It May Be at Morn

It may be at morn, when the day is awaking

Author: H. L. Turner
Tune: [It may be at morn, when the day is awaking]
Published in 68 hymnals

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1 It may be at morn, when the day is awaking,
When sunlight through darkness and shadow is breaking,
That Jesus will come in the fullness of glory,
To receive from the world His own.

Refrain:
O Lord Jesus, how long, how long
Ere we shout the glad song,
Christ returneth!
Hallelujah! hallelujah!
Amen. Hallelujah! Amen.

2 It may be at midday, it may be at twilight,
It may be, perchance, that the blackness of midnight
Will burst into light in the blaze of His glory,
When Jesus receives His own. (Refrain)

3 While its hosts cry Hosanna, from heaven descending,
With glorified saints and the angels attending,
With grace on His brow, like a halo of glory,
Will Jesus receive His own. (Refrain)

4 O joy! O delight! should we go without dying,
No sickness, no sadness, no dread and no crying.
Caught up through the clouds with our Lord into glory,
When Jesus receives His own. (Refrain)



Source: Sing Joyfully #557

Author: H. L. Turner

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Text Information

First Line: It may be at morn, when the day is awaking
Title: It May Be at Morn
Author: H. L. Turner
Meter: Irregular with refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O Lord Jesus, how long, how long
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Cyber Hymnal #846
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Instances

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Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #159
Complete Mission Praise #347
Hymns of Faith #535TextPage Scan
Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #252Page Scan
Rejoice Hymns #584
Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #207
Sing Joyfully #557TextPage Scan
Small Church Music #2258Audio
Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #74
The Christian Life Hymnal #215
The Covenant Hymnal: a worshipbook #771
The Cyber Hymnal #846TextScoreAudio
Include 56 pre-1979 instances



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