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And bear's her Maker's praise on high
Upon her artless tongue.
To my Creator too;
And give him praises due.
And seize me from above !
A sacrifice of love.
The remnant of my days;
In sweet perfumes of praise.
Hymn 10. C. M. DEHOLD the SAVIOUR of mankind
Naild to the shameful tree How fast the love that him inclined
To bleed and die for thee! 2 Hark, how he groans ! while nature shakes,
And earth's strong pillars bend !
The solid marbles rend.
“ Receive my soul !” he cries : See where he bows his sacred head
He bows his head and dies!
4 But soon he'll break death's envious chain,
And in full glory shine:
Was ever love like thine !
Hymn 11. L. M.
I could for ever think and sing ;
Arise, ye guilty, he'll forgive.-
Ask, and he turns your hell to heaven;
JESUS! thy balm will make it whole.
He closed his eyes to show us God;
That none but God such love can show, 4 'Tis thee I love, for thee alone
I shed my tears and make my moan!
I meet the object of my love. 5 Insatiate to his spring I fly ;
I drink, and yet am ever dry :