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SEYMOUR 7.7.7.7.

OLIVER HOLDEN, 1835

Arr. fr. C. VON WEBER, 1826

1. They who seek the throne of grace Find that throne in ev -'ry place; 2. In our sick - ness and our health, In

our want, or in our wealth, 3. When our earth - ly com - forts fail, When the woes of life pre - vail, 4. Then, my soul, in ev - 'ry

strait, To

Thy Fa - ther come, and wait;

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He Him- self has bid thee pray, There-fore will not say thee nay.
Let Thy blood, for sin- ners spilt, Set my conscience free frem guilt.
There Thy blood-bought right maintain And with-out a ri - val reign.
As my Guide, my Guard, my Friend, Lead me to my jour-ney's end. A-men.

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grace, The prom - ise 2. My soul, ask what thou wilt, Thou canst not 3. Thine im age, Lord, be - stow, Thy pres - ence 4. Teach me to live by faith, Con - form my

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There Je - sus shows a smil - ing face, And waits to an-swer pray'r.
Since His own blood for thee He spilt, What else can He with hold ?

I ask to serve Thee here be low, And reign with Thee a . bove.
Let me vic - to- rious be in death, And then in glo - ry shine.

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CONSOLATION 89. D.

Rev. WILLIAM W. WALFORD

WILLIAM B. BRADBURY, 1859

1. Sweet hour of pray'r ! sweet hour of pray'r! That calls me from a world of care, 2. Sweet hour of pray’rl sweet hour of pray'r! Thy wings shall my pe - ti - tion bear

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And bids me at my Fa-ther's throne Make all my wants and wishes known
To Him whose truth and faith-ful-ness En-gage the wait-ing soul to bless.

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dis- tress and grief, My soul has oft - en found re - lief; me seek His face, Be- lieve His word, and trust His grace,

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And oft es-caped the tempter's snare,By thy return,sweet hour of pray'r!
I'll cast on Him my ev - 'ry care And wait for thee,sweet hour of pray'r! Amen.

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5 Prayer is the Christian's vital breath, 60 Thou, by whom we come to God, The Christian's native air;

The Life, the Truth, the Way! His watchword at the gates of death: The path of prayer Thyself hast trod; He enters Heaven with prayer.

Lord, teach us how to pray.

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