Open the Windows of Heaven

Lord, send thy Spirit down, Like a refreshing shower

Author: Charles Edward Pollock
Tune: [Lord, send Thy Spirit down]
Published in 4 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Lord, send Thy Spirit down,
Like a refreshing show’r;
And let its influence be felt
With pentecostal pow’r.

Chorus:
Open the windows of heaven, O Lord,
Send a refreshing show’r;
Quicken each drooping, famishing soul,
Show forth Thy wonderful pow’r.

2 Within Thy vineyard here,
The Spirit dearth is great;
Lord, for a fresh baptismal show’r
We humbly pray and wait. [Chorus]

3 Revive Thy work once more,
As in the days of old,
When “near three thousand precious souls”
Were added to the fold. [Chorus]

4 We have together met,
In Thy most holy name;
Thy promise, “To be with and bless,”
We rightfully can claim. [Chorus]


Source: Gold Tried in the Fire: suitable for church, Sunday school, revival meetings, missionary and rescue work #79

Author: Charles Edward Pollock

Pollock, Charles Edward. (Jefferson City, Missouri, 1853-1924). Records of Jefferson City indicate the following: 1897 clerk at depot; residence at 106 Broadway (with Mildred Pollock) 1904-1905 cane maker for C. W. Allen 1908-1909 musician; residence at 106 Broadway (with wife Matty) 1912-1913 residence at St. Louis Road, east city limits --Wilmer Swope, DNAH Archives Note: not to be confused with Charles Edward Pollock (c.1871-1924). Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Lord, send thy Spirit down, Like a refreshing shower
Title: Open the Windows of Heaven
Author: Charles Edward Pollock
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Open the windows of heaven
Publication Date: 1904
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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Glorious Gospel Hymns #d324

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Gold Tried in the Fire #79

Praise and Worship #108

Praise and Worship #108

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