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XV. GLORIA PATRI, N. B. The metre marks, affixed to the preceding Hymns, have reference to a division of the metres, founded on the nature of the verse, into four classes, marked-L, L, I. IV. Obius I. includes common, long, and short metres, marked-C. M., L. M., S. M. Olots II. includes the other lambick metres, eight in number, marked-41. 1., II. 2., L 3.
11. 4., &c., which may be uamed; Two, one; Two, two; Two, three ; &c. Class III. includes the Trochaick metres, being five in number, marked—III. 1., III. 2,
III. 3., &c. which may be named; Three, one; Three, two; &c. Class IV. includes the meires consisting chiefly of triplets, being five in number, mark.
ed—IV. d., IV. 2., IV.3., &c. and may be named; Four, one; Four, two ; &c
The God whom we adore,
The God whom earth and heav'n adore,
Ard Spirit, glory be,
And saints on earth adore;
And suff'ring saints on earth adore;
When time itself shall be no more.
11. 4. To God the Father, Son,
And Spirit, ever bless'd,
It was, is now,
And shall be so
• II, 6. . Eternal praise be given,
And songs of highest worth, By all the hosts of heaven,
And all the saints on earth, To God, supreme confessed,
To Christ, his only Son,
Supreme o’er earth and heaven,
Be highest glory given,
To God the Father, God the Son,
Ere time had yet its course begun:
III. 3. Praise the Father, earth and heaven,
Praise the Son, the Spirit praise,
To the Saviour, Christ, his Son,
Everlasting Three in One:
God the Father, God the Son, God the Spirit, join'd in glory
On the same eternal throne; Endless praises
To Jehovah, Three in One.
Of ev'ry degree,
All praise be address'd;
One God ever bless'd,
And ever shall be,
And Spirit, thrice holy and bless'd,
All praise to the Spirit, thrice bless'd,
IV. 4. O Father Almighty, to thee be address'd, With Christ and the Spirit, one God ever bless'd, All glory and worship from earth and from heav'n, As was, and is now, and shall ever be giv'n.
IV. 5. All glory and praise to the Father be given, The Son and the Spirit from earth and from heaven As was, and is now, be supreme adoration, As ever shall be, to the God of salvation.
For Hymns 145 and 185. To the Father, to the Son,
And Spirit ever bless'd, Everlasting Three in One,
All worship be address'd: Praise from all above, below,
As throughout the ages past, Now is given, and shall be so While endless ages last.
When used to Hymn 185, in line 6, read, As was throughout the ages past.
Come, let us adore him, come, how at his feet,
I Whenever the Hymns are used at the celebration of divine service,
a certain portion or portions of the Psalms of David in metre shal alao be sung.
ly Father Delure uits deny God,
odies! The tel every kne
Page. A charge to keep I have,
94 Hail, thou long expected Jesus, Ah, how shall fallen man,
10 Hail to the Lord's Anointed, Alas, wat hourly dangers rise !
3 Hark! from the tombs a mournful sound, 99 All glorious God, what hymns of praise, 11 [lark! the glad sound, the Saviour comes, 23 Almighty Father! bless the word,
23 Hark! the herald angels sing, Almighty Lord! betore thy throne, 43 wasten, sinner, to be wise ; Althougó the vine its fruits deny 109 Hear, gracious God, my humble moan, And are we pow brought near to God, 50 Hear what the voice from heaven deAnd wilt thou, ( eternal God,
53) clares, And will the Judge descend?"
101 He dies! the friend of sinners dies ! Another six days work is done,
20 He's come ! let every knee be bent,
83. How beauteous are their feet As when the weary trav’ller gains,
98 How firm a foundation, ye saints of the As o'er the past my meinory strays,
19 How shiort the race our friend has run, Before Jehovah's awful throne
81 How wondrous and great Begirl, my soul, the exalted lay,
5 I love thy kingdom, Lord,
17 Jesus, my strength, my hope, Behold the Saviour of mankind
35 Jesus, Saviour of my soul, Children of the heavenly King,
76 Jesus shall reign where'er the sun Christ from the dead is rais'd, and made 39 Joy is a fruit that will not grow Christ the Lord is ris'n to-day,
38 let heaven arise, let earth appear, Come, Holy Ghost, Creator, come, 40 Let worldly minds the world pursue, Come, Holy Spirit, Heavenly Dove,
Like Noah's weary dove, Come, let our voices join,
58 Lord! dismiss us with thy blessing, Come, Lord, and warm each languid Lord! for the just thou dost provide, heart,
104 Lord, how delightful 'tis to see Come, ye that love the Lord,
77 Lord, my God, I long to know, Deluded souls! that dreain of heaven, 74 Lord of life, all praise excelling, Disown'd of heaven, by man oppress'd, 57 Lord! unafflicted, undismay'd, Doxologies,
112, 113, 114, 115|Lo! what a cloud of witnesses, Dread Jehovah! God of nations! 44 Lord, with glowing heart id praise Eternal source of every joy!
thee Faith is the Christian's evidence
73Mercy, descending from above, Far from my thoughts, vain world, My God, and is thy table spread? be gone,
My God, permit me not to be Father of mercies! in thy word
|3|My God, since thou hast rais'd me up, Father of all, whose love profound,
My grateful soul, for ever praise, Father of mercies! bow thine ear, 53 My op'ning eyes with rapture see Father, to thee, my soul I lift,
14|My Saviour hanging on the tree, Father, whate'er of earthly bliss
82 Not to the terrors of the Lord, Few are thy days, and full of wo,
99 Now from the altar of our hearts, Fountain of mercy, God of love,
45|Now may the God of grace and pow'r
590 for a closer walk with God, God moves in a mysterious way,
100 Holy, holy, holy Lord,
51 On Zion, and on Lebanon, * Go preach my gospel,” saith the Lord, 52| Spirit of the living God, Grace ! 'ris a charming sound!
1510 that my load of sin were gone!