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510. Come, Ye Disconsolate

1 Come, ye disconsolate, where'er ye languish,
come to the mercy seat, fervently kneel:
here bring your wounded hearts, here tell your anguish;
earth has no sorrows that heav'n cannot heal.

2 Joy of the desolate, light of the straying,
hope of the penitent, fadeless and pure!
Here speaks the Comforter, in mercy saying,
"Earth has no sorrows that heav'n cannot cure."

3 Here see the bread of life; see waters flowing
forth from the throne of God, pure from above.
Come to the feast prepared; come, ever knowing
earth has no sorrows but heav'n can remove.

Text Information
First Line: Come, ye disconsolate, where'er ye languish
Title: Come, Ye Disconsolate
Author (st. 1-2): Thomas Moore (1816, alt.)
Author (st. 3): Thomas Hastings (1832)
Meter: 11.10.11.10.
Language: English
Publication Date: 2018
Scripture: ; ; ;
Topic: Christ: As Comforter; Christian Life; Funerals (4 more...)
Tune Information
Name: CONSOLATOR (ALMA)
Composer: Samuel Webbe (1792)
Meter: 11.10.11.10.
Key: C Major



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