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T. 132.

From day to day, O Lord, do we 6 Yea, when all creatures here deny Highly exalt and honor tbee :

Their help and consolation, Thy name we worship and adore, Our great Creator then is nigh World without end, for evermore.

With succor and compassion, Vouchsafe, O Lord, we humbly pray, And sets the humble souls at rest, To keep us safe from sin this day. That live forsaken and opprest: O Lord, have mercy on us all;

Give to our God the glory! Have mercy on us, when we call.

7 As long as I have breath in me Thy mercy, Lord, to us dispensé, I will sound forth his praises; According to our confidence.

His precious, saving name shall be Lord, we have put our trust in thee, Exalted in all places; Confounded let us never be.

My heart, with all thy strength adore

Amen! The God of grace, the God of pow'r, 555.*

And give him all the glory!

8 Ye who profess his sacred name, ÁLL glory to the sov'reign Good, Give to our God the glory!

And Father of compassion ! Ye who his pow'r know and proTo God our help and sure abode ; claim, Whose gracious visitation

Give to our God the glory! Renews his blessings ev'ry day,

Rejoice from all vain idols freed, And taketh all our griefs away: The Lord is God, he's God indeed, Give to our God the glory!

Give to our God the glory; 2 The heav'nly hosts with aweshow forth 19 Now then before his face appear, The praise of their Creator;

With praises and thanksgiving, All creatures, both in heav'n and earth, With awe his holy name revere,Whate'er exists in nature,

And join with all the living, Speak their divine Original,

T' extol the wonders he hath wrought, Impress'd most wisely on them all:

His mighty deeds, surpassing thought, Ġive to our God the glory!

Give to our God the glory! 3 What is created by our God Enjoys his preservation;

556.* T. 14. He doth extend o'er all abroad

His father-like compassion; I'LL praise thee with my heart and Throughout the kingdom of his grace

tongue, Prevail his truth and righteousness:

O Lord, my soul's delight, Give to our God the glory!

Declaring to the world in song 4. In my distress I rais'd with faith

Thy glory, praise and might, To God my supplication;

2 Thou art th' eternal Source of grace, My Saviour rescu'd me from death, And gave me consolation ;

The Source of lasting bliss; This makes my heart with thankfulness. From thee unto the human race Rejoice before the God of grace:

Flows ev'ry happiness. Give to our God the glory!

3 What are we? what do we possess, 5 The Lord hath ever to his flock

While here on earth below, Kept without separation;

Which thy great love and tenderness He doth abide our Shield and Rock,

Doth not on us bestow ? Our peace and our salvation ; 4 Who spreads the lofty firmament, He leads us with a mother's care, And starry skies around ? Protects from danger, guards from fear: Who makes the dew and rain descend

Give to our God the glory! To fructify the ground?

Ś Who doth preserve our life and Still his name by you be praised, health,

Who are seed to Abra'm raised, Our ease and safe abode ?

Spread his acts in ev'ry nation, Who doth secure our peace and wealth? Give him praises, give him thanks and Our ever gracious God.

adoration ! 6 On thee, almighty Lord of hosts, 2 Yea, with joy ourselves addressing Depends our life and all,

To our gracious, heav'nly Father, Thou keepest watch around our coasts, we'll proclaim

Protectest great and small. His great mercy without ceasing, 7 Thy chastisements are nought butlove; Join with angels to exalt his glorious When we our sins confess,

name; We thy forgiveness richly prove: They, adoring on their faces, 'Tis thy delight to bless.

With thrice Holy" sing his praises, 8 Thou count'st thy children's sighs We too will extol the name and tears,

Of our God, and of the Lamb;
And know'st well why they mourn, Be his glory ever sounded,
No tear too mean to thee appears

And his works which are unbounded! To put into thy urn.

We his ransom’d congregation 9 Thou, when we are oppress'd with Thank and praise him, for our blessed

destination. grief, Dost us with pity view,

3 To the throne go undismayed, Administ'ring thy kind relief,

Go with boldness, and approach the And lasting comfort too.

mercy-seat, 10 Why need we mourn, as in despair, Since from God in Christ displayed, And grieve both day and night?

Nought but goodness, grace and faOn him we'll cast our ev'ry care,

vor you can meet; Who gave us life and light.

Full of love, he longs to bless us, i1 Hath he not, from our earliest days, Yea, to give his flesh and blood

And is ready to embrace us;
Us nourish'd and maintain'd?
Safe guarded us in all our ways,

To us, as our highest good;

To his table we're invited, In dangers prov'd our Friend?

