128. Lift Up Your Heads

1. Lift up your heads, ye mighty gates,
Behold, the King of glory waits;
The King of kings is drawing near,
The Savior of the world is here!

2. Fling wide the portals of your heart;
Make it a temple, set apart
From earthly use for heav'n's employ,
Adorned with prayer, and love, and joy.

3. Redeemer, come, we open wide
Our hearts to Thee; here, Lord, abide:
Thine inner presence let us feel;
Thy grace and love in us reveal.

Text Information
First Line: Lift up your heads, ye mighty gates
Title: Lift Up Your Heads
Author: George Weissel
Translator: Catherine Winkworth
Meter: 8.8.8.8. (L.M.)
Scripture: Psalm 24:7
Tune Information
Name: TRURO
Meter: 8.8.8.8. (L.M.)
Key: D Major
Source: Thomas Williams' Psalmodia Evangelica, 1789



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