« ForrigeFortsæt »
Whither should a sinner go?
4 What though all my nature's sin?
5 Him to know is life and peace,
69. The Propitiation for Sin. 8—8—6.
Being justified freely by his grace, through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus; whom God hath set forth to be a propitiation through faith in his blood.-ROM. iii. 24, 25.
O THOU that hear'st the prayer of faith, Wilt thou not save a soul from death, That casts itself on thee?
I have no refuge of my own,
2 Deliver'd in the sinner's stead,'
3 Then, shatch me from eternal death,
By him some word of life impart,
4 The king of terrors then would be
Leaving the world and earthly things,
70. The Purifier of his People. C.M.
Jesus answered him, if I wash thee not thou hast no part in me.-JOHN Xiii. 8.
FOR ever here my rest shall be,
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:
4 Th' atonement of thy blood apply,
71. The Refuge of his People. 78.
Thou hast been a strength to the poor, a strength to the needy in his distress, a refuge from the storm, a shadow from the heat. ISAIAH xxv. 4.
JESU, lover of my soul,
O receive my soul at last! 2 Other refuge have I none;
Hangs my helpless soul on thee;
Still support and comfort me!
All my help from thee I bring;
With the shadow of thy wing!
3 Thou, O CHRIST, art all I want;
Raise the fallen, cheer the faint,
I am all unrighteousness;
grace. 4 Plenteous grace with thee is found, Grace to pardon all my sin; Let the healing streams abound; Make and keep me pure within! Thou of life the fountain art,
Freely let me take of thee;
72. The Refuge of his People. C.M.
The Lord will be a refuge for the oppressed, a refuge in times of trouble. And they that know thy name will put their trust in thee: for thou, Lord, hast not forsaken them that seek thee.-PSALM ix. 9, 10.
HE who on earth as Man was known,
2 While harps unnumber'd sound his praise,
In yonder world above;
3 His righteousness to faith reveal'd,
4 This land, thro' which his pilgrims go, Is desolate and dry;
But streams of grace from him o'erflow,
3 When troubles, like a burning sun,
6 How glorious he! how happy they
73. The Resurrection & Life. C.M.
JESUS said unto her, I am the resurrection and the life : he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live.-John xi. 25.
"I AM," saith CHRIST, our glorious head (May we attention give), "The resurrection of the dead, "The life of all that live,
2 "By faith in me, the soul receives "New life, though dead before; "And he that in my name believes, "Shall live to die no more."