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PSALM 95.

O taste and see that the Lord is We are His people, and the sheep of His good: blessed is the man that trusteth pasture. in Him.

Enter into His gates with thanksgiving, O fear the Lord, ye His saints : for there and into His courts with praise. is no want to them that fear Him.

Be thankful unto Him, and bless His Come, ye children, hearken unto me: name. I will teach you the fear of the Lord. For the Lord is good; His mercy is

Keep thy tongue from evil, and thy lips everlasting. from speaking guile.

And His truth endureth to all generations. Depart from evil and do good: seek

14. peace

and The of the Lord are upon the right

Forever, O Lord, Thy word is settled

in heaven. eous; and His ears are open unto their cry.

The Lord redeemeth the soul of His The entrance of Thy word giveth light. servants : and none of them that trust in

The law of the Lord is perfect,
Him shall be desolate.

Converting the soul.
The testimony of the Lord is sure,
Making wise the simple.

The statutes of the Lord are right, O come, let us sing unto the Lord :

Rejoicing the heart. Let us make a joyful noise to the Rock of

The commandment of the Lord is our salvation.

pure, Let us come before His presence with

Enlightening the eyes. thanksgiving,

Wherewithal shall a young man cleanse And make a joyful noise unto Him with

his way? psalms. For the Lord is a great God,

By taking heed thereto according to Thy

word. And a great King above all gods.

In His hand are the deep places of the 15. earth :

Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, The strength of the hills is His also.

And a light unto my path. The sea is His, and He made it :

I will delight myself in Thy statutes: And His hands formed the dry land.

I will not forget Thy word. O come, let us worship and bow down :

The word of the Lord is quick and Let us kneel before the Lord our Maker.

powerful For He is our God;

A discerner of the thoughts and intents And we are the people of His pasture ;

of the heart. and the sheep of His hand.

Let the word of Christ dwell in you 13. PSALM 100.

richly,

In all wisdom. Make a joyful noise unto the Lord, all

16. Serve the Lord with gladness: come be- Sanctify them through Thy truth; fore His presence with singing.

Thy word is truth. Know ye that the Lord, He is God : it

All flesh is as grass, is He that hath made us, and not we our- And all the glory of man as the flower of selves.

grass.

ye lands.

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The grass withereth, and the flower thereof fadeth away:

But the word of the Lord endureth for

ever.

Heaven and earth shall pass away:
But my word shall not pass away.
17. PSALM 121.
I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills,
From whence cometh my help.
My help cometh from the Lord,
Which made heaven and earth.
He will not suffer thy foot to be moved :
He that keepeth thee will not slumber.
Behold, He that keepeth Israel
Shall neither slumber nor sleep.
The Lord is thy keeper:

The Lord is thy shade upon thy right hand.

The sun shall not smite thee by day, Nor the moon by night.

The Lord shall preserve thee from all evil :

He shall preserve thy soul.

The Lord shall preserve thy going out and thy coming in,

From this time forth, and even for ever

Unto the testimony of Israel, to give thanks unto the name of the Lord.

For there are set thrones of judgment,
The thrones of the house of David.
Pray for the

peace of Jerusalem :
They shall prosper that love thee.
Peace be within thy walls,
And prosperity within thy palaces.

For my brethren and companions' sakes,

I will now say, Peace be within thee.

Because of the house of the Lord our God,

I will seek thy good.
19. PSALM 132.

Arise, O Lord, into Thy rest : Thou, and the ark of Thy strength.

Let Thy priests be clothed with righteousness: and let Thy saints shout for joy.

For Thy servant David's sake; turn not away the face of Thine anointed.

The Lord hath sworn in truth unto David: He shall not turn from it.

Of the fruit of thy body, will I set upon thy throne.

If thy children will keep My covenant, and My testimony that I will teach them: their children also shall sit upon thy throne for evermore.

For the Lord hath chosen Zion : He hath desired it for His habitation.

This is my rest for ever : here will I dweil, for I have desired it.

I will abundantly bless her provision ; I will satisfy her poor with bread.

I will also clothe her priests with salvation: and her saints shall shout aloud for joy.

more.

18. PSALM 122.
I was glad when they said unto me,
Let us go into the house of the Lord.

Our feet shall stand within Thy gates, O Jerusalem.

Jerusalem is built as a city that is compact together :

Whither the tribes go up, the tribes of the Lord,

OPENING.

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HEAVENLY FATHER, SEND THY BLESSING.

“Admaston (Bethany).” 8. 7. 8. 7. D. BP, CHRISTOPHER WORDSWORTH, (1807-1885) 1865.

Henry Smart, (1813–1879) 1867.

1. Heavenly Fa-ther, send Thy blessing On Thy children gathered here, 2. Ho - ly Sa-vior, Who in meekness Didst vouchsafe a child to be,

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May they all, Thy name confess-ing, Be to Thee for ev

dear. Guide their steps and help their weakness, Bless and make them like to Thee.

May they be like Jo-seph, lov-ing, Du - ti - ful, and chaste, and pure;
Tem-ples of the Ho - ly Spir - it, May they with Thy glo - ry shine,

And their faith, like Da-vid, proving, Steadfast unto death endure.
And im-mor- tal bliss in - her -it, And for ev er-more be Thine. A-men.

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“ Bread of Life.” 6s. & 4s. Miss MARY A. LATHBURY, (1841–

) 1880.

William Fisk Sherwin, (1826–1888) 1877.

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I seek Thee, Lord ; My spirit pants for Thee, O liv- ing Word !
All fet-ters fall; And I shall find my peace, My All - in - Alll A-men.

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“Neander.” 8. 7. 8. 7. 7. 7. REV. BENJAMIN SCHMOLK, (1672–1737) 1734. TR. BY MISS CATHERINE WINK WORTH, (1829–1878) 1862. Rev. Joachim Neander, (1640–1680) 1679.

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O how bless-ed is this place, Filled with solace, light, and grace.
To my heart, ( en - ter Thou, Let it be Thy tem - ple now.

A-men

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1. Day by day we mag-ni - fy Thee, Not in words of praise a - lone; 2. Day by day we mag-ni - fy Thee, When, for Je - sus' sake we try 3. Day by day we mag-ni - fy Thee, Till our days on earth shall cease,

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Truth-ful lips and meek o - bedience Show Thy glo-ry in Thine own.

Ev-ery wrong to bear with patience, Ev - ery sin to mor - ti - fy.
Till we rest from these our la-bors, Wait-ing for Thy day in peace. Amen.

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