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He built the Earth, he spread the Sky,
Raise ye the Lord, our Hearts should join
In Work fo pleasant and divine, Now while the Flesh is our Abode, And when our Souls ascend to God, May Praise employ our noblest Powers, While Immortality endures; Our Days of Praise should ne'er be past, While Life, and Thought, and Being, last.
Happy the Man, whose Hopes rely
H Y M N
PS A L M
Praise to God from all Creatures.
Y Ewiribes of Adam join;
With Heaven, and Earth, and Seas,
Ye holy Throng
Begin the Song
He fpake the Word,
Let all the Nations fear
While Earth and Sky
LL ye that love the Lord rejoice,
And let your Songs be new, Amidst the Church with chearful Voice,
His later Wonders fhew.
The Lord takes Pleasure in the Just,
Whom Sinners treat with scorn ;
Salvation shall adorn.
E’en on a dying Bed,
For God shall raise the Dead.
Then his high Praise shall fill their Tongues,
Their Hand shall wield the Sword, Such Honour for the Saints remains, Praise
ye, and love the Lord,
IN God's own House pronounce his Praise,
His Grace he there reveals,
For there his Glory dwells.
rehearse his Deeds; But the great Work of saving Love,
Your highest Praise exceeds.
Proclaim your Maker Bleft;
Our Souls shall praise him beft.
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Characters of God's Children, &C.
O new-born Babes defire the Breast,
To feed, and grow, and thrive;
And by the Gospel live.
Abides and Reigns within :
They They find Access at every Hour,
To God within the Veil,
And Joys that never fail.
O happy Souls, O glorious State
Of overflowing Grace,
And see his lovely Face.
Lord, I address thy Throne,
Call me a Child of thine ; Send down the Spirit of thy Son,
To form my Heart Divine.
There shed thy choiceft Loves abroad,
And make my Comforts strong; Then shall I say, my Father, God,
With an unway’ring Tongue.
HE Lord Jehovah reigns,
His Throne is built on high,
His Glories shine
And can this mighty King