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82, 83. COMING OF CHRIST.
5 Now in the heaven above
S2. Coming of Christ. C. M.
2 On him the spirit, largely poured,
3 He comes from thickest films of vice
4 He comes the broken heart to bind,
And with the treasures of his grace
5 Our glad hosannas, Prince of Peace,
83. Song of the Herald Angels. 8's & 7's M. Greenville. Cawood.
1 HARK' what mean those holy voices,
BiRTH OF CHRIST. 84.
Lo! the angelic host rejoices;
2 Listen to the wond’rous story,
“Glory in the highest, glory!
Glory be to God most high!
3 “Peace on earth, good will from heaven,
4 “Christ is born, the great anointed ;
5 Let us learn the wond’rous story
84. Birth of Jesus. . C. M. Cambridge. Patrick. 1 While shepherds watched their flocks by night, All seated on the ground, The angel of the Lord came down, And glory shone around.
2 “Fear not,” said he, for mighty dread
3 “To you, in David's town, this day
85. COMING OF CHRIST.
4 “The heavenly babe you there shall find
5 Thus spake the seraph, and forthwith
6 “All glory be to God on high,
85. Coming of Christ. 7's & 6's M.
1 HAIL to the Lord's anointed
Great David's greater Son;
Hail, in the time appointed,
He comes to break oppression,
To take away transgression,
2 Before him, on the monntains,
3 O'er every foe victorious,
CHRISTMAS HYMN. 86.
• From age to age more glorious,
86. Christmas Hymn. C. M. Woodstock. Heher. 1 OH Saviour, whom this holy morn , Gave to our world below ; To mortal want and labor born, And more than mortal wo!
2 Incarnate Word by every grief,
3 If gaily clothed and proudly fed, n dangerous wealth we dwell, Remind us of thy manger bed, And lowly cottage cell!
4 If prest by poverty severe,
5 Through fickle fortune's various scene
87, 88. NOT ASHAMED OF JESUS.
87. Humility of Jesus. C. M. Dundee. 1 When Jesus left his Father's throne, He chose an humble birth; And all unhonored and unknown, He came to dwell on earth.
2 Like him may we be found below,
3 Sweet were his words, and kind his look,
4. Safe from the world's alluring charms,
88. Not ashamed of Jesus. L. M. Blendon. Gregg. 1 JESUs! and can it ever be That I should be ashamed of thee P Ashamed of thee, whom angels praise, Whose glories shine through endless days'
2 Ashamed of Jesus ! Sooner far
3 Ashamed of Jesus! that dear friend On whom my hopes of heaven depend?