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Jerusalem, thou city bright

Jerusalem, thou city bright

Author: Frank Sewall
Tune: SHINING CITY
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1. Jerusalem, thou city bright
From Heav’n to earth descending,
How wondrously their holy light
Thy precious stones are blending.

Refrain
O city fair, O city blest,
All joy to mortals bringing,
Who would not raise his voice in praise
And thy dear name be singing!

2. O gates of pearl,
O streets of gold,
O river ever flowing
Where leads the Shepherd to the fold
The flock their Savior knowing. [Refrain]

3. Shine, holy light, within our hearts
All evil shade dispelling,
That we ne’er from Thy way depart,
Which leads to that blest dwelling. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #3221

Author: Frank Sewall

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Text Information

First Line: Jerusalem, thou city bright
Author: Frank Sewall
Refrain First Line: O city fair, O city blest
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #3221
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The Cyber Hymnal #3221

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