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5. 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 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.

3 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 power.

4 To Thee, great One in Three,
eternal praises be
hence, evermore!
Thy sovereign 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
Publication Date: 1990
Meter: 6.6.4.6.6.6.4.
Scripture: Romans 8:16; Ephesians 6:17; Acts 1:8; John 14:3; Psalm 29:2; Daniel 7:9
Topic: God: The Trinity; God: Eternal; Holy Spirit: Witness of
Source: Source unknown, c. 1757
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: ITALIAN HYMN
Composer: Felice de Giardini (1769)
Meter: 6.6.4.6.6.6.4.
Key: G Major



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