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him: he shall bring forth judgment to Lord, and the excellency of our God. the Gentiles.

3 | Strengthen ye the weak · bands, 2 He shall not cry, nor lift up, nor and confirm the feeble knees. cause his voice to be heard in the 4 Say to them that are of a fearful street.

lieart, Be strong, fear not: beliold, your 3 A bruised reed shall he not break, God will come with vengeance, even and the smoking flax shall he not God with a recompense; He will come quench: he shall bring forth judgment and save you. unto truth.

5. Then the eyes of the blind shall 4 He shall not fail nor be discour- be opened, and the ears of the deaf aged, till he have set judgment in the shall be unstopped. earth: and the isles shall wait for bis 6 Then shall the lame man leap as a law.

hart, and the tongue of the dumb sing: 5 | Thus saith God the Lord, He for in the wilderness shall waters break that created the heavens, and stretched out, and streams in the desert. them out; He that spread forth the 7 And the parched ground shall beearth, and that which cometh out of come a pool, and the thirsty land it; He that giveth breath unto the peo- springs of water: in the habitation of ple upon it, and spirit to them that dragons, where each lay, shall be grass walk therein:

with reeds and rushes. 6 I the Lord have called thee in 8 And a highway shall be there, and righteousness, and will hold thine a way, and it shall be called The way hand, and will keep thee, and give of holiness; the unclean shall not pass thee for a covenant of the people, for over it; but it shall be for those: the a light of the Gentiles.

wayfaring men, though fools, shall not 7°To open the blind eyes, to bring err therein. out the prisoners from the prison, and 9 No lion shall be there, nor any them that sit in darkness out of the ravenous beast shall go np thereon, it prisoni house.

shall not be found there; but the re8 I am the Lord; that is my name: deemed shall walk there: and my glory will I not give to anoth- 10 And the ransomed of the Lord er, neither my praise to graven images. shall return, and come to Zion with

9 Behold, the former things are come songs and everlasting joy, upon their to pass, and new things do I declare: heads: they shall obtain joy and glad. before they spring forth I tell you of ness, and sorrow and sighing shall flee them.

away. 10 Sing unto the Lord a new song, and His praise from the end of the earth, ye that go down to the sea, and No. 212. all that is therein: the isles, and the inhabitants thereof. 11 Let the wilderness and the cities and to whom is the arm of the Lord

1 Who hath beliered our report? thereof lift up their voice, the villages revealed? thać Kedar doth inhabit: let the inhabitants of the rock sing, let theni shout as a tender plant, and as a root out of a

2 For he shall grow up before Him from the top of the mountains.

12 Let them give glory unto the dry ground: He hath no form nor Lord, and declare His praise in the Him, there'is no beauty that we should

comeliness; and when we shall see islands.

desire Him,

3 He is despised and rejected of No. 211.

men: a man of sorrows, and acquaintISA, XXX,

ed with grief: and we bid as it were 1 The wilderness and the solitary our faces from Him; He was despised, place shall be glad for them; and the and we esteemed Him not. desert shall rejoice, and blossom as the 4. Surely He hath borne our griefs,

and carried our sorrows: yet we did 2 It shall blossom abundantly, and esteem Him stricken, smitten of God, rejoice even with joy and singing: the and afflicted. glory of Lebanon shall be given unto 5 But He was wounded for our transit, the excellency of Carmel and Shar-gressions, He was bruised for our iniq. on; they shall see the glory of the uities: the chastisement of our peaco

ISA. LIII.

rose.

was upon Him; and with His stripes that thou knowest not, and nations we are healed.

that knew not thee shall run unto thee, 6 All we like sheep have gone astray; because of the Lord thy God, and for we have turned every one to his own the Holy One of Israel; for He hath way: and the Lord batu laid on Him glorified thee. the iniquity of us all.

6 | Seek ye the Lord while He may .7 He was oppressed, and He was af- be found, call ye upon Him while He flicted, yet He opened not His mouth: is near. He is brought as a lamb to the slaugh- 7 Let the wicked forsake his way, ter, and as a sheep before her shearers and the unrighteous man his thoughts: is dumb, so He-openeth not His mouth and let him return unto the Lord, and

8 He was taken from prison and from He will have mercy upon him; and to judguient: and who shall declare His our God, for He will abundantly pargeueration? for He was cut off out of don. the land of the living: for the trans- 8 sFor my thoughts are not your gression of my people was He stricken. thoughts, neither are your ways my

9 And He made His grave with the ways, saith the Lord. wicked, and with the rich in His death; 9 Foras the heavens are higher than because He had done no violence, the earth, so are my ways higher than neither was any deceit in His mouth. your ways, and my thoughits than your

10 Yet it pleased the Lord to bruise thoughts. Him: He hath put Him to grief: when 10 For as the rain cometh down, and Thou shalt make His soul an offering the snow from heaven, and returneth for sin,'He shall see His seed, He shall not thither, but watereth the earth, prolong His days, and the pleasure of and maketh it bring forth and bud, the Lord shall prosper in His hand. that it may give seed to the sower,

