Hymns, &c. composed on various subjects (Google eBook)

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Printed by M. Lewis, 1769
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Page 131 - Christ and buy. 3 Let not conscience make you linger, Nor of fitness fondly dream; All the fitness He requireth, Is to feel your need of Him; This He gives you ; 'Tis the Spirit's rising beam.
Page 132 - Lo ! the incarnate God ascended, Pleads the merit of his blood ; Venture on him, venture wholly, Let no other trust intrude : None but Jesus, Can do helpless sinners good.
Page 199 - This heart, this frozen heart of mine! 2 [The rocks can rend, the earth can quake, The seas can roar, the mountains shake; Of feeling all things show some sign, But this unfeeling heart of mine.] 3 To hear the sorrows thou hast felt, Dear Lord, an adamant would melt; But I can read each moving line, And nothing move this heart of mine.
Page 199 - To take this stubborn stone away: And thaw, with beams of love divine, This heart, this frozen heart of mine! 2 [The rocks can rend, the earth can quake, The seas can roar, the mountains shake; Of feeling all things show some sign, But this unfeeling...
Page 163 - O tune our tongues, and set in frame Each heart that pants for thee. To sing, " Hosanna to the Lamb, The Lamb that died for me 1
Page 70 - Nothing but Thy blood, O Jesus, Can relieve us from our smart ; Nothing else from guilt release us ; Nothing else can melt the heart. Law and terrors do but harden, All the while they work alone ; But a sense of blood-bought pardon Soon dissolves a heart of stone.
Page 118 - The faith that unites to the Lamb, And brings such salvation as this, Is more than mere notion or name, The work of God's Spirit it is; A principle, active and young, That lives under pressure and load ; That makes out of weakness more strong, And draws the soul upward to God.
Page 131 - Let not conscience make you linger ; Nor of fitness fondly dream : All the fitness he requireth Is to feel your need of him ; This he gives you, 'Tis the Spirit's glimm'ring beam. 4 Cqme, ye weary, heavy-laden, Bruised and mangled by the fall, If you tarry till you 're better, You will never come at all ; Not the righteous, Sinners Jesus came to call.
Page 70 - JESUS is' our God and Saviour, Guide, and counsellor, and friend., Bearing all our misbehaviour, % Kind and loving to the end. Trust him ; he will not deceive us, Though we hardly of him deem; " He will never, never leave us; Nor will let us quite leave him.
Page 7 - COME, Holy Spirit, come, Let Thy bright beams arise, Dispel the darkness from our minds, And open all our eyes.

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