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6 'T is finish'd-let the joyful sound 3 Vain the stone, the watch, the seal,
Be neard through all the nations round; Christ has burst the gates of hell;
*T is finish'd-let the echo fly

Death in vain forbids him rise, "Through heaver and hell, through earth Christ hath opend paradise.

4 Soar we now where CHRIST hath lod, HYMN 67. L. M.

Following our exalted Head;

Made like him, like him we rise;
For the Jews.

Ours the cross, the grave, the skies. 1 HIGH on the bending willows hung,

HYMN 70. L.M.
Israel, still sleeps the tuneful string?
Still inute remains the sullen tongue,

Col.iii. 1, 2
And Zion's song denies to sing?

1 YE faithful souls who Jesus know 2 Awake! thy loudest raptures raise;

If risen indeed with him ye are,
Let harp and voice unite their strains : Superior to the joys below,
Thy promised King his sceptre sways;

His resurrection's power declare:
Behola, thy own Messiah reigns.

2 Your faith hy holy tempers prove, S By foreign streams no longer roam,

By actions show your sins forgiven, And, weeping, think on Jor han's flood; And seek the gloricus things above, In every clime behold a home;

And follow Christ, your Head, to In every temple sex thy God.

heaven. 4 No taunting foes the song require;

3 There your exalted Saviour see, No strangers mock thy captive chain;

Seated at God's right hand again; Thy friends provoke the silent lyre,

lu all bis Father's majesty, And brethren ask the holy strain.

In everlasting power to reign. 5 Then why on hending willows hung,

4 To nim continually aspire, Israel, still sleeps the tuneful string?

Contending for your destined place, Why mute remains the sullen tongue,

Aud emulate the angel choir, And Zion's song delays to sing?

And ouly live to love and praise.

HYMN 71. C. M.

1 Cor. xv. 20, 21, 22. Col. iii. 1.
HYMN 68. C. M.

1 CIIRIST from the dead is raised and 1 Cor. v. 8. Rom, vi. 9, 10, 11.

made I SINCE Christ our Passover is slain,

The First Fruits of the tomb; A sacrifice for all,

For, as by man came death, by man Let all, with thankful hearts, agree

Did resurrection come. To keep the festival :

2 For, as in Adam all mankind

Did guilt and death derive; 2 Not with the leaven, as of old,

So, by the righteousness of CPärst,
Of sin and malice fed;

Shall all be made alive.
But with unfeign'd sincerity,
And truth's unleaven'd bread.

3 If then ye risen are with Christ, 8 Christ being raised by power divine,

Seek only how to get

The things which are above, where CHRIS And rescued from the grave,

Al God's right hand is set.
Shall die no more, death shall on him
No more dominion have.

ASCENSION. 4 For that he died, 't was for our sins

HYMN 72. L M. He once vouchsafed to die;

1 HE dies! the Friend of sinners dies ! But that he lives, he lives to GOD

Lo! Salem's daughters weep around!. For all eternity.

A solenı darkness veils the skies! 5 So count yourselves as dead to sin, A sudden trembling shakes the ground

But graciously restored,
And made, henceforth, alive to GOD,

2 Ye saints, approach! the angurish view Through JESUS CHRIST, our Lord.

Of him who groans beneath your load

He gives his precious life for you,
HYMN 69. III.1.

For you he sheds his precious hlood. 1 CHRIST the Lord is risen to-day, 3 Here's love and grief beyond degree ! Sons of men and angels say

The Lord of glory dies for men! Raise your joys and triumphs high, But lo! what sudden joys we see! Sing ye heavens, and earth reply?

Jesus, the dead, revives again! 2 Love's redeeming work is done,

4 The rising God forsakes the tomb; Fought the fight, the vict'ry won:

Up to his Father's court he Ries; JESUS' agony is o'er,

Cherubic legions guard him horne, Darkness veils the earth no more,

And shout him welcome to the skies!

# Break off your tears, yegaints, and tell

HYMN 75. C. M.
How high our great Delivrer reigns ; 1 COME, HOLY SPIRIT, Heavenly Dove
Sing how he spoil'd the hosts of hell, With all thy quick’ning powers;

And led the tyrant death in chains ! Kindle a Name of sacred love
6 Say, " Live for ever, glorious King,

In these cold hearts of ours.
.“ Born to redeein, instruct, and save!" 2 See how we grovel here below,
Then ask, “O death where is thy sting! Fond of these earthly toys:
“And where thy victory, O grave!" Our souls, how heavily they go,

To reach eternal joys!
HYMN 73. L. M.

3 In vain we tune our lifeless songs,
I OUR LORD is risen from the dead,

In vain we strive to rise !
Our Jesus is gone up on high;

Hosannas languish on our tongues
The powers of hell are captive led,

And our devotion dies.
Dragg'd to the portals of the sky.

