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The Mother's Hymn Book: compiled from various authors and private manuscripts: for the use of maternal associations, and for special occasions of social and private worship

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1In this calm impressive hourPage Scan
2Now, from labor and from carePage Scan
3We lift our hearts to thee, O [Our] [Thou] Day-StarPage Scan
4Softly now the light of dayPage Scan
5Thou, O Lord, didst hear my cryPage Scan
6Serene, I laid [lay] me down, beneath God's [his] guardian carePage Scan
7How great the mercies from abovePage Scan
8And now while daylight closesPage Scan
9On thee, each morning, O my God, My waking thoughts attendPage Scan
10My God, how endless [lasting] is thy lovePage Scan
11The rosy light is dawningPage Scan
12Again the Lord of life and lightPage Scan
13Lord of the Sabbath, thee we praisePage Scan
14Sweet is the last, the parting rayPage Scan
15Far from the world, O Lord, I [I'd] [we] fleePage Scan
16I love to steal awhile awayPage Scan
17Now condescend, almighty kingPage Scan
18The hour of deep solicitudePage Scan
19Encourage my heart with thy smilePage Scan
20How sweet on thy bosom to restPage Scan
21Yes, there is One above who knowsPage Scan
22O strange infirmity, to thinkPage Scan
23Why, when storms around you gatherPage Scan
24Wait, my soul [heart] upon the LordPage Scan
25Dear Lord, before thy thronePage Scan
26Give to the winds thy [your] fearsPage Scan
27Dear refuge of my [the] weary soul, On thee, when sorows risePage Scan
28Kindly the Lord appearedPage Scan
29Disdain not, O eternal KingPage Scan
30The song of gratitude I'll raisePage Scan
31My God, thy service well demandsPage Scan
32To thee, my God, my heart shall bringPage Scan
33Mother bids thee, lovely strangerPage Scan
34Say, while you press with growing lovePage Scan
35Gentle stranger, fearless comePage Scan
36Blessings attend thee, little onePage Scan
37Thy life I read, my dearest [blessed] [gracious)],LordPage Scan
38O Lord, encouraged by thy gracePage Scan
39How great thy mercies, Lord, How bounteousPage Scan
40The Savior kindly calls Our childrenPage Scan
41Behold what condescending lovePage Scan
42See Isr'l's gentle Shepherd stand [stands]Page Scan
43Long as he lives he shall be thinePage Scan
44Forbid them not, the Savior criedPage Scan
45Lord, assist us by thy gracePage Scan
46Grant us wisdom, gracious LordPage Scan
47Children listen to the LordPage Scan
48God of mercy, hear our prayerPage Scan
49Ye hearts with youthful vigor warmPage Scan
50Almighty God, thy piercing eyePage Scan
51Lord, I confess before thy facePage Scan
52Come, Holy Spirit, come; Let thy bright beams divinePage Scan
53Come, Holy Spirit, heavenly dove, with all thy quickening powersPage Scan
54Jesus, where'er thy people meetPage Scan
55Where two or three, with sweet accordPage Scan
56Wherever two or three may meetPage Scan
57Great God, we would to thee make knownPage Scan
58Within these quiet walls, O Lord a fondPage Scan
59O Lord, behold us at thy feetPage Scan
60Great God, now condescendPage Scan
61Great God, with heart and tonguePage Scan
62Come let us join our souls to GodPage Scan
63How large the promise, how divinePage Scan
64O God of Abram [Abraham], hearPage Scan
65My God the covenant of thy love abides forever surePage Scan
66Thou God of sovereign gracePage Scan
67Dear Savior, if these lambs should strayPage Scan
68Lord, we bow with deep contritionPage Scan
69How did the pious Abram prayPage Scan
70Out of the mouth of infancyPage Scan
71Lord, teach a little child to prayPage Scan
72Lord, I would come to theePage Scan
73Though we are simple, weak and youngPage Scan
74There is a path that leads to God, All others go astrayPage Scan
75Almighty God, while earth and heavenPage Scan
76Forbid them not to comePage Scan
77O Jesus, delight of my soul My Savior, my Shepherd divinePage Scan
78When the heart is sad withinPage Scan
79Before thy footstool kneelingPage Scan
80How frail are these bodies of clayPage Scan
81Almighty God, I'm very illPage Scan
82I thank the Lord, who lives on highPage Scan
83The pity of the LordPage Scan
84So fades the lovely, blooming flower [flowers]Page Scan
85Life is a span, a fleeting hourPage Scan
86Alas how changed that lovely flowerPage Scan
87Now, O Lord, to thee submittingPage Scan
88Why lament the Christian dyingPage Scan
89When the vale [veil] of death appearsPage Scan
90The relics of departed worthPage Scan
91O thou art the widow's GodPage Scan
92My heavenly Father, I confessPage Scan
93The God of love will sure indulgePage Scan
94It is the Lord, my soul be stillPage Scan
95Jesus, while our hearts are bleedingPage Scan
96Why, weep for those, frail child of woePage Scan
97Hast thou lost a child most preciousPage Scan
98O ye mourners, cease to languishPage Scan
99How tender is thy handPage Scan
100Sweet fruits afflictions bringPage Scan

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