A Handy Book of Old and Familiar Hymns

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Anson D.F. Randolph, 1883 - Hymns, English - 222 pages
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Page 154 - Be my last thought, how sweet to rest Forever on my Saviour's breast! Abide with me from morn till eve, For without Thee I cannot live! Abide with me when night is nigh, For without Thee I dare not die ! Thou Kramer of the light and dark, Steer through the tempest Thine own ark
Page 8 - Let the fiery cloudy pillar Lead me all my journey through; Strong Deliverer, Be Thou still my Strength and Shield. When I tread the verge of Jordan, Bid my anxious fears subside: Death of death, and hell's Destruction, Land me safe on Canaan's side; Songs of praises I will ever give to Thee. Rev. William Williams,
Page 23 - 0 to grace how great a debtor, Daily I'm constrained to be: Let that grace now, like a fetter, Bind my wandering heart to Thee: Prone to wander, Lord, I feel it, Prone to leave the God I love; Here's my heart, O take and seal it, Seal it from Thy courts above. Rev. Robert
Page 104 - How sweet the name of Jesus sounds In a believer's ear! It soothes his sorrows, heals his wounds. And drives away his fear. It makes the wounded spirit whole, And calms the troubled breast; ' Tis manna to the hungry soul, And to the weary, rest. Dear name! the rock on which I
Page 120 - JUST AS I AM. Just as I am,—without one plea, But that Thy blood was shed for me, And that Thou bidst me come to Thee, O Lamb of God, I come! Just as I am,—and waiting not To rid my soul of one dark blot, To Thee, whose blood can cleanse each spo
Page 161 - A seed in weakness sown, Whose fruit shall spread, and flourish, And shake like Lebanon. O'er every foe victorious He on His throne shall rest, From age to age more glorious, All-blessing and all-blest; The tide of time shall never His covenant remove; His name shall stand forever, That name to us is Love.
Page 31 - Let cares like a wild deluge come, And storms of sorrow fall; May I but safely reach my home, My God, my heaven, my all: There shall I bathe my weary soul In seas of heavenly rest, And not a wave of trouble roll Across my peaceful breast. Rev. Isaac Watts.
Page 24 - WALK. WITH GOD. O for a closer walk with God, A calm and heavenly frame ! A light to shine upon the road That leads me to the Lamb ! Where is the blessedness I knew When first I saw the Lord ? Where is the soul-refreshing view Of Jesus and His
Page 178 - Lo ! He comes with clouds descending, Once for favored sinners slain! Thousand, thousand saints attending, Swell the triumph of His train: Hallelujah ! God appears on earth to reign ! Every eye shall now behold Him Robed in dreadful majesty; Those who set at nought and sold Him, Pierced, and nailed Him to the tree, Deeply wailing,
Page 100 - Fix in us Thy humble dwelling, All Thy faithful mercies crown. Jesus, Thou art all compassion,— Pure, unbounded love Thou art Visit us with Thy salvation, Enter every trembling heart. Breathe, O breathe Thy loving Sp Into every troubled breast! Let us all in Thee inherit, Let us find that second rest. Take away

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