Monthly Archives: October 2012
I’ll praise my Maker while I’ve breath, And when my voice is lost in death, Praise shall employ my nobler powers; My days of praise shall ne’er be past While life, and thought, and being last, Or immortality endures.
At length the glad day has arisen, So longed for and dear to our sight; Let us praise God by whom it is given, And let us rejoice in its light. Mighty God, unto Thee do I cry, Thine anointed … Continue reading
I was a stricken deer, that left the herd Long since; with many an arrow, deep infixed, My panting side was charged, when I withdrew To seek a tranquil death in distant shades. There I was found by One who had … Continue reading
Wouldst thou from find a sweet relief? Or is thy heart oppressed by woes untold? Balm wouldst thou gather for corroding grief? Pour blessings round thee, like a shower of gold. ‘Tis when the rose is wrapt in many a … Continue reading
A friend at a celebrated watering place(aka the seaside), met a lady who seemed hovering on the brink of the grave. Her cheeks were hollow and wan, her manner listless, her step languid, and her brow wore the severe contraction … Continue reading