What We Believe
i

But that thou art my wisdome, Lord,
      And both mine eyes are thine,
My minde would be extreamly stirr’d
      For missing my designe.

Were it not better to bestow
      Some place and power on me?
Then should thy praises with me grow,
      And share in my degree.

But when I thus dispute and grieve,
      I do resume my sight,
And pilfring what I once did give,
      Disseize thee of thy right.

How know I, if thou shouldst me raise,
      That I should then raise thee?
Perhaps great places and thy praise
      Do not so well agree.

Wherefore unto my gift I stand;
      I will no more advise:
Onely do thou lend me a hand,
      Since thou hast both mine eyes.

Publication Information

Contact the Editor: Gregory Edward Reynolds

Editorial address: Dr. Gregory Edward Reynolds,
827 Chestnut St.
Manchester, NH 03104-2522
Telephone: 603-668-3069

Electronic mail: reynolds.1@opc.org

Submissions, Style Guide, and Citations

Subscriptions

Editorial Policies

Copyright information

Ordained Servant: October 2012

Reformation Heritage

Also in this issue

A Tribute: The Rev. John Galbraith, Mr. OPC

The Revised Historiography of Reformed Orthodoxy: A Few Practical Implications

Union with Christ: A Review Article

Keeping Up with the Times: Evangelicals and the New Media, Part 1: A Review Article

Performance Sports

Download PDFDownload MobiDownload ePubArchive

CONTACT US

+1 215 830 0900

Contact Form

Find a Church