Wake from Slumber

Stars of night have now departed

Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Tune: [Stars of night have now departed]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Stars of night have now departed,
One by one they fade away;
And the morn with rosy fingers
Opens wide the gates of day.

Chorus:
Wake from slumber; wake, rejoicing;
Come and hail the blessed light;
Worship Him whose eye beholding
Kept us safely thro’ the night.

2 ‘Tis the hour of pure devotion;
Lord of love, inspire our lay,
While we sing our morning chorus,
While we greet this holy day. [Chorus]

3 May the pray’rs that now we offer,
Wafted far beyond the sky,
On the wings of faith ascending,
Reach the throne of God on high. [Chorus]


Source: Gems of Song: for the Sunday School #183

Author: Fanny J. Crosby

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First Line: Stars of night have now departed
Title: Wake from Slumber
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Refrain First Line: Wake from slumber, wake

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Royal Hymnal #27

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