Roll on, thou joyful day

Roll on, thou joyful day

Author: A. G. Duncan
Published in 16 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Roll on, thou joyful day,
When tyranny's proud sway,
Stern as the grave,
Shall to the ground be hurled,
And freedom's flag, unfurled,
Shall weave throughout the world
O'er every slave.

2 Free, too, the captive mind
By darkness long confined
In slavery's night;
The Saviour's reign extend,
Virtue with freedom blend,
And full salvation send
With freedom's light.

Source: The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #796

Author: A. G. Duncan

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Text Information

First Line: Roll on, thou joyful day
Author: A. G. Duncan

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Instances

Instances (1 - 16 of 16)
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Choice Hymns #313

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Familiar Hymns for Social Meetings #136

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Hallowed Songs #240

Hymns, Religious and Patriotic #d47

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Plymouth Collection #a1027

Songs of the Free, and Hymns of Christian Freedom #d98

The American Hymn and Tune Book #d661

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book #1027

The Choralist #d297

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The Christian Melodist #571

The Church Hymn Book #d819

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The Psalmody #922

The Singing Pilgrim #d148

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The Voice of Praise #796

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Vestry Chimes #165b

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