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FOR THE

Church of $. Mary Magdalene,

MUNSTER SQUARE, REGENT'S PARK.

Let everything that hath breath praise the Lord."-PSALM 150.

New Edition

LONDON:
G. J. PALMER, 27, LAMB'S CONDUIT STREET,

MDCCCLVII.

147, d. 124.

LONDON : PRINTED BY G. J. PALMER, LAMB'S CONDUIT STREET.

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The parts of Divine Service specially appointed to be sung by the Church of England are—the Psalms for the day, including the · Venite' and Easter Anthem at Morning Prayer,—the Hymns after the first and second lessons,—the three Creeds,the Anthem after the third Collect,—the Litany, and the

Sanctus' and · Gloria in excelsis' in the Communion Service.

As full liberty seems to be left in the choice of Anthems, some of the most generally received Metrical Hymns have been collected to serve for this purpose ;—the words and the music of many of them are very beautiful, and their use seems to be sufficiently sanctioned by the Church.

Seasons of the Christian Pear.

1. ADVENT

The second coming of CHRIST to Judgment

2. CHRISTMAS

The Birth of JESUS CHRIST, Who is God and man.

3. CIRCUMCISION

The obedience of CHRIST to the law of Moses.

4. EPIPHANY

The manifestation of CHRIST to the Gentiles.

5. SEPTUAGESIMA

A preparation for Lent. 5. LENT Forty days of penitence in memory of CHRIST'S

fasting in the wilderness. 7. EASTER

The Resurrection of CHRIST from the grave, 8, ASCENSION

The Ascension of CHRIST into heaven.

9. WHITSUNTIDE

The descent of the HOLY GHOST on the day of

Pentecost.

10. TRINITY

The greatness and goodness of God, the FATHER,

the Son, and the HOLY GHOST.

HYMNS.

Advent.

HYMN 1.

Lo! He comes in clouds descending,

Once for favoured sinners slain ;
Thousand thousand Saints attending

Swell the triumph of His train.
Hallelujah! See the Son of God appear.

Every eye shall now behold Him,

Robed in dreadful majesty ;
Those who set at nought and sold Him,

Pierced and nailed Him to the tree, Deeply wailing, shall the true MESSIAH see.

Yea, Amen! let all adore Thee,

High on Thine eternal throne ;
SAVIOUR, take the power and glory,

Claim the kingdom for Thine own. Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Amen.

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