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2 When, touch'd with penitent remorse,

Our follies past we mourn, With what a tenderness of love

He meets our first return!
3 From beav'n He sent His only SON

To ransom us with blood,
To snatch us from the burning pit,

When on it's brink we stood.
4. From death and hell He leads us up

By a delightful way;
And the bright beams of endless life

Doth round our path display.
5 Great God, we wonder, and adore;

And, to exalt such grace,
We long to learn the songs of heav'n

Ere yet we reach the place.

Lymn.

Relying on Christ alone. 1 JESUS, the sinner's Friend, to Thee,

Lost and undone, for aid I flee;
Weary of earth, myself, and sin:

Open Thine arms, and take me in. 2 Pity, and heal my sin-sick soul; 'Tis Thou alone can’st make me whole : Fall'n, till in me Thine image shine,

And lost I am, till Thou art mine. 3 The mansion for Thyself prepare,

Dispose my heart by ent’ring there!
'Tis this alone can make me clean;
'Tis this alone can cast out sin. ,

4 At last I own it cannot be

That I should fit myself for Thée:
Here then to Thee I all resign:
Thine is the work, and onły Thine.

5 What shall I say Thy grace to move?

LORD, I am sin,-but Thou art love:
I give up ev'ry plea beside,
“ LORD, I am lost, but Thou hast sed."

Lymn.
Relying on Christ alone.

1 JESUS, to Thee I now can fly,

On whom my help is laid;
Opprest by sins, I lift my eye,

And see the shadows fade..

2 Believing on my Lord, I find

A sure and present aid :
On Thee alone my constant mind

Be ev'ry moment stay'd.

3 Whate'er in me seems wise, or good,

Or strong, I here disclaim :
I wash my garments in the blood

Of the atoning LAMB.

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4 Jesus, my strength, my life, my rest,

On Thee will I depend, ..
Till summon’d to the marriage-feast,

When faith in sight shall end.

* Hymn.

Faith implored. 1 AUTHOR of faith, eternal Word!

Whose SPIRIT breathes the active flame'; Faith, like it's FINISHER and LORD,

To-day, as yesterday, the same: 2 To Thee our humble hearts aspire,

And ask the gift unspeakable: Increase in us the kindled fire,

In us the work of faith fulfil. 3 To him that in Thy Name believes,

Eternal life with Thee is giv'n ; Into Himself He all receives,..

Pardon, and holiness, and heav'n. 4. The things unknown to feeble sense,

Unseen by reason's glimm'ring ray,', With strong, commanding evidence,

Their heav’nly origin display. 5 Faith lends it's realizing light,

The clouds disperse, the shadows fly;
Th’ Invisible appears in sight,

And God is seen by mortal eye.

Hymn.

A living and a dead' Faithe , MISTAKEN souls! that dream of heav'n,

And make their empty boast Of inward joys, and sins forgiv'n,

While they are slaves to lust.

2 Vain are our fancies, airy flights,

If faith be cold and dead;
None but a living pow'r unites

To Christ the living head.
3 'Tis faith that changes all the heart;
. "Tis faith that works by love;
That bids all sinful joys depart,

And lifts the thoughts above.
Faith must obey her FATHER'S will,

As well as trust His grace;
A pard’ning God is jealous still

For His own holiness.
5 When from the curse He sets us free,

He makes our natures clean; Nor would He send His Son to be

The minister of sin.
6 His SPIRIT purifies our frame,

And seals our peace with God;
JESUS, and His salvation, came

By water and by blood.

Hymn.

A living Faith only saving. 1 THE pray'r that flows from hearts sincere

Is pleasing to the Lord above; While empty words offend His ear, ,

And His almighty vengeance move, 2 Easy indeed were it to reach

A mansion in the realms above, If swelling words and fluent speech . Might serve, instead of faith and love.

3 But none shall gain that blissful place,

And God's unclouded glory see,
Who talk of free and sov'reign grace,

Unless that grace has made them free,

4 To us then, gracious LORD! impart

A living faith, that works by love;
A faith that purifies the heart,

And makes us meet for joys above.

Hyinn.
Pleasantness of Religion.

, HAPPY the souls to Jesus join'd,

And sav'd by grace alone!
Walking in all His ways, they find

Their heav'n on earth begun.

2 The church triumphant in Thy love,

Their mighty joys we know:
They sing the Lamb in hymns above,

And we in hymns below.

3 Thee, in Thy glorious realm, they praise,

And bow before Thy throne!
We, in the kingdom of Thy grace:

The kingdoms are but one.

4. The holy to the Holiest leads:

From thence our spirits rise;
And he that in Thy statutes treads,

Shall meet Thee in the skies.

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