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The King Has Come

Let heathen rage, and kings combine

Author: William Wye Smith
Tune: COLLEGE PARK
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Let heathen rage, and kings combine,
But Jesus reigneth still;
"O let us break His bonds" they say,
"And cast His cords from us away."
Yet shall He reign in endless day,
His throne is Zion’s hill.

2 Our God declares the firm decree,
"My Son, this day art Thou;
O ask, and I shall give to Thee
The utmost land by every sea;
The glory of the earth shall be
A crown upon Thy brow."

3 Thou, Christ, shalt rule with rod of power,
Thy might with awe we see;
We kiss the hand that saves from woe,
And follow where Thy footsteps go;
O blessèd are the saints below,
Who put their trust in Thee.

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #9875

Author: William Wye Smith

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Text Information

First Line: Let heathen rage, and kings combine
Title: The King Has Come
Author: William Wye Smith
Meter: 8.6.8.8.8.6
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #9875
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  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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The Cyber Hymnal #9875

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