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28. Happy Day

1 O happy day, that fixed my choice
On thee, my Saviour and my God!
Well, may this glowing heart rejoice,
And tell its rapture all abroad.

Happy day, happy day,
When Jesus washed my sins away;
He taught me how to watch and pray,
And live rejoicing every day;
Happy day, happy day,
When Jesus washed my sins away.

2 'Tis done, the great transaction's done--
I am my Lord's and he is mine;
He drew me, and I followed on,
Charmed to confess the voice divine.

3 Now rest, my long divided heart:
Fixed on this blissful centre, rest;
Nor ever from thy Lord depart,
With him of every good possessed.

Text Information
First Line: O happy day, that fixed my choice
Title: Happy Day
Publication Date: 1884
Refrain First Line: Happy day, happy day
Tune Information
Name: [O happy day, that fixed my choice]
Key: G Major

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