes rejoice!
6 Did not your heart once say,

Tho'others thee deny,
: Yea, should a world thy cause betray,

Yet never, Lord, will I?
7 [For pure are thy commands,

Thy words are all divine ;
Eternal joys are in thy hands,

And thou canst make them mine.]
8 To go away from thee!

What sin and folly worse?
Who from a smiling God would flee

To meet a frowning curse ?
9 Dear LORD, one bliss impart,

('Tis not for heav'n we pray,)
Butlet us not from thee depart,

NO, NEVER go away. 440 (1st P.) L. M. Paul's 246. Gould's 272. To whom shall we go but unto thee? or, Life and Safety i

in Christ alone, Jobn vi. 67-69. I THOU only sovereign of my heart,

1 My refuge, my almighty friend , And can my soul from thee depart,

On whom alone my hopes depend ?
2 Whither, ah ! whither shall I go,

A wretched wanderer from my LORD ?
Can this dark world of sin and woe
One glimpse of happiness afford ?



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3 Eternal life thy words impart,

On these my fainting spirit lives;
Here sweeter comforts cheer my heart

Than all the round of nature gives.
4 Let earth's alluring joys combine, :
While thou art near, in vain they call !
One smile, one blissful smile of thine,

My dearest Lord, outweighs them all. 5 Thy name my inmost powers adore,

Thou art my life, my joy, my care ;
Depart from thee !’tis death—'tis more,

'Tis endless ruin, deep despair !
6 Low at thy feet my soul would lie,

Here safety dwells, and peace divine ; ;. .
Still let me live beneath thine eye,

For life, eternal life, is thine.
440 • (20 P.) 8s. Limefield 94.

Christian Union.
1 RLESS'D union! in Eden ne'er found,

No, not in a Paradise lost!
It grows on Immanuel's ground, .

And Christ all his suff'rings it cost.
2 Why then so unwilling to part,

Since we shall ere long meet again ?
Engravid on his hands and his heart,

How can we at distance remain ?
3 With Jesus we ever shall reign,

Transported his glories shall see,
And sing, Hallelujah! Amen!

Amen! even so let it be ! 440 (3d P.) S. M. Ryland's 48. Finsbury 155.

For Fellowship Meetings.
INITING hearts and hands,

Let each provoke his friend
To run the way of God's commands,

And keep it to the end.

2 May we our course pursue
1 With vigour till we die,
Rejoicing in the pleasing view

Of fellowship on high.
3 It is a sweet employ

To join in worship here ;
But how divine will be the joy

To meet and worship there!.
440 (4th P.) S.M. Hopkins 157. Rutland 118.
I DEAR Saviour, with thy flock

May we in love abide,
Protected from the noon-day beams,

And resting near thy side.
2 How precious is thy föld

To all the saints below;
Beneath-thy tender watchful care,

They feed, and thrive, and grow.
3 Thy cause is dear to us;

Thy people are our choice;
With them afresh we take our lot,

And with them will rejoice.

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440 (5th P.) C.M. Hammond 226. Sprague 166.
Believers, in the Church below, holding Communion with

the Saints in Glory.
1 COME, let us join our friends above

V That have obtain'd the prize,
. And on the eagle wings of love

To joy celestial rise.
2 Let saints below in concert sing

With those to glory gone;
For all the servants of our King

In heaven and earth are one.
3 One family we dwell in him;

One church above, beneath ;
Though now divided by the stream-

The narrow stream of death,

4 One army of the living God,

To his command we bow;
Part of the höst have cross'd the flood,

And part is crossing now.
5 Ten thousand to their endless home

This solemn moment fly;
And we are to the margin come,

And soon expect to die !
6 But now by faith we join our hands isol

With those that went before,
And greet the blood-besprinkled band,

On the eternal shore. ''
7 But what a blessed hope is ours !

While here on earth we stay,
Do we not taste the heavenly powers,

And antedate that day?
8 Yet we would wait near Jordan's side.

Until the signal's given;
Then, Lord of Hosts, the waves divide,

And land us safe in heaven. 441 L. M. Green's Hundred 89. Mark's 65..

Prayer for the whole Church.
1 TN thee, thou all-sufficient God,

The springs of happiness arise,
That cheer this howling waste below,

And bless the mansions of the skies.
2 We, the productions of thy power, .

And pensioners upon thy love,

Look to thy throne with longing eyes, .
· And wait thy blessings from above.
3 Protect the young from every snare,

And let thy staff support the old ;
Relieve the poor, nor let the rich

Have all their heritage in gold.
4 Let joyful saints still taste thy grace,

Give to the mourners heavenly day,
Sustain the strong, and quick revive

The withering plants from their decay.

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