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The gospel trump is sounding, free grace to all abounding

The gospel trump is sounding, free grace to all abounding

Tune: OSCAR
Published in 9 hymnals

Representative Text

1 The gospel trump is sounding
The year of jubilee,
And grace is all abounding,
To set the bondmen free.
Forsake your wretched service,
Your Master's claims are o'er;
Avail yourselves of freedom,
Be Satan's slaves no more.

2 A better Master's calling,
In accents true and kind;
He asks a loving service,
And claims a willing mind.
He offers you salvation,
And points to joys above;
And, longing, waits to make you
The objects of his love.

3 In living faith accept him,
Give up all else beside;
While grace is loudly calling,
Look to the Crucified.
Return, return, ye captives,
Return unto your home,
The gospel trump is sounding,
The jubilee is come.

Source: Christ in Song: for all religious services nearly one thousand best gospel hymns, new and old with responsive scripture readings (Rev. and Enl.) #115

Text Information

First Line: The gospel trump is sounding, free grace to all abounding

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Instances (1 - 9 of 9)

A Collection of Hymns from Various Authors. New ed. #d302

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A New Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #96

Choice Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d71

Christ in Song #d533

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Christ in Song #115

Melodies of Salvation #d151

Melodies of Salvation #d207

Original and Selected Reformation Hymns ... dedicated to the Twelve Tribes of the Lord's Modern Israel #d89

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