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Let Your Light So Shine

Let your light shine forth in the darkness

Author: Milford Hall Lyon
Tune: [Let your light shone forth in the darkness]
Published in 1 hymnal

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Let your light shine forth in the darkness
Of a world oppressed by sin,
On human hearts that need your help
To lighten the gloom within.

Let your light so shine,
Let your light so shine
That they may see your good works,
And glorify God in Heav’n.

2 Let your lips speak forth the praises
Of the Christ who set you free,
From slavish fear and sinful life
To His joyous liberty. [Refrain]

3 Let your life reveal the riches
Of a soul inspired by love,
That others, too, may catch the strain
And honor your God above. [Refrain]

4 Let your love show forth in service
That the world in you may see
The living Christ pervades your life,
His Spirit abiding free. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #10975

Author: Milford Hall Lyon

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Text Information

First Line: Let your light shine forth in the darkness
Title: Let Your Light So Shine
Author: Milford Hall Lyon
Source: Spiritual Songs by John M. Harris, et al. (Chicago: The Christian Witness Company, circa 1908)
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Let your light so shine
Copyright: Public Domain


The Cyber Hymnal #10975
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