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12. The Wisdom of God. L.M.
O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God: how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways past finding out!-ROMANS Xi. 33.
WAIT, O my soul, thy Maker's will;
Performs his work, the cause conceals;
4 Wait then, my soul, submissive wait
5 He never said to Jacob's seed,
13. The Wisdom of God. L.M.
And Abraham called the name of that place JEHOVAH Jireh: (that is the Lord will see or provide), as it is said to this day, In the Mount of the Lord it shall be seen, or rather In the Mount the Lord will appear.GEN. xxii. 14.
'TIS in the mount the Lord is seen, And all his saints shall surely find, Though clouds and darkness intervene, He still is gracious, still is kind.
2 Yes, in the mount, when human aid
3 Yes, in the mount, the Lord makes bare
4 Yes, in the mount, I too have found, The Lord hath lent a gracious ear; Hath plac'd my faith on solid ground, And dissipated ev'ry fear.
14. The God of Abraham. 6-8-4.
Thy name shall be called Abraham: for a father of many nations have I made thee: And I will establish my covenant between me and thee, and thy seed after thee, in their generations, for an everlasting covenant, to be a God unto thee and to thy seed after thee.-GEN. xvii. 5, 7.-See Rom. iv. 11, 12; Gal. iii. 7, 9.
THE GOD of Abra'm praise,
The God of Abra'm praise,
I'd all on earth forsake,
3 The Gop of Abra'm praise,
He calls a worm his friend,
15. PART THE SECOND. 6-8-4.
But now they desire a better country, that is an heavenly: wherefore God is not ashamed to be called their God: for he hath prepared for them a city,—HEB. xi. 16.
THOUGH nature's strength decay,
The wat'ry deep I pass
The goodly land I see
There milk and honey flow,
There dwells the Lord our king,
He keeps his own secure,
With streams of sacred bliss,
16. PART THE third. 6-8—4.
And every creature which is in heaven, and on the earth, and under the earth, and such as are in the sea, and all that are in them, heard I saying, Blessing, honour, glory, and power, be unto him that sitteth upon the throne, and unto the Lamb for ever and ever.-REV. v. 13.
BEFORE the great THREE-ONE
The list'uing hosts attend,
2 The Gop who reigns on high,
Who was, and is, the same,