Lady Hymn Writers (Google eBook)

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T. Nelson and sons, 1892 - Hymn writers - 369 pages
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OCLC Number: 2136182
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Hymns, English -- History and criticism.
Women -- Biography.
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Page 104 - There let the way appear, Steps unto heaven ; All that Thou sendest me, In mercy given : Angels to beckon me Nearer, my God, to Thee, Nearer to Thee...
Page 287 - I THINK when I read that sweet story of old, When Jesus was here among men, How he called little children as lambs to his fold, I should like to have been with them then.
Page 45 - JUST as I am, without one plea, But that Thy blood was shed for me, And that Thou bidd'st me come to Thee, O Lamb of God, I come.
Page 288 - Yet still to His footstool in prayer I may go, And ask for a share in His love ; And if I thus earnestly seek Him below, I shall see Him and hear Him above.
Page 271 - What do we give to our beloved? A little faith all undisproved, A little dust to overweep, And bitter memories to make The whole earth blasted for our sake : He giveth His beloved, sleep.
Page 358 - Life! I know not what thou art, But know that thou and I must part; And when, or how, or where we met, I own to me's a secret yet...
Page 112 - I do not ask, O Lord, that life may be A pleasant road ; I do not ask that thou wouldst take from me Aught of its load...
Page 353 - Deserted ! who hath dreamt that when the cross in darkness rested, Upon the victim's hidden face no love was manifested ! What frantic hands outstretched have e'er the atoning drops averted, What tears have washed them from the soul, that one should be deserted...
Page 100 - Praise to God, immortal praise, For the love that crowns our days! Bounteous source of every joy, Let Thy praise our tongues employ!
Page 216 - I love, by faith, to take a view Of brighter scenes in heaven ; The prospect doth my strength renew, While here by tempests driven. 5 Thus, when life's toilsome day is o'er, May its departing ray Be calm as this impressive hour, And lead to endless day 1 Mrs.

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