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The new Jerusalem comes down,

Adorn'd with shining grace.
s Attending angels thout for joy,

And the bright armies sing,
* Mortals, behold the sacred feat

Of your defcending King. +

The God of glory down to men
Removes his blest abode ;
Men, the dear objects of his grace,

And he, the loving God.
5 His own soft hand shall wipe the tears

From ev'ry weeping eye,
And pains, and groans, and griefs, and fears,

And death itself shall die."
6 How long, dear Saviour, O how long !

Shall this bright hour delay ? Fly swifter round ye wheels of time, And bring the welcome day. HYMN CXXXII. [MADAN'S COLL.]

Kingdom of Christ over all. REJOICE, the Lord is King,

Your God and King adore ; Mortals give thanks, and

fing, And triumph ever more ! Lift up the heart, lift up the voice,

Rejoice aloud, ye faints, rejoice. 2 Rejoice, the Saviour reigns,

The God of truth and love ;
When he had purg'd our stains,
He took his seat above :

P. M.

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Lift up the heart, lift up the voice,

Rejoice aloud, ye fainits, rejoice. 4. His kingdom cannot fail,

He rules o'er earth, and heav'n;
The keys of death and hell
Are to our Jesus giv'n :
Lift up the heart, lift up the voice,

Rejoice aloud, ye faints, rejoice, 4. He all his foes shall quell,

Shall all our fins destroy ;
And ev'ry bosom swell
With pure teraphic joy :
Lift up the heart, lift up the voice,

Rejoice aloud, ye faints, rejoice. 5 Rejoice in glorious hope,

Jesus the judge shall come,
And take his servants-up
To their eternal home :
We foon shall hear tl' archangel's voice,
The trump of God shall found, rejoice.
Lamb of God bearing away

Sin. 1 BE

EHOLD the fin atoning Lamb,

With wonder, gratitude, and love i To take away our guilt and shame, See him defcending from above, Our fins and grief on him were laid ; He meekly bore the mighty load; Our ransom price.he fully paid, In groans, and tears, in sweat, and blood.

L. M.

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3 To fave a guilty world he dies ;

Sioners, behold the bleeding Lamb !
To him lift up your longing eyes,

And hope for mercy in his name.
4 Pardon and peace thro' him abound;

He can the richelt bleflings give;
Salvation in his name is found,

He bids the dying finner live.
5 Jesus, my Lord, I look to thee;

Where else can helpless finners go ?
Thy boundless love shall set me free

From all my wretchedaefs and woe. HYMN CXXXIV. L. M. [JAMES REĻLY.]

Light of the World.

, The glory of the Lord appears ; No more in darkness may we roam,

Expos'd to guilt and many fears.
? The day spring glorious from on high,

Beams forih in rightness all divine ;
Our nightly fears and troubles die,

Whilst we in perfect beauty shine.
3 The Godhead's glory rising bright

On us, in Christ the heav'nly man,
Declares us perfect in his fight,

Whilf we admire the gracious plan. 4 What e'er we loft, we here regain ;

The end of all our toil is come,
Nor fin, nor curfe, doth here remain,
We rest in God, our native home.

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There in onr nature greatly bleft,
And purg'd from ev'ry ill, thro' blood,
Our conscience finds eternal rest,
And answers peacefully to God.


P. M. JAMES RELLr.] Maker of all Things anew. ! WHEN favour’d John bekeld

The visions of the Lord,
With admiration fill'd,
He heard the Father's word
Revealing, what his purpose was,

And what his love should bring to pass. 2 Thus fpake the fov'reign Lord,

Whilft on his throne he Tas
“ Hear ye my faithful word;
Behold I will create,
And make all things in love anew :

Write thou these words, for they are true.?. 3 When God had thus declar'd

The secret of his will,
The man who was preparid
His counsel to fulfil,
Emphatically spake to John,

And said, “Behold, the work is done : 4 For I the Alpha am,

And the Omega too ;
You in this sacred name,
The finish'd work may view :
I, the Beginning and the End
Of all the joys which you attend.",


Ofices of Christ. SAGES of ancient letter'd times !

In ev'ry age and diff'rent climes, For wisdom fam'd among mankind, Withdraw your thinly fcatter'd rays : Before the broad o'er pow'ring blaze,

Of the supreme eternal mind.
? Mercy's great year in heav'n inroll?d,

By feers fucceeding feers foretold,
Was now with folemn pomp unseald,
Light of the world, Meffiah cáme,
In his almighty Father's name,

And immortality reveal'd. 3

Filld with his Father's strength he taught ;
The dumb in rapture speak their thought,
The lame man bounding like the roe :
The blind looks up to heav'r ; lern death
Resigns his spoil; and from his breath

Fierce demons Ihrink to shades below. 4 O works of pow'r, O works of love,

Ethereal embassage to prove,
These ev'ry rising doubt control ;
Earnelt of love and pow'r more Arong,
Which to the son of God belong,
To heal the mis’ries of the soul.
HYMN CXXXVII. P. M. [cannick.]

Priest, High Priest.
! A is ,

Supplying Aaron's place,

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