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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

Let Zion's sons and Levi's tribe

Let Zion's sons and Levi's tribe

Author: S. M. Hoover
Published in 2 hymnals

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1 Let Zion's sons and Levi's tribe
And Israel's army move;
Come, now, prepare to offer prayer,
While in the tented grove.

2 Leave all the busy cares of life,
All worldly things behind,
That you may gather strength of soul,
And fortify the mind.

3 For Jesus surely will be here,
To fire our souls with love;
And we shall find our hearts inclined
To love the tented grove.

4 By faith we claim thy promise, Lord,
Thy faithfulness to prove;
Draw near to us, thou sinner's friend,
While in our tented grove.

5 Oh, sacred ground, delightful place,
Where God appears to man!
Like Moses, we behold his face
With but a vail between.

6 But when we rise to paradise,
To worship God above,
Then happier ground we all shall find
Than in the tented grove.

Source: The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #1039

Author: S. M. Hoover

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