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3 Messiah, King of glorys, stands
( នំ Before JEHOVAH's face; While mercy, truth, and love, preserver 0.21
The sceptre of His grace..
Our daily offering raise;
In themes of endless praise,
PSALM 62. (c.m.) This Psalm expresses a repeated act of faith, and
trust in God; it states that there is no confidence to be placed in man; but only in the power and
mercy of JEHOVAH. 1 ON God alone
my spirit waits, My help is from above;
TS He my salvation is, my Rock,
From Him I'll not remove.. 2 My expectation is from Him,
My shield, my hiding-place:
Source of all life and grace.
to His abode;
Though riches should increase;
Be rich in heav'nly grace.
5 Once God hath spoke; yea, twice declared,
“Omnipotence is mine."
With righteousness divine.
PSALM 63. (8, 8, 6.) David in the wilderness of Judah, expresses his de
sire of the presence of God, and the divine pleusures of his sanctuary. He praises. God in the midst of his affliction, and predicts the triumph and glory of Messiah. 1 O GOD, Thou art my God, for Thee,
Thy glory and Thy power to see, ?". My spirit longs and faints;
Thy sanctuary, Thy holy place,
Amidst assembled saints.
My hands to Thee I'll raise ;
Shall be Thy name to praise.
Rejoicing in my GOD:
To view Thy blest abode..
His enemies shall fall,
His saints, who serv'd with holy fear,
And crown Him Lord of all.
PSALM 63. II. Metre. (Old 113th.} O God, my gracious God, to Thee
My early prayers shall offered be; For Thee my thirsty soul does pant; My fainting strength implores Thy grace, Within this dry, this barren place,
Where I refreshing waters want. 2 0 to my longing eyes once more That view of glorious power restore,
Which Thy majestic house displays; Because to me Thy wond'rous love Than life itself does dearer prove,
My lips shall always speak Thy praise.
With lifted hands adore Thy name:
While I with joy Thy praise proclaim. 4 When down I lie, sweet sleep to find, Thou, LORD, art present to my mind,
And when I wake in dead of night;
I rest with safety and delight,
PSALM 63. DI. Metre. (l.m.) 10 God, my God, my all Thou art,
Ere shines the dawn of rising day; Thy sov’reign light within my heart,
Thine all enliv'ning power display. 2 In a dry land behold I place
My whole desire on Thee, my LORD;
3 O LORD, within Thy sacred gates,
Where I so oft have sought for Thee;
4 More dear than life itself, Thy love
My heart and tongue shall still employ:
3. In blessing Thee with thankful songs,
My happy life shall glide away:
6 Abundant sweetness ! while I sing,
Thy love my favour'd soul o'erflows :
ng Beneath Thy smiles, O may I live,
By Thy right hand upheld and blest;
David prays for deliverance from his enemies, and predicts the exaltation of the Church in God her
SAVIOUR. 1 HEAR my voice, O God, in prayer,
Guard my life from servile fear; From each hostile counsel hide,
Through life's dreary desart guide, 2 Foes on every side increase ;
LORD, preserve my soul in peace;
Plead my cause, and guard my heart. 3 Then shall men Thy power confess,
See Thy hand, Thy mercy bless ;
Own thy work, and strive no more, 4 But the just Thy acts record,
Glorying only in the LORD;
PSALM 65. (L.M.) The Psalmist celebrates divine mercy, in hearing prayer, pardoning transgression, and replenishing the earth with fruitful seasons.
10 GOD of hosts, at Sion's gates,
Glory and praise eternal waits :