Do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, with whom you were sealed for the day of redemption.@Ephesians 4:30
Charles Wesley (1707-1788)

Charles Wesley, Hymns and Sacred Poems 1749.

Gerald Ludwig Spohr, Das Heiland’s Letzte Stunde 1834 (🔊 pdf nwc).

Ludwig Spohr (1784-1859)

I want a principle within of watchful, godly fear,
A sensibility of sin, a pain to feel it near.
I want the first approach to feel of pride or wrong desire,
To catch the wandering of my will, and quench the kindling fire.

From Thee that I no more may stray, no more Thy goodness grieve,
Grant me the filial awe, I pray, the tender conscience give.
Quick as the apple of an eye, O God, my conscience make;
Awake my soul when sin is nigh, and keep it still awake.

Almighty God of truth and love, to me Thy power impart;
The mountain from my soul remove, the hardness from my heart.
O may the least omission pain my reawakened soul,
And drive me to that blood again, which makes the wounded whole.