Hymns

Glorious Things of Thee Are Spoken Story and Lyrics – John Newton, 1725-1807

Glorious Things of Thee Are Spoken Lyrics John Newton Glorious things of thee are spoken,Zion, city of our God!He, whose Word cannot be broken,Formed thee for His own abode;On the Rock of Ages founded,What can shake thy sure repose?With salvation’s walls surrounded,Thou mayst smile at all thy foes. See, the streams of living waters,Springing from …

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Hark My Soul It Is The Lord Hymn – William Cowper, 1731-1800

Hark My Soul It is The Lord Hymn Lyrics Hymn writer: William Cowper 1 Hark, my soul, it is the Lord;’tis thy Saviour, hear his word;Jesus speaks, and speaks to thee,‘Say, poor sinner, lov’st thou me? 2 I delivered thee when bound,and, when wounded, healed thy wound;sought thee wandering, set thee right,turned thy darkness into …

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I Think When I Read That Sweet Story of Old Hymn – Jemima Luke, 1813-1906

I Think When I Read That Sweet Story of Old Lyrics Jemima Luke I think, when I read that sweet story of old,When Jesus was here among men,How He called little children as lambs to His fold,I should like to have been with them then. I wish that His hands had been placed on my …

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Lead Kindly Light Amid Th’ encircling Gloom Story and Lyrics – John Henry Newman, 1801-1890

Lead Kindly Light Amid Th’ Encircling Gloom Lyrics John Henry Newman Lead, kindly Light, amid th’ encircling gloom,Lead Thou me on;The night is dark, and I am far from home,Lead Thou me on;Keep Thou my feet; I do not ask to seeThe distant scene; one step enough for me. I was not ever thus, nor …

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All Glory Laud and Honor Hymn Story and Lyrics – Saint Theodulph, ? -821

All Glory Laud and Honor Lyrics All glory, laud, and honorTo Thee, Redeemer, King,To whom the lips of childrenMade sweet hosannas ring.Thou art the King of Israel,Thou David’s royal Son,Who in the Lord’s name comest,The King and Blessed One. All glory, laud, and honorTo Thee, Redeemer, King,To whom the lips of childrenMade sweet hosannas ring.The …

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The Day of Resurrection Hymn Story and Lyrics – John of Damascus, ? -780

The Day of the Resurrection Hymn Lyrics The day of resurrection!Earth, tell it our abroad,The passover of gladness,The passover of God.From death to life eternal,From sin’s dominion free,Our Christ has brought us overWith hymns of victory. Let hearts be purged of evilThat we may see arightThe Lord in rays eternalOf resurrection lightAnd, listening to his …

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Fling Out the Banner! Let It Float Hymn Story and Lyrics – George Washington Doane, 1799-1859

Fling Out the Banner! Let It Float Lyrics Fling out the banner! let it floatSkyward and seaward, high and wide;The sun that lights its shining folds,The cross, on which the Savior died. Fling out the banner! heathen landsShall see from far the glorious sight,And nations crowding to be bornBaptize their spirits in its light. Fling …

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I Was a Wandering Sheep Hymn Story and Lyrics – Horatius Bonar, 1808-1889

I Was a Wandering Sheep Lyrics Horatius Bonar 1 I WAS a wandering sheep,I did not love the fold,I did not love my Shepherd’s voice,I would not be controlled.I was a wayward child,I did not love my home,I did not love my Father’s voice,I loved afar to roam. 2 The Shepherd sought His sheep,The Father …

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Golden Harps Are Sounding Hymn Story and Lyrics – Frances Ridley Havergal, 1836-1879

Golden Harps Are Sounding Lyrics 1 Golden harps are sounding, angel voices ring,pearly gates are opened, opened for the King:Christ, the King of glory, Jesus, King of love,is gone up in triumph to his throne above. Refrain:All his work is ended, joyfully we sing:Jesus hath ascended: glory to our King! 2 He who came to …

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