If I in thy likeness, O Lord, may awake

If I in thy likeness, O Lord, may awake

Author: George Clair Wells
Tune: [If I in Thy likeness, O Lord may awake]
Published in 27 hymnals

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Representative Text

1 If I in Thy likeness, O Lord may awake,
And shine a pure image of Thee;
Then I shall be satisfied when I can break
The fetters of flesh and be free.

Refrain:
I shall be satisfied;
I shall be satisfied
I shall be satisfied;
When I awake in Thy likeness.

2 I know this stained tablet must first be washed white
And there Thy bright features be drawn;
I know I must suffer the darkness of night
To welcome the coming of dawn. [Refrain]

3 And O the blest morning already is here,
The shadows of earth soon shall fade;
And soon in Thy likeness I'll with Thee appear,
In glory and beauty array’d. [Refrain]

4 When on thine own image in me Thou hast smiled,
Within Thy blest mansion, and when
The arms of my Father encircle His child,
O! I shall be satisfied then. [Refrain]

Source: Triumphant Songs No.4 #72

Author: George Clair Wells

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Text Information

First Line: If I in thy likeness, O Lord, may awake
Author: George Clair Wells
Refrain First Line: I shall be satisfied

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Hymns and Tunes: for those who keep the commandments of God and the faith of Jesus. #447

Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d514

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Poems and Hymns of Dawn #105

Revival and Camp Minstrel, containing the Best Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected #d155

Second Advent Hymn Book #d35

Social Hymns, Original and Selected #d73

Songs for the Tented Grove, Gospel Meetings and Home Circle #d17

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Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #1435

Songs of Saving Power #d96

Sought-Out Songs for Christian Workers #d64

Sought-Out Songs for Christian Workers #d68

Spiritual Melodies #d155

Spiritual Melodies. Enl. & impr. ed. #d177

Spiritual Songs and Hymns for Pilgrims. New Church ed. #d79

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d370

The Christian Witness Songs #d61

The Gospel Praise Book #d201

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The Revivalist: a Collection of Choice Revival Hymns and Tunes #62

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #968

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Triumphant Songs No.4 #72

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