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Shall falling rocks be o'er them thrown ? i sa See rocks, like snow, dissolving down, 3 In vain for mercy now they cry; AT
In lakes of liquid fire they lie; TET T
For ever=0, for ever, losť! aulsta AT 4 But saints, undaunted and serene, baA
Your eyes shall view the dreadful scene
And earth and skies dissolve in fire. lofti 5 Jesus! the helpless creature's friend, bra To thee my all I dare commend !
& Thou canst preserve my feeble soul, When lightnings blaze from pole to pole. And KL RTS PRESIDENT DAVIES, 570 (20 P.) Li M. Paul's 246. Horsley 205.
The Second Appearance of Christ, 2 Pet. iii. 11, 12, M Y waken'd soul, extend thy wings is
Beyond the verge of mortal things; See this vain world in smoke decay, 10.10
And rocks and mountains melt away. M 2 Behold the fiery deluge roll SHE TOUT
Thro’ heaven's wide arch from pole to pole;
Pale sun, no more thy lustre boast : Si nTremble and fall, ye starry host, a adnoe Isailor 3 This wreck of nature all around MA
The angels' shout, the trumpet's sound,...
And echo his tremendous name. ib-16 il 4 Children of Adam, all appear aort but s
With rev’rence round his awful barsda
To endless BLISS, or endless wor! 1891qa 5 LORD! to my eyes this scene display &
Frequent thro' each returning days OT
571 L. M. Paul's 246. Angel's Hymn 60.
Luther's 301. *
Methinks I hear the trumpet sound,
And wakes the prisoners under ground.
Aw'd by the Judge's high command; ,
And round the dread tribunal stand.
Big with th' important fates of men'; ;
Each deed and word now public made,'
The joyous or the dread reward : ... .
No pleas the judge will here regard...
And triumph in redeeming love. i tin 572 S. M, Whitefield 168. Aynhoe 108. The final Sentence and Misery of the Wicked, Matt. xxv. 41 1 AND will the Judge descend? . ;
A And must the dead arise ? ..... "
His all-discerning eyes?ts in 2 And from his righteous lipsi ti i
Shall this dread sentence sound; In
Spread black despair around ? *; ." 3 Depart from me, accurs’d, der
To evertasting flame, I will
4 How will my heart endure son los
The terrors of that day ; ...,
Astonish'd shrink away?
The mansions of the dead';.. a
• What joyful tidings spread ! 2, I 6 Ye sinners, seek his grace,
Whose wrath ye cannot bear:
And find salvation there. 10 .....',,! 5.7 7 So shall that curse remove," "Ichka .
By which the Saviour bled sii,,*3!)
His blessing on your head. DR. DODDŘIDGE. 573 C. M. Canterbury 199, Windsor 247. The final Sentence and Happiness of the Righteous,
Matt. xxv. 34. ,
A While Jesus from his throne,... "
Makes his last sentence known. ... in
y His voice, with melody divine,
Thus calls his saints to Heaven .. 3 Bless'd of my Father, all draw near, 11. Receive the great reward; And rise, with raptures, to possess
- The Kingdom love prepard..! . Si 4 Ere earth's foundations first were laid, in
His sov’reign purpose wrought,
To which you now are brought: 1
Protected by my powrin”, sest 740
While sin and death, and pains and cares,
Shall ver your souls no more. "'.'.';! 6 Come, dear majestic Saviour ! come,
This jubilee proclaim!
Sọ great, so dear a name. DR. VODDRIDGE. 574 L. M. Portugal 97. Rippon'a 188.
Come, LORD JESUS!. ; I W HEN shall thy lovely face be seen?
! When shall our eyes bebold our God? What lengths of distance lie between,
And hills of guilt a heavy load!.
And slowly every minute wears : :
These tedious rounds of sluggish years. , 3 Ye heavenly gates, loose all your chains!
Let th? eternal pillars bow! . . . ?
And make the crystal mountains flow!". 4 Hark, how thy saints unite their cries,'.
And pray and wait the gen'ral doom!
Thou, THE DESIRE (OF NATIONS ! come! 5 Put thy bright robes of triumph on,"
And bless our eyes, and bless our ears, ..
in.DR. WATTS'S LYRICS. witamin
y . Lo, he cometh
Blow to raise the sleeping dead!
See their great exalted head! Hallelujah! :*?**?**? Welcome, welcome, Sop of Clod!.....
2 Now his merit, by the harpers,
Thro’ th'eternal deep resounds; in
Every eye shall see his wounds : i
Shall at his appearance wail. .?
Saints, behold the judge appear; }
Now the joyful sentence heard
Welcome, welcome, Judge divine! :
Enter into life and joy! IN
Endless praise be your employ! :
Jesus brings them to the King's
They eterpal anthems sing ; ; ibi isi
Halleluithe joylae so before appear;
576 8.7.4. Helmsley 223. Trevecca 37. cis Judgment, Rev. I. 7; vi, 14, 17; xxii, 17, 20, 1 T0! he comes, with clouds descending,
U Once for favour'd singers slain! !, Thousand, thousand saints attending
Swell the triumph of his train:
Jesus now shall ever reign. :
Rob'd in dreadful majesty: " ,