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Supt. It is our holy day: we have taken sweet counsel together.
face to shine upon us. All singing.
Suot. The Lord lifteth the light of his countenance upon us and
giveth us peace.
A • lien.
si - lence here! No church is half
so dear. gleam and glow, As doth the peach - tree blow! ris ing peal, Nor tell the things we feel. si - lence here! No church is half
No. 3. RING THE BELLS.
1. Ring the bells! the golden hours Of the ho - ly day, 2. Ring the bells! the sultry
Is no time for toil; 3. Ring the bells! the twilight hour With its heavenly peace, 4. Ring the bells! the Sunday bells, On this ho - ly day;
With their pleasant call to prayer, Gen - tly glide a
ti - san,
O'er the towering granite steeps, O'r the wooded dells,
Is the sound which tells, Sweet the soothing mel - o - dy, In the si - lence swells, Heads are bowed and prayers ascend, All of wor-ship tells.
Let the tones the echoes wake, Ring the Sunday bells. That a res-pite he may know, Ring the noontide bells. While the stars are gleaming forth, Ring the ves-per bells. Bless-ings to our Fa-ther's name! Ring the Sunday bells.
No. 4. SUNSHINE.
1. How we love to thee, Gold-en evening
sun! 2. Be it ours thus bright - ly Virtue's course to run; 3. Thus we wish in child-hood, While we gaze on thee,
How we love to thee, When the day is
done. Ours to sleep so sweet - ly, All our la - bors done.
Wish our heavenly path-way, Like thine own may be. Ə
J. V. B
Repeat in Chorus.
1. Come all ye happy chil-dren, Join in sweetest sing-ing, 2. Around you health and plenty Glow with winning beau-ty, 3. So come with glad thanksgiving, With your sweetest singing,
voic - es in beau - ti-ful song, Come all with glad thanksgiving, pleas-ure the boun-ti-ful day. And watchful love surrounds you, use all your blessings a-right. Be tender, kind and loving,
Grateful spirits bringing, For all the blessings your pathway that Teaching truth and du - ty: Guiding your footsteps, preparing the
To some sad heart bringing Shares of your blessings, a ray of your
throng, For all the blessings your pathway that throng way, Guid - ing your foot-steps, pre-par - ing the way. light, Shares of your blessings, a ray
of your light.