201. Come, children, join to sing

1 Come, children, join to sing –
Alleluia! Amen!
Loud praise to Christ our King;
Alleluia! Amen!
Let all, with heart and voice,
before His throne rejoice;
praise is His gracious choice:
Alleluia! Amen!

2 Come, lift your hearts on high,
Alleluia! Amen!
Let praises fill the sky;
Alleluia! Amen!
He is our guide and friend
to us He'll blessing send;
His love shall never end.
Alleluia! Amen!

3 Praise yet the Lord again,
Alleluia! Amen!
Life shall not end the strain,
Alleluia! Amen!
On heaven’s blissful shore
His goodness we’ll adore,
singing for evermore,
Alleluia! Amen!

Text Information
First Line: Come, children, join to sing
Author: Christian Henry Bateman, 1813-1889
Meter: 66 66 666 6
Language: English
Publication Date: 2004
Topic: The Temple: Praise
Tune Information
Name: MADRID (SPANISH HYMN)
Harmoniser: David Evans, 1874-1948
Meter: 66 66 666 6
Key: A Major
Source: Probably based on an old Spanish melody; Harm.: The Revised Church Hymnary, 1927
Copyright: Harm. by permission of Oxford University Press



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