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222. When He Cometh

1 When He cometh, when He cometh
To make up His jewels,
All His jewels, precious jewels,
His loved and His own:

Like the stars of the morning,
His bright crown adorning,
They shall shine in their beauty -
Bright gems for His crown.

2 He will gather, He will gather
The gems for His kingdom,
All the pure ones, all the bright ones,
His loved and His own: [Refrain]

3 Little children, little children
Who love their Redeemer
Are the jewels, precious jewels,
His loved and His own. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: When He cometh, when He cometh
Title: When He Cometh
Author: William O. Cushing, 1823-1902
Refrain First Line: Like the stars of the morning
Language: English
Publication Date: 1970
Topic: Children's Hymns; Second Coming
Tune Information
Name: [When He cometh, when He cometh]
Composer: George F. Root, 1820-1895
Key: D Major

Audio recording: RHC_222.mp3
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