Dana's Practical Harmony

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Dana's Musical Institute, 1883 - Harmony - 150 pages
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Page 34 - The soul, of origin divine, God's glorious image freed from clay, In heaven's eternal sphere shall shine A star of day ! The sun is but a spark of fire, A transient meteor in the sky ; The soul, immortal as its Sire, SHALL NEVER DIE!
Page 41 - Lead, Kindly Light, amid the encircling gloom, Lead Thou me on! The night is dark, and I am far from home, Lead Thou me on! Keep Thou my feet; I do not ask to see The distant scene, — one step enough for me.
Page 34 - JESUS, and shall it ever be, A mortal man ashamed of thee — Ashamed of thee, whom angels praise, Whose glories shine through endless days?
Page 41 - Has wandered from the Lord ! How oft my roving thoughts depart, Forgetful of his word ! 2 Yet Sovereign Mercy calls, Return : Dear Lord, and may I come ? My vile ingratitude I mourn : O, take the wanderer home.
Page 34 - I'll praise my Maker in my song; Angels shall hear the notes I raise, Approve the song, and join the praise. 2...
Page 41 - THOU, from whom all goodness flows, I lift my soul to thee ! In all my sorrows, conflicts, woes, Good Lord, remember me.
Page 12 - ... minor second, major second, minor third, major third, perfect fourth, augmented fourth, perfect fifth, minor sixth, major sixth, minor seventh and major seventh.
Page 34 - NOEL'S COLL. The Land of Rest. 1 BROTHER, thou art gone to rest; We will not weep for thee ; For thou art now where oft on earth Thy spirit longed to be. 2 Brother, thou art gone to rest; Thine is an early tomb ; But God hath summoned thee away; Thy Father called thee home.
Page 34 - SEE how the morning sun Pursues his shining way ; And wide proclaims his Maker's praise With every bright'ning ray. 2 Thus would my rising soul Its heavenly Parent sing ; And to its great Original The humble tribute bring. 3 Serene I laid me down, Beneath his guardian care ; I slept, and I awoke, and found My kind Preserver near ! 4 My life I would anew Devote...
Page 41 - Is there a lone and dreary hour, When worldly pleasures lose their power? My Father! let me turn to thee, And set each thought of darkness free.

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