20. Now from the altar of our hearts

1 Now from the altar of our hearts
Let flames of love arise;
Assist us, Lord, to offer up
Our evening sacrifice.

2 Minutes and mercies multiplied
Have made up all this day;
Minutes came quick, but mercies were
More swift, more free than they.

3 New times, new favors, and new joys
Do a new song require;
Till we shall praise Thee as we would,
Accept our hearts' desires.

Amen.

Text Information
First Line: Now from the altar of our hearts
Author: J. Mason (1683)
Publication Date: 1898
Meter: C.M.
Topic: Daily Prayer: Evening
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: BELMONT
Composer: W. Gardiner
Meter: C.M.



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