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Living, dying,
From thy praises, mighty Jesus,

Shrink we never ;
Sing we forth thy name for ever.
4 Rejoice, ye heavens; thou, earth, reply :
With praise, ye sinners, fill the sky,

For this his incarnation.
Incarnate God, put forth thy power,
Ride on, ride on, great Conqueror,
Till all know thy salvation.

Amen, amen:
Hallelujah! hallelujah !

Praise be given
Evermore by earth and heaven. Amen.

528 I heard a great voice of much people in hearsen, [P.M.

saying, Alleluia.-Rev. xix. 1. Tue strain upraise of joy and praise, .Alleluia !

To the glory of their King
Shall the ransom'd people sing, Alleluia!
And the choirs that dwell on high

Shall re-echo through the sky, Alleluia ! "They through the fields of Paradise that roam, The blessed ones, repeat through that bright home,

Alleluia! The planets glittering on their heavenly way, The shining constellations, join and say, Alleluia!

Ye clouds that onward sweep,

Ye winds on pinions light,
Ye thunders, echoing loud and deep,

Ye lightnings, wildly bright,
In sweet consent unite your

Alleluia !
Ye floods and ocean billows,
Ye storins and winter snow,
Ye days of cloudless beauty,
Hoar frost and summer glow;

groves that wave in spring,
And glorious forests, sing, Alleluia !

First let the birds, with painted plumage gay, Esalt their great Creator's praise, and say, Alleluia! Then let the beasts of earth, with varying strain, Join in creation's hymn, and cry again, Alleluia! Here let the mountains thunder forth sonorous,

Alleluia! There let the valleys sing in gentler chorus,

Alleluia! Thou jubilant abyss of ocean, cry,

Alleluia ! Ye tracts of earth and continents, reply, Alleluia! To God, who all creation made, The frequent hymn be duly paid ; Alleluia! This is the strain, the eternal strain, the Lord of all things loves :

Alleluia! This is the song, the heavenly song, that Christ Himself approves :

Alleluia! Wherefore we sing, both heart and voice awaking,

Alleluia ! And children's voices echo, answer making,

Now from all men be outpour'd
Alleluia to the Lord ;
With Alleluia evermore
The Son and Spirit we adore.
Praise be done to the Three in One,

Alleluia ! Alleluia ! Alleluia ! Alleluia!



529 The Lord reigneth : let the earth rejoice.

Ps. xcvii. 1.
1 Praise the Lord through every nation;
His holy arm hath wrought salvation;

Exalt him on his Father's throne :
Praise your King, ye Christian legions,
Who now prepares in heavenly regions

Unfailing mansions for his own :

With voice and minstrelsy
Extol his Majesty :

His praise shall sound all nature round,

Where'er the race of man is found.
2 God with God dominion sharing,
And Man with man our image bearing,

Gentiles and Jews to him are given:
Praise your Saviour, ransom'd sinners,
Of life, through him, immortal winners;
Nor longer heirs of earth, but heaven.

O beatific sight,
To view his face in light:

Hallelnjah !
And, while we see, transform’d to be

From bliss to bliss eternally.
3 Jesu, Lord, our Captain glorious,
O’er sin, and death, and hell victorious,

Wisdom and might to thee belong :
We confess, proclaim, adore thee,
We bow the knee, we fall before thee,
Thy love henceforth shall be our song:

The cross meanwhile we bear,
The crown ere long to wear.

Thy reign extend world without end,
Let praise from all to thee ascend. Amen.

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530 Hallelujah! Praise God in his sanctuary :

praise him in the firmament of his

power.-Ps. cl. 1.
1 ALLELUIA! Song of gladness,

Voice of everlasting joy:
Alleluia ! Sound the sweetest

Heard among the choirs on high,
Hymning in God's blissful mansion

Day and night incessantly.

2 Alleluia! Church victorious,

Thou may'st lift the joyful strain.
Alleluia! Songs of triumph

Well befit the ransom'd train.
Faint and feeble are our praises

While in exile we remain.
3 Alleluia! Songs of gladness

Suit not always souls forlorn.
Alleluia! Sounds of sadness

'Midst our joyful strains are borne;
For in this dark world of sorrow

We with tears our sins must mourn.
4 Praises with our prayers uniting,
Hear us, blessed Trinity;

Bring us to thy blissful presence,

There the Paschal Lamb to see,
There to thee ir Alleluia

Singing everlastingly. Amen.

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531 I will keep thee in all places whither thou goest. [C.M.

Gen. xxviii. 15.
1 How art thy servants bless'd, O Lord;

How sure is their defence !
Eternal wisdom is their guide;

Their help, omnipotence.
2 In foreign realms, and lands remote,

Supported by thy care,
Through burning climes they pass unhurt,

And breathe in tainted air.

3 From all their griefs and dangers, Lord,

Thy mercy sets them free,
While in the confidence of prayer

Their souls take hold on thee.
4 When by the dreadful tempest borne

High on the broken wave,

know thou art not slow to hear,

Nor impotent to save.
5 The storm is laid, the winds retire,

Obedient to thy will ;
The sea, that roar'd at thy command,

At thy command is still.
6 In midst of dangers, fears, and deaths,

Thy goodness I'll adore ;
And praise thee for thy mercies past,

And humbly hope for more.
7 My life, while thou preserv'st my life,

Thy sacrifice shall be ;
And death, when death shall be my lot,

Shall join my soul to thee.


532 O God of our salvation, who art the confidence [L.M.

of them that are afar off upon the sea.-

Ps. lxv. 5. 1 ALMIGHTY FATHER, hear our cry,

As o'er the trackless deep we roam; Be thou our haven always nigh,

On homeless waters thou our home. 2 O Jesu, Saviour, at whose voice

The tempest sank to perfect rest, Bid thou the mourner's heart rejoice,

And cleanse and calm the troubled breast. 3 O Holy Ghost, beneath whose power

The ocean woke to life and light, Command thy blessing in this hour,

Thy fostering warmth, thy quickening might.

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