4 Corne, HOLY SPIRIT, Heavenly Dove
2 There his triumphal chariot waits, With all thy quick'ning powers;
And angels chant the solemn lay;

Coine, shed abroad a Saviour's love,
"Lif! up your heads, ye heaven'y gates! And that shall kindle ours.
“Ye everlasting doors, give way!"

HYMN 76. C. M.
3 Loose all your bars of massy light,

And wide unfold the radiai:t scene 1 HE's come! let every knee be bent,
He claims those mansions as his right ;

All hearts new joy resume;
Receive the King of Glory in.

Sing, ye redeem'd, with one consent,

"The Comforter is come."
4“Who is the King of Glory, who?"

The LORD that all his foes o'ercame, 2 Whal greater gift, what greater love,
The world, sin, death, und hell o'erthrow,

Could God on man bestow ?
And Jesus is the conqueror's name.

Angels for this rejoice above,
5 Lo! his triumphal chariot waits,

Let man rejoice below!
And angels chant the solemn lay, 3 Hail, blessed Spirit! may each soul
"Lift up your heads, ye heavenly gates!

Thy sacred influence feel;
“ Ye everlasting doors, give way!

Du thou each sinful thought control,
6" Who is the King of Glory, who?"

And fix our wav'ring zeal!
The LORD of boundless power possess'd, 4 Thou to the conscience dost convey,
The King of saints and angels too,

Those checks which we should know;
Gon over all,


Thy motions point to us the way ;

Thou giv'st us strength to go.

HYMN 7.1. C.M.

HYMN 77. L. M.
I COME, Holy Ghost! Creator, come, 1 O HOLY, holy, hoiy, LORD!
Inspire these souls of thine;

Bright in thy deeds and in thy name,
Till every heart which thou hast made,

For ever be thy name adored,
Be fill'd with grace divine.

Thy glories let the world proclaim!
2 Thou art the Comforter, the gift

2 O JESUS, Lamb once crucified
Of God, and fire of love;

To take our load of sins away,
The everlasting spring of joy,

Thine be the hymn that rolls its tide
And unction from above.

Along the realıns of upper day!
S Thy gifts are manifold, thou writ'st
God's law in each true heart;

3 O HOLY SPIRIT, from above,
The promise of the FATHER, thou

In streams of light and glory given,
Dost heavenly speech impart.

Thou source of ecstacy and love,

Thy praises ring through earth and heaven
4 Enlighten our dark souls, till they

4 O God triune! to thee we owe
Thy sacred love cmhrace;
Assist our minds, by nature frail,

Our every thought, our every song;
With thy celestial grace.

And ever may thy praises flow

From saint and seraph's burning tongue'
8 Drive far from us the mortal foe,
And give us peace within,

HYMN 78. L. M.
That, by thy guidance blest, we may 1 FATHER of all, whose love profound
Escape the shares of sin.

A ransom for our souls hath fund,
6 Teach us the FATHER to confess,

Before thy throne we sinners hend;
And Son, from death revived,

To us thy pard'ning love extend !
And thee, with both, O HOLY GHOST, 2 Almighty Son, incarnate Word,
Who art from both derivede

Our Prophet, Priest, Redeemer, LORD


Before thy throne we sinners bend; 15 Then, should oppressing foes invade
To us thy saving grace extend !

We will not sink in fear;
Eternal Spirit, by whose breath

Secure of all-sufficient aid,
The soul is raised from sin and death,

When God, our God, is near.
Before thy throne we sinners bend;

HYMN 81. II.3.
To us thy quick'uing power extend!

1 DREAD JEHOVAH! God of nation
4 JEHOVAH! Father, Spirit, Son,

From thy temple in the skies,
Mysterious GODHEAD, Three in one!

Hear thy people's supplications,
Before thy throne we sinners bend;

Now for their delivrance rise:
Grace,"pardon, life, to us extend !

2 Lo! with deep contrition turning
HYMN 79. II. 4.

Humbly at thy feet we hend;
I WE give immortal praise

Hear us, fasting, praying, mourning,
To God the Father's love,

Hear us, spare us, and defend.
For all our comforts here,

3 Though our sins, our hearts confounding
And all our hopes above:

Long and loud for vengeance call,
He sent his own

Thou hast mercy more abunding,
Eternal Son,

JESUS' blood can cleanse them all.
To die for sins

4 Let that love vcil our transgression,
That man had done.

Let that blood our guilt etiace;
2 To God the Son belongs

Save thy people from oppression,
Immortal glory too,

Save from spoil thy holy place.
Who saved us by his blood
From everlasting wo:

HYMN 82. L. M.
And now he lives,

Prayer and Hope of Victory.
And Huw he reigns,
And sees the fruit

1 NOW may the God of


Of all his pains.

