Come, quickly come, dread Judge of allAuthor: L. Tuttiett (1854)
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1 Come, quickly come, dread Judge of all;
For, awful though Thine advent be,
All shadows from the truth will fall,
And falsehood die, in sight of Thee:
Come, quickly come: for doubt and fear
Like clouds dissolve when Thou art near.
2 Come, quickly come, great King of all;
Reign all around us, and within;
Let sin no more our souls enthrall,
Let pain and sorrow die with sin;
Come, quickly come: for Thou alone
Canst make Thy scatter'd people one.
3 Come, quickly come, true Life of all;
The curse of death is on the ground;
On every home his shadows fall,
On every heart his mark is found:
Come, quickly come: for grief and pain
Can never cloud Thy glorious reign.
4 Come, quickly come, sure Light of all,
For gloomy night broods o'er our way;
And fainting souls begin to fall
With weary watching for the day:
Come, quickly come: for round Thy throne
No eye is blind, no night is known.
Hymnal: according to the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America, 1871
O quickly come, dread Judge of all. L. Tuttiett. [Advent.] First published in his Hymns for Churchmen, 1854, in 4 stanzas of 6 lines. It was included in the 1868 Appendix to Hymns Ancient & Modern, in the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge Church Hymns, 1871, and several other collections. In a few American hymnbooks it begins — "Come quickly come, dread Judge of all." In the Guardian of Dec. 24, 1884, the Hymns Ancient & Modern text is rendered into Latin by "A. C." as:— ”Ipse veni, generis Judex sanctissime nostri."
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)
|Instances (1 - 4 of 4)||Title||First Line||Tune||Tune Key||Author||Meter||Scripture||Date||Subject||Source|
|Small Church Music #1482||Rhyd-Y-Groes||O quickly come, great King of all||RHYD-Y-GROES||L. Tuttiett||18.104.22.168.8.8|
|The Cyber Hymnal #5289||O Quickly Come, Dread Judge of All||O quickly come, dread judge of all||VENI CITO||Lawrence Tuttiett||88.88.88||<cite>Hymns for Churchmen</cite>, 1854|
|The New English Hymnal #13||O quickly come, dread Judge of all||O quickly come, dread Judge of all||VATER UNSER||Lawrence Tuttiet, 1825-97||88 88 88||1986|
|Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #322||O Quickly Come, Dread Judge of All||O quickly come, dread Judge of all||MELITA||Lawrence Tuttiett||22.214.171.124.8.8.||Revelation 22:12||1990||Blessed Hope | ; Christ | Kingly Office of; Death | Conquered; Unity of Believers | ; Jesus Christ | His Second Coming and Judgment|