II He shall see of the travail of His and bread to the eater: soul, and shall be satisfied: by His II So shall my word be that goeth knowledge shall my righteous servant forth out of my mouth: it shall not rejustify niany; for He shall bear their turn unto me void, but it shall accominiquities.

plish that which I please, and it sliall 12. Therefore will I divide Him a prosper in the thing whereto I sent it. portion with the great, and' He shall 12 For

ye shall go out with joy, and divide the spoil with the strong; be-beled forth with peace: the mountains cause He hath poured out His soul un- and the hills shall break forth before, to.death; and He was •numbered with you into singing, and all the trees of the transgressors; and He bare the sin the field shall clap their hands. of many, and made intercession for the 13 Instead of the thorn shall come transgressors.

up the fir tree, and instead of the brie

er sliall come up the myrtle tree: and No. 213.

it shall be to the Lord for a name, for

an everlasting sign that shall not be I Ho, every one that thirstetn, come

cut off. ye to the waters, and he that hath no money; come ye, buy, and eat; yea, cone, buy wine and milk without No. 214.

MATT. V, 1:16. money and without price.

2 Wherefore do ye spend money for I And seeing the multitudes, He that which is not bread ? and your la- went up into a mountain: and when bour for that which satisfieth not? He was set, His disciples came unto hearken diligently unto me, and eat ye Him: that which is good, and let your soul 2 And He opened His mouth, and delight itself in fatness.

taught them, saying, 3. Incline your ear, and come unto 3 Blessed are the poor in spirit: for me:: hear and your soul shall live; and theirs is the kingdoni of heaven. I will make an everlatsing covenant 4 Blessed are they that mourn: for with you, even the sure mercies of they shall be comforted. David.

5 Blessed are the meek: for they 4 Behold, I have given Him for a shall inherit the earth. witness to the people, a leader and 6 Blessed are they which do hunger commander to the people,

and thirst after righteousness: for they s Behold, thou shalt call a nation I shall be filled.

ISA. LV.

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7 Blessed are the merciful: for they 9 Jesus saith unto him, Have I been shall obtain mercy..

so long time with you, and yet hast 8 Blessed are the pure in heart: for thou not known me, Philip? he that they shall see God.

hatb seen ine hath seen the Father; 9 Bisssed are the peacemakers: for and how sayest thou then, Shew us the they shall be called the children of Father? God.

10 Believest thou not that I am in 10 Blessed are they which are perse- the Father, and the Father in me? the cuted for righteousness' sake: for theirs words that I speak unto you I speak is the kingilom of heaven.

not of myself: but the Father that 11 Blessed are ye, when men shall dwelleth in me, He doeth the works. revile you, and persecute you, and shall 11 Believe nie that I am in the Fa. say all manner of evil against you ther, and the Father in me: or else befalsely, for my sake.

lieve me for the very works' sake. 12 Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: 12 Verily, verily, I say unto you, He for great is your reward in heaven: that believeth on nie, the works that I for so persecuted they the prophets do shall he do also: and greater works which were before you.

than these shall be do; because I go 13 | Ye are the salt of the earth: unto my Father. but if the salt have lost its savour, 13 And whatsoever ye shall ask in wherewith shall it be salted ? it is my name, that will I do, that the Fathenceforth good for nothing, but to ther may be glorified in the Son. be cast out, and to be trodden under 14 If ye shall ask any thing in my foot of men.

name, I will do it. 14 Ye are the light of the world. A 15 If ye love me, keep my com. city that is set on a bill cannot be hid. mandments.

15 Neither do men liglit a candle. 16 And will pray the Father, and and put it under a bushel, but on a He shall give you another Comforter, candlestick; and it giveth light unto that He may abide with you for ever; all that are in the house.

17 Even the Spirit of truth; whom 16 Let your light so shine before the world cannot receive, because it men, that they may see your good seeth him not, neither knoweth him: works, and glorify your Father which but yeknow him; for he dwelleth with is in heaven.

you, and shall be in you.

18 I will not leave you comfortless: No. 215.

I will come to you.
JOHN xiv, 1:27.

19 Yet a little while, and the world
1 Let not your heart be troubled: ye seeth me no more; but ye see me: be-
believe in God, believe also in me. cause I live, ye shall live also.
2 In my Father's house are many

20 At that day ye shall know that I mansions: if it were not so, I would am in my Father, and ye in me, and I have told you. I go to prepare a place

in

you.

21 He that hath my commandments, 3 And if I go and prepare a place and keepeth them, he it is that loveth for

you, I will come again, and receive me: and he that loveth ine shall be you unto myself; that where I am, I loved of my Father, and I will love there ye may be also.

him, and will manifest myself to hini. 4 And whither I go ye know, and

22 Judas saith unto Him, not Iscari. the way ye know.

ot, Lord, how is it that Thou wilt pan5 Thomas saith unto Him, Lord, we ifest Thyself unto us, and not unto the know not whither Thou goest: and world? how can we know the way?

