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'Tis all my hope, and all my plea,
For me the Saviour dy'd. 2. My dying Saviour, and my God,
Fountain for guilt and sin, Sprinkle me ever with thy blood,
And cleanse and keep me clean. 3. Wash me, and make me thus thine own :
Wash me, and mine thou art : Wash me, but not my feet alone,
My hands, my head, my heart. 4. Th' atonement of thy blood apply,
'Till faith to sight improve ; "Till hope in full fruition die,
And all my soul be love.
Hymn 245. c. M. 1. JESUS, my life, thyself apply,
J Thy Holy Spirit breathe : My vile affections crucify, .
Conform me to thy death.
Still with the rebel strive ;
And kill, and make alive.
As the old Adam dies :
That I with thee may rise.
Who would not own thy sway ; Diffuse thine image through my soul,
Shine to the perfect day.
And seal me thine abode.
A temple built by God,
Hymn 246. L. M. 1. ^ THAT my load of sin were gone!
O that I could at last submit, At Jesu's feet, to lay it down!
To lay my soul at Jesu's feet! 2. Rest for my soul I long to find;
Saviour of all, if mine thou art, Give me thy meek and lowly mind,
And stamp thine image on my heart. 3. Break off the yoke of inbred sin,
And fully set my spirit free; I cannot rest, 'till pure within,
'Till I am wholly lost in thee. 4. Fain would I learn of thee my God;
Thy light and easy burden prove, The cross, all stain'd with hallow'd blood,
The labour of thy dying love. 5. I would, but thou must give the pow'r;
My heart from ev'ry sin release; Bring near, bring near the joyful hour,
And fill me with thy perfect peace. 6. Come, Lord, the drooping sinner cheer,
Nor let thy chariot-wheels delay: Appear, in my poor heart, appear;
My God, my Saviour, come away.
Hymn 247. S. M. 1. JESUS, 'my truth, my way,
J My sure unerring light,
Which thou wilt guide aright. 2. My wisdom and my guide,
My counsellor thou art:
Or from thy paths depart.
3. I lif mine eyes to thee,
Trou gracious bleeding Lamb,
And berer put to shame.
Out oi the hands my cause;
And hand upon thy cross.
In all things to depend
With thee in strength divine;
This fainting soul of mine.
Hymn 248. L. N. in REAT God, indulge my humble claim;
I Be thou my hope, my joy, my rest!
Stand all engag'd to make me blest.
Thou art my Father and my God!"
Thy son and servant; bought with blood. 3. With heart, and eyes, and lifted hands,
For thee I long, for thee I look,
Pant for the cooling water-brook. 4. E'en life itself, without thy love,
No lasting pleasure can afford;
If I were banish'd from thee, Lord!
5. I'll lift my hands, I'll raise my voice,
While I have breath to pray or praise : This work shall make my heart rejoice,
Throughout the remnant of my days.
Hymn 249. L. M.
The darkness shineth as the light,
O burst these bonds and set it free!
Nail my affections to the cross!
Be clean, as thou, my Lord, art clean.
Be thou my light, be thou my way ;
No fraud, while thou, my God, art near.
And raise my head, and cheer my heart. 5. Saviour, where'er thy steps I see,
Dauntless, untir'd I follow thee.
And lead me to thy holy hill.
Till toil, and grief, and pain shall cease,
Hymn 250. S. M.
J Thy feeble creature's cry:
And set me up on high.
From hell's oppressive pow'r
My struggling soul release:
And to thy perfect peace.
I make my only plea;
Are both deriv'd from thee.
From thee their fountain flow;
The joy of Angels know.
To me thy righteousness,
How full of truth and grace:
Grant me to testify,
And in that faith to die..
Hymn 251. C. M. in SUN of Righteousness, arise,
With healing in thy beam !: "To my diseas'd, my fainting soul,
Life and salvation bring.
By thy all-piercing beam ;
With holy hope inflame. 3. My mind by thy all-quick’ning pow'r
From low desires set free;
My love entire on thee.
Saviour, thy purchase oyn: