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On Admitting Members to Sacramen-
Public and national Blessings and Af-
L. M. 1. The Bible the inspired source of religious
knowledge. · ETERNAL Spirit! 'twas thy breath
The oracles of truth inspired; And kings and holy seers of old
With strong proplietic impulse fir'd. 2. Fill'il with thy great almighty pow'r,
Their lips with heavenly science Now'd; Their hands a thousand wonders wrought,
Which bore the signature of God. 3 With gladsome hearts they spread the news
Of pardon, through a Saviour's blood;
Mark'd out the path to his abode.
Against the sacred word combine;
Securely guards the work divine.
Thee, its preserver, we adore;
L. M. 2.
The Scriptures inspired.
The ancient prophets spoke his word;