Book of Anthems: for Use in Public Worship

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William Henry Monk
Nelson, 1887 - Anthems - 212 pages
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Page 587 - O'er earth's green fields, and ocean's wave-beat shore : How sweet the truth those blessed strains are telling, Of that new life when sin shall be no more. Angels of Jesus, Angels of light, Singing to welcome the pilgrims of the night. Onward we go, for still we hear them singing, " Come weary souls, for Jesus bids you come :" And through the dark, its echoes sweetly ringing, The music of the Gospel leads us home.
Page 736 - ... wait in cheerful hope ; content To take whate'er His gracious will, His all-discerning love hath sent : Nor doubt our inmost wants are known To Him who chose us for His own.
Page 587 - Jesus sounds o'er land and sea, And laden souls by thousands meekly stealing, Kind Shepherd, turn their weary steps to Thee.
Page 530 - From the rising of the sun unto the going down of the same the LORD'S name is to be praised.
Page 587 - HARK ! hark, my soul ! Angelic songs are swelling O'er earth's green fields and ocean's wave-beat shore : How sweet the truth those blessed strains are telling Of that new life when sin shall be no more! Angels of Jesus, Angels of light, Singing to welcome The pilgrims of the night. 2 Onward we go, for still we hear them singing. " Come, weary souls, for Jesus bids you come...
Page 736 - All are alike before the Highest ; 'Tis easy to our God, we know, To raise thee up, though low thou liest, To make the rich man poor and low ; True wonders still by Him are wrought, Who setteth up and brings to nought.
Page 736 - IF thou but suffer God to guide thee, And hope in Him through all thy ways, He'll give thee strength, whate'er betide thee, And bear thee through the evil days ; Who trusts in God's unchanging love Builds on the Rock that naught can move.
Page 609 - Both riches and honour come of thee, and thou reignest over all; and in thine hand is power and might; and in thine hand it is to make great, and to give strength unto all.
Page 596 - I shall see him, but not now : I shall behold him, but not nigh: there shall come a Star out of Jacob, and a Sceptre shall rise out of Israel, and shall smite the corners of Moab, and destroy all the children of Sheth.
Page 586 - Supremely good, supremely wise ! Fix Thou the place of our abode ; But may we still live near to God. 2 Where'er our dwelling shall be found, We will Thy throne of grace surround ; An altar to Thy name will raise, With sacrifice of prayer and praise.

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