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3 To thee we all our ways commit,
And seek our comforts near thy feet;
And guard and guide us still as thine. 4 Give us in thy beloved house
Again to pay our grateful vows;
CHRISTIAN PSALMIST. The good Seed. After Sermon. 1 ALMIGHTY God, thy word is cast
Like seed into the ground;
And righteous fruits abound.
This holy seed remove;
The rising plant destroy ;
The fruits of peace and joy.
To raise us to thy throne,
That we reject thy Son.
Thy quickening grace bestow,
Its saving power may know.
Bishop HEBER The Sced of the Word. 1 O GOD, by whom the seed is given,
By whom the harvest blest; Whose word, like manna showered from heaven,
Is planted in our breast; 2 Preserve it from the passing feet,
And plunderers of the air ; The sultry sun's intenser heat,
And weeds of worldly care.
Do thou thy grace supply ;
Shall ripen in the sky.
RIPPOK S COL. The Seed soun. 1 NOW, Lord, the heavenly seed is sown,
Be it thy servants' care
By humble, fervent prayer.
And water, too, in vain;
Send down thy heavenly rain.
Begin this song divine: -
Peace with God.
TO all thy faithful people, Lord,
Pardon and peace impart;
Thy love in every heart;
8s & 7 M. TOPLADY's Col.
Hymn of Dismission.
Hope and comfort from above ;
Triumph in redeeming love. 2 Thanks we give, and adoration,
For thy gospel's joyful sound;
In our hearts and lives abound.
J. NEWTON. Benediction. 1 MAY the grace of Christ our Savior,
And the Father's boundless love,
Rest upon us from above.
With each other and the Lord,
Joys which earth cannot afford.
J. NEWTON. Benediction. 1 NOW may He who from the dead
Brought the Shepherd of the sheep, Jesus Christ, our King and Head,
All our souls in safety keep. 2 May he teach us to fulfil
What is pleasing in his sight, Perfect us in all his will,
And preserve us day and night.
Estlin. Dorology. 1 THOU art the first, and thou the last;
Time centres all in thee;
And evermore shall be.
And every heart be love,
And nobler songs above.
DODDRIDGE. Christ's Regard to little Children. 1 SEE Israel's gentle Shepherd stand
With all-engaging charms;
And folds them in his arms!
2 " Permit them to approach,” he cries,
“Nor scorn their humble name ; For 'twas to bless such souls as these,
The Lord of angels came."
And yield them up to thee;
Thine let our offspring be.
Ye children, seek his face,
The blessings of his grace.
God's guardian care we trust;
If weeping o'er their dust.
PARADISE ST. COL. Children devoted to God. 1 LORD, what our ears have heard,
Our eyes, delighted, trace -
To Zion's chosen race.
And mark them out for thine ;
For goodness so divine. 3 Thee let the fathers own,
And thee the sons adore ;
To be forgot no more.