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In Excelsis, 1896036
In Thy Name, O Lord, AssemblingRev. Thomas Kelly, 1815

Hymn NumberTuneComposer or SourceMeter
036St. RaphaelEdward J. Hopkins (1818-1901)8.7.8.7.4.7.

1In Thy name, O Lord, assembling,
We, Thy people, now draw near;
Teach us to rejoice with trembling,
Speak, and let Thy servants hear–
Hear with meekness,
Hear Thy word with godly fear.
2While our days on earth are lengthened,
May we give them, Lord, to Thee;
Cheered by hope, and daily strengthened,
May we run, nor weary be,
Till Thy glory
Without clouds in heaven we see.
3There in worship purer, sweeter,
Thee Thy people shall adore;
Tasting of enjoyment greater
Far than thought conceived before–
Full enjoyment,
Full, unmixed, and evermore. Amen.
1 Samuel3:10And the LORD came, and stood, and called as at other times, Samuel, Samuel. Then Samuel answered, Speak; for thy servant heareth.
Psalm2:11Serve the LORD with fear, and rejoice with trembling.
Ecclesiastes5:1,21 Keep thy foot when thou goest to the house of God, and be more ready to hear, than to give the sacrifice of fools: for they consider not that they do evil. 2 Be not rash with thy mouth, and let not thine heart be hasty to utter any thing before God: for God is in heaven, and thou upon earth: therefore let thy words be few.
Isaiah40:31But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.
Acts10:33Immediately therefore I sent to thee; and thou hast well done that thou art come. Now therefore are we all here present before God, to hear all things that are commanded thee of God.
Hebrews10:25For if we sin wilfully after that we have received the knowledge of the truth, there remaineth no more sacrifice for sins,

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