Songs And Hymns For Common Life by Increase Niles TarboxSongs And Hymns For Common Life by Increase Niles Tarbox

Songs And Hymns For Common Life

byIncrease Niles Tarbox

Paperback | January 11, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1885. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... THE STILL SMALL VOICE. C. M. Double. Amid the noisy whirl of life. Its tumult and its fear, There is a soft and winning voice, Comes whispering in my ear; I hear it in the busy day, In stillness of the night, And though I flee, it follows me, In darkness and in light. The thunder hath a mighty tongue. The earthquake speaks in wrath, And howling winds declare God's will, Along their stormy path; But mightier than the tempest's breath, Or thunder rolling loud, Is that soft word, in stillness heard, Where stoutest hearts are bowed. On land or sea, in storm or calm, This still small voice is nigh; But when I hear God's holy word, It speaks most tenderly; It tells me of my sin and guilt, It tells of God's great love; To hide my shame, it names that Name, All other names above. THE TORN BATTLE-FLAGS. 7s & 6s. On Forefathers' Day, 1865, the battle flags which had been carried through the war of the Rebellion by the Massachusetts Regiments, were taken from the State House, where they were deposited, and once more carried by the remnants of those regiments through the streets of Boston, in a long and impressive procession. Hail to the proud old banner! Through storm and tempest borne, Stript of its early splendors, In conflict scarred and torn: Its wavy folds have fluttered In the hot battle's breath, Its stars have shone triumphant, On the red field of death. Hail to its brave defenders! The glorious boys in blue, Who, for their God and country, Have fought the battle through: Let men and maidens gather Their glad return to meet, And let the loud huzzas ring out, Along the crowded street. This day is for the Fathers, Those brave old Pilgrim Sires, Who kindled in these forests The light of Freedom's fires: These fires are watched and tended. By those who bear their name,...
Title:Songs And Hymns For Common LifeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:54 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.11 inPublished:January 11, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217795935

ISBN - 13:9780217795937