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Be ready when the Bridegroom comes

Are you walking in the light of God

Author: James M. Black
Tune: [Are you walking now in the light of God?]
Published in 10 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1. Are you walking now in the light of God?
Be ready when the Bridegroom comes.
Are you in the path that the Master trod?
Be ready when the Bridegroom comes.

Refrain
Will you be ready to enter in?
Ready when the Bridegroom comes?
In the morning light, or at noon, or night,
Be ready when the Bridegroom comes.

2. Have you full salvation from every sin?
Be ready when the Bridegroom comes.
Trusting in His Word, have you peace within?
Be ready when the Bridegroom comes. [Refrain]

3. Is your heart made clean by the precious blood?
Be ready when the Bridegroom comes.
Have you been made white in the cleansing flood?
Be ready when the Bridegroom comes. [Refrain]

4. He will come some day unto every soul;
Be ready when the Bridegroom comes.
By His healing power let Him make you whole—
Be ready when the Bridegroom comes.[Refrain]

Author: James M. Black

James Milton Black (19 August 1856 – 21 December 1938) was an American composer of hymns, choir leader and Sunday school teacher. See more at: Wikipedia article  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Are you walking in the light of God
Title: Be ready when the Bridegroom comes
Author: James M. Black
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Will you be ready to enter in
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #654
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)



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