326. Thou Art Coming, O My Savior

1 Thou art coming, O my Saviour,
Thou art coming, O my King,
In thy beauty all resplendent,
In thy glory all transcendent;
Well may we rejoice and sing:
Coming! in the op'ning east
Herald brightness slowly swells:
Coming! O my glorious Priest,
Hear we not thy golden bells?

2 Thou art coming, thou art coming:
We shall meet thee on thy way,
We shall see thee, we shall know thee,
We shall bless thee, we shall show thee
All our hearts could never say:
What an anthem that will be,
Ringing out our love to thee,
Pouring out our rapture sweet
At thine own all-glorious feet.

3 O the joy to see thee reigning,
Thee, my own beloved Lord!
Ev'ry tongue thy Name confessing,
Worship, honor, glory, blessing
Brought to thee with glad accord;
Thee, my Master and my Friend,
Vindicated and enthroned;
Unto earth's remotest end
Glorified, adored, and owned.

Text Information
First Line: Thou art coming, O my Savior
Title: Thou Art Coming, O My Savior
Author: Frances R. Havergal (1872)
Publication Date: 1990
Scripture: Philippians 2:11; Philippians 2:9-11; 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18; Revelation 1:7
Topic: Christ: Exaltation of; Christ: Kingly Office of; Heaven: Redeemed in (2 more...)
Language: English
Tune Information
Composer: William H. Monk (1875)
Key: B♭ Major

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