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155. Come, Holy Spirit, Heavenly Dove

1 Come, Holy Spirit, heav'nly Dove,
With all Thy quick'ning pow'rs;
Kindle a flame of sacred love
In these cold hearts of ours.

2 In vain we tune our formal songs,
In vain we strive to rise;
Hosannas languish on our tongues,
And our devotion dies.

3 And shall we then forever live
At this poor dying rate?
Our love so faint, so cold to Thee,
And Thine to us so great!

4 Come, Holy Spirit, heav'nly Dove,
With all Thy quick'ning pow'rs;
Come, shed abroad the Savior’s love
And that shall kindle ours.

Amen.

Text Information
First Line: Come, Holy Spirit, heav'nly Dove
Title: Come, Holy Spirit, Heavenly Dove
Author: Isaac Watts
Publication Date: 1989
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: [Come, Holy Spirit, heav'nly Dove]
Composer: John B. Dykes
Key: G Major



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