Awake, my Soul

Awake, my soul, thy sacred song

Author: Mrs. R. N. Turner
Tune: [Awake, my soul, thy sacred song]
Published in 5 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Awake, my soul, thy sacred song,
Awake thy praise and prayer;
The King is on his holy throne,
O, kneel before him there.

Refrain:
Oh, let thy songs adoring rise,
On wings of love and rapture soar;
Come kneel before the heavenly King,
And worship and adore.

2 So great are all his gifts of love
Thou canst not comprehend;
Unceasing as eternal years,
His goodness shall not end. [Refrain]

3 No worthy gift hast thou to lay
Upon that heavenly shrine;
But take thy heart of love and say,
O Father, it is thine. [Refrain]

4 Thou art the off’ring he would have,
His grace will make it meet;
Though poor and worthless, bring thy gift
And lay it at his feet. [Refrain]

Source: Melodious Sonnets #27

Author: Mrs. R. N. Turner

Fronie Bell Turner, married to Rev. R. N. Turner, pastor in the Protestant Episcopal Church. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Awake, my soul, thy sacred song
Title: Awake, my Soul
Author: Mrs. R. N. Turner
Refrain First Line: O let thy songs adoring rise

Timeline

Instances

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Melodious Sonnets #27

Select Progressive Spiritual Hymns and Songs #d4

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Temple Trio #209

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The Royal Fountain No.4 #74

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Winnowed Songs for Sunday Schools #36

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