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Awake and watch, the light is dawning

Awake and watch, the light is dawning

Author: Lucy D. Harrington
Tune: [Awake and watch! the light is dawning]
Published in 4 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1. Awake and watch! the light is dawning;
Awake! the night will soon be gone;
In Orient sky there gleams the morning—
Arise, and gird thine armor on.

Refrain
Awake! the night will soon be gone;
Arise and gird thine armor on!
Awake! the night will soon be gone;
Arise and gird thine armor on!

2. The Day Star bright o’er all is shining—
Awake and hail the coming day!
Renew thy strength, cease all repining,
Awake, arise, and watch and pray. [Refrain]

3. There waits for thee a heavenly greeting;
Haste then, thy Master’s call obey;
Soon, soon shall end thy night of weeping;
Thy God shall wipe thy tears away. [Refrain]

4. The King! the King! the call comes ringing;
O Church of Christ! O Zion free!
Look up and join the heavenly singing;
Thy King is coming soon for thee. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #319

Author: Lucy D. Harrington

Harrington, Lucy. (fl. 1894). An Advent Christian writer. --Doris Colby, DNAH Archives  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Awake and watch, the light is dawning
Author: Lucy D. Harrington
Refrain First Line: Awake, the night will soon be over

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #319
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #319TextScoreAudio
Include 3 pre-1979 instances



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