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Christ will come again

When the Savior went to heaven

Author: John F. Taylor
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 When the Savior went to Heaven,
To His home on high,
Left the promise to His children,
To return by and by;
His disciples thro’ the ages
Have believed that word;
They have thought upon His promise
And expect their Lord.

Refrain:
He is coming, Christ is coming,
He is coming from on high (hallelujah!)
He is coming, surely coming,
And the day is drawing nigh.

2 Jesus left this earth for Heaven,
That bright home above,
To the faithful ones is given
A sweet home filled with love;
Let us watch and wait with patience
That delightful hour,
When our Lord will come from glory
In His mighty power. [Refrain]

3 When He cometh, all the faithful
Will His face behold,
And the resurrection trumpet
Will the glad news unfold;
All the righteous ones will hear Him,
From their graves arise,
And be carried home to Heaven,
Far beyond the skies. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #12529

Author: John F. Taylor

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Text Information

First Line: When the Savior went to heaven
Title: Christ will come again
Author: John F. Taylor
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #12529
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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The Cyber Hymnal #12529

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