1 O blessed Jesus, for Thee we are waiting,
Waiting in joy for that glorious morning dawn;
Thou hast a remnant that love Thy appearing;
Welcome Thy coming, dear Lord, for Thine own.
Have you a welcome down in your bosom,
For Christ to come this very day in final doom?
Yes, hallelujah! come, my Redeemer,
Even this moment, oh, come, Jesus, come.
2 Lo, Thou art coming, the heavens betoken,
Foreboding wonders astonish eye and ear;
Omens now thunder the signs Thou hast spoken,
Truly, O Savior, Thy coming is near. [Refrain]
3 Thrones have arisen and crumbled to ruin,
Since we await Thy returning from above;
Sinners emboldened say, “Where is His coming?”
Truth disbelieving, Thy wrath they must prove. [Refrain]
4 Many ungrateful, despise and reject Thee,
Others professing by works deny Thee more;
But all the ransomed, Thy bride meek and holy,
Joyfully welcome Thy voice at the door. [Refrain]
Select Hymns, 1911 (Timeless Truths)
|Instances (1 - 1 of 1)||Title||First Line||Tune||Tune Key||Author||Meter||Scripture||Date||Subject||Source|
|Timeless Truths #483||Have You a Welcome?||O blessed Jesus, for Thee we are waiting||[O blessed Jesus, for Thee we are waiting]||Daniel S. Warner||126.96.36.199.10.12.10.10||Revelation 22:20||Anticipation |||Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Have_You_a_Welcome); Faith Publishing House, <i>Echoes from Heaven</i>, 1976 (58); The Gospel Trumpet Company, <i>Select Hymns</i>, 1911 (477)|