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Jesus, come, thou hope of glory

Jesus, come, thou hope of glory

Published in 8 hymnals

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1 Jesus, come, thou hope of glory;
Purify me, that I
May with saints adore thee.

2 Big with earnest expectation,
Still I sit at thy feet,
Longing for salvation.

3 My poor heart vouchsafe to dwell in,
Make me thine, Love divine,
By thy spirit's sealing.

4 Thou hast laid the sure foundation
Of my hope, build me up;
Finish thy creation.

5 From this inbred sin deliver;
Let the yoke now be broke,
Make me thine for ever.

6 Partner of thy perfect nature,
let me be, now in thee,
A new spotless creature.

7 Perfect when I walk before thee,
Soon or late, then translate
To the realms of glory.

Source: A Pocket Hymn Book: designed as a constant companion for the pious, collected from various authors (9th ed.) #XLVI

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First Line: Jesus, come, thou hope of glory
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Pocket hymn book, designed as a constant companion for the pious #XLVI

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A Pocket Hymn Book #XLVI

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A Pocket hymn-book, designed as a constant companion for the pious #XLVI

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A Pocket Hymn-book #46

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A Pocket Hymn-Book #XLVI

Pocket Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d119

Pocket Hymn Book, Designed as a Constant Companion. 25th ed. #d121

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