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Zion the the pure whose hearts are clean
Adless pleasure they shall see
ss'd are the men of peaceful life,
The sons of God, as sons of peace.
Hymn 335. L. M. 1. T ORD, how secure and blest are they
L Who feel the joys of pardon'd sin! Should storms of wrath shake earth and sea,
Their minds have heav'n and peace within. 2. The day glides swiftly o’er their heads, Made up of innocence and love ; And soft and silent as the shades
Their nightly minutes gently move. 2. They scorn to seek our golden toys,
But spend the day, and share the night,
Which heav'n prepares for their delight. 4. Whilst wretched, we like worms and moles
Lie grov’ling in the dust below..
2. Buried in sorrow and in sin,
9 At hell's dark door we lay: . But we arise by grace divine,
To see a heav'nly day.
The spacious earth around;
Conspire to raise the sound.
Hymn 337. s. M. Rejoicing in the ways of God. Psalm. cxxxviii. 5.
TOW let our voices join
| To form a sacred song; . Ye pilgrims in Jehovah's ways
With music pass along. 2. How straight the path appears!
How open and how fair! No lurking gins t' entrap our feet; .. No fierce destroyer there. 3. But flow'rs of Paradise
In rich profusion spring;
In beauteous prospect rise;
Which sparkle thro’the skies. 5. All honour to his Name,
Who marks the shining way;
To realms of endless day.
I bid farewell to ev'ry fear,
And wipe my weeping eyes.
And bellish darts be hurl'd,
And face a frowning world.
And storms of sorrow fall ;
In seas of heav'nly rest;
Across my peaceful breast..
Hymn 339. L. M. The beneficence of Christ for our imitation. Acts. x. 38. | 1, T HEN Jesus dwelt in mortal clay,
. What were his works from day to day,
Thy pattern, and thy steps pursue ;
Be witness'd by each rolling sun.
Creation's blot, creation's blank.
In gcn'rous acts his radiant way,
IX. CHRISTIAN WORSHIP.
Hymn 340. C. M. iT ORD, thou wilt hear me when I pray ;
L I am for ever thine ;
Nor would I dare to sin.
From cares and bus'ness free, . 'Tis sweet conversing on my bed
With my own heart and thee. 3. I pay this ev'ning sacrifice :
And when my work is done,
Upon thy grace alone. - 4. Thus, with my thoughts compos'd to peace,
I'll give mine eyes to sleep ;
And will my slumbers keep.
Hymn 341. L. 2.
Self-examination. Gal. iv. 19, 20.
W What anxious fears and jealousies!
How few, aląs, approv'd and clear! 2. And what am I ?--My soul, awake,
And an impartial survey take:
In practice, or in heart appear?
Say, do his liniaments divine
In thought, and word, and action shine? 4. Searcher of hearts, O search me still ;
The secrets of my soul reveal;
Hymn 342. L. M.
Family religion. Gen. xviii. 19. 1. TATHER of all, thy care we bless,
T Which crowns our families with peace; From thee they spring, and by thy hand
They have been, and are still sustain'd. . 2. To God, most vorthy to be prais'd,
Be our domestic altars rais'd;
Morning and night, present its vows;.-
The honours of thy glorious name;
2. Con Sos Prov And 3.01
Hymn 343. Si M. 1. WREATE my soul anew,
w Else all my worship's vain ; .
'Till it be form'd again. 2. Descend, celestial fire,
And seize me from above !
A sacrifice of love.