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The wondrous advent

Light from a stable shining

Author: Flora Kirkland
Tune: [Light from a stable shining]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Light from a stable shining,
Music from angel choir;
Hailing the wondrous advent,—
Every true heart’s Desire.

Refrain:
Hark! hark! we almost hear them singing;
Hark! hark! how clear the voices ringing;
Come! come! your worship bringing,
Bow before the Infant King.
Adore before the Infant King,
Adore before the Infant King.

2 Beautiful Infant Saviour!
Lying so lowly there!
Smiling upon Thy mother,
Guarded by angels fair. [Refrain]

3 Wonderful King of glory,
Coming to save the world,
Over Thy hallowed manger—
Love is for aye unfurled. [Refrain]

Source: Uplifted Voices: a 20th century hymn book for sunday-schools and devotional meetings #167

Author: Flora Kirkland

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Text Information

First Line: Light from a stable shining
Title: The wondrous advent
Author: Flora Kirkland
Refrain First Line: Hark, hark, we almost hear them singing

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #10988TextScoreAudio
Include 1 pre-1979 instance



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