Childhood Songs: A Book of Words and Music for Primary Classes and the Home

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Mabel Rowland
A. J. Rowland, 1898 - Chants - 144 pages
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Page 34 - God in whom we move and live ; Children's prayers he deigns to hear, Children's songs delight his ear. 2 Glory to the Son we bring, Christ our Prophet, Priest and King; Children, raise your sweetest strain, To the Lamb, for he was slain. 3 Glory to the Holy Ghost, He reclaims the sinner lost; Children's minds may he inspire, Touch their tongues with holy fire.
Page 20 - 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.
Page 112 - A noble army, men and boys, The matron and the maid, Around the Saviour's throne rejoice, In robes of light arrayed; They climbed the steep ascent of heaven Through peril, toil, and pain; O God, to us may grace be given To follow in their train.
Page 12 - For all we love, the poor, the sad, The sinful, unto Thee we call; O let Thy mercy make us glad; Thou art our Jesus and our all. Through life's long day and death's dark night, 0 gentle Jesus, be our Light.
Page 111 - My native country, thee, Land of the noble, free, Thy name I love ; I love thy rocks and rills, Thy woods and templed hills : My heart with rapture thrills Like that above.
Page 36 - I HEARD the voice of Jesus say, Come unto me and rest ; Lay down, thou weary one, lay down Thy head upon my breast. I came to Jesus as I was, Weary, and worn, and sad, I found in Him a resting-place, And He has made me glad. I heard the voice of Jesus say, Behold, I freely give The living water, — thirsty one, Stoop down, and drink, and live.
Page 78 - He died that we might be forgiven, He died to make us good, That we might go at last to heaven, Saved by His precious blood.
Page 36 - I heard the voice of Jesus say Behold I freely give The living water; thirsty one, Stoop down and drink, and live. I came to Jesus, and I drank Of that life-giving stream ; My thirst was quenched, my soul revived, And now I live in Him. 3 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.
Page 55 - Oh, give me Samuel's ear, The open ear, O Lord, Alive and quick to hear Each whisper of Thy word! Like him to answer at Thy call, And to obey Thee first of all.
Page 29 - Lamb of God, I look to Thee: Thou shalt my example be; Thou art gentle, meek, and mild; Thou wast once a little child...

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