The Epworth Hymnal: Containing Standard Hymns of the Church, Songs for the Sunday-school, Songs for Social Services, Songs for the Home Circle, Songs for Special Occasions, Volumes 1-2
Hunt & Eaton, 1885 - Gospel music - 462 pages
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angels bear beauty blessed blest blood bright bring cheer CHORUS Christ Church comes Copyright cross crown dark dear death earth eternal eyes faith fall Father fear feet follow forever give glad glorious glory grace hand happy hast hath hear heart heaven heavenly holy hope hour Hunt HYMN Jesus John keep King Lamb land lead lift light live look Lord meet morning never night o'er pass peace praise pray prayer precious promise pure raise REFRAIN rejoice rest rise safe salvation Saviour seek shine sing sinners sins song sorrow soul Spirit stand sweet tell thee thine things thou thou art throne to-day trust unto voice waiting weary Wesley Wonderful worship
Page 7 - Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth. Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness : for they shall be filled. Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy. Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God. Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God. Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness' sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Page 108 - I'd be Nearer my God to Thee, Nearer to Thee. 3 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 70 - HOW sweet the Name of Jesus sounds In a believer's ear ! It soothes his sorrows, heals his wounds, And drives away his fear. 2 It makes the wounded spirit whole, And calms the troubled breast ; 'Tis manna to the hungry soul, And to the weary rest.
Page 37 - Holy, holy, holy ! though the darkness hide thee, Though the eye of sinful man thy glory may not see, Only thou art holy ; there is none beside thee Perfect in power, in love, and purity. 4 Holy, holy, holy ! Lord God Almighty! All thy works shall praise thy name, in earth, and sky, and sea : Holy, holy, holy ! merciful and mighty ! God in Three Persons, blessed Trinity...
Page 130 - FATHER, whate'er of earthly bliss Thy sovereign will denies, Accepted at thy throne of grace, Let this petition rise ! 2 Give me a calm, a thankful heart, From every murmur free ; The blessings of thy grace impart, And make me live to thee. 3 Let the sweet hope that thou art mine My life and death attend ; Thy presence through my journey shine, And crown my journey's end.
Page 63 - He shall come down like showers Upon the fruitful earth, And love, and joy, like flowers, Spring in his path to birth: Before him, on the mountains, Shall peace the herald go, And righteousness in fountains From hill to valley flow.
Page 76 - Dear, dying Lamb, Thy precious blood Shall never lose its power, Till all the ransomed Church of God Be saved to sin no more.
Page 122 - I heard the voice of Jesus say, " I am this dark world's Light ; Look unto Me, thy morn shall rise, And all thy day be bright." I looked to Jesus, and I found In Him my Star, my Sun ; And in that Light of life I'll walk Till travelling days are done ! H.
Page 142 - Thou, O Christ, art all I want; More than all in Thee I find; Raise the fallen, cheer the faint, Heal the sick, and lead the blind.
Page 125 - While life's dark maze I tread, And griefs around me spread, 'Be Thou my Guide; Bid darkness turn to day, Wipe sorrow's tears away, Nor let me ever stray From Thee aside.