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5 [Look unto him, ye nations: own
6 See all your sins on JESUS laid:
150. For Redemption. 8-7.
The number of them was ten thousand times ten thousand, and thousands of thousands; saying with a loud voice, Worthy is the Lamb that was slain to receive power, and riches, and wisdom, and strength, and honour, and glory, and blessing. REV. v. 11, 12,
HARK, the notes of angels singing-
2 Ye, for whom his life is given,
Sacred themes to you belong:
Join the everlasting song.
3 Saints and angels thus united,
4 See th' angelic hosts have crown'd him, JESUS fills the throne on high: Countless myriads, hov'ring round him With his praises rend the sky.
5 Fill'd with holy emulation,
6 Endless life in him possessing,
Let us praise his precious name:
151. For Redemption. C.M.
What? know ye not that your body is the temple of the HOLY GHOST, which is in you, which ye have of GOD, and ye are not your own? For ye are bought with a price: therefore glorify GOD in your body, and in your spirit, which are GoD's.-1 COR. vi. 19, 20.
WE'LLsing the praise of him, who gave
'Twas wonderful at all to save;
2 How awful must our state have been,
3 The more he suffer'd for our sake, The more his kindness is:
But O! what poor returns we make,
4 [He might expect that we should give, Our hearts to him alone:
And, bought with blood, that we would As his, and not our own.] [live,
5 But we, alas! too oft forget
6 [For this our hearts are cold and dead:
7 Lord, we confess our shame, and mourn
152. For Redemption. L.M.
Hereby perceive we the Love of GOD, because he laid down his life for us.-1 JOHN iii. 16.
LORD, when my thoughts delighted Amid the wonders of thy love: [rove The view revives my drooping heart, And bids invading fears depart.
2 Guilty and weak, to thee I fly,
3 Be all my heart, be all my days,
153. For Redemption. 8-7-7.
For if, when we were enemies, we were reconciled to GOD by the death of his Son, much more, being reconciled, we shall be saved by his life.-ROM. v. 10.
LET us love, and sing, and wonder;
Let us praise the SAVIOUR's name!
2 Let us love the Lord that bought us, Pity'd us when enemies,
Call'd us by his grace, and taught us,
3 Let us sing, though fierce temptation
He who wash'd us in his blood,
4 [Let us praise, and join the chorus, Of the saints enthron'd on high! Here they trusted him before us,
Now their praises fill the sky. Thou hast wash'd us in thy blood! Thou art worthy, Lamb of GOD!]
5 Yes, we praise thee, gracious SAVIOUR! Wonder, love, and bless thy name: Pardon, Lord, our poor endeavour!
Pity, for thou know'st our frame; Wash our pray'rs and songs with blood, For by thee we come to GOD!
154. For Redemption. 7s.
Praise ye the Lord. Praise ye the Lord from the heavens: praise him in the heights. Praise ye him all his angels: praise ye him all his hosts.-PSALM cxlviii. 1, 2.
SONS of GOD, triumphant rise,
Ye that round our altars throng,