Attend his people's humble cry;

Defend them in the needful hour,
3 To God the Spirit, praise
And endless worship give,

And send deliv'rance from on high.
Whose new-creating power

2 In his salvation is our hope,
Makes the dead sinner live.

And in the name of Israel's GOD
His work completes

Our troops shall lift their banners up,
The great design,

Our navies spread their flags abroad.
And fills the soul

3 Some trust in horses train'd for war,
With joy divine.

And some of chariots inake their boasts,
4 Almighty God! to thee

Our surest expectations are
Be endless honors done;

From thee, the LORD of heavenly hosts
The sacred Persons three,

4 Then save us, LORD, from slavish fear,
The GODHEAD only one:

And let our Crust be firin and strong,
Where reason fails

Till thy salvation shall appear,
With all her powers,

And hymns of peace conclude our song
There faith prevails,
And love adores.


HYMN 83. (Part 1.) III. 2
HYMN 80. C. M.

1 PRAISE to God, immortal praise,

For the love that crowns our days;
I ALMIGHTY LORD! before thy throne Bounteous source of every joy,
Thy mourning people bend !

Let thy praise our tongues employ.
"T is on thy pard'ning grace alone

All to thee, our God, we owe,
Our prostrate hopes depend.

Source whence all our blessings flow.
2 Dark judgments, from thy heavy hand, 2 All the blessings of the fields,
Thy dreadful power display;,

All the stores the garden yields,
Yet mercy spares our guilty land, Flocks that whiten all the plain,
And still we live to pray.

Yellow sheaves of ripen'd grain:
8 How changed, alas! are truths divine, LORD, for these our souls shali raise
For error, guilt, and shame!

Grateful vows and solemn praise.
What impious numbers, bold in sin, 3 Clouds that crop their fattning dews,
Disgrace the Christian name!

Suns that genial warmth diffuse,
40 turn us, turn us, mighty LORD, All the plenty summer pours,
Convert us by thy grace;

Autumn's rich o'erflowing stores,,
Then shall our hearts obey thy word, LORD, for these our svuls shall raise
And see again thy face.

Grateful vows and solemn praise.

4 Peace, prosperity, and health, 14 Till every public temple raise
Privale bliss and public wealth,

A song of triumph to thy praise;
Knowledge, with its glaidening streams, And every peaceful, private home,
Pure religion's holier beains;

To thee a temple shall become.
LORD, for these our souls shall raise

5 Still be it our supreme delight
Grateful vows and solemn praise.

To walk as in thy glorious sight;

Still in thy precepts and thy fear,

Till life's last hour, to persevere.
5 Yet, should rising whirlwinds tear
From its stein the ripening ear;
Though the sick’ning fluck should fall, VII.

And the herd desert the stall;

Still to thee our souis shall raise
Grateful vows and solemu praise.

5 Should thine alter'd hand restrain

HYMN 86. III. 3.
The early and the latter rain,
Blast each opening bud of joy,

1 SAVIOUR! who thy flock art feeding
And the rising year destroy ;

With the shepherd's kindest care,
Still to thee our souls shall raise

All the feeble gently leading,
Grateful vows and solemo praise.

While the lambs thy bosomn share
7 Life and grace, whate'er our wo,

2 Now, these little ones receiving,
Still to thee, our God, we owe;

Fold them in thy gracious arm-
Though of earthly hopes bereft,

There, we know-thy word believing
Yet our hope of heaven is left;

Only there, secure from harm,
And for these our souls shall raise 3 Never from thy pasture roving,
Grateful vows and solemn praise.

Let them be the Lion's prey;
IIYMN 84. C. M.

Let thy tenderness, so loving,
I FOUNTAIN of mercy, God of love,

Keep them all life's dangerous way
How rich thy bounties are !

4 Then, within thy fuld eternal,
The rolling seasons as they move,

Let them find a resting place;
Proclaim thy constant care.

Feed in pastures ever vernal,

Drink the rivers of thy grace..
2 When in the boson of the earth
The sower hid the grain,

HYMN 87.

S. M.
Thy goodness mark'd its secret birth,
And sent the early rain.

1 THE gentle Saviour calls

Our children to his breast;
3 The spring's sweet influence, LORD, was He folds them in his gracious arms,

Himself declares then blest.
The plants in beauty grew;
Thou gav-1 the summer's suns to shine,

2 “ Let them approach," he cries,
The mild refreshing dew.

* Nor scurn their humble claim;

“ The heirs of heaven are such as these,
# These various mercies from above

* For such as these I came."
Matured the swelling grain;
A kindly harvest crowns thy love,

3 Gladly we bring them, LORD,
And plenty fills the plain.

Devoting them to thee,

Imploring, that, as we are thine,
o We own and bless thy gracious sway. 'fhine may our offspring be.

