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Welcome, sweet dawning of the morn

Welcome, sweet dawning of the morn

Author: Mattie Childs
Tune: [Welcome, sweet dawning of the morn]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1. Welcome, sweet dawning of the morn,
That saw our Savior rise;
Welcome the glorious, sacred light,
That burst yon eastern skies.
Serene and calm at early dawn,
While nature breathed repose,
Ere Mary sought that lonely tomb,
Our dear Redeemer rose.

Refrain
He rose, He rose, He rose!
Triumphant over His foes!

2. We’ll join with angels in their song,
Loud hallelujahs sing;
Come one and all, His praise prolong,
Till Heav’n with echoes ring.
We magnify a risen Lord,
Though once for sinners slain;
He bore our sorrows and our cares,
Yet lives in Heaven again. [Refrain]

3. Sing victory, victory over death,
Our worst and latest foe;
Our loving Savior broke the bars,
That He His power might show.
List! ye redeemed ones, hear the words,
And cease, ye weeping eyes;
First, on the resurrection morn,
The dead in Christ shall rise. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #1816

Author: Mattie Childs

19th Century Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Welcome, sweet dawning of the morn
Author: Mattie Childs
Refrain First Line: He rose, he rose, he rose, triumphant o'er his foes

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #1816
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 2 of 2)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Happy Greetings, a Collection of Choice Original Hymns and Tunes #d146
The Cyber Hymnal #1816TextScoreAudio
Exclude 1 pre-1979 instance
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