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183. Holy Spirit, Light Divine

1 Holy Spirit, Light divine,
Shine upon this heart of mine;
Chase the gloom of night away;
Turn the darkness into day.

2 Holy Spirit, Love divine,
Cleanse this guilty heart of mine;
In your mercy pity me;
From sin's bondage set me free.

3 Holy Spirit, Joy divine,
Cheer this saddened heart of mine;
Fill me with your heav'nly peace;
Let it grow and still increase.

4 Holy Spirit, Pow'r divine,
Dwell within this heart of mine;
Cast down ev'ry idol throne;
Reign supreme and reign alone.

5 See, to you I give my heart;
Cleanse my life in ev'ry part;
Your own temple I would be
Now and for eternity.

Text Information
First Line: Holy Spirit, Light divine
Title: Holy Spirit, Light Divine
Author: Andrew Reed, 1787-1862 (abr., alt.)
Meter: 77 77
Language: English
Publication Date: 1993
Topic: Pentecost
Tune Information
Name: SONG 13
Composer: Orlando Gibbons, 1583-1625 (alt.)
Meter: 77 77
Key: D Major



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