234a. Christ, whose glory fills the skies

1 Christ, whose glory fills the skies,
Christ, the true, the only light,
Sun of Righteousness, arise,
Triumph o'er the shades of night;
Dayspring from on high, be near;
Daystar, in my heart appear.

2 Dark and cheerless is the morn
Unaccompanied by thee;
Joyless is the day's return,
Till thy mercy's beams I see;
Till they inward light impart,
Glad my eyes, and warm my heart.

3 Visit then this soul of mine,
Pierce the gloom of sin and grief;
Fill me, radiancy divine,
Scatter all my unbelief;
More and more thyself display,
Shining to the perfect day.

Text Information
First Line: Christ, whose glory fills the skies
Author: Charles Wesley, 1707-88
Meter: 77 77 77
Language: English
Publication Date: 1986
Topic: Times and Seasons: Morning; The Presentation of Christ in the Temple: February 2nd; The Transfiguration: August 6th
Tune Information
Name: MINISTRES DE L'√ČTERNEL
Meter: 77 77 77
Key: D Major
Source: Ps. CXXXV in the 'complete' Genevan Psalter, 1562



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