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The Holy Ghost is here

The Holy Ghost is here, Where saints in prayer agree

Author: C. H. Spurgeon
Tune: BOYLSTON
Published in 45 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Full Text

1. The Holy Ghost is here,
Where saints in prayer agree,
As Jesus’ parting gift is near
Each pleading company.

2. Not far away is He,
To be by prayer brought nigh,
But here in present majesty,
As in His courts on high.

3. He dwells within our soul,
An ever welcome guest;
He reigns with absolute control,
As monarch in the breast.

4. Obedient to Thy will,
We wait to feel Thy power;
O Lord of life, our hopes fulfill,
And bless this hallowed hour.

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #2372

Author: C. H. Spurgeon

Spurgeon, Charles Haddon, the world-famous preacher, was born June 19, 1834, at Kelvedon, in Essex, where his father was Congregational minister. He was educated at Colchester, and at an Agricultural College at Maidstone, after which he was for a few years usher in schools at Newmarket and Cambridge. In 1851 he became minister of a small Baptist church at Waterbeach, near Cambridge, and soon attained great popularity. In 1854 he removed to New Park Street, London, the place where Drs. Gill and Rippon had formerly ministered, and ere long the thronging of people to hear him led, first, to the temporary occupation of Exeter Hall, and of the Surrey Music Hall, and then to the erection of the great Metropolitan Tabernacle, where he still minist… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: The Holy Ghost is here, Where saints in prayer agree
Title: The Holy Ghost is here
Author: C. H. Spurgeon

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Small Church Music #315Audio
The Cyber Hymnal #719Text
The Cyber Hymnal #2372TextScoreAudio
Include 42 pre-1979 instances



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