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15 From Christ their varied gifts derive These thy God ordains to bless And, fed by him, their graces live;
The widow and the fatherless. Whilst guarded by his potent band, 5 When thine olive plants increasing, Amidst the rage of hell they stand.
Pour their plenty o'er thy plain, 6 So shall the bright succession rin, Grateful thou shalt take the blessing, Through all the courses of the sun; But not search the bow again. Whilst unborn churches, by their care, Chorus. These, &c.
Shall rise and flourish large and fair. 6 When thy favour'd vintage flowing, 7 Jesus, our Lord, their hearts shall Gladdens thy autumnal scene,
know Own the bounteous hand bestowing, The spring whence all these blessing But thy vines the poor sball glean,
flow; Chorus. These, &c.
Pastors and people shout his praise, 7 Still we read thy word declaring Through the long round of endless days
Mercy, Lord, thine own decree; Mercy, every sorrow sharing,
HYMN LVII. Warms the heart resembling thee."
Prayer for Ministers. 8 Still the orphan and the stranger, VATHER of mercies! bow thine ear, Still the widow owns thy care,
Attentive to our earnest prayer; Screen'd by thee in every danger, Heard by thee in every prayer.
We plead for those who plead for thee,
Successful pleaders may they be!
2 How great their work, how vast their HYMN LVI.
Do thou their anxious souls enlarge; At the Ordination or Institution of a Tbeir best acquirements are our gain, Minister.
We share the blessings they obtain. CATHER of mercies ! in thy house 3 Clothe, then, with energy divine,
We pay our homage and our vows; Their words, and let those words be Whilst with a grateful heart we share
thine; These pledges of our Saviour's care. To them thy sacred truth reveal, 2 The Saviour, when to heaven he rose, Suppress their fear, inflame their zeal.' In splendid triumph o'er his foes, 4 Teach them to sow the precious seed, Scatter'd his gifts on men below, Teach them thy chosen flock to feed; And wide his royal bounties flow. Teach thein immortal souls to gain 3 Hence sprang the Apostle's honour'a Souls that will well reward their pair, name,
5 Let thronging multitudes around, Sacred beyond heroic fame;
Hear from their lips the joyful sound; Herce dictates the prophetic sage, In humble strains thy grace implore, And hence the evangelic page.
And feel thy new-creating power. 4 ir lower forms, to bless our eyes,
6 Let sinners break their massy chains Pastors from hence and Teachers rise; Distressed souls forget their pains; Wto, though with feebler rays they Let light through distant 'realms be shine,
spread, & mark a long extended line. And Zion rear her drooping head.
Whenever the Hymns are used at the celebration of divine service, a certain portion or por
trons of the Psalms of David in metre shall also be ming.
AN ALPHABETICAL TABLE,
SHOWING WHERE TO FIND EACH PSALM BY ITS BEGINNING.
Page Against all those that strive with me 18 Lord, hear the voice of my complaint 32 As pants the hart for cooling streams 22 Lord, let thy just decrees the king 36 At length, by certain proofs, 'tis Lord, not to us, we claim no share 62 plain
37 Lord, save me, for thy glorious name 28 Behold, O God, low heathen hosts 42 Lord, thou hast granted to thy land 45 Bless God, my soul; thou Lord, alone 54 Lord, who's the happy man that may 8 Bless God, ye servants, that attend 73 My crafty foe, with flattering art 19 Defend me, Lord, from shame 16 My God, my God, why leav'st thou Deliver me, O Lord, my God 30
12 » Do thou, O God, in mercy help 29 My soul for belp on God relies 31
For ever bless'd be God the Lord 77 My soul, inspired with sacred love 59
$2 From my youch up, may Israel say 72 No change of time shall ever shock 9 Give ear, thou Judge of all the earth 28 O all ye people, clap your hands 25
God in the great assembly stands 440 come, loud anthems let us sing 50 • God is onr refuge in distress 25 of mercy's never-tailing spring 52
God's temple crowns the holy mount 46 O God, who hast our troops dispersed 30 * Had not the Lord, may Israel say 71 O God, my gracious God, to thee
Happy the man whose tender care 220 God, my heart is fully bent 59 Have mercy, Lord, on me
270 God, whose former mercies make 60 Henr, O my people, to my law 400 God of hosts, the mighty Lord 45 He's blest whose sins have pardon O God, to whom revenge belongs gain'd
16\o Israel's Shepherd, Joseph's Guide 43 He that has God his guardian inade 49 O Lord, thou art my righteous Judge 4 Hold not thy peace, o Lord our God 44O Lord, my God, since I have placed 4 How blest are they, who always keep 64 O Lord, niy rock, to thee I cry 15 How blest is he, who ne'er consents 30 Lord, our fathers oft have told 23 How good and pleasant must it be 490 Lord, to my relief draw near 36
How long wili thou forget me, Lord 70 Lord, the Saviour and defence 48 - How many, Lord, of late are grown 30 Lord, I am not proud of heart 72 How vast must their advantage be 73 On thee, who dwell'st above the skies 71 I'll celebrate thy praises, Lord 15 0 praise the Lord, for he is good 63 In deep distress I oft have cry'd 700 praise the Lord, with one consent 73 In Judah the Almighty's known 390 praise the Lord, and thou, my soul 78 In thee I put my steadfast trust 36 O praise the Lord with hymns of joy 78 In vain, o man of lawless might 27|0 praise ye the Lord
