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MORNING.

1 PART 1.

L.M. 1 AWAKE, my soul! and with the sun

A Thy daily stage of duty run;
Shake off dull sloth, and early rise

To pay thy morning sacrifice.
2 Redeem thy misspent time that's past,

And live this day as if thy last;
Thy talents to improve take care ;

For the great day thyself prepare. 3 Let all thy converse be sincere;

Thy conscience as the noon-day clear ;
For God's all-seeing eye surveys

Thy secret thoughts, thy works and ways. 4 Wake and lift up thyself, my heart !

And with the angels bear thy part,
Who all night long unwearied sing
High praises to the Eternal King.
PART II.

L.M. 1 ALORY to Thee who safe hast kept,

U And bast refreshed me while I slept ; Grant, Lord ! when I from death shall wake,

I may of endless light partake.
2 Lord! I my vows to Thee renew,

Scatter my sins as morning dew;
Guard my first springs of thought and will,

And with Thyself my spirit fill.
3 Direct, control, suggest this day

All I design, or do, or say;
That all my powers with all their might
In Thy sole glory may unite.

4 Praise God, from whom all blessings flow!

Praise Him, all creatures here below;
Praise Him above, angelic host;
Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost.
2

S.M. 1 PEHOLD the morning sun

D Begins his glorious way;
His beams through all the nations run,

And light and life convey. 2 But where the gospel shines,

It spreads diviner light;
It calls dead sinners from their tombs,

And gives the blind their sight. 3 How perfect is Thy word,

And all Thy judgments just!
For ever sure Thy promise, Lord,

And men securely trust.
4 I hear Thy word with love,

And I would fain obey;
Send Thy good Spirit from above

To guide me lest I stray!
5 While with my heart and tongue

I speak Thy praise abroad,
Accept the worship and the song,
My Saviour and my God!

3
1 DAY by day the manna fell :

D O to learn this lesson well!
Still by constant mercy fed,
Give me, Lord, my daily bread!
2 Lord ! my times are in Thy hand !

All my sanguine hopes have planned
To Thy wisdom I resign,
And would make Thy purpose mine.

3 Thou my daily task shalt gire:

Day by day to Thee I live;
So shall added years fulfil,

Not my own-my Father's will.
4 O to live exempt from care!

By the energy of prayer;
Strong in faith, with mind subdued,
Yet elate with gratitude !

L.M. 1 TORTH in Thy name, O Lord! we go

T Our daily labour to pursue;
Thee, only Thee, resolved to know,

In all we think, or speak, or do.
2 The task Thy wisdom hath assigned

( let us cheerfully fulfil;
In all our works Thy presence find,

And prove Thy good and perfect will.
3 Thee may we set at our right hand,
Whose eyes our inmost substance see,
And labour on at Thy command,

And offer all our works to Thee. 4. Give us to bear Thy easy yoke,

And every moment watch and pray;
And still to things eternal look,

And hasten to Thy glorious day.
5 For Thee delightfully employ
Whate'er Thy bounteous grace hath given;
And run our course with even joy,
And closely walk with Thee to heaven.

5

L.M. 1 COD of my life! through all its days

U My grateful powers shall sound Thy praise;
The song shall wake with opening light,
And cheer the dark and silent night.

2 When anxious cares invade my rest,

And grief distracts my throbbing breast;
Thy tuneful praises raised on high

Shall check the murmur and the sigh. 3 When death o'er nature shall prevail,

And all the powers of language fail,
Joy through my swimming eyes shall break,

And mean the thanks I cannot speak. 4. But oh! when that last conflict's o'er,

And I am chained to earth no more,
With what glad accents shall I rise,
To join the music of the skies!
6

L.M. I NEW every morning is the love

Our wakening and uprising prove; Through sleep and darkness safely brought,

Restored to life, and power, and thought. 2 New mercies, each returning day,

Hover around us while we pray;
New perils past, new sins forgiven,

New thoughts of God, new hopes of heaven. 3 If on our daily course our mind

Be get to hallow all we find,
New treasures still, of countless price,

God will provide for sacrifice.
4 The trivial round, the common task,

Will furnish all we need to ask ;
Room to deny ourselves ; a road

To bring us daily nearer God.
5 Seek we no more : content with these,

Let present rapture, comfort, ease,
As Heaven shall bid them, come and go;

The secret, this, of rest below.
6 Only, O Lord ! in Thy dear lore

Fit us for perfect rest above;
And help us, this and every day,
To live more nearly as we pray.

. L.M. 10 JESU ! Lord of heavenly grace,

U Thou brightness of Thy Father's face,
Thou fountain of eternal light,
Whose beams disperse the shades of night!
2 Come, Holy Sun of heavenly love!

Shower down Thy radiance from above;
And to our inward hearts convey

The Holy Spirit's cloudless ray.
3 May faith, deep rooted in the soul,

Subdue our flesh, our minds control;
May guile depart, and discord cease,

And all within be joy and peace.
4 Oh hallowed be the approaching day!

Let meekness be our morning ray,
And faithful love our noon-day light,

And hope our sunset, calm and bright. 5 O Christ ! with each returning morn,

Thine image to our hearts is borne;
Oh! may we ever clearly see
Our Saviour and our God in Thee !

L.M. 1 THOU! to whose all-searching sight

V The darkness shineth as the light; Search, prove my heart; it pants for Thee;

Oh! burst these bonds, and set it free! 2 As through this wilderness I stray,

Be thou my Light, be Thou my Way;
No foes, no evil, need I fear,

If Thou, my Lord ! my God! art near.
3 When rising floods my soul o'erflow,
When sinks my heart in waves of woe,
Jesu! Thy timely aid impart,

To raise my head, and cheer my heart. 4 Teach me, where'er Thy steps I see,

Dauntless, untired, to follow Thee;

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