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Hymns for Second Advent Believers

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d101Rejoice, believer [believers], in the Lord
d102Rejoice, rejoice, the promised time is coming
d103Salem's bright King Jesus by name
d104See, brethren [brothers], see how the day rolls on
d105Shall I for fear of feeble man
d106Sleep now, dear brother, sweetly sleep
d107So let our lips and lives express
d108Soldiers of Christ, arise, and put [gird] your armor
d109Son of God, thy people's [people] shield
d110Star of our hope, he'll soon appear
d111Sweet is the last, the parting ray
d112Sweet is the work, my [O] [our] God, [and] [my] [our] King
d113The blest memorials of thy grief
d114The chariot, the chariot, its wheels roll [in] fire
d115The Christian warrior, see him stand
d116The coming events of the kingdom of God
d117The friends that flee when trials come
d118The God that made the earth and all the worlds
d119The last lovely morning, all blooming and fair
d120The light of Sabbath eve is fading
d121The Lord is coming, let this be
d122The old Isr'lites knew what it was that they must do
d123The pure testimony put [poured] forth in the spirit
d124There is a holy city, A happy place above
d125There is a house in heaven built
d126There is a King of glory Ere long on earth to risefrom the skies
d127There is a land, a better land than this
d128There is a world to come, Blessed and pure
d129Thine earthly Sabbath [Sabbaths], Lord we love
d130Thine holy day's returning
d131This groaning earth is [earth's] too dark and drear
d132This is the day of sacred rest
d133Thou Coming One, our wants relieve
d134Thou hast said, exalted Jesus [Savior]
d135Though in the outward, earthly church below
d136Thy broken body, gracious Lord, is shadowed
d137Thy holy Sabbath, Lord, thy people hail with joy
d138Thy word is a lamp to my feet, a glorious light
d139Time now is closing
d140'Tis down into the water
d141'Tis the last call of mercy that lingers for thee
d142Today the Savior calls, ye wanderers come
d143Truth is the gem for which we seek
d144Watchman, tell us of the night
d145We are going home, we've had visions
d146We have heard from the [that] bright [and] the [that] better [holy] land
d147We speak of the joys of the blest
d148Weary pilgrim, why this [the] sadness
d149Welcome, the Sabbath hour
d150Welcome, welcome, day of rest
d151We're going to see the bleeding Lamb
d152We're looking for a city When Eden is restored
d153What heavenly music steals over the sea
d154What sound is this salutes mine [my] ear
d155What various hindrances we meet
d156What vessel are you sailing in
d157When ancient Isr'l met the foe
d158When for [the] eternal [heavenly] world [worlds] I [we] steer
d159When God confirmed his law to men
d160When I can read my title clear
d161When marshalled on the nightly [mighty] plain
d162When shall we meet again, Meet ne'er [more] to sever
d163When strangers stand and hear me tell
d164Why sleep ye [we], my brethren; come, let us arise
d165With Jesus in our [the] midst
d166Worthy, worthy is the Lamb
d167Ye jewels of my [our] master
d168Ye who rose to meet the Lord
d169Your harps, ye [you] trembling [mourning] [tearful], saints

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