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ANTHEM. 0. C. Col. p. 41.
The end of things created!
On clouds of glory seated.
Prepare, my soul, to meet Him.
5 ANTHEM. H. & H. Col. p. 143, vol. 2. HOW excellent thy name, O Lord !
In all the world is known ! Above all heavens, O King ador'd,
How hast thou set thy glorious throne !
6 ANTHEM. H. & H. Col. p. 140, vol. 2. WHEN lost in wonder I behold, Yon azure starr'd with living gold; Or on the moon's soft lustre gaze, As through the spangled heavens she strays; Warm'd by devotion's hallow'd fire, May my rapt soul to Thee aspire; To Thee, whose powerful word we know Gave these resplendent orbs to glow : They heard, involv'd in central night, Thy great command," let there be light :" They heard, and at the joyful sound Unnumber'd planets blaz'd around.
Last Day. 1 Pet. iv.18; 2 Pet. iii.7,10,12.-H.&H. Col. p. 238 1 THAT day of wrath, that dreadful day,
When heaven and earth shall pass away,
How shall he meet that dreadful day,
The flaming heavens together roll ?
Swells the high trump that wakes the dead! 3 Oh! on that day, that wrathful day,
When man to judgment wakes from clay,
TRIO AND CAORUS.-0. C. Col. p. 38. SOUND the loud timbrel o'er Egypt's dark sea, Jehovah has triumph'd, his people are free.
Sing, for the pride of the tyrant is broken,
His chariots and horsemen,all splendid and brave How vain were there boasting, the Lord bath but spoken
And chariots and horsemen are sunk in the wave. Sound, &c.
Who shall return to tell Egypt the story,
Of those she sent forth in her hour of her pride? For the Lord hath look'd out from his pillar of glory
And all the brave thousands are dash'd in the tide. Sound, &c.
TRIO. An Elegy. 0. C. Col. p. 70. WEEP not for those, whom the veil of the tomb,
In life's happy morning hath hid from our eyes ; Ere sin threw a blight o'er the spirit's young bloom,
Or earth had profan'd what was born for the skies. Death chill'd the fair fountain ere sorrow had stain'd it,
'Twas frozen in all the pure light of its course, And but sleeps till the sunshine of heaven has unchain’d it, To water that Eden where first was its course.
10 CANON. H. & H. Col.
p. 318. 1 0, 'TWAS a joyful sound to hear
Our tribes devoutly say
And keep your festal day.
With our assembled powers;
CAORUS. 0. C. Col. p. 67. THE great Jehovah is our awful theme, Sublime in majesty, in power supreme.
12 ANTHEM. H. & H. Col. p. 133, 2d vol. GLORY be to God on high, and on carth, peace; good-will towards men. We praise thee, we bless thee, we worship thee, we glorify thee, we give thanks to thee for thy great glory, O! Lord God, heavenly King, Father almighty. Glory be to God! Hallelujah! Amen!
ANTHEM. 0. C. Col.
191. I HEARD a voice from heaven, saying unto me, write, from henceforth blessed are the dead who die in the Lord; for they rest from their labours and their works do follow them.
ANTHEM. 0. C. Col. p. 3. AWAKE, put on thy strength, O Zion! Put on thy beautiful garments, o Jerusalem, thou holy city. The redeemed of the Lord shall return; everlasting joy shall be upon their head; sorrow and mourning shall pass away.
ANTHEM. 0. C. Col. p. 21. HEAR my prayer, O God, and hide not thyself from my petition.
Take heed unto me and hear me, how I mourn in my prayer and am vexed. My heart is disquieted within me, and the fear of death is fallen upon me. Then I said, O that I had wings like a dove, then would I flee away and be at rest.
16 ANTHEM. 0. C. Col. p. 145. BOW down thine ear, O Lord, and hear me; for I am poor and in misery. Blessed is he that considereth 'the poor and needy; the Lord shall deliver him in the time of trouble. Among the Gods there is none like unto thee, O Lord, there is not one can do as Thou dost. I will lay me down in peace and take my rest; for 'tis Thou, O Lord, that makest me dwell in safety: Therefore my mouth shall speak the praise of the Lord, and give thanks unto hi holy name for ever and ever.Praise the Lord, O my soul! while I live will i
praise the Lord ; yea, as long as I have any being will I sing praises unto my God. Amen.
EASTER ANTHEM. THE Lord is risen indeed! Hallelujah! Now is Christ risen from the dead, and become the first fruits of them that slept. Hallelujah! And did he rise ? Hear, O ye nations! Hear it, O ye
dead! He rose! He burst the bars of death, and triumph'd o'er the grave. Then I rose! Then first humanity triumphant pass'd the crystal ports of light, and seiz'd eternal youth. Man, all-immortal, Hail! Heaven, all lavish of strange gifts to man, Thine all the glory! man's the boundless bliss !
18 ANTIEM. Psa. vi 1, 2, 3. H. & H. Col. p. 310. PONDER my words, O Lord, consider my me ditation. O hearken unto the voice of my calling, my King and my God. For unto thee will I make my prayer. My voice shalt thou hear, betimes, O O Lord! Early in the morning will I make my prayer to Thee.
19 ANTHEM. H. & H. Col. p. 300. BLESSED be thou, Lord God of Israel, our Father, for ever and ever. Thine, O Lord, is the greatness, and the power, and the glory, and the victory, and the majesty. For all that is in the heavens and the earth are thine. Thine is the kingdom, O Lord, and thou art exalted as head over all. Both riches and honour come of Thee; and thou reignest over all; and in thy hand is power and might, and in thine hand it is to make great, and to give strength unto all. Now, therefore, our God, we thank Thee, O God, and praise thy glorious name; we thank Thee and praise thy glorious name.