And thro'


with him united, 12 God never yet mistakes hath made

So that nought which may await us In his vast government;

Can from Jesus, and his love e'er sepaNo, what he doth permit or aid

rate us. Is blest in the event.

4. He hath now his Godhead's treasure 13 Then murmur not, but be resign'd

To the needy open'd, and hath stores To his most holy will; Peace, rest and comfort thou wilt find Therefore 'tis his sov’reign pleasure,

enough, My soul, in being still.

That no sinner, that not one should

stand aloof; T. 277


may take, as were he named, Now unite to render praises Grace for grace, nor stand ashamed,

ToJehovah, to our God, and magnify Hungry souls who bat believe, His great name in all your places, Of his fulness may receive;

Yehis people,ye whoare his property; And this fulness never ceaseth, For his goodness, love and favor Our enjoyment still increaseth; To his children last for ever ;

Hence we drink, in richest measure, He is full of truth and grace,

From life's fountain, draughts of inex, Pard'ning all our trespasses ;

hausted pleasure,


T. 195.

5 These our falt'ring lays, dear Sa- As a tender flower viour,

Opens and inclineth Which, tho' feeble, yet our grateful to the cheering sun which shineth: hearts express,

So may we-be from thee
Condescend t accept in favor, Rays of grace deriving,
Till in glory we shall see thee face And thereby be thriving.
to face;

5 Lord, come dwell within as,
Then for all thy works our praises While on earth we tarry ;
Shall resound in heav'nly places ; Make us thy blest sanctuary.
There we shall to thee our King Ovouchsafe thy presence,
Joyful hallelujahs sing:

Draw unto us nearer,
May from ev'ry thing in nature

And reveal thyself still clearer.
Praise be given to the Creator, Us direct, and protect';
And our lives and whole demeanor

Thus we in all places
To Jehovah, to our God give praise Shall show forth thy praises.
and honor.

559.* T. 341. 558.*

THOU, Jesus, art our King!

Thy ceaseless praise we sing: GOD reveals his presence!

Praise shall our glad tongues employ, Let us now adore him,

Praise o’erflow the grateful soul,
And with awe appear before him ; While we vital breath enjoy,
God is in his temple,

While eternal ages roll.
All in us keep silence,
And before him bow with rev'rence;

2 Thou 'art th' eternal Light, Him alone, God we own:

And shin'st in deepest night : He's our Lord and Saviour;

Wond'ring gaz'd th' angelic train, Praise his name for ever.

While thou bow'dst the heav'ns be..

neath, 2 God reveals his presence,

Taking thy abode with man,
Whom th' angelic legions

Man to save from endless death.
Serve with awe in heay'nly regions,
Haly, Holy, Holy !

3 Thou for our griefs didst mourn,

Thou hast our sickness borne:
Sing the hosts of heaven;
Praise to God be ever given !

All our sins on thee were laid;

Thou with unexampled grace
Condescend-to attend
Graciously, O Jesus !

All the mighty debt hast paid,
To our songs and praises.

Due from Adam's helpless race. 3 Q majestic Being !

4. Thou hast o'erthrown the foe; Were but soul and body

God's kingdom fix'd below: Thee to serve at all times ready, Conqu’ror of all adverse pow'r, Might we, like the angels

Thou heav'n'sgates hast open'dwide, Who behold thy glory,

Thou thine own dost lead secure, Deep abased sink before thee,

And to life eternal guide, And thro' grace,--be always,

5 Above the starry sky. In our whole demeanor,

Thou reign'st enthron'd on high ! To thy praise and honor.

Prostrate at thy feet we fall: 4. Granit ús resignation,

Pow'r supreme to thee is giv'n, Hearts before thee bowed,

As the righteous Judge of all, With thy peace divine endowed : Sons of earth and hosts of heav'ng

6 The mighty seraphs join, They join with us his goodness to reAnd in thy praise combine;

hearse, All their choirs thy glories sing, His glorious name be prais'd through

Who shall dare with thee to vie, out the universe!
Mighty Lord, eternal King,
Sov'reign both of earth and sky!

561.* T. 146.
7 The church thro' all her bounds
With thy high praise resounds:

Now let us praise the Lord The confessors fearless here

With body, soul and spirit, Boldly praise their heav'nly King; Who doth such wondrous things Children's feebler voices there

Beyond our sense and merit; To thy name hosannas sing.

