Hymns and Poetry of the Eastern Church

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Eaton & Mains, 1908 - Hymns, English - 175 pages

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Orthodox Eastern Church -- Hymns.
Hymns, Greek -- Translations into English.

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Page 114 - Now let the heavens be joyful ! Let earth her song begin ! Let the round world keep triumph, And all that is therein...
Page 15 - Lord, now lettest thou thy servant depart in peace according to thy word, for mine eyes have seen thy salvation which thou hast prepared before the face of all people; a light to lighten the Gentiles, and the glory of thy people Israel.
Page 107 - Christian! dost thou feel them, How they work within, Striving, tempting, luring, Goading into sin? Christian! never tremble; Never be down-cast; Gird thee for the battle, Watch and pray and fast, 3 Christian! dost thou hear them, How they speak thee fair? " Always fast and vigil? Always watch and prayer?" Christian! answer boldly: "While I breathe I pray!
Page 141 - If I ask Him to receive me, Will He say me nay? "Not till earth, and not till heaven Pass away.
Page 100 - The toils of day are over : I raise the hymn to thee ; And ask that free from peril The hours of fear may be. O Jesu, keep me in thy sight, And guard me through the coming night w.
Page 101 - Be thou my soul's preserver, O God ! for thou dost know How many are the perils Through which I have to go ; Lover of men ! oh hear my call, And guard and save me from them all ! 457.
Page 14 - They shall be abundantly satisfied with the fatness of thy house; and thou shalt make them drink of the river of thy pleasures. For with thee is the fountain of life: in thy light shall we see light.
Page 158 - JESU, Name all names above, JESU, best and dearest, JESU, Fount of perfect love, Holiest, tenderest, nearest ; JESU, source of grace completest, JESU purest, JESU sweetest, JESU, Well of power Divine, Make me, keep me, seal me Thine ! JESU, open me the gate That of old he...
Page 22 - Shepherd of tender youth, Guiding in love and truth Through devious ways; Christ, our triumphant King, We come Thy name to sing ; Hither our children bring To shout Thy praise ! 2. Thou art our Holy Lord, The all-subduing Word, Healer of strife ! Thou didst Thyself abase, That from sin's deep disgrace Thou mightest save our race, And give us life.
Page 140 - Art thou weary, art thou languid, Art thou sore distressed? "Come to me," saith One, "and, coming, Be at rest...

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