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A glad - ness that noth The pulse of the world

ing but morn - ing can bring.
is · viv ing a - gain.

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No. 31. WE'VE ALL OUR ANGEL SIDE. Moderato.

German.

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J. V. B.

Moderato.

German.

1. Ev-'ry-where in na - ture,

And her ev · 'ry crea -ture, 2. And I know the reas - on

Bud and bloom in seas - on, 3. Les-son plain and gen tle,

On me Na-ture's man - tle

Ev - ’ry-thing is free, Lives in Lib - er · ty. Why they all are free, Bird and beast and tree. Hide with-in my breast, Joy - ful - ly shall rest;

Stream-let on the mount - ain, Wind that rides the plain,

'Tis be-cause their na ture Each one fol-lows true. Faith - ful to my

du ty. My true na-ture's end,

Gush-ing spring and fount-ain, Driv-ing cloud and rain.

Ev-’ry-thing and crea-ture Does what it should do.
In me truth and beau-ty Shall with free - dom blend.

No. 33. BE FIRM AND BE FAITHFUL. Brightly.

German. S4

1. Be firm and

The brave are 2. If scorn be

If stripes or

be faith - ful; the bold - er, thy por - tion, a pris - on,

De - sert not

the right; The dark - er the night;

If ha - tred and loss,
Re - mem-ber

the cross;

BE FIRM AND BE FAITHFUL-Concluded. 259

Then
God watch es

up and

be do - ing, The brave shall
a - bove thee. And he will

not
re-

fail; Thy du - ty pur - su - ing, dare all, and pre- vail! quite; Stand firm and be faith-ful, de sert not the right.

No. 34. "PEACE BE ON THIS HOUSE.” Slowly. J. V B. f 8

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gone to rest On night's sweet breast; But ere he sank to go to rest, Se - rene - ly blest, We shall, like him, go

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No 33. CLEAN HANDS AND A PURE HEART. J. V. B.

German.

Moderato.

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1. O when the sun - wakes the morning,
2. And when the love - ly night descending, Instrument.
3. This sol-emn voice of ev-'ry creature,

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The land and sea and sky - dorn-ing,
Sheds wel-come rest, with si - lence blending, Instrument.
Pours from the heart of faith-ful na - ture,

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Then hear Earth's voic-es, how they chime, In prais - es

0 still the skies with an - thems ring, While stars their And we. may make our lives sub-lime, And with the

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CLEAN HANDS AND A PURE HEART-Concluded.

And

min - gle in praise, For all the sweet days. They chant their de - light, And thanks for

the night. And faith-ful days, Our life shall

be praise.

our

No. 36. THE CROWN OF LIFE.

Russian (altered).

slowly.

1. It is said that Truth is gold- That is
2. It is said that Sin brings pain- That is
3. It is said that Good-ness thrives—That is
4. Life on earth is brief at best- That is

so! so! so! so!

That it yields

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That its work is
That it bless - es
But with Good-ness

hun-dred fold; T'hat its champions loss, not gain; That it hurts the hu man lives; That, when earth - ly in the breast, We al - read - y

win the prize Which endures and nev-er dies— That is so! soul and brings Nev-er balm, but man-y stings—That is so! pride has flown. Goodness is star- ry crown—That is so! have the prize Which endures and nev-er dies— That is so!

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