Elim: Or, Hymns of Holy Refreshment
Frederic Dan Huntington
E.P. Dutton, 1866 - Hymns - 334 pages
Detective Dinosaur and Officer Pterodactyl are challenged to solve three cases when a hat is missing, a shoe squeaks, and a loud clanging comes from a dark alley at night.
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angels Behold blessed blood Bread breath bright bring broken child Christ close cold comes cross crown dark dead dear death door doth drink earth eternal eyes face faith Father fear feast feel feet forever give glad glory grace grave grief hand hath head hear heart heaven heavenly holy hope hour HYMN Jesus keep King land lead leaves life's light live look Lord meet morn Nearer never night o'er once pain pass peace poor praise pray prayer rest rise risen round Saviour seek shadows side sing sins song sorrow soul Spirit stand strength sweet tears tell Thee Thine things Thou art Thou hast thought throne Till toil true truth unto voice waiting wander watch weary
Page 55 - Come, O thou Traveller unknown, Whom still I hold, but cannot see ; My company before is gone, And I am left alone with Thee ; With Thee all night I mean to stay, And wrestle till the break of day.
Page 17 - Angels, sing on ! your faithful watches keeping; Sing us sweet fragments of the songs above ; Till morning's joy shall end the night of weeping, And life's long shadows break in cloudless love.
Page 257 - Only waiting till the shadows Are a little longer grown ; Only waiting till the glimmer Of the day's last beam is flown ; Then from out the gathered darkness, Holy, deathless stars shall rise, By whose light my soul shall gladly Tread its pathway to the skies.
Page 185 - When the house doth sigh and weep, And the world is drown'd in sleep, Yet mine eyes the watch do keep; Sweet Spirit comfort me!
Page 44 - He gently knocks — has knocked before ; Has waited long — is waiting still : You treat no other friend so ill.
Page 65 - These eyes shall see Him in that day. The God that died for me ! And all my rising bones shall say, Lord, who is like to Thee ? If such the views which grace unfolds, Weak as it is below, What raptures must the Church above In Jesus
Page 278 - I do not ask, O Lord, that Thou shouldst shed Full radiance here ; Give but a ray of peace, that I may tread Without a fear. 5 I do not ask my cross to understand, My way to see ; Better in darkness just to feel Thy hand. And follow Thee.
Page 67 - Set me as a seal upon thine heart, as a seal upon thine arm: for love is strong as death; jealousy is cruel as the grave: the coals thereof are coals of fire, which hath a most vehement flame. Many waters cannot quench love, neither can the floods drown it: if a man would give all the substance of his house for love, it would utterly be contemned.