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6. Happy He, whom Christ shall find,

Watching to fee Him come, Him the Judge of All Mankind

Shall bear triumphant home: Who can answer to His Word? Which of


dares meet His Day! Rise,, and come to Judgment"-LORD

We rife, and come away!



Ft Have we pass'd the Guilty Night

In Revellings and frantick Mirth,
The Creature was our sole Delight,

Our Happiness the Things of Earth;
But O! fuffice the Season past,
We chuse the Better Part at last.

2. We will not close our wakeful Eyes,

We will not let our Eyelids sleep,
But humbly lift them to the Skies,

And all a solemn Vigil keep:
So many Nights on Sin bestow'd,
Can we not watch One Hour for God?

3. We can, dear Jesu, for Thy fake,

Devote our Every Hour to Thee,
Speak but the Word, our Souls shall wake

And fing with chearful Melody,
Thy Praise shall our glad Tongues employ, i
And Every Heart shall dance for Joy.

4. Dear Object of our Faith, and Love,

We listen for Thy welcome Voice, Our Persons, and our Works approve

And bid us in Thy Strength rejoice, Now let us hear the Midnight Cry, And shout to find the Bridegroom nigh.

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Shoat in the midst of us, o King

Of Saints, and let our Joys abound,
Let us rejoice, give Thanks, and fing,

And triumph in Redemption found :
We ak in Faith for every Soul;
O let our glorious Joy be full.

6. O may we All triumphant rise,

With Joy upon our Heads return,
And far above these nether Skies

By Thee on Eagle's Wings upborn,
Thro' all yon radiant Circles move,
And gain the Highest Heaven of Love.

LORD, what is Man!

F Fountain of life, and Source of Power,

We tremble at Thy Glory's Height,

And loft in filent Praise adore.

2. Truly Thou art a Secret God,

That hid's Thee in the deepest Shade, Thy inaccessible Abode

Thou haft in Clouds and Darkness made.

3. Darkness and Clouds surround Thy Throne,

And veil the Brightness of Thy Face, Still we revere á God unknown,

A Bottomless Abyss of Grace. 4. Who, who can all Thy Counsel fee,

Thine Uttermost Perfection prove, Fathom the Depths of Deity,

The Mystery of Redeeming Love!

5. Yet haft Thou in the Gospel-Glass

The Beamings of Thy Glory shewa, Before us made Thy Goodness pass,

And strongly stamp'd it on Thy Son. 6. Thy Judgments all our Thoughts transcend,

Thy Love is written on our Hearts, Thy Love in part we comprehend, .

Love, only Love e know Thou art. 7. Angels, behold the Bleeding Lamb,

Your God for guilty Sinners slain, . Confess the Power of Jesu's Name, .

Angels, bow down, and worship Man.:.

8: See, where enthron'd in CHRIST we fit,

We who the Ransom'd Nature Thare ! Hell, Earth, and Heaven to Man submit,

To Me, for I in Christ am there!

9. Amazing Height of Jesu's Love !"

LORD, what is Man's distinguish'd Race, Exalted in Thy Flesh above

The Angels that behold Thy Face.

10. O when shall All Thy Members risa

To perfect Life in Thee reftord, Caught up to meet Thee in the Skies,

And be forever with the LORD.

11. Who now our scanty Offerings bring :

And praise Thee with a stammering Tongue, We foon triumphantly shall fing

The New, the Everlasting Song.. 12. Come, LORD, we groan to see Thy Day,

Come, Son of Man, with Glory crown'd! The Banner of Thy Cross display, Descend, and bid the Trumpet found!

I have a Baptism to be baptized with

all; and how am I straitned till it be accomplished. Luke. xii.

50. "

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Wherewith to be baptiz'd I have ; 'Tis all my longing Soul's Desire,

This, only This my Soul can save.

2. Straitned I am till this be done:

Kindle in me the Living Flame, Father, in me reveal Thy Son,

Baptize me into Jesu's Name.

3. Transform


Nature into Thine, Let all my Powers Thine Impress feel, Let all my Soul become Divine,

And stamp me with Thy Spirit's Seal. 4. Defer'd my Hope, and fick my Heart;

O when Mall I Thy Promise prove, Set to my Seal that true Thou art,

Thy Nature, and Thy Name is Love!

5. Love, mighty Love, my Heart oʻrepower ;

Ah! why doit Thou so long delay ? Cut short the Work, bring near the Hour,

And let me fee-Thy Perfect Day.

6. Behold for Thee I ever wait,

Now let in me Thy Image shine, Now the New Heavens and Earth create,

And plant with Righteousness Divine 7. If with the wretched Sons of Men,

It still be Thy Delight to live, Come, LORD, beget my Soul again,

Thyself, Thy Quick’ning Spirit give,

8. With me He dwells, and bids Thee come;

Answer thine own effectual Prayer, Enter my Heart, and fix Thy The

Thy Everlasting Presence there.

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Thy Succour afford, Thy Righteousness

bring; Thy Promises bind Thee Compassion to have, Now, now let me find Thee Almighty to save. z. Rejoicing in Hope, And patient in Grief, To Thee I look up For certain Relief, I fear no Denial, No Danger I fear, Nor start from the Tryal, While Jesus is near. 3. I every Hour In Jeopardy Atand ; But Thou art my Power, And holdest my Hand, While yet I am calling, Thy Succour I feel, It saves me from falling, Or plucks me from Hell. 4. O who can explain This Struggle for Life! This Travel and Pain, This Trembling and Strife! Plagne, Earthquake, and Famine, And Tumult

and War, The wonderful Coming Of Jesus declare. 5. For every Fight Is dreadful and loud, The Warriers Delight Is Slaughter and Blood, His Foes overturning, Till all fall expire ; But this is with Burning, And Fewel of Fire.

6. Yet God is above Men, Devils, and Sin,
My Jesus his Love, The Battle shall win,
So terribly Gorious His Coming shall be,
His Love all victorious Shall


for Me.

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