156. Christ, Whose Glory Fills the Skies

1 Christ, whose glory fills the skies,
Christ, the true, the only Light,
Sun of Righteousness, arise,
triumph o'er the shades of night;
Dayspring from on high, be near;
Daystar, in my heart appear.

2 Dark and cheerless is the morn
unaccompanied by thee;
joyless is the day's return
'til thy mercy's beams I see;
'til they inward light impart,
glad my eyes, and warm my heart.

3 Visit, then, this soul of mine;
pierce the gloom of sin and grief;
fill me, Radiancy divine;
scatter all my unbelief;
more and more thyself display,
shining to the perfect day.

Text Information
First Line: Christ, whose glory fills the skies
Title: Christ, Whose Glory Fills the Skies
Author: Charles Wesley (1740)
Meter: 7.7.7.7.7.7.
Language: English
Publication Date: 2018
Scripture: ; ; ;
Topic: Christ: Second Advent of; Christ: As the Light; Lord's Day: Evening Worship (1 more...)
Tune Information
Name: LUX PRIMA
Composer: Charles F. Gounod (1872)
Meter: 7.7.7.7.7.7.
Key: F Major or modal



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