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We come, we come, with singing

Representative Text

1 We come, we come with singing,
Our happy voices ringing,
Glad welcome unto all.
We love to meet each other,
Each little friend and brother,
We love to meet our Saviour,
The dearest friend of all.

Chorus:
Jesus is here, Angels are near;
Sing, sing, praises sing,
Jesus is here, Angels are near;
Sing, sing praises sing.

2 We come, we come rejoicing,
Our happy voices ringing
Glad tidings unto all.
We sing, we sing the story.
The sweet, the sweet old story,
How Jesus came from glory,
And suffered for us all. [Chorus]

3 Dear Saviour, grant thy blessing
While we, our wants confessing
Before thee humbly fall.
O, bless us in our praising,
O, help us in our praying.
And let us hear thee speaking
Within these sacred walls. [Chorus]

Source: The New Shining Star: a collection of tunes for Sunday Schools #30

Author: Mrs. C. A. Holmes

Late 19th Century Lyrics Welcome Song Within Thy Courts --www.hymntime.com/tch Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: We come, we come, with singing
Author: Mrs. C. A. Holmes
Refrain First Line: Jesus is here, angels are near

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Instances

Instances (1 - 10 of 10)

Action Songs for Boys and Girls, Vol.5 #d22

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Bible Study Songs #10

Gems for the Sunday Schools #d34

Joyful Lays, No.2 #d154

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Song and Study for God's Little Ones #9

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Song Garland; or, Singing for Jesus #80

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Songs for Little Folks #20

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The Little Sower for Sabbath Schools #112

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The New Shining Star #30

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