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Lo. the time hastens on, soon the morning will dawn

Lo. the time hastens on, soon the morning will dawn

Published in 15 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Lo! the time hastens on, soon the morning will dawn,
When the King shall in glory descend:
We expect soon to join the bright, holy throng,
In the kingdom that never shall end.

O Saviour! dear Saviour! O Saviour, come!
Here we mourn and we sigh,
And we daily cry,
"Come and gather the faithful home."

2 All the prophets of old saw a beautiful world,
And they looked for the same with delight;
And apostles have told of a city of gold,
Where the Lamb is its glorious light. [Chorus]

3 O we long to be there, where no sorrow or care
Can disturb that sweet, heavenly rest;
And we hope soon to share in those beauties so rare
In reserve for the good and the blest. [Chorus]

Source: The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #1153

Text Information

First Line: Lo. the time hastens on, soon the morning will dawn
Refrain First Line: O Savior, dear Savior, O Savior come
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 15 of 15)

Advent Hymn Book #d61

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Hymns and Tunes #290

Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d633

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Hymns of the "Jubilee Harp" #a471

Second Advent Hymn Book #d33

Second Advent Hymn Book #d53

Spiritual Melodies #d188

Spiritual Melodies. Enl. & impr. ed. #d218

The Christian Lyre #d227

The Christians' Songster #d68

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The Harp #1090

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The Harp. 2nd ed. #a1090

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The Jubilee Harp #471

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #1153

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