Mediæval Hymns and Sequences

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J. Masters, 1863 - 224 من الصفحات

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الصفحة 80 - With jasper glow thy bulwarks, Thy streets with emeralds blaze ; The sardius and the topaz Unite in thee their rays ; Thine ageless walls are bonded With amethyst unpriced ; The saints build up its fabric, And the corner-stone is Christ.
الصفحة 78 - But He whom now we trust in Shall then be seen and known ; And they that know and see Him Shall have Him for their own. The morning shall awaken, The shadows shall decay, And each true-hearted servant Shall shine as doth the day...
الصفحة 123 - Others said, These are not the words of him that hath a devil. Can a devil open the eyes of the blind?
الصفحة 83 - Jerusalem the glorious ! The glory of the Elect ! O dear and future vision That eager hearts expect : Even now by faith I see thee Even here thy walls discern : To thee my thoughts are kindled, And strive and pant and yearn...
الصفحة 77 - Brief life is here our portion ; Brief sorrow, short-lived care ; The life that knows no ending, The tearless life, is there. O happy retribution ! Short toil, eternal rest ; For mortals and for sinners A mansion with the blest.
الصفحة 182 - Glory to God in the highest; and on earth peace to men of good will.
الصفحة 181 - Word-made-flesh, true bread he maketh by his word his flesh to be, wine his blood; which whoso taketh must from carnal thoughts be free: faith alone, though sight forsaketh, shows true hearts the mystery.
الصفحة 85 - The best and dearest FATHER Who made me and Who saved, Bore with me in defilement, And from defilement laved: When in His strength I struggle, For very joy I leap, When in my sin I totter, I weep, or try to weep: And grace, sweet grace celestial, Shall all its love display, And David's Royal Fountain Purge every sin away.
الصفحة 44 - Ye floods and ocean billows, Ye storms and winter snow, Ye days of cloudless beauty, Hoar frost and summer glow ; Ye groves that wave in spring, And glorious forests, sing Alleluia!
الصفحة 79 - For thee, O dear dear Country Mine eyes their vigils keep ; For very love, beholding Thy happy name, they weep : The mention of thy glory Is unction to the breast, And medicine in sickness, And love, and life, and rest.

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