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GOD-OUR FATHER. 45, 46.

4 But O' when that last conflict's o'er,
And I am chained to flesh no more,
With what glad accents shall I rise
To join the music of the skies!

45. God—our Father. L. M. Wells. 1 GREAT God! and wilt thou condescend To me my Father and my Friend? I but a child, and thou so high, The Lord of earth, and air, and sky?

2 Art thou my Father? Canst thou bear,
To hear my poor, imperfect prayer?
Or stoop to listen to the praise
That such a little one can raise ?

3 Art thou my Father ?—Let me be
A meek, obedieut child to thee,
And try, in every deed and thought,
To serve and please thee as I ought.

4 Art thou my Father?—I’ll depend
Upon the care of such a friend,
And only wish to do and be,
Whatever seemeth good to thee.

5 Art thou my Father?—Then, at last,
When all my days on earth are past,
Send down, and take me, in thy love,
To be thy better child above.

46. God every where. C. M. Medfield.

1 ALMIGHTY God! thy gracious power
On every hand I see;

47. OMNIPRESENCE OF GOD.

O may the blessings of each hour
Lead all my thoughts to thee!

2 If, on the wings of morn, I speed
To earth's remotest bound,
Thy hand will there my footsteps lead,
Thy love my path surround.

3 Thy power is in the ocean deeps,
And reaches to the skies;

Thine eye of mercy never sleeps,
Thy goodness never dies.

4 From morn till noon, till latest eve,
The hand of God I see;
And all the blessings I receive,
Ceaseless proceed from thee.

5 In all the varying scenes of time
On thee my hopes depend;
Through every age, in every clime,
My Father and my Friend!

47. Omnipresence of God. L. M. - Duke Street. 1 AMoNg the deepest shades of night, Can there be one who sees my way? Yes, God is like the shining light, That turns the darkness into day.

2. When every eye around me sleeps,
May I not sin without control?
No ; for a constant watch he keeps
On every thought of every soul.

3 If I could find some cave unknown, Where human feet have never trod,

GoING TO CHURCH. 48, 49.

Yet there I could not be alone;
On every side, there would be God.

4 He smiles in heaven, he rules in hell;
He fills the air, the earth, the sea:
I must within his presence dwell,
I cannot from his presence flee.

48. Going to Church. T's M. Duke Street. t Montgomery. 1 To thy temple I repair; Lord, I love to worship there; While thy glorious praise is sung, Touch my lips, unloose my tongue.

2. While the prayers of saints ascend,
God of love, to mine attend ;
While I hearken to thy law,
Fill my soul with humble awe.

3 While thy ministers proclaim
Peace and pardon in thy name,
Through their voice, by faith may I
Hear thee speaking from on high.

4 From thy house when I return,
May my heart within me burn;
And at evening let me say,
“I have walked with God to-day.”

49. Thou, God, seest me. C. M. Dundee. Watts. 1 IN all my vast concerns with thee, In vain my soul would try To shun thy presence, Lord, or flee The notice of thine eye.

50, 51. THE LORD's PRAYER.

2 Thine all surrounding sight surveys
My rising and my rest,
My public walks, my private ways,
The secrets of my breast.

3 My thoughts lie open to the Lord,
Before they’re formed within;
And ere my lips pronounce the word,
He knows the sense I mean. -

4 Oh! wondrous knowledge, deep and high!
Where can a creature hide?
Within thy circling arms I lie,
Beset on every side. "

5 So let thy grace surround me still,
And like a bulwark prove,
To guard my soul from every ill,
Secured by sovereign love.

50. The Lord’s Prayer. 11’s M.

Hinton. 1 Our Father in heaven, we hallow thy name ! May thy kingdom holy on earth be the same ! O give to us daily our portion of bread; It is from thy bounty that all must be fed.

2 Forgive our transgressions, and teach us to know That humble compassion, that pardons each foe. Keep us from temptation, from weakness and sin, And thine be the glory forever-Amen.

51. The Lord's Prayer. L. M. Medway. 1 OUR Father, full of grace divine, To thy great name be praises paid;

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Thy kingdom come, thy glory shine,
And be thy will on earth obeyed.

2 Give us our bread from day to day,
And all our wants do thou supply;
With gospel truth feed us, we pray,
That we may never faint or die.

3 Extend thy grace, our hearts renew,

Our each offence in love forgive; Teach us divine forgiveness too, And let us free from evil live.

4 For thine’s the kingdom, and the power,
And all the glory waits thy name;
Let every land thy grace adore,
And sound a long and loud Amen.

52. Prayer. 7's & 6’s M.
Missionary Hymn.
1 Go, when the morning shineth,
Go, when the moon is bright,
Go, when the eve declineth, '
Go, in the hush of might;
Go, with pure mind and feeling,
Fling earthly thought away,
And in thy chamber kneeling,
Do thou in secret pray.

2 Remember all who love thee,

All who are loved by thee,

Pray too, for those who hate thee,
If any such there be:

Then for thyself, in meekness,
A blessing humbly claim,

And link with each petition
Thy great Redeemer's name.

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