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A new peculiar race.

3 The Spirit, like some, heavenly wind,
Breathes on the sons of flesh;
Creates anew the carnal mind,
And forms the man afresh.

mf 4 Our quickened souls awake, and rise,

Prom the long sleep of death; < On heavenly things we fix our. eyes,

/ And praise employs our breath.

TRINITY.

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HYMN 221, 6s and 4s.

Invocation.

mf 1 riOME, thou almighty King!
\J Help us thy name to sing,

Help us to praise:
Father! all-glorious,
O'er all victorious,
Oome, and reign over us,

Ancient of days!

2 Oome, thou incarnate "Word! f Gird on thy mighty sword; — Our prayer attend:

Oome, and thy people bless,
And give thy word success;
Spirit of holiness!
On us descend.

3 Oome, holy Comforter!
Thy sacred witness bear,

In this glad hour:
mf Thou, who almighty art,
Now rule in every heart,
And ne'er from us depart,
/ Spirit of power!

4t To the great One in Three,
The highest praises be,
Hence evermore!

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m IT ET them neglect thy glory, Lord

±J "Who never knew thy grace;
mf But our loud songs shall still record
The wonders of thy praise.

f 2 We raise our shouts, 0 God! to thee,
And send them to thy throne;
All glory to th' united Three,—
The undivided One.

mf 3 'T was he—and we '11 adore his name—
That formed us by a word;
'T is he restores our ruined frame;—
Salvation to the Lord!

/' 4 Hosanna! let the earth and skies
Eepeat the joyful sound;
Rocks, hills, and vales reflect the voice,
In one eternal round.

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HYMN 223, C. M. \

Praise to the Trinity. i

mf 1 Tj1 ATHER of glory! to thy name \

A Immortal praise we give, J

Who dost an act of grace proclaim, ♦

And bid us rebels live. J

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2 Immortal honor to the Son,

Who makes thine anger cease;— Our lives he ransomed with his own, > And died to make our peace.

mf 3 To thine almighty Spirit be
Immortal glory given;
Whose influence brings us near to thee,
And trains us up for heaven.

; i f 4 Let men, with their united voice,
Adore th' eternal God,
And spread his honors and their joys,
Through nations far abroad.

5 Let faith, and love, and duty join
One general song to raise;
Let saints, in earth and heaven, combine,
In harmony and praise.

224

HYMN 224, I. M.

Prayer to the Trinity.

m 1 "PATHER of heaven! whose love profound J- A ransom for our souls hath found,—

mp Before thy throne we sinners bend; To us thy pard'ning love extend.

— 2 Almighty Son—incarnate "Word—

Our Prophet, Priest, Kedeemer, Lord! mp Before thy throne we sinners bend; To us thy saving grace extend.

— 3 Eternal Spirit! by whose breath

The soul is raised from sin and death,— mp Before thy throne we sinners bend;

> To us thy quickening power extend.

— 4 Jehovah!—Father, Spirit, Son!—

Mysterious Godhead—Three in One!

> Before thy throne we sinners bend;

— Grace, pardon, life to us extend.

QQ P\ HYMN 225, 6s and 4s.

As&KJ Prayer to the Triune Jeliovah.

m 1 T^HOU! whose almighty word
i- Ohaos and darkness heard,

And took their flight,—
Hear us, we humbly pray,
And, where the gospel's day
Sheds not its glorious ray,

"Let there be light!"

2 Thou! who didst come to bring,
On thy redeeming wing,

Healing and sight,—
Health to the sick in mind,
Sight to the inly blind,—
Oh! now to all mankind,

"Let there be light!"

3 Spirit of truth and love,
Life-giving holy Dove!

mf Speed forth thy flight:

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Move on the waters' face,
Bearing the lamp of grace,
And, in earth's darkest place,

"Let there be light!"
4 Holy, holy, holy,

Most glorious Trinity,—

"Wisdom, Love, Might! / Boundless as ocean's tide

Boiling in fullest pride,
O'er the earth, far and wide—

"Let there be light!"

QOfi HYMN 226, L. M.

/&/& O Praise to the father. Son and Spirit.

mf 1 BLEST be the Father and his love, -*} To which celestial source, we owe Bivers of endless joy above,

— And rills of comfort here below. / 2 Glory to thee, great Son of God!

> From whose dear wounded body rolls p A precious stream of vital blood—

> Pardon and life for dying souls.

— 3 "We give thee, sacred Spirit! praise,

> "Who, in our hearts of sin and woe,

< Mak'st living springs of grace arise,
f And into boundless glory flow.

4 Thus God the Father,—God the Son,—
And God the Spirit, we adore;—
That sea of life and love unknown,
"Without a bottom, or a shore.

nnw HYMN 227, 7s.

/£><&% Christians praising the Trinity.

mf 1 p BEAT the joy when Christians meet;

— U Christian fellowship, how sweet,—

< "When, their theme of praise the same, f They exalt Jehovah's name!

2 Sing we then eternal love,

— Such as did the Father move;—
He beheld the world undone,
Loved the world, and gave his Son.

mf 3 Sing the Son's unbounded love;—-
How he left the realms above,

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— Took our nature and our place,

Lived and died to save our race.

4 Sing we too the Spirit's love;— With our stubborn hearts he strove, < Chased the mists of sins away,

mf Turned our night to glorious day.

> 5 Great the joy, the union sweet, mf When the saints in glory meet!

Where the theme is still the same; f Where they praise Jehovah's name.

228

HYMN 228, 7s.

Communion with the Triune God.

m 1 TN" thy presence we appear;

J- Lord! we love to worship here,
When, within the veil, we meet
Thee upon thy mercy-seat.

mf 2 While thy glorious name is sung,

Touch our lips, and loose our tongue;

< Then our joyful souls shall bless
f Thee, the Lord, our righteousness.

— 3 While to thee our prayers ascend,

Let thine ear in love attend;
Hear us, for thy Spirit pleads;
Hear, for Jesus intercedes.

mp 4 While thy word is heard with awe,
And we tremble at thy law,

< Let the gospel's wondrous love mf Every doubt and fear remove.

— 5 While thy ministers proclaim

< Peace and pardon through thy name, mf In their voices, let us own

Jesus, speaking from the throne.

— 6 From thy house when we return,

Let our hearts within us burn;

That, at evening, we may say,—

"We have walked with God to-day."

99 Q HYMN 229, 8s and 7s.

<V/4v Praise to Father, Son and Spirit,

mf 1 HPO the Source of every blessing, -*- Grateful anthems let us raise;

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