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Such are the hymns which Thee delight,
The deeds that with the voice unite;
Thus to our prayers Thine ears incline,
Such bend the Majesty Divine.

Glory to GoD, both One and Three,
To GoD Triune all glory be,
Whose Word all things to being brought,
Whose Word sustains all He hath wrought.

“We do not cease to pray for you, and to desire that ye might be filled with the knowledge of His will in all wisdom and spiritual understanding; that ye might walk worthy of the LoRD, unto all pleasing, being fruitful in every good work, and increasing in the knowledge of God, strengthened with all might according to His glorious power.”

126. MAKER of all things, aid our hands,
In all our works be near,
That our chaste lives may worthier prove
The Name of CHRIST to bear.

Thou, only mighty, only good,
Art to Thyself the way,

Thou only, Who hast given the law,
Canst give us to obey.

Perils environ all the road;
Our slippery feet control, --

That so our steps more steadfastly
May press on to the goal.

O happy goal, where true repose,
And peace awaits for ever,
And Thou to Thine dost give to drink
Of joy, as from a river.

For Thee, good LoRD, the heart doth pant,
For Thee the spirit sighs,

Grant unto those Thy grace hath saved
To win the eternal prize.

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* In the evening, and morning, and at noonday will I pray, and that instantly; and He shall hear my voice.” 127. THE fiery sun is gone; O, never-waning light, All-Holy Three, Thrice Blessed One, Shed forth Thy Presence bright.

To Thee our lauds at morn,
Our vespers rise at even,

O, grant us, hence by Angels borne,
To join their chant in heaven.

To the Great FATHER, SoN,
And Holy SPIRIT Blest,

As in old time, while ages run,
All glory be addrest.

“Our Saviour Jesus Christ gave Himself for us, that He might redeem us from all iniquity, and purify unto Himself a peculiar people, zealous of good works.” 128. GREAT Mover of all hearts, Whose hand Doth all the secret springs command Of human thought and will: Thou, since the world was made dost bless Thy Saints with fruits of holiness, Their order to fulfil.

Faith, hope, and love, here weave one chain,
But love alone shall then remain
When this short day is gone:
O love, O truth, O endless light!
When shall we see Thy Sabbath bright
With all our labours done P

We sow in dangers here and tears;
There the glad hand the harvest bears,
Which here in grief was sown.
Great GoD Triune, the increase give
And these Thy gifts by which we live,
With heavenly glory crown |

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“GoD, Who commanded the light to shine out of darkness, hath shined in our hearts.” 129. THE star of morn to night succeeds, We, then, as humble suppliants pray, May God in all our words and deeds Reep us from harm throughout the day.

May He in love restrain us still
From tones of strife and words of ill;

And wrap around and close our eyes
To earth's absorbing vanities.

Be the heart's shrine all pure within,
Nor sinful folly e'er come near;

Let cup subdued and scanty food
The rebel soul and flesh outwear. -

So when the day has passed away,
And eve the stilly night shall bring,

From this world wean'd, from mischief screen'd,
We may God's endless glory sing.

To GoD the FATHER and the SoN,
His Well-beloved, glory be;

And glory to the Holy GHosT,
Now, and throughout eternity.

“Early in the morning will I direct my prayer unto Thee, and will look up.” 13O. AWAKE, my soul, and with the sun, Thy daily stage of duty run; Shake off dull sloth, and joyful rise, To pay thy morning sacrifice.

Thy precious time, mis-spent, redeem,
Each present day thy last esteem;

Improve thy talent with due care,
For the great day thyself prepare.

In conversation be sincere,
Keep conscience as the noon-tide clear;
Think how all-seeing GoD thy ways
And all thy secret thoughts surveys.

By influence of the light divine,
Let thine own light to others shine;
Reflect all Heaven's propitious rays
In ardent love and cheerful praise.

Wake, and lift up thyself, my heart,
And with the angels bear thy part,
Who all night long unwearied sing
High praise to the Eternal King.

I wake, I wake, ye Heavenly choir,

May }. devotion me inspire,
That I like you, my age may spend,
Like you may on my GoD attend.
Praise GoD, from Whom all blessings flow:
Praise Him, all creatures here below;
Praise Him above, ye Heavenly host;
Praise FATHER, SoN, and Holy GHOST.

“He that loveth not, knoweth not God ; for God is love.”

131. O SPIRIT, Fount of holy love,
Of grace the Source Divine!
Pour down Thy radiance from above,
And in our spirits shine.

Thou in the bond of love dost bind,
The FATHER and the SoN ;

Let mutual love inspire our mind,
That we may all be one.

To FATHER, SoN, and Holy GHOST,
The GoD Whom we adore,
Be glory as it was, and is,
And shall be evermore.
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“He that followeth Me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life.” 132. Now the sun on high is gleaming, Now his brightest rays are streaming; O CHRIST, true Sun, new risen, bright ! The world illume with floods of light.

Cause that the light of truth may shine
Pure in our bosom's inmost shrine ;
Grant that our love may ever grow,
And still with mid-day splendour glow.

Now to the FATHER and the SoN,
Be glory while the ages run;
The same, O Holy GHOST, to Thee,
Through ages of eternity.

“The Lord prepared His throne in the heavens, and His kingdom ruleth over all.” 133. LORD of eternal truth and . Ruler of Nature's changing scheme ! Who dost bring forth the morning light, And temper noon's effulgent beam;

Quench Thou in us the flames of strife,
And bid the heat of passion cease;

From perils guard our feeble life,
Our souls preserve in perfect peace.

FATHER of mercies, hear our cry;
Hear us, O Sole-begotten SON |

Who, with the Holy GHOST most high,
Reignest while endless ages run.

E V E N IN G. “Look unto Me and be ye saved, all the ends of the earth.” 134. Now the day's declining wheel Doth to night's dim cavern roll; Thus hours, days, and seasons steal,— Life is hurrying to the goal.

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