Father, to Thee My Soul I Lift

Father, to thee my soul I lift, My soul on thee depends, Father, to thee my soul I lift, My soul on thee depends, Convinced that every perfect gift From thee alone descends. Mercy and grace are thine alone, And power and wisdom too; Without the Spirit of thy Son We nothing good can do. […]

The Church in Her Militant State

The Church in her militant state Is weary, and cannot forbear; The Church in her militant state Is weary, and cannot forbear; The saints in an agony wait To see him again in the air; The Spirit invites, in the bride, Her heavenly Lord to descend, And place her, enthroned at his side, In glory […]

Let the Beasts Their Breath Resign

Let the beasts their breath resign, Strangers to the life divine; Let the beasts their breath resign, Strangers to the life divine; Who their God can never know, Let their spirit downward go. You for higher ends were born, You may all to God return, Dwell with him above the sky; Why will you for […]

Why Will Ye Die, O House of Israel?

Sinners, turn, why will ye die? God, your Maker, asks you why? Ezek. xviii. 31 Sinners, turn, why will ye die? God, your Maker, asks you why? God, who did your being give, Made you with himself to live – He the fatal cause demands, Asks the work of his own hands, Why, ye thankless […]