150. Come, Christians, Join to Sing

1 Come, Christians, 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 condescend;
His love shall never end;
Alleluia! Amen!

3 Praise yet our Christ again;
Alleluia! Amen!
Life shall not end the strain;
Alleluia! Amen!
On heaven’s blissful shore
His goodness we’ll adore,
Singing forevermore,
“Alleluia! Amen!”

Text Information
First Line: Come, Christians, join to sing
Title: Come, Christians, Join to Sing
Author: Christian Henry Bateman (1843)
Meter: 6.6.6.6 D
Language: English
Publication Date: 1990
Topic: Jesus Christ: Kingship
Tune Information
Name: MADRID
Arranger: Benjamin Carr (1824)
Harmonizer: David Evans (1927)
Meter: 6.6.6.6 D
Key: G Major
Source: Spanish folk melody
Copyright: Harmonization from the Revised Church Hymnary, 1972. Used by permission of Oxford University Press.



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