715. Come, We That Love

1 Come, we that love the Lord,
and let our joys be known,
join in a song with sweet accord,
and thus surround the throne.

2 Let those refuse to sing
who never knew our God;
but children of the heavenly King
may speak their joys abroad.

3 The hill of Zion yields
a thousand sacred sweets
before we reach the heavenly fields,
or walk the golden streets.

4 Then let our songs abound,
and every tear be dry;
we're marching through Emmanuel's ground,
to fairer worlds on high.

Text Information
First Line: Come, we that love the Lord
Title: Come, We That Love
Author: Isaac Watts (1707)
Publication Date: 1996
Meter: 6 6 8 6
Topic: A New Heaven and A New Earth: Completion of Creation and City of God; Biblical Characters: Moses; Celebration (23 more...)
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: ST. THOMAS
Composer: Aaron Williams (1770)
Meter: 6 6 8 6
Key: F Major or modal



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