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792. Come, Thou Almighty King

1 Come, Thou almighty King,
Help us Thy Name to sing, help us to praise!
Father all glorious, o’er all victorious,
Come and reign over us, Ancient of Days!

2 Jesus, our Lord, arise,
Scatter our enemies, and make them fall;
Let Thine almighty aid our sure defense be made,
Souls on Thee be stayed; Lord, hear our call.

3 Come, Thou incarnate Word,
Gird on Thy mighty sword, our prayer attend!
Come, and Thy people bless, and give Thy Word success,
Spirit of holiness, on us descend!

4 Come, holy Comforter,
Thy sacred witness bear in this glad hour;
Thou Who almighty art, now rule in every heart,
And ne’er from us depart, Spirit of pow’r!

5 To Thee, great One in Three,
Eternal praises be, hence, evermore;
Thy sov’reign majesty may we in glory see,
And to eternity love and adore!

Text Information
First Line: Come, Thou almighty King
Title: Come, Thou Almighty King
Author (attr.): Charles Wesley (1757)
Meter: 6.10.12.10
Scripture: Revelation 19:6
Topic: Supplication
Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Come_Thou_Almighty_King); The Cyber Hymnal (http://www.hymntime.com/tch/htm/c/t/ctak.htm); Faith Publishing House, Evening Light Songs, 1949, edited 1987 (434); The Gospel Trumpet Company,
Tune Information
Name: ITALIAN HYMN
Composer: Felice de Giardini (1769)
Meter: 6.10.12.10
Key: G Major
Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Come_Thou_Almighty_King); The Cyber Hymnal (http://www.hymntime.com/tch/htm/c/t/ctak.htm); Faith Publishing House, Evening Light Songs, 1949, edited 1987 (434); The Gospel Trumpet Company,



Media
MIDI file: Come_Thou_Almighty_King.mid
(http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Come_Thou_Almighty_King)
More media are available on the text authority and tune authority pages.




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