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HYMN 30. P. M.

God's Love unchangeable. 1 Come, thou fount of ev'ry blessing, Tune my heart to sing thy praise; Streams of mercy never ceasing,

Call for songs of loudest praise. Teach me some melodious sonnet,

Sung by flaming tongues above : See the mount-I'm fix'd upon

itMount of God's unchanging love.

2 Here I find my richest treasure,

Hither by thy help I'm come;
And I hope, by thy good pleasure,

Safely to arrive at home.
Jesus sought me when a stranger,

Wand'ring from the fold of God;
He to save my soul from danger,

Interpos'd his precious blood.

3 O! to grace how great a debtor, Daily I'm constrain❜d to be! Let thy grace now, like a fetter,

Bind my wand'ring heart to thee: Prone to wander, Lord I feel it—

Prone to leave the God I loveHere's my heart-O take and seal it; Seal it for thy courts above.

HYMN 31. P. M.

The Day Star, or spread of Light.

1 When through the cheerless long and gloomy night,
The weary pilgrim plods his lonely way,
Anxious he looks for some faint gleam of light,
Some friendly token of approaching day.

2 Oft to the east he turns his searching gaze,
Eying the orbs that slowly seem to rise;
At length he sees the long! long! wish'd for rays,
Of the blest day-star from the orient skies.

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3 Oh how the sight cheers the desponding soul,
With resolution new he presses on;
Quickens his pace to reach the destin❜d gaol,
His fears, his horrors, and forebodings gone.
4 Thus on the night of superstition's gloom,

The gospel day-star shines with heavenly fire;
Its light dispels the darkness of the tomb;

At its approach the shades of doubt retire.

5 Celestial star, dispense thy beams around,

Through the dark region of the human mind,
Till not a doubting soul on earth is found-
Till unbelief shall not one captive bind.

6 Oh heavenly star! thou art th' unerring sign
That day, with its broad splendors, is at hand,
When gospel truth o'er the whole earth shall shine,
And peace triumphant reign in every land.

HYMN 32. C. M.

Suitable for the Funeral of a Preacher.
1 Farewell dear friend, a long farewell,
For we shall meet no more,

Till we are raised with thee to dwell
On Zion's happier shore.

2 And is he dead? No, no, he lives,
His noble spirit flies,

To heaven above, and there receives
The long expected praise.

3 Farewell dear friend, again farewell,
Soon we shall rise to thee;
And when we meet no tongue can tell,
How great our joys shall be.

4 In robes of innocence and love,
His spotless soul is drest,
And all the angelic hosts above,
Rejoice to see him blest.

5 Then let us dry our mournful tears,
From every gloomy grief refrain;
In heaven our pastor now appears,
And shall forever reign.

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6 A little while and we shall
To yonder happy skies,
And join our friends we lov'd below,
In everlasting joys..

HYMN 33. C. M

Winchester's Farewell-sung in his last moments. 1 Farewell dear friends in Christ below, I bid you all a short adieu; My time is come, I long to go,

I trust I soon my Lord shall view.

2 I thank you for your kindness shown,
My Saviour will reward you all;
I leave you with the Lord alone,

Till he from earth your souls shall call.

3 Farewell dear neighbors, brethren, friends,
I hope we soon shall meet with joy;
My heavenly father for me sends,
I go where nothing can annoy.

4 Adieu to you my enemies;

You that have sought to do me harm,
By slander, envy, rage and lies;
But God upheld me with his arm.

5 I wish you all eternal life,

I owe you not the least ill will;
My soul is free from wrath and strife,
Though me you hate, I love you still.

6 Adieu thou sun, ye stars and moon

No longer shall I need your light;
My God 's my sun, he makes my noon-
My day shall never change to night.

7 Adieu to all things here below-

Vain world I leave thy fleeting toys;

Adieu to sin, fear, pain and woe,
And welcome bright eternal joys.

8 Temptations, troubles, griefs adieu, Sorrows bedew my face no more, I go to pleasures ever new,

Where toils and strifes and griefs are o'er.

9 Now I have done with earthly things,
And all to come is boundless bliss;
My eager spirit spreads her wings--
Jesus says come, I answer, yes.

10 Weep not, dear friends, I tell you all,
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to dwell with Christ on high,
I hear my blessed Saviour's call,
And trusting in his promise, die.

11 Father I come to thee on high,

All things below I leave behind;
The fountain of eternal love

Is open'd to my joyful mind. 12 Eternity, transporting sound,

While God exists my heaven remains;
Fulness of joy that knows no bound,
Shall make my soul forget her pain.

HYMN 34.

When shall we all meet again.

1 When shall we all meet again,
When shall we all meet again;
Oft shall glowing hope expire,.
Oft shall we in love retire;
Oft shall death and sorrow reign,
Ere we all shall meet again.

2 Tho' in distant lands we sigh,
Parch'd beneath the hostile sky;
Tho' the deep between us rolls,
Friendship shall unite our souls,
And in fancy's wide domain,
Oft shall we all meet again.

3 When the dreams of life are fled,
When its wasted lamps are dead,
When in cold oblivion's shade,
Beauty, wealth and fame are laid;
Where immortal spirits reign,
There may we all meet again.

HYMN 35.
Pentecost Hymn.

1 The Lord into his garden comes,
The spices yield a rich perfume,
The lilies grow and thrive;
Refreshing showers of grace divine,
From Jesus flows the living vine,
And make the dead revive.

20 that this dry and barren ground
In springs of water may abound,

And fruitful soil become ;
The desert blossoms as the rose
When Jesus conquers all his foes,
And makes his people one.

HYMN 36.

The Gloom of Autumn.

1 Hail! ye sighing sons of sorrow,
View with me the Autumnal gloom,
Learn from thence your fate to-morrow,
Dead, perhaps laid in the tomb.
See all nature fading, dying,

Silent, all things seem to mourn; Life from vegetation flying,

Brings to mind the mouldering urn.

2 Oft the Autumn tempest rising,
Makes the lofty forest nod;
Scenes of nature, how surprising--
Read in nature nature's God.
See our Sovereign sole Creator,
Lives eternal in the sky,
While we mortals yield to nature,
Bloom a while, then fade and die.

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