Glad Tidings

Salvation, shout the joyful sound

Author: Rev. J. H. Martin
Tune: [Salvation, shout the joyful sound]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

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1 Salvation, shout the joyful sound,
And let it fly the earth around,
The tidings spread o’er land and sea,
Redemption purchased, full and free.

Sound aloud the joyful story,
Sing the Savior’s deeds and glory,
Bear to every land and nation
Tidings of a free salvation.

2 For sinners helpless, lost and done,
God freely gave his only Son;
There souls to ransom, Jesus died,
On Calvary was crucified. [Refrain]

3 Behold his precious, crimson blood,
A cleansing and a healing flood;
Oh, come and wash thy sins away,
His yoke assume, his will obey. [Refrain]

4 On Christ with all thy heart believe,
Eternal life shalt thou receive;
Thy many sins shall be forgiv’n,
And thou shalt be an heir of heav’n. [Refrain]

Source: Pearls of Praise #15

Author: Rev. J. H. Martin

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First Line: Salvation, shout the joyful sound
Title: Glad Tidings
Author: Rev. J. H. Martin
Refrain First Line: Sound aloud the joyful story
Publication Date: 1893
Copyright: Public Domain


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Pearls of Praise #15

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