The Gospel Jubilee

Loud let the tuneful trumpet sound

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 46 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Loud let the trumpet sound,
And spread the joyful tidings round;
Let ev'ry soul with transport hear,
And hail the Lord's accepted year.

2 Ye debtors, whom he gives to know,
That you ten thousand talents owe,
When humble at this feet you fall,
Your gracious God forgives them all.

3 Slaves, that have borne the heavy chain
Of sin and hell's tyrannic reign,
To liberty assert your claim,
And urge the great Redeemer's name.

4 The rich inheritance of heaven,
Your joy, your hope is freely given;
Fair Salem you arrival waits,
With golden streets and pearly gates.

5 Her bless'd inhabitants no more
Bondage and poverty deplore;
No debt, but love immensely great,
Their joys still rises with the debt.

6 O happy souls that know the sound,
Celestial light their steps surround,
And shew the jubilee begun,
Which thro' eternal years shall run.

Source: Christian's Duty, exhibited in a series of hymns: collected from various authors, designed for the worship of God, and for the edification of Christians, recommended to the serious..(4th ed. improved) #S79

Author: Philip Doddridge

Doddridge, Philip, D.D., was born in London, June 26, 1702. His grandfather was one of the ministers under the Commonwealth, who were ejected in 1662. His father was a London oilman. He was offered by the Duchess of Bedford an University training for ordination in the Church of England, but declined it. He entered Mr. Jennings's non-conformist seminary at Kibworth instead; preached his first sermon at Hinckley, to which Mr. Jennings had removed his academy. In 1723 he was chosen pastor at Kibworth. In 1725 he changed his residence to Market Harborough, still ministering at Kibworth. The settled work of his life as a preceptor and divine began in 1729, with his appointment to the Castle Hill Meeting at Northampton, and continued till in the… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Loud let the tuneful trumpet sound
Title: The Gospel Jubilee
Author: Philip Doddridge
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Choice Selection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the use of Christians #165

A Collection of Hymns from Various Authors. New ed. #d207

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #286

A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #d203

A New and Beautiful Collection of Select Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d201

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A Selection of Hymns, from Various Authors, Supplementary for the Use of Christians. 1st ed. #LXXIX

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A Selection of Psalms and Hymns: done under the appointment of the Philadelphian Association #XLVI

Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d571

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Hymn and Tune Book for Use in Old School or Primitive Baptist Churches #34

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Hymns for Social Worship: collected from various authors #39

Hymns for the Use of the New Jerusalem Church #d149

Hymns, Psalms, and Spiritual Songs, including Some Never Before in Print #d205

Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #d274

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The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #170

The Halifax Selection of Hymns: intended as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d268

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The Harp #739

The Providence Selection of Hymns, Supplementary to Dr. Watts. #d159

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #776

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