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I hail the day of sacred joy

I hail the day of sacred joy

Author: Mrs. R. N. Turner
Tune: [I hail the day of sacred joy]
Published in 5 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 I hail the day of sacred joy
That brings me to my Saviour’s side;
With that blest throng who love the Lord
May I for evermore abide!

Refrain:
O blessed day, O blessed day,
That brings me to my King!
All hail to Thee, O gracious Lord,
With grateful voice I sing.

2 My heart is warm with fervent love
As to the Lord my vows I pay;
The solemn covenant is sealed,
And I am His this blessed day! [Refrain]

3 Still there is work for me to do!
It may be but a lowly task,
But yet to do His blessed will
Is all the glory I can ask! [Refrain]

Source: Hallowed Hymns, New and Old: for use in prayer and praise meetings, evangelistic services, sunday schools, young people's societies and all other departments of church work #51

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: I hail the day of sacred joy
Author: Mrs. R. N. Turner
Refrain First Line: O blessed day

Timeline

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Best Endeavor Hymns #66

Hallowed Hymns #d88

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Hallowed Hymns, New and Old #51

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Hallowed Hymns, New and Old #51

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Young People's Songs of Praise #67

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