Page images
PDF
EPUB

TEMPERANCE.

214

0 THOU, BEFORE WHOSE PRESENCE.

“Jesu, Magister Bone.” 7. 6. 7. 6. D. REV. SAMUEL JOHN STONE, (1839—

) 1889.

Rev. John Bacchus Dykes, (1823–1876) 1875.

1. 0 Thou be - fore whose presence Naught e vil may come in, 2. Fierce is our sub • tle foe - man: The for - ces at his hand 3. So hast Thou wrought a

mong us

The great things that we see: 4. Lead on,

O Love and Mer - cy, O Pu - ri - ty and Power;

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors]

O give us

no - ble
pur - rose To

set the sin-bound free, All they who war a · gainst them, In strife so keen and long, For bright hope is up - lift - ing. Faint hands and fee - ble knees, Till aữl who prayed and strug-gled To set their breth-ren free,

And Christ-like ten - der pit - y To seek the lost for Thee.
Must in their Sa-vior's ar mor Be strong-er than the strong.
To strive be-neath Thy bless - ing For great-er things than these.
In triumph meet to praise Thee, Most Ho - ly Trin - i - ty. A-men.

[merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors][ocr errors][ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors]

be un

Must the red - cross ban ner Let a watch, good Chris - tians, Can ye bid the Dev il, Then a crown im

mor tal

On · ly

furled. Guard those por -tals well.

And the world de - part? Shall a dorn your brow.

[merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors]

i · ron chains, Compared with those that chafe the soul. trib - ute bring, For hap-pier home and bright-er days! hus band freed! The or- phan clasps a fa - ther found! chains to bind His weak-er broth - er in the dust.

A-men.

217

RETURN, O WANDERER, RETURN.

L. M. REV. WILLIAM BENGO COLLYER, (1782—1854) 1812. 1 Return, O wanderer, return,

3 Return, I wanderer, return, And seek an injured Father's face; Thy Savior bids thy spirit'live; Those warm desires, that in thee burn

Go to His bleeding feet, and learn Were kindled by reclaiming grace. How freely Jesus can forgive. 2 Return, O wanderer, return, And seek a Father's melting heart;

4 Return, O wanderer, return, His pitying eyes thy grief discern,

And wipe away the falling tear : His hand shall heal thine inward

'Tis God who says, “No longer mourn."

'Tis mercy's voice invites thee near. smart.

GIVING.
LORD, TEACH US THE LESSON OF LOVING.

218

[merged small][merged small][ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small]

6 -8

les - son of all. ver y next thing;

O Thou who dost love lit - tle chil - dren, How Our love al-ways ought to be show ing, What

ten - der and sweet is Thy call! of-ferings and fruit it can bring;

Now help us to hear it and There are ma - ny who know not Thy

give Thee,

cy,

The love Thou art ask

ing to There are mil - lions in dark - ness and

day-
woe

Then
Our

mer

help us to love one an - oth - er, prayers and our gifts are all need - ed,

For this we most earnest-ly pray.
And all can do something, we know.

[merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][graphic][subsumed][ocr errors][subsumed][subsumed][ocr errors][subsumed][ocr errors][ocr errors][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][ocr errors][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][merged small]
« PreviousContinue »