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766. I Will Arise

Text Information
First Line: Come, you sinners, poor and needy
Title: I Will Arise
Author (verses): Joseph Hart, 1712-1768
Author (refrain): Anonymous
Publication Date: 2012
Meter: 8 7 8 7 with refrain
Scripture: Matthew 9:9-13; Mark 2:1-12
Topic: Penance: Sacraments; Burdens; Commitment (5 more...)
Source: verses, Hymns Composed on Various Subjects, 1759, alt.
Refrain First Line: I will arise and go to Jesus
Tune Information
Harmonizer: George E. Mims, b.1938
Meter: 8 7 8 7 with refrain
Key: f minor
Copyright: © 1979, George E. Mims

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