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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

Around thy table

On this holy Lord's day morning

Author: Charles McMillan
Tune: [On this Holy Lord's day morning]
Published in 4 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 On this Holy Lord's day morning,
Master of the earth and sea;
Stand we in Thy sacred presence,
Hearts and souls athirst for Thee.

2 As we come around this table,
Emblematic of Thy death;
Fill, O fill us with thy Spirit,
Till in Thee our souls shall rest.

3 May this loaf and cup remind us
Of the sacrifice Thou made,
Bleeding, dying for transgression
That our sins on Thee be laid.

4 As we look to Thee, the Author
Of all hope and joy and peace,
May our loyal consecration
To Thee, never, never cease.

5 Grant us in this sacred service,
To behold God's love anew;
May the vision fill and thrill us,
Till Thy holy will we do.


Source: Favorite Hymns of Praise #434

Author: Charles McMillan

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Text Information

First Line: On this holy Lord's day morning
Title: Around thy table
Author: Charles McMillan

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Instances (1 - 4 of 4)
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Favorite Hymns #185

Favorite Hymns No. 2 #d183

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Favorite Hymns of Praise #434

The King's Praise ... a General Purpose Song Book #d150

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