Who from our mother's womb

And earliest infancy
8 'Midst danger's blackest frown, Hath done great things for us,
Thee hosts of martyrs own:

Praise him eternally!
Pain and shame alike they dare,
Firmly trusting in their God;

2 O gracious God, bestow Glorying thy cross to bear,

On us while here remaining, Sealing thus their faith with blood. An ever-cheerful mind, 9 Arise, exert thy pow'r

Thy peace be ever reigning : Thou glorious Conqueror !

Preserve us in true faith

And christian holiness :
Help us to obtain the prize,
Help us well to close our race;

That when we go from hence
That with thee, above the skies,

We may behold thy face. Endless joys we may possess.

562.* T. 101. THANKSGIVING, honor, praise ALMIGHTY Lord! :)

:: and might,

Eternal Word, Unto the slaughter'd Lamb be render a Creation's Head, Who brought us to his kingdom's light, By whom :ff: the worlds were made, And bought us from all tongues and Which in heav'n's, spacious sphere :/ kindred;

Appear; Before the world was form'd we were Who by thy blood ordain'd

Brought'st us to God: By him to happiness, and life which Thee we confess :||: hath no end.

The Lord our Righteousness. Ill:
2 To Him who ever doth abide, 2 Sure as thou liv'st, :(:
Be ceaseless songs of praise repeated, To all things giv'st
By Christendom, his chosen bride, Both life and pow'r,
And those in heav'nly mansions seated; Supporting :||: them each hour;
Th'angelic hosts exalt his saving name, Jehovah, great I AM, :||:
And we with all created beings do And Lamb:
the same.

So sure's thy blood

The highest Good 3 By all the saints around his throne,

Of sinners

poor, :l: And all th'angelic choirs in heaven,

Till death shall be no more. :/:
With shouts of glory to God's Son,
Our King and Shepherd, praise be

* Heb, i. %,


T, 206.

T. 9.



563. *

15 As ground, when parch'd with sum

• mer's heat, TILL permitted hence to go,

Gladly drinks in the welcome show'r, To behold my Saviour,

So may we listning at his feet, Whom ev'n here by faith I know, Receive his words, and feel his pow'r: There in


ever ;

May nothing in our hearts remain, 2 Till on joys I once shall feast

But this great truth, “ the Lamb was Without intermission,

slain!" Of which here a partial taste

T, 159 Is blest fruition :

ADORED be the Lamb of God, 3 Till that time, mine eyes I'll raise

That he upon

the cross Unto him in spirit;

To God, by his most precious blood,
And my feeble tangue shall praise Hath reconciled uş.
His atoning merit.

All praise be given to him, that we
Were born the day of grace to see,

When he his love to us reveald,
T. 9o.

And thus our pardon seal'd.
THE Lamb was slain! let us adore. 2 To be his priests and witnesses

Is now our happy lot,
With grateful hearts bis mercy own, To sing in songs of endless praise
May all within us evermore

To Jesus who us bought,
In silence at his feet fall down;

We now,

like Mary, wish to sit Serve without dread, with rev'rence

In spirit list'ning at his feet, love The Lord, whose boundless grace we For Jesus' marriage-least.

Waiting with lamps prepar'd and drest prove.

3. Meanwhile his promises we trust, , 2 The Lamb was slain! both day and And join our grateful lays,

In concert with the ransom'd host, Th* angelic choirs his praises sing To sing redeeming grace. To hin enthron'd above all height, While they who round his throneappear Heav'n's liosts celestial anthems The wonders of his love declare, bring;

And sing, “The Lamb for us was slain"; While here poor șinners join the song, Our hearts reply, Amen! And praise him with a stamm'ring

566. tongue.

T. 132.

SING praises unto God on high 3 Gladly our own poor works we leave, For him despise, wealth, pleasure, sing praises to the Lord, so nigh

To him who us created ;

To sinful man related.
To him our souls and bodies give,
His death doth our affections claim:Jesus Jehovah is our King,

Rejoicing Hallelujah sing,
Henceforth we own him as our Lord,

And gracious Meditator. His name be by us all ador'd.

2 He calls us brethren, not asham'd 4 Thro' him alone we live, for hie To bear our human nature !

Hath drowned our transgressions all Yea, heirs of life we now are nam'd, In love's unfathomable sea;

Joint heirs with our Creator! Fall prostrate, lost in wonder fall, He ever lives our cause to plead, Ye sinners, for the Lamb was slain, Grants help in ev'ry time of need, Who dy'd that we might life regain. Praise to his name for ever!


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