Come, thou long expected Jesus,
born to set thy people free;
from our fears and sins release us,
let us find our rest in thee.
Israel's strength and consolation,
hope of all the earth thou art;
dear desire of every nation,
joy of every longing heart.
Tune Title: JEFFERSONFirst Line: Now the heavens start to whisperComposer: UnknownMeter: 18.104.22.168.DKey: g minorDate: 2013Source: Alexander Johnson's Tenessee Harmony, 1818; harm. Lutheran Book of Worship, 1978