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Page 109 - And about the ninth hour Jesus cried with a loud voice, saying, Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani? that is to say, My God, My God, why hast Thou forsaken Me?
Page 20 - King ! Long live our noble King! God save the King! Send him victorious, Happy and glorious, Long to reign over us ! God save the King!
Page 21 - God save the King! Send him victorious, Happy and glorious, Long to reign over us ! God save the King! O Lord our God, arise! Scatter his enemies, And make them fall; Confound their politics, Frustrate their knavish tricks: On Thee our hopes we fix — God save us all!
Page 291 - How sweet the name of Jesus sounds In a believer's ear ! It soothes his sorrows, heals his wounds, And drives away his fear.
Page 109 - After this, JESUS knowing that all things were now accomplished, that the Scripture might be fulfilled, saith, I thirst.
Page 296 - My mouth shall speak the praise of the LORD : and let all flesh bless his holy name for ever and ever.
Page 296 - The eyes of all wait upon thee ; and thou givest them their meat in due season. 16 Thou openest thine hand, and satisfiest the desire of every living thing. 17 The LORD is righteous in all his ways, and holy in all his works.
Page 247 - Thy prime decree? The sun to me is dark And silent as the moon, When she deserts the night, Hid in her vacant interlunar cave.
Page 297 - Isaac Watts, DD, and in testimony of the high and lasting esteem in which his character and writings are held in the great Christian community, by whom the English language is spoken. Of his Psalms and Hymns it may be predicted in his own words :— " ' Ages unborn will make his songs The joy and labor of their tongues.