Thy hand all nature hails;
Seed-lime nor harvest, night nor day,

Summer nor winter fails.
HYMN 85. L. M.

HYMN 88. S. M.
For Public Mercies and Deliverances.

Ephesians vi. 10, 13.
I SALVATION doth lo God belong,

1 SOLDIERS of Christ arise,
His power and grace shall be our song;

And put your armor on,
From himn alone all mercies flow,

Strong in the strength which God supplies
His arm alone subdues the foe!

Through his eternal Son.
2 Tben praise this God, who bows his ear 2 Strong in the LORD of hosts,
Propitious to his people's prayer;

And in his mighty power,
And though deliverance he may stay,

Who in the strength of Jesus trusts,
Yet answeis still in his own day.

Is inore than conqueror.
8 O may this goodness lead our land, 3 Stand then in his great might,
Still saved by thine Almighty hand, With all his strength endued,
The tribute of its love to bring

And take to arm you for the fight,
To thee our Saviour, and our King. The panoply of God.

4 That having all things done,

HYMN 92 C. M.
And all your conflicts past,

10, IN the morn of life, when youth
Ye may behold your vict'ry won,

With vital ardor glows,
And stand complete at last.

And shines in all the fairest charm

That beauty can disclose;

2 Deep in thy soul, before its powers
HYMN 89. L. M.

Are yet by vice enslaved,
1 O HAPPY day, that stays my choice

Be thy Creator's glorious name
On thee, my Saviour and my God! And character engraved :
Well may this glowing heart rejoice,

S Ere yet the shades of sorrow cloud
And tell thy goodness all abroad.

The sunshine of thy days;
2 0 happy hond! that seals my vows,

And cares and toils, in endless round,
To him who merits all my love;

Encompass all thy ways:
Let cheerful anthems fill his house,

4 Ere yet thy heart the woes of age,
While to his sacred throne I move.

With vain regret, deplore,
S 'T is done, the great transaction dune : And sadly muse ou former joys,
Deign, gracious LORD, to make me thine; That now return to more.
Help me, through grace, lo follow on,
Glad to confess thy voice divine.

5 True wisdom, early sought and gain'dy

In age will give thee rest :
4 Here rest, my oft divided heart,

O then, improve the morn of life,
r'ix'd on thy Gor, thy Saviour, l'est ; To make its evening blest!
Who with the world would grieve to part,
When call'd on angels' food to feast?

5 High heaven, that heard the solemn vow,

HYMN 93. C. M.
That vow renew'd shall daily hear,
Till in life's latest hour I bow,

Rev. v. 9, 12, 13
And bless in death a bond so deal.

1 THOU, God, all glory, honor, power,

Art worthy to receive;
HYMN 90. C. M.

Since all things by thy power were made
1 WITNESS, ye men and angels, now And by thy bounty live.

Before the LORD we speak;
To him we make our solemn yow,

2 And worthy is the Lamb all power,

Honor, and wealth, to gain,
A vow we dare not break.

Glory and strength; who for our sins
% That, long as life its

shall last,

A sacrifice was slain !
Ourselves to Christ we yield;
Nor from his cause will we depart,

3 All worthy thou, who hast redeemid,

And ransom'd us to God,
Or ever quit the field.

From every nation, every coast,
9 We trust not in our native strength,
But on his grace rely,

By thy inost precious blood.
That, with returning wants, the LORD

4 Blessing and honor, glory, power,
Will all our need supply.

By all in earth and leaven,

To hiin that sits upon the throne,
4 LORD, guide our doubtful feet aright, And to the Lamb be given.

And keep us in thy ways;
And, while we turn our vows to prayers,

HYMN 94. L. M.
Turn thou our prayers to praise. 1 MY God, and is thy table spread!
HYMN 91. C. M.

And does thy cup with love oerflow?

Thither be all thy children led,
1 YOUTH, when devoted to the LORD,

And let them thy sweet mercies know!
Is pleasing in his eyes;
A flower, though offer'd in the bud, 2 Hail, sacred feast, which JESUS makes!
Is no vain sacrifice.

Rich banquet of his flesh and bloud!
? T'is easier far if we begin

Thrice lappy he why here partakes
To fear the LORD betimes;

That sacred stream, that heavenly food
For sinners who grow old in sin

3 Why are its bounties all in vain
Are harden'd by their crimes.

Before unwilling hearts display'd ?
3 It saves us from a thousand shares

Was slot for you the victim slain?
To inind religion young;

Are you forbid the children's bread?
Grace will preserve our following years, 4 O let thy table honor'd be,
And make our virtues strong.

And furnish'd well with joyful guests
4 To thee, ALMIGHTY GOD, to thee

And may each soul salvation see,
Our hearts we now resign;

That here its holy pledges tastes!
Twill please us to look back and see 5 Drawn by thy quick’ning grace, O LORD
That our whole lives were thine.

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