23 Jesus answered and said unto him, 6 Jesus saith unto him, I am the If a man love me, he will keep my way, the truth, and the life: no man words: and niy Father will love him, cometh unto the Father, but by me. and we will come unto him, and make

7 If ye had known me, ye should our abode with him. have known my Father also: and from 24 He that loveth me not keepeth henceforth ye'know Him, and have not my sayings: and the word which seen Him,

ye hear is not mine, but the Father's 8 Philip saith unto Him, Lord, shew which sent me us the Father, and it sufficetb us. 25 These things have I spoken unto

for you.

you, being yet present with you. No. 217.

REV. XXII, I:IL. 26 But the Comforter, which is the Holy Ghost, wlioni the Father will

I And He shewed me a pure river of send in my name, He shall teach you water of life, clear as crystal, proall things, and bring all things to your ceeding out of the throne of God and remenibrance, whatsoever I liave said of the Lamb. unto you.

2 In the midst of the street of it, 27 Peace I leave with you, my peace and on either side of the river, was I give unto you: not as the world giv- there the tree of life, which bear twelve eth, give I unto you. . Let not your manner of fruits, and yieid her fruit heart be troubled, neither let it be every month: and the leaves of the afraid.

tree were for the healing of the nations.

3 And there shall be no more cúrse: No. 216. ist. COR. XIII,

but the throne of God and of the Lamb

shall be in it; and His servants shall 1 Though I speak with the tongues serve Him: of men and of angels, and have not

4 And they shall see His face; and charity, I am become as sounding His name shall be in their foreheads. brass, or a tinkling cynıbal.

5 And there shall be no night there; 2 And though I have the gift of and they need no candle, neither light prophecy, and understand all myster of the sun; for the Lord God giveth ies, and all knowledge; and though I them light: and they shall reign for have all faith, so that I could remove ever and ever. niountains, and have not charity, I am 6 And he said unto ine, These say. nothing;

ings are faithful and true: and the 3 And though I bestow all my goods Lord God of the holy prophets sent to feed the poor, and though I give my His angel to shew unto Hís servants body to be burned, and have not char- the things which must shortly be done. ity, it profiteth me nothing. 4 Charity suffereth long, and is kind: he that keepeth the sayings of the

7 Behold, I come quickly: blessed is charity envieth not; charity vaunteth prophecy of this book. not itself, is not puffed up. 5 Doth not beħave itself unseemly, heard them. And when I had heard

8° And I John saw these things, and seeketh not her own, is not easily pro- and seen, I fell down to worship before voked, thinketh no evil;

the feet of the angel which shewed nie 6 Pejoicetlı not in iniquity, but re

these things. joiceth in the truth;

9 Then saith he unto me, See thou 7 Beareth all things, believeth all. things, hopeth all things, endureth all do it not: for I am thy fellow servant, things.

and of thy brethren the prophets, and 8 Charity never faileth: but whether of them which keep the sayings of this there be prophecies, they shall fail; book: worship God. whether there be tongues, they sliall

10 And he saith unto me, Seal not cease; whether there be knowledge, it the sayings of the prophecy of this shia 11 vanislı away.

book: for the time is at hand. 9 For we know in part,

and

11 He that is unjust, let him be un. prophesy in part.

just still: and he which is filthy, let 10 But when tliat which is perfect is him be filthy still: and he that is rightcome, then that which is in part shall eous, let him be righteous still: and he be done away.

that is holy, let him be holy still. 11 When I was a child, I spake as a

12 And, behold. I come quickly; and child, I understood as a child, í tliought as a child: but when I became a man, inan according as his work shall be.

my reward is with me, to give every I put away childish things.

12 For now we see through a glass, 13.I am Alpha and Omega, the be. darkly; but then face to face: now i ginning and the end, the first and the know in part; but then shall I know

last. even as also I am known.

14 Blessed are they that do His com1, 13 And now abideth faith, hope, mandments, that they may have right charity, these three; but the greatest to the tree of life, and may enter in of these is charity,

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1. My life, my love I give to Thee, Thou Lamb of God, who died for me; 2. I now believe Thou dost receive, For Thou hast died that I might live, 3. Oh, Thou, who died on Cal - va-ry To save my soul and make pie free;

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And now henceforth I'll trust in Thee, My Sav - ior, and my God!
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No. 219. Consecration.

Consecration. Concluded. Leader:- Surely He hath borne our Leader;-There is therefore now no griefs, and carried our sorrows; yet we condemnation to them which are in did esteem Him stricken, smitten of Christ Jesus, who walk not after the God, and afflicted.

flesh, but after the Spirit. Response:-He was wounded for our All Sing 2d verse, I now believe, etc. transgressions, He was bruised for our

Leader;-For when we were yet with: iniquities, the chastisement of our out strength, in due time Christ died peace was upon Him, and by His stripes for the ungodly. we are healed.

Response; -Scarcely for a righteous All Sing; ist verse, No. 218, I'll live for, etc man will one die: yet peradveri-vre for

Leader:-Who was delivered for our a good man some would even dare to offences, and was raised again for our die. justification.

Leader;-But God commendeth His Response; -Much more then, being love toward us, in that, while we were now justified by His blood, we shail yet sinners Christ, died for us. be saved from wrath through Him. All Sing; 3d verse, Ob, Thou who, etc.

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