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3. Let joy and worship spend

The remnant of my days;
And to my God my soul ascend,

In sweet perfumes of praise.


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Hymn 344. L. M.
Another sabbath is begun;

doney Return my soul, enjoy thy rest,

Improve the day thy God has blest.
2. Come, bless the Lord, whose love assigns

So sweet a rest to wearied minds;
Provides an antepast of heav'n,

And gives this day the food of sev'n.
3. O that our thoughts and thanks may rise,
As grateful incence, to the skies;
And draw from heav'n that sweet repose,

Which none, but he who feels it, knows.. 4. This heav'nly calm, within the breast,

Is the dear pledge of glorious rest,
Which for the church of God remains,

The end of cares, the end of pains.
5, With joy, great God, thy works we view,

In various scenes both old and new;
With praise we think on mercies past,

With hope, we future pleasures taste. , 6. In holy duties let the day,

In holy pleasures pass away;
How sweet, a Sabbath thus to spend,',
In hope of one that ne'er shall end

Hymn 345. c. M. REQUENT the day of God returns


And yet how slow devotion burns!

How languid are its flames.
2. Accept our faint attempts to love,

Our frailties, Lord forgive;
We would be like thy saints above,

And praise thee while we live. 3. Increase, O Lord, our faith and hope,

And fit us to ascend,
Where the assembly ne'er breaks up,

The Sabbath ne'er shall end. 4. Where we shall breathe in heav'nly air,

With heav'nly lustre shine ;
Before the throne of God appear,

And feast on love divine.

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Hymn 346. s. M.
li ELCOME sweet day of rest;,

That saw the Lord arise,
Welcome to this reviving breast;

And these rejoicing eyes.
2. The King himself comes near,

And feasts his saints to-day ;
Here we may sit, and see him here,

And love, and praise and pray. 3. One day amidst the place

Where my dear God hath been,
Is sweeter than ten thousand days

Of pleasurable sin.
4: My willing soul would stay

in such a frame as this,
And sing and bear herself away

To everlasting bliss.

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Hymn 347. s. M. 1.

H W charming is the place
Unveils the beauties of his face,

And sheds his love abroad. 2. Not the fair palaces

To which the great resort,
Are once to be compar’d with this,

Where Jesus holds his court. 3. Here on the mercy seat,

With radiant glory crown'd
Our joyful eyes behold him sit,

And smile on all around.
4. To him their pray’rs and cries

Each humble soul presents :
He listens to their broken sighs,

And grants them all their wants. 5. To them his sov’reign will

He graciously imparts:
And in return accepts with smiles,

The tribute of their hearts. 6. Give me, O Lord, a place

Within thy blest abode,
Among the children of thy grace,

The servants of my God.

Hymn 348. 1. M.
WAY from ev'ry mortal care,

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We leave this worthless world afar,

And wait and worship near thy seat. 2. Lord, in the temple of thy grace,

We see thy feet, and we adore;
We gaze upon thy lovely face,
And learn the wonders of thy pow're.

3. Whilst here our various wants we mourely

And pray'r brings down a quick retum
Within thy temple, near thy side;
Still keep thy dwelling in my heart.

Duties and Privileges, Jude 20, 21.
THILST sinners, who presume to bear

The christian's sacred Dame,
Throw up the reigns to every lust,
2. Ye saints, preserv'd in Christ and called,
And, whilst he breathes his quick'ning grace,

The grace your Lord shall give,
When all his saints shali from his hands

United groans ascend on high;

Of blessings in variety. 4. Father! my soul would still abide, But if my feet must hence departe

Hymn 349. c. 1,

And glory in their shame :

Detest their impious ways,
And on the basis of your faith

An heav'nly temple raise.
3. Upon the Spirit's promis'd aid

Depend from day to day,

Adore, and praise, and pray.
4. Preserve unquench'd your love to

And let the flame arise,
And higher and still higher blazer

"Till it ascends the skies.
5. With a transporting joy expect



Their crowns of life receive.

Hymn 350. C. M. "LORD, in the morning thou shalt hear

My voice ascending high ;


To thee will I direct my pray'r,

To thee lift up mine eye ;
2. Up to the hills where Christ is gone,

To plead for all his saints,
Presenting at his Father's throne

Our songs and our complaints. 3. Yes, to thy house will I resort, To taste thy mercies here;

; I will frequent thy holy court,

And worship in thy fear.
4. O may thy Spirit guide my feet

In ways of righteousness!
Make ev'ry path of duty straight,

And plain before my face,

Hymn 351. P. M.
When consecrating a Church,
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O’er heav'n and earth he reigns,

Through everlasting days:
He with a nod the world controuls,

Sustains or sinks the distant poles. 2. To earth he bends his throne,

His throne of grace divine;
Wide is his bounty known,

And wide his glories shine :
Fair Salem, still his chosen rest,

Is with his smiles and presence blest. 3. Then, King of Glory, come,

And with thy favour crown
This temple as thy dome,

This people as thy own:
Within this House, O deign to show,
How God can dwell with men below.

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