79 I waited meekly for the Lord 21 O praise the Lord in that blest place 80 Jebovah reigns, let all the earth 51 O render thanks, and bless the Lord 55 Jebovah reigns; let therefore all 52 0 render thanks to God above
56 Judge me, 0 Lord, for I the paths 14 O 'was a joyful sound to hear 70 Just Judge of beaven, against my O thou, to whom all creatures bow 5 foes
23 Praise ye the Lord; our God to Let all the just to God, with joy 17 praise
61 Let all the listening world atiend 25 Preserve me, Lord, from crafty foes 75 Let all the lands, with shouts of joy 33 Protect me from my cruel foes Let David, Lord, a constant place 72 Resolved to watch o'er all my ways 21 Let God, the God of battle rise 33 Save me, O God, from waves that Lord, hear the voice of my complaint 4 roll
85 Lord, hear my cry, regard my prayer 31 Since I have placed my trust in God Te, hear my prayer, and to my cry 76 Since godly men decay, 0 Lord
Page Sing to the Lord a new-made sung 51 To God, in whom I trust Sing to the Lord a new-made song 52 To God I cry'd, who to my help Speak, O ye judges of the earth 29 To God, our never failing strength 43 Sure wicked fools must needs suppose 7 To God your grateful voices raise 58 That man is blest who stands in awe 61 To God the mighty Lord Thee I will bless, my God and King 77 To God, with mournful voice The heavens declare thy glory, Lord 10 To my complaint, O Lord my God 46 The king, O Lord, with songs of To my just plea and sad complaint praise
u To Sion's hill I lift my eyes The Lord hath spoke, the mighty To thee, my God and Saviour, I 46 God
26 To thee, o God, we render praise 9 The Lord himself, the mighty Lord 13 To thee, O Lord, my cries ascend 78 The Lord, the only God, is great 25 We build with fruitless cost, unless 71 The Lord to thy request attend 11 When I pour out my soul in prayer 59 The Lord unto my Lord thus spake 60 When Israel, by th' Almighty led The man is blest that fears the Lord 71 When Sion's God her sons recall'd 71 The spacious earth is all the Lord's 13 When we, our weary limbs to rest The wicked fools must sure suppose 28 Who place on Sion's God their trust 71 Through all the changing scenes While I the King's loud praise reof life 17 hearse
94 Though wicked men grow rich or Whom should I fear, since God great
14 Thou, Lord, by strictest search hast Why hast thou cast us off, O God known
75 With cheerful notes let all the earth 68 Thy chastening wrath, O Lord, re With glory clad, with strength arstrain 20 ray'd
50 Thy dreadful anger, Lord, restrain 4 With my whole heart, my God and Thy mercy, Lord, to me extend 29
74 Thy mercies, Lord, shall be my song 47 With restless and ungovern drage Thy presence why withdraw'st thou, With one consent let all the eartb 52 Lord 6 Ye boundless realms of joy
79 To bless thy chosen race
33 Ye princes. that in might excel 15 To celebrate thy praise, O Lord 5 Ye saints and servants of the Lord 61
SHOWING WHERE TO FIND EACH HYMN BY ITS BEGINNING.
Page Alas, what hourly dangers rise 89 How long, thou faithful God, shall I 89 All-glorious God, what hymns of How helpless guilty nature lies 89 praise
85 How long shall earth's alluring toys 90 And are we now brought near to Life is the time to serve the Lord 90 God
83 Lord! for the just thou dost provide 85 Awaké, my soul, and with the sun 91 Lord of life, all praise excelling 93 Before Jehovah's awful throne 92 My God, and is thy table spread 82 Christ from the dead is rais'd, and My God, since thou hast raised me made
86 Come, Holy Ghost! Creator, come 82 Now may the God of grace and Come, Holy Spirit, heavenly Dove 82
85 Come, Lord, and warm each lan O that my load of sin were gone 89 guid heart
89|0 thou that hear'st when sinners cry 88 Come, we that love the Lord
90 Our Lord is risen from the dead 88 Eternal source of every joy 93 Salvation doth to God belong 85 Far from my thoughts, vain world, Since Christ our Passover is slain 81
92 Should rature's charms to please Father of mercies ! in thy word 93
98 Father of mercies ! in thy house 94 The God of life, whose constant care 83 Father of mercies ! bow thine ear 94 The Lord my pasture shall prepare 84 From whence these direrdi omens The spacious firmament on high 84 round
81 Thou, God, all glory, honour, power 82 God of the seas! thine awful voice 85 To our Redeemer's glorious name 92 Go forth, ye heralds, in my name 87. To Jesus, our exalted Lord
92 Go preach my Gospel, saith the Welcome, sweet day of rest
87 When all thy mercies, O my God 84 Glory to thee, my God, this night 91 When dangers, woes, or death are Hark the glad sound, the Saviour nigh
85 87 When, rising from the bed of death 83 Hark! from the tombs, a mourrful When we are raised from deep dissound 93 tress
86 Hear what the voice from heaven When I can read my title clear 90 declares
86 Wbile angels thus, O Lord, rejoice 81 He's come! let every knee be bent 82 While shepherds watch'd their He dies! the Friend of sinners dies 88 flocks by night
81 How beauteous are their feet 87 Ve humble souls, approach your How oft, alas! this wretched heart 88' God
67, 68, 71 and 75.
secution of his enemies, and prays for deliverance, Psalms 22, 35, 41 and 55.
41, 35, 55 and 69.
verse 29, &c. Psalm 118, verse 22, &c.
verse 7 to the end, Psalms 8,21, 72, 89, 110, 118 and 132.