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HYMNS

ADAPTED TO THE

WORSHIP OF GOD OUR SAVIOUR,
IN PUBLIC AND PRIVATE DEVOTION.
COMPILED
FROM THE MOST APPROVED ANCIENT AND MODERN AUTHORs,

FoR THE

Central offitibergalist Séotiety,
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IN BULFINCH STREET....CITY OF BOSTON,
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By a Committee, appointed for the purpose.
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“Sing unto the Lord, all the earth; shew forth from day to day His Salva-
tion.”-1 Chron. xvi. 23.

"It is a good thing to give thanks unto the Lord, and to sing praises unto thy
name, O Most High.”—Psalm xcii.

HWITH AN APPENDIX.

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CHARLES CROCKER, PRINTER.

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DISTRICT OF MASSACHUSETTS, to wit: District Clerk's Offce. Bo: IT REMEMBERED, that on the fifteenth day of April, A. D. 1823, in the forty-seventh year of the Independence of the United States of America, SAMUEL GRAY, as Chairman of the Committee of the Central Universalist Society in Boston, of the said District, has deposited in this office the title of a book, the right whereof he claims as Proprietor, in the words following, to wie : Christian Hymns, adapted to the Worship of God our Saviour. in Public and Private Devotion. Compiled from the most approved Ancient and Modern Authors, for the Central Universalist Society, in Bulfinch Street, City of Boston, By a Committee, o for the purpose. * Sing unto the Lord, all the earth; shew forth from day to day His Salvavation.”–1 Chron xvi. 23. “It is a good thing to give thanks unto the Lord, and to sing praises unto thy name, O Most High.”—Psalm xcii. —With an Appendix. In conformity to the act of the Congress of the United States, entitled, “An act for the encouragement of learning, by securing the copies of maps, charts and books, to the authors, and proprietors of such copies, during the times therein mentioned:” and also to an act entitled, “An act supplementary to an act, entitled, An act for the encouragement of learning, by securiug the copies of maps, charts and books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies during the times therein mentioned; and extending the benefits thereof to the arts of designing, engraving, and etching historical, and other prints.” n JóHN w. DAVIS, o: \ clerk of the District of Massachusetts. o, t ^ ." #,

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INDEX TO THE FIRST LINES, &c.

A DEBTOR to mercy alone Toplady
Affliction is a stormy deep Cotton
Again our weekly labours end Stennet
Again the cheerful beams of day Watts
Again the Lord of life and light JMrs. Barbauld
A glory gilds the sacred page " ' Cowper
All angels bless'd above Proud
All glorious God: what hymns of praise Epis. Psalmody
All hail : mysterious King Doddridge
All hail, victorious Saviour, hail do.
All hail! redeeming Lord Wesley's Coll.
All hail, the power of Jesus' name Rippon's Col.
All ye Gentiles, praise the Lord JMontgomery
Almighty goodness, power divine JMrs. Steele
Aloud we sing the wond’rous grace
And must this body die Watts
And is this heaven, and am I there
And can we ask a better aid Proud
And is the gospel peace and love JMrs. Steele
And will the etermal King Doddridge
And will the great eternal God do.
Angels, roll the rock away Rippon's Coll.
Another fleeting day is gone Collyer's Col.
Are not thy mercies sovereign still Watts
Arise, and hail the happy day Howard’s Coll.

Arise, my soul arise
As showers on meadows newly mown Rippon's Coll.
As the hart with eager looks JMontgomery
As shepherds in Jewry were guarding
As we advance in wisdom's ways

Array’d in clouds of golden light T. JMoore
At anchor laid, remote from home
At the portals of thy house J. Taylor
Awake, awake, the sacred song JMrs. Steele
Awake. and sing the song Wesley's Coll.
Awake, my soul, in joyful lays Rippon’s Coll.
Awake. my soul, stretch every nerve Doddridge
Awake, our souls, and bless his name do.
Awake, each soul, and with the sun Bp. Ken.
Awake, our drowsy souls Rippon’s Coll.
Awake, ye saints, and raise your eyes Doddridge
BEFORE the rosy dawn of day Watts
Before Jehovah's awful throne Watts
Begin, my soul, the exalted lay B. Williams' Coll.
Begin, my tongue, some heavenly theme Watts
Begin the high, celestial strain JMrs. Rowe
Behold that splendour, hear Knapp's Psalmody
Behold, the blind their sight receive Watts

Behold, the amazing sight I}oddridge

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