That Glorious Day Is Coming

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1. That glorious day is coming,
The hour is hastening on;
Its radiant light is nearing,
Far brighter than the sun;
In yonder clouds of heaven
The Savior will appear;
And gather all His chosen,
To meet Him in the air.

2. The saints, then all victorious
Will go to meet their Lord;
An earth both bright and glorious,
Will then be their reward;
And God Himself there reigning,
Will wipe all tears away;
Nor clouds nor night remaining,
But one eternal day.

3. O Christian, keep from sleeping,
And let your love abound;
Be watchful, prayerful, faithful,
The trumpet soon will sound!
O Sinner, hear the warning!
To Jesus quickly fly!
Then you, in that blest morning,
May meet Him in the sky!

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #6573

Author: Anonymous

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Text Information

First Line: That glorious day is coming
Title: That Glorious Day Is Coming
Author: Anonymous
Meter: 7.6.7.6 D
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Cyber Hymnal #6573
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One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism #606

Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #209

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The Cyber Hymnal #6573

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