94. Joy to the World

1 Joy to the world! the Lord is come:
let earth receive her King.
Let every heart prepare him room,
and heaven and nature sing,
and heaven and nature sing,
and heaven, and heaven and nature sing.

2 Joy to the earth! the Savior reigns:
let all their songs employ,
while fields and floods, rocks, hills, and plains
repeat the sounding joy,
repeat the sounding joy,
repeat, repeat the sounding joy.

3 No more let sin and sorrow grow
nor thorns infest the ground;
he comes to make his blessings flow
far as the curse is found,
far as the curse is found,
far as, far as the curse is found.

4 He rules the world with truth and grace,
and makes the nations prove
the glories of his righteousness
and wonders of his love,
and wonders of his love,
and wonders, wonders of his love.

Text Information
First Line: Joy to the world! The Lord is come
Title: Joy to the World
Author: Isaac Watts (1719)
Publication Date: 2006
Meter: CM with repeats
Scripture: Genesis 3:17-18; Psalm 96:11-12; Psalm 98
Topic: Know: Christmas/Birth of Christ
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: ANTIOCH
Composer: Lowell Mason (1848)
Meter: CM with repeats
Key: D Major



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