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A Collection of Hymns, for the Christian Church and Home

Editor: James Flint
Publisher: James Munroe and Company, Boston, 1843
Denomination: General Convention of Universalists in the United States
Language: English
Notes: Following the hymns is a section of Closing Hymns, Ascriptions, and Sacred Airs. Pages 271-272 and 413-414 are missing from the page scans.
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301"Joy to those that serve the Lord!"Page Scan
302Wait on the Lord, ye heirs of hope!Page Scan
303As changeful as the moonPage Scan
304Great God! our joyful thanks to theePage Scan
305We would not seek, with God our FriendPage Scan
306Give to the winds thy fearsPage Scan
307Food, raiment, dwelling, health, and friendsPage Scan
308Thou, Lord! through every changing scenePage Scan
309Guide me, O thou great Jehovah!Page Scan
310O God, our help in ages pastPage Scan
311Supreme Disposer of the heart!Page Scan
312Thou, God, so rulest, such the planPage Scan
313When human hopes and joys departPage Scan
314Is there a lone and dreary hourPage Scan
315Lord! it is not life to livePage Scan
316Though sorrows rise, and dangers rollPage Scan
317Thy way is on the deep, O Lord!Page Scan
318O God! from thee our spirits comePage Scan
319When anguish bows me down, I turnPage Scan
320O God! to thee the sinking soulPage Scan
321O deem not they are blest alonePage Scan
322Lord! have mercy when we prayPage Scan
323When sickness shakes the languid framePage Scan
324O could I soar to worlds abovePage Scan
325To-morrow, Lord, is thinePage Scan
326The short-lived day declines in hastePage Scan
327The swift-declining dayPage Scan
328God of eternity! from theePage Scan
329Death calls our friends, our neighbors, hencePage Scan
330Beneath our feet and o'er our headPage Scan
331See the leaves around us fallingPage Scan
332Behold the beauteous western light!Page Scan
333As twilight's gradual veil is spreadPage Scan
334I praised the earth in beauty seenPage Scan
335Adore, my soul, that awful namePage Scan
336When life as opening buds is sweetPage Scan
337Eternal God! enthroned on highPage Scan
338How blest is he whose tranquil mindPage Scan
339When, rising from the bed of deathPage Scan
340Lowly and solemn be Page Scan
341I cannot shun the stroke of deathPage Scan
342O where shall rest be foundPage Scan
343Now let our souls, on wings sublimePage Scan
344There is a land of pure delightPage Scan
345My Father's house on high!Page Scan
346Happy the man whose wishes climbPage Scan
347Nor eye hath seen, nor ear hath heardPage Scan
348Heaven is a state of rest from sinPage Scan
349Lord! have mercy and remove usPage Scan
350Heavenly day awaits our wayPage Scan
351Lone traveller in the vale of tears!Page Scan
352Through sorrow's night, and danger's pathPage Scan
353The hour of my departure's comePage Scan
354Ye golden lamps of heaven! farewell Page Scan
355Spirit! leave thy house of clayPage Scan
356How blest the righteous when he dies!Page Scan
357O God! thy pity will indulgePage Scan
358O stay thy tears! for they are blestPage Scan
359Not for the pious dead we weepPage Scan
360Blest hour when virtuous friends shall meetPage Scan
361Sovereign Ruler of the skiesPage Scan
362In sleep's serene oblivion laidPage Scan
363O timely happy, timely wisePage Scan
364Look up to heaven! the industrious sunPage Scan
365Father! thy mercies never failPage Scan
366Lord! we ask an evening blessingPage Scan
367Sleep, downy sleep! come close my eyesPage Scan
368Great God! how endless is thy love!Page Scan
369'Tis gone, that bright and orbed blazePage Scan
370On the dewy breath of evenPage Scan
371O God! I thank thee that the nightPage Scan
372Another day its course hath runPage Scan
373Safely through another weekPage Scan
374Now your pleasant labors closePage Scan
375Nature, a temple worthy heavenPage Scan
376Great God! as seasons disappearPage Scan
377Fountain of mercy! God of love!Page Scan
378Great God! we sing that mighty handPage Scan
379While, with ceaseless course, the sunPage Scan
380Gracious Source of every blessing!Page Scan
381See Israel's gentle Shepherd standPage Scan
382This child we dedicate to theePage Scan
383Here, Lord, when, at thy table metPage Scan
384Here, in the broken breadPage Scan
385Our Heavenly Father callsPage Scan
386O God! accept the sacred hourPage Scan
387When Christ for his disciples prayed
388Go to the grave in all thy glorious primePage Scan
389Servant of God, well done!Page Scan
390So fades the lovely blooming flowerPage Scan
391As the sweet flower which scents the mornPage Scan
392How are thy servants blest, O Lord!Page Scan
393Lord of the winds and ocean's swell!Page Scan
394When loud the midnight tempest roaringPage Scan
395Lord! while for all mankind we prayPage Scan
396In pleasant lands have fallen the linesPage Scan
397Great God! we bow before thy thronePage Scan
398While sounds of war are heard aroundPage Scan
399Freemen, we our chartered rightsPage Scan
400O bow thine ear, Eternal One!Page Scan

[This hymnal has not been proofed - data may be incomplete or incorrect]
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