A Manual Of Prayer, For Public And Private Worship (volume 3); With A Collection Of Hymns

Paperback | January 31, 2012

byWilliam Greenleaf Eliot

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1851. Excerpt: ... 'Tis thine alone to calm the pious breast With silent confidence and holy rest; From thee, great God, we spring, to thee we tend, Path, motive, guide, original, and end. 166. L. M. 6 1. Moravian. Seeking after God. 1 Thou hidden love of God, whose height, Whose depth, unfathomed, no man knows! I see from far thy beauteous light; Inly I sigh for thy repose. My heart is pained; nor can it be At rest, till it find rest in thee. '2 Thy secret voice invites me still The sweetness of thy yoke to prove; And fain I would; but though my will Seem fixed, yet wide my passions rove; Yet hinderances strew all the way; I aim at thee, yet from thee stray. 3 'Tis mercy all, that thou hast brought My mind to seek her peace in thee: Yet, while I seek, but find thee not, No peace my wandering soul shall see. O, when shall all my wanderings end, And all my steps to thee-ward tend 1 4 Is there a thing beneath the sun, That strives with thee my heart to share? Ah! tear it thence, and reign alone, The Lord of every motion there! Then shall my heart from earth be free, When it hath found repose in thee. 10/. S. M. FURNESS "My Soul thirstethfor God." 1 Here in a world of doubt, A sorrowful abode, O, how my heart and flesh cry out For thee, the living God! 2 I know thy joys, O Earth, The sweetness of thy cup; Oft have I mingled in thy mirth, And trusted in thy hope. 3 But ah, how woes and fears Those hollow joys succeed! That cup of mirth is mixed with tears; That hope is but a reed. 4 What have I then below, Or what but thee on high? Thee, thee, O Father, would I know, And in thee live and die! lOO. L. M. J. F. Oberlik. Clinging to God. 1 O Lord, thy heavenly grace impart, And fix my frail, inconstant heart: Henceforth my chief desire shall be To dedicate myself to thee. 2 Whate'...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1851. Excerpt: ... 'Tis thine alone to calm the pious breast With silent confidence and holy rest; From thee, great God, we spring, to thee we te...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:88 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.18 inPublished:January 31, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217665233

ISBN - 13:9780217665230

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