Come, O Thou Mighty Savior

Come, O thou mighty Savior

Author: Ray Palmer
Tune: [Come, O thou mighty Savior]
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1 Come, O thou mighty Saviour!
We look for thine appearing;
Descend, we pray,
Thy love display,
Our waiting spirits cheering.

2 Come, clothed with glorious power;
Let all thy saints adore thee;
And let thy Word,
The Spirit's sword,
Subdue thy foes before thee.

3 May every heart with gladness,
Thine offered grace receiving,
Now cease from sin,
And, pure within,
Have peace in thee believing.

4 Thou, when thou comest to judgment,
On flying clouds descending,
May we rejoice,
When, at thy voice,
The solid earth is rending.

Source: The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #222

Author: Ray Palmer

Palmer, Ray, D.D., son of the Hon. Thomas Palmer, a Judge in Rhode Island, was born at Little Compton, Rhode Island, Nov. 12, 1808. His early life was spent at Boston, where he was for some time clerk in a dry-goods store. At Boston he joined the Park Street Congregational Church, then under the pastoral care of Dr. S. E. Dwight. After spending three years at Phillips Academy, Andover, he entered Yale College, New Haven, where he graduated in 1830. In 1835 he became pastor of the Central Congregational Church, Bath, Maine. During his pastorate there he visited Europe in 1847. In 1850 he was appointed to the First Congregational Church, at Albany, New York, and in 1865 Corresponding Secretary to the American Congregational Union, New York. H… Go to person page >

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First Line: Come, O thou mighty Savior
Title: Come, O Thou Mighty Savior
Author: Ray Palmer
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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