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CLXIII. The Book of Nature
and Scripture. I DEHOLD the lofty sky,
D. Declares its maker God, And all his starry works on high,
Proclaim his pow'r abroad.
2 The darkness and the light,
Still keep their course the fame,. While night to day, and day to night, ..
Divinely teach his name.
3 In ev'ry diff'rent land,
Their gen’ral voice is known ::
And orders of his throne.
4. Tho' I walk thro' the gloomy vale,
Where death and all it's terrors are ;
4 I love thy habitation Lord,
The temple where thy honours dwell, There shall I hear thy holy word,
And there thy works of wonders tell.
CLXVI. The Church is our De
light and Safety.
- 5 Now shall my head be lifted high
Above my foes around; And songs of joy and victory 3
Within thy temple found.
CLXVII. Free Pardon and sincere
IL APPY the man to whom his God,
I No more imputes his fin, .. But wash'd in the Redeemer's blood,
Hath made his garments clean!'..
3 His fpirit hates deceit and Iyes,
His words are full fincere :
To keep his conscience clear.