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When the Comforter Came

My heart, that was heavy and sad

Author: William Moore
Tune: [My heart, that was heavy and sad]
Published in 12 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1. My heart, that was heavy and sad,
Was made to rejoice and be glad,
And peace without measure I had,
When the Comforter came.

Refrain
Peace, sweet peace,
Peace when the Comforter came!
My heart that was heavy and sad,
Was made to rejoice and be glad,
And peace without measure I had,
When the Comforter came.

2. To sin and to evil inclined,
With darkness pervading my mind,
No rest I could anywhere find,
Till the Comforter came. [Refrain]

3. The voice of thanksgiving I raised,
The Lord, my Redeemer, I praised;
I was at His mercy amazed,
When the Comforter came. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #7364

Author: William Moore

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Text Information

First Line: My heart, that was heavy and sad
Title: When the Comforter Came
Author: William Moore
Source: Brightest and Best, by Robert Lowry & W. Howard Doane(New York: The Biglow & Main Company, 1875)
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Peace, sweet peace
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Cyber Hymnal #7364
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