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VESTRY AND CONFERENCE
WILLIAM CROSBY, 118 WASHINGTON STREET.
NARVARD COLLEGE UHAS)
Gift PREFACE. Wm F Ebblerı,
of 업 Hect Soutiers
The Compiler has endeavored to adapt this little work to the peculiar wants of Vestry and Conference meetings. The tunes are favorites of the old and modern Schools. Nearly one hundred hymns are annexed, affording a greater variety of topics than is usually found in so few pages. An index of subjects may be found on the last page. With a hope that this compilation may prove an aid to the devout affections, it is commended to the kind consideration of the Christian Public.
Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1844, by
WILLIAM CROSBY, in the Clerk's office of the District Court for the District of Massachusetts.
PRINTED BY A. B. KIDDER, NO. 7 CORNHILL.
The Church. 2
1 Lo, God is here! him day and night, Zion, awake ! thy strength renew! United choirs of angels sing:
Put on thy robes of beauteous hue! To him, enthroned above all height, Church of our God, arise and shine, Heaven's host their noblest homage Bright with the beams of truth divine! bring 3
2 Being of beings! may our praise Soon shall thy radiance stream afar, Thy courts with grateful fragrance fill:
Wide as the heathen nations are: Still may we stand before thy face, Gentiles and kings thy light shall view;
Still hear and do thy sovereign will. All shall admire and love thee too.