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Be thou my pattern; make me bear
xcix. The Vanity of Creatures:
Or, no Reft on Earth.
With Aattring looks the tempts our hearts,
But leaves a iting behind. Ho n
2 With names of virtue the deceives,
The aged and the young :.... And while the headless wretch Believes, . She makes his fetters strong.
ongi; ), !!!!! 3 She pleads for all the joys fhe bringsinio
And gives a fair pretence ;
And, chains it down to fenfe.
Grew the forbidden food;
And tainted all her blood. '. :-
'Tis he alone can save ;
2- The works and wonders which they wrought, Confirm'd the messages they brought;
The prophet'sipencucereosa his breathing in
3 Great God! mine.eyes with pleafure look,
4 Let the false raptures of the mind, '
Be loft and vanish in the wind: an outis
CIII. Sinai and Sion. Heb. turiz?** xii. 18. &c. A .13
N O T to the terrors of the Lord,
The tempeft, fire, and moke, I Not to the thunder of that word,
Which God on Sinai fpoke.
2 But we are come to Sion's hill, The city of our God,
., IC!.1.1: Where milder words declare his will, 1 :
And spread his love abroad.