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3 Of life the Fountain thou!
4 Thou the good Shepherd art;
5 Thou art my daily Bread!
As thy body's member flow;
To thy words, with comfort fraught.
As the Lamb once slain appear;
8 Jesus, thou art my King,
Kept by thy almighty hand,
Saviour, who shall pluck me thence ?
COME, worship at Immanuel's feet;
2 Christ is our Head; each member lives,
And owns the vital pow'r he gives : The saints below, and saints above, Join'd by his Spirit, and his love. 3 He is the Vine; his heav'nly root Supplies each branch with life and fruit :
O may a lasting union join
My soul, as branch, to Christ the Vine!
XII. Of the Holy Ghost, and his Gifts and Operations.
2 Thou Light divine! most gracious Lord!
COME, Holy Ghost! come, Lord Revive us by thy holy word,
And teach thy flock in truth to call
Hallelujah! :: 3 O Holy Ghost! kind Comforter! Help us, with watchfulness and pray'r,
'Midst various trials thee t' obey,
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2 Thou heav'nly Teacher, thee we
For thy instruction, pow'r and grace,
3 Thee of ourselves we could not
Till thou, O Lord, didst clearly show
Of enmity to Jesus' cross.
GOD Holy Ghost, in mercy us pre-4 When this we felt to be our case,
Then Jesus' blood and righteousness
Guide us, till to finish our race per-15 Most gracious Comforter, we pray,
2 O grant us thy divine, thy saving light, That we may understand Christ's mind aright,
That we may in Jesus abide for ever,
Our lifeless souls with love's celestial fire:
May we, as Christ's members, be join'd together
In unity, and truly love each other. Have mercy, Lord!
4 O thou our highest comfort in all need,
Grant that we neither shame nor death may dread;
Should we even suffer hard persecution, O give us grace to stand without con. Have mercy, Lord!
O lead us further every day!
6 Till we in heav'n shall take our seat,
Instruct us often to repeat,
"Abba, our Father!" and to be With Christ, in union constantly.
The pow'r and glory of the Lord appear, And such flocks of Jesus are multiplying,
Who only wish to live, themselves denying, Unto thy praise. 3 O thou life-giving Stream! the earth o'erflow,
Whatever would obstruct thy course, break through, [tion, O most gracious Spirit! hear our petiTeach all to turn to Jesus with contrition, Thy office 'tis. 4 We pray thee fill us all with Jesus' love,
That we may in his service faithful prove:
Teach us all to deem it the greatest fa- And thy patience, ever prove
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HOLY Ghost, thou God and Lord
2 For thy teachings, heav'nly Guide,
And how he upon the cross
Purchas'd our salvation.
4 Thou fill'st with the gospel light
Aidst thy witnesses, with might,
5 Us to Jesus thou hast brought,
Lead his ransom'd people,
7 Daily Jesus' flock thanks thee
may we obedient be,
Thro' thy benediction!
8 Grant, that we may never lose,
9 For, our heav'nly Father's love, Jesus' great compassion,
Our strong consolation.
10 Amen, Lord God, Holy Ghost,
GOD Holy Spirit, be for ever blest, That thou to us Christ's death dost manifest,
And of him the Fountain, whence flows salvation,
Dost so distinctly give us information, And light impart.
2 What of the Father and the Son we know
To thy divine instructions all we owe,
3 Thanks for revealing to us the Lamb slain,
And that his blood would have been shed in vain,
Had to sanctify us ought else availed, And could our souls have otherwise been healed, Than by his stripes. 4 Christ's meritorious suff'rings are
And sole foundation of true Christendom;
We enjoy, thro' mercy, those comforts blessed,
Of which, thro' thee, believers are possessed, While here on earth.
5 The blood of Christ alone can joy impart,
Can heal, revive, and cheer the contrite heart;
Therefore show still clearer to us his
And lead us daily more, God! Holy
6 Have patience with us sinners ev'ry That thus we may show,
Forgive us all our trespasses we pray;
7 Of Christ we'll gladly testify each
Until his kingdom shall appear with pow'r;
Then will all see clearly, how thou hast trained
God's children, when they once shall have attained To bliss complete. 8 Blest Comforter, vouchsafe us all the grace,
To yield thee joy for thy great faithfulness,
For thy love and patience; from sin
And in the narrow way to life direct
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O SPIRIT of grace!
Thy kindness we praise,
In showing to us,
In our whole behaviour, that Jesus we
7 Grant us to increase
In Jesus' atonement, wrought out by
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O Comforter, God Holy Ghost!
4 The feeble souls thou dost sustain,
And art their Guide in life and death.
That life and salvation proceed from 5 Who can thy operations trace,
2 In darkness we stray'd,
Until we were led
By thee to believe,
That Jesus, our Saviour, will sinners
O Spirit of love,
Thy kindness, patience, truth & grace,
And thankful to thee, for thy mercies, Which will with holy love my breast
5 We wish to afford
To Jesus, our Lord,
For his bitter pain,
And with an active zeal my soul inflame [train. To do thy will, and glorify thy name.
Joy, honor and glory, 'midst his chosen 3 Endow me richly with thy gifts and
6 O therefore impart
Thyself to each heart,'
To fit me for the duties of my place:
open thou my lips, my heart to raise, Jesus, who did for sinners die, That both my heart and lips may give
4 As in thy temple,keep thou residence Within my soul, and never part from thence,
Until I'm fitted and prepar'd by thee Life to exchange for immortality.
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COME, Holy Spirit, come,
Let thy bright beams arise;
2 Revive our drooping faith,
3 Convince us of our sip,
Then lead to Jesus' blood;
4 'Tis thine to cleanse the heart,
Thine influence, withdraw,
Our faith and courage fail;
7 Dwell therefore in our hearts;
The Father, Son, and Thee,
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SPIRIT of truth, come down,
Apply his precious blood,
That each may clearly see,
Hath surely dy'd for me.
No man can truly say
That Jesus is the Lord,
Unless thou take the veil away,
Our int'rest in his blood,
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COME, Holy Ghost, eternal God,
Thou God of peace and love.
And Christ's redeeming grace.
4 Thy holy unction pow'r affords
Salvation in Christ's name.
5 Assist and strengthen us, O Lord!
6 Cause all disharmony and strife