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Ye who rose to meet the Lord

Ye who rose to meet the Lord

Author: Emily C. Pearson
Tune: CALEDONIA
Published in 22 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Ye who rose to meet the Lord,
Ventured on his faithful word,
Faint not now, for your reward
Will be quickly given.
Faint not, always watch and pray;
Jesus will no more delay;
Even now 'tis dawn of day;
Day-star beams from heaven.

2 Would ye to the end endure?
Keep the wedding garment pure,
Claim ye still the promise sure,
Faithful is the Lord!
Let your lamps be burning bright;
In God's word is beaming light;
Live by faith, and not by sight
Crowns are your reward.

3 Mid the darts of angry foe,
Onward, fearless, onward go,
The good soldier's courage show,
On to victory!
Let thine eyes be turned to me,
Jesus says, "I'll rescue thee;
Overcome, and faithful be,
Thou shalt glory see!"

4 Tones of thunder through the sky,
Angel voices sounding high,
Echo still the mighty cry,
"Jesus, quickly come!"
Quickly he'll return again,
With his saints he'll come to reign,
While all heaven will shout, "Amen!
Welcome to thy throne!"

5 Marriage supper now prepared,
By the guests will then be shared,
In fair, righteous robes arrayed,
Like the Bridegroom King.
Glory to Jehovah's name!
Sound aloud the glad acclaim,
To the Lamb that once was slain,
Alleluias bring!

Source: The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #838

Author: Emily C. Pearson

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Text Information

First Line: Ye who rose to meet the Lord
Author: Emily C. Pearson
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances

Instances (1 - 22 of 22)

Advent Hymn Book #d131

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Hymns and Tunes #272

Hymns for Second Advent Believers #d168

Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d1347

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Hymns of the "Jubilee Harp" #a639

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Hymns of the Advent #212

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Hymns of the Morning #212

Second Advent Hymn Book #d93

Second Advent Hymn Book #d125

Spiritual Melodies. Enl. & impr. ed. #d444

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d1050

The Christians' Songster #d155

The Church Hymnal #181

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The Harp #1146

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The Harp. 2nd ed. #a1146

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The Jubilee Harp #639

The Millennial Harp #d557

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #838

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The Union Harp #89

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