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109. Hark the Glad Sound! The Savior Comes

1 Hark the glad sound! The Savior comes,
The Savior promised long;
Let ev'ry heart prepare a throne
And ev'ry voice a song.

2 He comes the prisoners to release,
In Satan's bondage held.
The gates of brass before Him burst,
The iron fetters yield.

3 He comes the broken heart to bind,
The bleeding soul to cure,
And with the treasures of His grace
To enrich the humble poor.

4 Our glad hosannas, Prince of Peace,
Thy welcome shall proclaim,
And heav'n's eternal arches ring
With Thy beloved Name.

Text Information
First Line: Hark the glad sound! The Savior comes
Title: Hark the Glad Sound! The Savior Comes
Author: P. Doddridge, 1702-51
Meter: CM
Language: English
Publication Date: 1996
Topic: Rejoice; Advent 4
Tune Information
Name: CHESTERFIELD
Composer: T. Haweis, 1734-1820
Meter: CM
Key: F Major



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