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Rev. 21:1-9: Lo! what a glorious sight appears

Lo! what a glorious sight appears To our admiring eyes

Tune: CREDITON (Clark)
Published in 2 hymnals

Full Text

1 Lo! what a glorious sight appears
To our admiring eyes!
The former seas have passes away,
The former earth and skies.

2 The God of glory down to men
Removes his blest abode;
He dwells with men; his people they,
And he his people's God.

3 His gracious hand shall wipe the tear
From ev'ry weeping eye;
And pains, and groans, and griefs, and fears,
And death itself, shall die.

4 How long, dear Saviour, O how long
Shall this bright hour delay?
Fly swifter round, ye wheels of time,
And bring the welcome day!

5 O may we stand before the Lamb,
When earth and seas are fled,
And hear the Judge pronounce our name
With blessings on our head!

Amen.

Source: Trinity Hymnal #601

Text Information

First Line: Lo! what a glorious sight appears To our admiring eyes
Title: Rev. 21:1-9: Lo! what a glorious sight appears
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Language: English
Publication Date: 1800
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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