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141. For his Love. 8-7-4.
And suddenly there was with the Angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising GOD.-LUKE ii. 13.
MIGHTY God! while Angels bless
May a sinner praise thy name? [thee, Lord of men, as well as Angels,
Thou art every creature's theme.
2 Lord of every land and nation,
3"Brightness of the Father's glory,"
4 Did Archangels sing thy coming!
Did the Shepherds learn their lays. Shame would cover me, ungrateful,
Should my tongue refuse to praise. Hallelujah! Amen.
5 From the highest throne in glory,
142. For his unchangeable Love. 104th.
The mountains shall depart, and the hills be removed; but my kindness shall not depart from thee, neither shall the covenant of my peace be removed; saith the Lord that hath mercy on thee.-ISAIAH liv. 10.
IF JESUS is ours,
We have a true friend,
The same to the end :
2 Though GOD may delay To show us his light, And heaviness may
Endure for a night;
3 The bills may depart,
And mountains remove :
The Father hath graven
4 [A moment he hid
The light of his face,
To save us by grace ;
5 Then tune ev'ry string
Shall joyfully praise,
Of glory and grace!
143. For his Love.
When he bringeth in the first begotten into the world he saith, And let all the Angels of God worship him. -HEBREWS i. 6.
HARK! ten thousand harps and voices,
2 [Well may Angels bright and glorious,
3 Come, ye Saints, unite your praises,
With the Angels round his throne ;
4 Sing how JESUS came from heaven, How he bore the Cross below: How all pow'r to him is given;
How he reigns in glory now: Tis a great and endless theme: O'tis sweet to sing of him!
5 [King of Glory, reign for ever, Thine an everlasting Crown: Nothing from thy love shall sever
Those, whom thou hast made thine Happy objects of thy grace, [own: Destin❜d to behold thy face.]
6 SAVIOUR, hasten thine appearing; Bring, O bring the glorious day; When, the awful summons hearing, Heaven and earth shall pass away:
Then, with golden harps, we'll sing"Glory, glory to our King.".
144. For his Love. 8-7-7. Praise ye the Lord.-PSALM CXiii. 1. LET us sing, for we have reason, Let us join with those above: Praise is never out of season:
Let us praise the God of love. We have cause indeed to sing: JESUS is our glorious King.
2 [He whom Angels view with wonder;
We shall praise the Siuner's friend:
From the praise we offer now!
When we think how much we owe :