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Take my body, spirit, soul;
Only thou possess the whole!

2 Thou my one thing needful be;
Let me ever cleave to thee,

Let me choose the better part,
Let me give thee all my heart.

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3 Fairer than the sons of men,
Do not let me turn again;
Leave the fountain-head of bliss,
Stoop to creature happiness!
4. Whom have I on earth below?
Quly thee I'd wish to know;
Whom have I in heav'n but thee?
Thou art all in all to me.

5 All my treasure is above,
All my riches is thy love.
Who the worth of love can tell?
Infinite! unsearchable!

34. All in all. 113th.


In the time of trouble he shall hide me in his pavilion: in the secret of his tabernacle shall he hide me; he shall set me upon a rock.-PSALM xxvii. 5.


WHY should I fear the darkest hour,
Or tremble at the tempest's pow'r?
JESUS Vouchsafes to be my tow'r.

2 Though hot the fight, why quit the field, Why must I either flee or yield, Since Jesus is my mighty shield?

3 When creature-comforts fade and die, Worldlings may weep,but why should I? JESUS still lives, and still is nigh.

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4 Though all the flocks and herds were dead,

My soul a famine need not dread, ⋅
For JESUS is my living bread.

5 I know not what may soon betide, Or how my wants shall be supplied; But JESUS knows, and will provide.

6 Though sin would fill me with distress, The throne of grace I dare address, For Jesus is my righteousness.

7 Though faint my pray'rs, and cold my love,

My steadfast hope shall not remove,
While Jesus intercedes above.

8 Against me earth and hell combine; But on my side is pow'r divine; JESUS is all, and he is mine.

35. All in all. P. M.

Looking unto Jesus.-HEBREWS xii. 2.


LAMB of God, we fall before thee,
Humbly trusting in thy cross:
That alone be all our glory
All things else we count but loss.


2 Thee we own a perfect Saviour,
Only source of all that's good:
Every grace and every favour
Comes to us through JESU's blood.

[3 JESUS gives us true repentance, By his Spirit sent from heaven; He pronounces the sweet sentence, "Son, thy sins are all forgiven.'

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4 Faith he gives us, to believe it; Grateful hearts, his love to prize; Want we wisdom? He must give it, Hearing ears, and seeing eyes.

5 JESUS gives us pure affections;
Wills to do what he requires;
Makes us follow his directions;
And what he commands, inspires.]

7 When we live on JESU's merit,

Then we worship God aright;

Then we savingly unite.

6 All our prayers and all our praises—
Humbly offer'd in his name-
He that dictates them, is JESUS,
He that answers, is the same.

8 Every grace and every favour,
Great or good whate'er we call,
Have we only in the Saviour;-
JESUS CHRISr is "all in all.”

36. Desire of Nations. C.M.

The Desire of all nations shall come: and I will fill this
house with glory, saith the Lord of Hosts.-HAG. ii. 7.
COME, thou Desire of Nations, come,
And aid our feeble tongues;
While we thy worthy praise attempt
In our unworthy songs.

2 By faith we see, and we adore
Thy mercy, pow'r, and love;
And drawn by grace from sense and sin
To thee our spirits move.

3 Yes, JESUS, thou art our desire,
In thee our wishes meet;

Nor can the whole creation's round
Afford a name so sweet.

4 Let carnal minds for pleasure strive And after wealth aspire;

Our choice is made, our hearts are fix'd, For CHRIST is our desire.

5 Pity the nations, gracious Lord,
Where thou art yet unknown;
Be their desire as well as ours,
And make the world thine own.

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37. Foundation. C. M.

Behold, I lay in Sion a chief corner-stone, elect, precious: and he that believeth on him shall not be confounded.1 PET. ii. 6.

BEHOLD the sure Foundation-stone,
Which God in Zion lays,
To build our heav'nly hopes upon,
And his eternal praise.

2 Chosen of GOD, to sinners dear,
And saints adore the name;
They trust their whole salvation here,
Nor shall they suffer shame.

3 Though foolish builders may despise
This stone with blind disdain;
Yet thereupon thy Church shall rise,
And foes shall rage in vain.

4 What tho' the gates of hell withstood, Yet must this building rise; 'Tis thy own work, Almighty God, And wond'rous in our eyes.

38. Foundation. P.M.

Other foundation can no man lay than that is laid, which is JESUS CHRIST.-1 COR. iii. 11.

HAD I ten thousand gifts beside,
I'd cleave to JESUS crucify'd,
And build on him alone;

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