Latin Hymns in English Verse: With Short Biographical Sketches of Their Authors (Classic Reprint)
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One of the first fruits of the Spirit is joy, and joy is naturally expressed in song. James (v. 13) says, Is any merry? Let him sing psalms. Paul (eph. V. 19) urges Christians to sing and make melody in their hearts to the Lord, and exhorts them (eph. V. 19, Col. Iii. 16) to help one another when they come to gether for worship, by psalms and hymns and spir itual songs. At midnight, in prison, Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns unto God (acts xvi. The worship of the church from the begin ning included the singing both of psalms used in the Jewish ritual and also of hymns that were peculiar to the Christian service.
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