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FAITH AND LIFE
PSALMS, CANTICLES AND ANTHEMS
COLLECTED AND EDITED
REV. JOHN HUNTER, D.D. (GLAS.)
THE KING'S WEIGH HOUSE CHURCH, LONDON
(LATE OF TRINITY CHURCH, GLASGOW)
I will sing with the spirit, and I will sing with the
understanding also.--1 Cor. xiv. 15
J. M. DENT & CO.
PRAISE ye the Lord ! It is good to sing unto our God. pleasant, and comely is the hymn of pra ise.-Ps. 147, 1.
In psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody with your heart to the Lord.-Ephesians v. 19.
FROM all that dwell below the skies
How did I weep in Thy hymns and cauticles, touched to the quick by the voices of Thy sweet-attunèd Church ?-St. Augustine.
Beyond my highest joy,
I prize her heavenly ways;
Her hymns of love and praise.-T. Dwight.
BV 459 .48 1904
PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION
This new edition of Hymns of Faith and Life has been carefully revised, and re-arranged to suit the order of the Christian Year. A few hymns have been omitted, but many new and better ones have been added. In addition to acknowledgments made in the Preface to the first edition of this book (see Appendix), I have to tender my thanks for permission to use hymns to :
The CHAIRMAN OF THE COMMITTEE of “Hymns Ancient
and Modern,” for Hymns by Sir H. W. BAKER. The FATHERS OF THE ORATORY, Kensington, for Verses from
two copyright Hymns by the late Dr. Faber.