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5. Hark! the Bells

1 Hark! the music of the bells,
Calling us to praise and pray’r;
Clear and sweet their chiming tells
Of the joy that waits us there.

Hark! the bells, happy bells,
Floating on the tranquil air;
Hark! the bells, happy bells,
Calling us to the house of pray’r.

2 To the temple of the Lord
Let us haste with willing feet;
There to read His holy Word,
There to sing His praises sweet. [Chorus]

3 May Thy blessings, Lord, descend,
And to Thee our hearts we raise;
While the bells and voices blend
In a grateful song of praise. [Chorus]

Text Information
First Line: Hark! the music of the bells
Title: Hark! the Bells
Author: J. H. F.
Refrain First Line: Hark! the bells, happy bells
Language: English
Publication Date: 1890
Tune Information
Name: [Hark! the music of the bells]
Composer: J. H. Fillmore


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