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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

Audio files: MIDI

Full 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

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 27 of 27)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Choral Echoes from the Church of God in All Ages: a collection of hymns and tunes adapted to all occasions of social worship #T20Page Scan
Choral Echoes from the Church of God in All Ages: a collection of hymns and tunes adapted to all occasions of social worship #142Page Scan
Hymns and Tunes: for those who keep the commandments of God and the faith of Jesus. #447Page Scan
Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d514
Hymns of the Millennial Dawn, with Music: a Choice Collection of Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d117
Poems and Hymns of Dawn #105Page Scan
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
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #1435Page Scan
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 Emory Hymnal: a collection of sacred hymns and music for use in public worship, Sunday-schools, social meetings and family worship #119Page Scan
The Gospel Praise Book #d201
The Jubilee Harp: a choice selection of psalmody, ancient and modern, designed for use in public and social worship #525Page Scan
The New Jubilee Harp, or Christian hymns and songs. a new collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship. #69
The Revivalist: a Collection of Choice Revival Hymns and Tunes #62Page Scan
The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #968Page Scan
The Young People's Chorister: being a collection of favorite hymns and tunes for Sabbath schools and prayer meetings (New ed.) #196Page Scan
Triumphant Songs No.4 #72TextAudioPage Scan



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