Come, Holy Ghost

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1 Belov'd of all the saints most dear,
Into Thy fruitful garden roam;
Behold what pleasant fruits are here!
And all for Thee! O Jesus, come.

Refrain:
O come, Lord Jesus, come
Yes, come, O Holy One,
O feast with us today,
Abide with us, we pray.

2 Here are long suff'ring, love and peace,
And goodness, faith, and meekness, too,
And temp'rance, joy and gentleness,
In lovely clusters hang in view. [Refrain]

3 Come, O belov'd, we hail Thee, come,
Make glad our hearts by drawing nigh;
Within Thy vineyard make Thy home;
O come, no longer pass us by. [Refrain]

Source: His Fullness Songs #320

Author: Charles Price Jones

Charles Price Jones born December 9, 1865, near Rome, Georgia. He grew up in Kingston, Georgia, and attended the Baptist church. He was converted in 1884 while living in Cat Island, Arkansas. In 1885 he was called to the ministry and began preaching. In 1888 he attended Arkansas Baptist College and taught school in Grant County, Arkansas. He preached and pastored several Baptist churches. After asking God for a deeper experience of grace and fasting and praying for three days, Jones experienced a closeness with God, and in 1895, along with other Baptist holiness adherents, who taught that a second work of grace can cleanse the Christian of original sin. They started a holiness movement in the Baptist church, and he began teaching holiness i… Go to person page >

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First Line: Beloved of all the saints most dear
Title: Come, Holy Ghost
Author: Charles Price Jones
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O come, Lord Jesus, come
Copyright: Public Domain

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His Fullness Songs #320

Jesus Only, Songs and Hymns #d16

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