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168. [Come, thou long-expected Jesus]

2 Born to deliver thy people,
born a child and yet a king,
born to reign forever,
now thy gracious kingdom bring.
By thy spirit
rule in all our hearts alone;
by thine sufficient merit,
raise us to thy glorious throne.

Text Information
First Line: [Come, thou long-expected Jesus]
Author: Charles Wesley
Publication Date: 1991
Language: English
Notes: A. Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus (United Methodist Hymnal #196); B. God the Spirit, Guide and Guardian (United Methodist Hymnal #648)
Tune Information
Composer: Rowland H. Prichard
Composer (descant): Charles H. Webb
Key: F Major
Copyright: Descant © 1980 Harold Flammer, Inc.
Notes: Descant (Vocal)

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