Imatges de pàgina


HAIL, hail, sweet cherub, charity,
Hail, hail, sweet cherub, charity,
Thou first of virtues, hail :
'Tis thou canst blend in misery's cup,
The soft, the balmy cordial, hope,
When other comforts fail.
Great God of love and light and day,
We humbly here our offerings lay,

Before the footstool of thy throne:
All that we have, O Lord, is thine,
And should we all to thee resign,

We only render back thine own.
To soothe and mitigate distress,
O make us ever free;
And may our hearts in lowliness,
The glory give to thee.


1 TIME is winging us away
To our eternal home;
Life is but a winter's day,
A journey to the tomb.

2 Youth and vigor soon will flee,
Blooming beauty lose its charms;
All that's mortal soon shall be

Enclosed in death's cold arms.
3 But the Christian shall enjoy
Health and beauty soon, above,
Far beyond the world's alloy,
Secure in Jesus' love.


1 THE hill of Zion yields
A thousand sacred sweets,
Before we reach the heavenly fields,

Or walk the golden streets.


Anc. Lyre.

2 Then let our songs abound,

And every tear be dry; We're marching through Emmanuel's ground To fairer worlds on high.

Anc. Lyr


THE Lord is in his holy temple; let the earth keep silence before him.

Handel and Haydn Col.


SALVATION belongeth unto the Lord, and thy blessing is among thy people. Ibid.


I WAS glad when they said unto me, We will go into the house of the Lord. Peace be within thy walls, and plenteousness within thy palaces. Amen. Ibid.


PRAISE ye the Lord, glorify him for ever. Sons of Zion, come before him; bring the cymbal, bring the harp. High in glory, lo! he's seated; see the King, he sits in state. Sons of Zion, come before him; sound the lute and strike the harp. Ibid.


HOLY, Holy, Holy, Lord God of Sabaoth; heaven and earth are full of the majesty of thy glory. Glory be to thee, O Lord Most High. Ibid.


ONE thing have I desired of the Lord, which I will require; that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, to behold the fair beauty of the Lord, and to visit his temple. Ibid.


O SING unto the Lord a new song; let the congregation of the saints praise him. Ibid.


O GIVE thanks unto the Lord, for his mercy endureth for ever.



LORD of all power and might, thou art the giver of all good things. Graft in our hearts the love of thy name. Increase in us true religion. Lord of all power and might, nourish us in all goodness, and of thy great mercy keep us in the same, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. Ibid.


GREAT is the Lord, and greatly to be praised, in the city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness. Ibid.


O GIVE thanks unto the Lord, call upon his name, make known his deeds among the peopleGlory ye in his holy name. O give than unto the Lord, for his mercy endureth. Ch. Har.


OUR help is in the name of the Lord, who made heaven and earth. Blessed be the name of the Lord from this time forth, for evermore; and let all the people say, Amen. Ibid.


BEHOLD, God is my salvation; I will trust in him for the Lord Jehovah is my strength and my song; he also is my salvation. Praise the Lord and call upon his name: for the Lord Jehovah is my strength and my song; he also is my salvation. Praise the Lord, and call upon his name; sing unto the Lord; for he hath done excellent things: this is known in all the earth. Cry out and shout, thou inhabitant of Zion; for great is the Holy One of Israel in the midst of thee. Behold, God is my salvation; I will trust in him: for the Lord Jehovah is my strength and song; he also is my salvation.



THE Lord is King, and hath put on glorious apparel. The Lord hath put on glorious apparel, and girded himself with strength. He hath made

the round world so sure that it cannot be moved. Thy testimonies, O Lord, are sure, very sure ; holiness becometh thine house for ever and ever. Amen. Ibid.


WITH angels and archangels, and with all the company of heaven, we laud and magnify thy glorious name, evermore praising thee, and saying, Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God of hosts; heaven and earth are full of thy glory. Glory be to thee, O Lord, Most High. Amen. Ibid.


WE praise thee, O God, we acknowledge thee to be the Lord. All the earth doth worship thee, the Father everlasting. To thee all angels cry aloud, the heavens and all the powers therein. To thee cherubim and seraphim continually do cry, Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God of Sabaoth; heaven and earth are full of thy great glory. Handel and Haydn Col.


THE Lord will comfort Zion; he will comfort her waste places, and make her like Eden, the garden of the Lord. Joy and gladness shall be found therein, thanksgiving and the voice of melody. Ibid.


HOW beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him that bringeth good tidings, that publisheth peace; that bringeth good tidings of good, that publisheth salvation; that saith unto Zion, Thy God reigneth! Thy watchmen shall lift up the voice; with the voice together shall they sing; for they shall see eye to eye, when the Lord shall bring again Zion. Break forth into joy, sing together, ye waste places of Jerusalem; for the Lord hath comforted his people, he hath redeemed Jerusalem. The Lord hath made bare his holy arm, in the eyes of all nations. And all the ends of the earth shall see the salvation of our Lord.



I HEARD a voice from heaven saying unto me, Write, Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord from henceforth. Yea, saith the Spirit, that they may rest from their labors, and their works do follow them. Ch. Harm.


THE grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Ghost, be with us all for evermore. Handel and Haydn Col.



GLORY to the Father's name;
Jesus' excellence proclaim;
Sing the blessed Spirit's praise;
Angels, swell the notes we raise!


SING we to our God above,
Praise eternal as his love;
Praise him all ye heavenly host,
Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost.


FATHER, Son, and Holy Ghost,
One in Three, and Three in One,
As by the celestial host,
Let thy will on earth be done :
Praise by all to thee be given,
Glorious Lord of earth and heaven.

8, 7, & 4.

GLORY be to God the Father,
Glory to th' eternal Son;
Sound aloud the Spirit's praises;
Join the elders round the throne;

Hail the glorious Three in One.

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