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8 FOURTH PART. C. M. St. Martin's. mp 10 THOU, to whom all creatures bow,

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Through all the world, how great art thou!

How glorious is thy name
2 When heaven, thy glorious work on high,

Employs my wondering sight;
The moon that nightly rules the sky,

With stars of feebler light ;-
mp 3 Lord, what is man! that thou shouldst choose

To keep him in thy mind!
Or what his race! that thou shouldst prove

To them so wondrous kind!
4 O thou, to whom all creatures bow,

Within this earthly frame;
Through all the world, how great art thou!
How glorious is thy name!

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FIFTH PART. C. M. Dundee. 1 JEHOVAH, Lord of power and might,

How glorious is thy name!
The blaze of day--the pomp of night,

Thy majesty proclaim.
p 2 Lord, what is man-weak, sinful man-

That he thy care should prove;
That thou for him shouldst deign to plan

Such mighty acts of love!
3 Made in thine image at his birth-

Next to the heavenly host,
And sovereign of the new-formed earth,

Each privilege he lost.
- 4 Then did the pitying Saviour leave

The glories of the sky,-
Oh! love too wondrous to conceive!

For sinful man to die,
5 To die, that we, by grace restored,

Might life and glory claim-
() great Creator, Saviour, Lord,
How excellent thy name!

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SIXTH PART. S. M. Dover. mf 1 0 LORD, our heavenly King,

Thy name is all divine;
Thy glories round the earth are spread,

And o'er the heavens they shine.
2 When to thy works on high

I raise my wondering eyes,
And see the moon, complete in light,

Adorn the darksome skies;
3 When I survey the stars,

And all their shining forms,
p. Lord, what is man--that worthless thing,

Akin to dust and worins ?
4 Lord, what is worthless man,

That thou shouldst love him so ?
Next to thine angels is he placed,

And Lord of all below.
5 How rich thy bounties are!

How wondrous are thy ways!
That from the dust, thy power should frame

A monument of praise.

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FIRST PART. C. M. Lutzen.
God glorious as a Judge and Deliverer.
f 1 WITH my whole heart I'll raise my song ;

Thy wonders I'll proclaim:
Thou, sovereign Judge of right and wrong,

Wilt put my foes to shame.
2 I'll sing thy majesty and grace;

My God prepares his throne,
To judge the world in righteousness,

And make his vengeance known. mp 3 Then shall the Lord a refuge prove

For all the poor oppressed,
To save the people of his love,

And give the weary rest.
mf 4 The men who know thy name, will trust

In thy abundant grace;
For thou hast ne'er forsook the just,

Who humbly sought thy face.

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Who dwells on Zion's hill,
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SECOND PART. C. M. Marlow. 1 WHEN the great Judge, supreme and just,

Shall once inquire for blood,
The humble souls, that mourn in dust,

Shail find a faithful God.
p 2 Thy thunder shall affright the proud,
And put their

hearts to pain,
Make them confess that thou art God,

And they but feeble men.
3 Though saints to sore distress are brought,

And wait, and long complain;
Their cries shall never be forgot,

Nor shall their hopes be vain.
f 4 Rise, great Redeemer, from thy seat,

Tó judge and save the poor;
Let nations tremble at thy feet,

And man prevail no more.

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THIRD PART. C. M. Abridge. [ 1 TO God, who dwells on Zion's mount,

Your lofty voices raise;
Through all the earth his works recount,

In solemn hymns of praise.
2 The Lord in righteousness is known,

In judgment seen by all;
The wicked, who his name disown,

By their own works shall fall.
mf 3 O Lord, in majesty arise,

The heathen's power assail ;
Exalt thyself above the skies,

And let not man prevail.
4 Thou art, O God, the righteous Lord,

Thy name shall still endure;
Thy throne of judgment, and thy word,

Shall stand for ever sure.

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9 Fourth Part. C. M. Nottingham.

Delight in praising God.
[ 1 TO celebrate thy praise, O Lord,

I will my heart prepare;
To all the listening world, thy works,

Thy wondrous works, declare.
2 The thought of them shall to my soul

Exalted pleasures bring;
While to thy name, O thou Most High,

Triumphant praise I sing.
m 3 Thou art, O Lord, a sure defence

Against oppressing rage,
As troubles rise, thy needfúl aid

In our behalf engage.
f 4 To celebrate thy praise, O Lord,

I will my heart prepare;
To all the listening world, thy works,
Thy wondrous works, declare.

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FIRST PART. L. M. Danvers.
Jehovah, the Avenger of the Oppressed.
1 JEHOVAH reigns-your tribute bring;

Proclaim the Lord, th' eternal King:
Crown him, ye saints, with holy joy,

His arm shall all your foes destroy.
2 Thou, Lord, ere yet the humble mind

Had formed to prayer the wish designed,
Hast heard the secret sigh arise,

While, swift to aid, thy mercy flies.
3 Thy Spirit shall our heart prepare;

Thỉne ear shall listen to our prayer:
Thou, righteous Judge! thou Power divine!
On thee the fatherless recline.

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His arm shall vindicate th' oppressed;
Earth's mightiest tyrant feel his power,
Nor sin, nor Satan grieve them more.

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10 SECOND PART. C. M. Burford. mp 1 WHY doth the Lord depart so far,

And why conceal his face,
When great calamities appear,

And times of deep distress?
2 Lord, shall the wicked still deride

Thy justice and thy power?
Shall they advance their heads in pride,

And still thy saints devour?
mf 3 O God, arise-lift up thine hand,

Attend our humble cry;
No enemy shall dare to stand,

When God, our help, is nigh.
4 Thou wilt prepare our hearts to pray,

And lend thine ear to hear;
Accept the vows thy children pay,

And free thy saints from fear.

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10 THIRD PART. C. M. Litchfield. 1 ARISE, O Lord-lift up thine hand,

And show to all mankind,
That in thy guidance and command

The poor shall safety find.
2 Thou dost ungodliness behold:

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The poor and fatherless. -3 God hears his humble followers' voice,

When offered up in prayer; mf He bids their thankful hearts rejoice,

Who to his house repair.
4 Those shall in peace and safety live,

Who love God's righteous laws;
To them he will protection give,

For ever, from their foes.

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Alfreton. God present to save his people. I MY refuge is the God of love :

Why do my foes insult and cry,

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