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96. Come, Gracious Spirit, Heavenly Dove

1 Come, gracious Spirit, heav'nly Dove,
With light and comfort from above;
Be Thou our Guardian, Thou our Guide;
O'er every tho't and step preside.

2 The light of truth to us display,
And make us know and choose Thy way;
Plant holy fear in every heart,
That we from Thee may ne'er depart.

3 Lead us to holiness, the road
That we must take to dwell with God;
Lead us to Christ, the living Way,
Nor let us from His presence stray.

4 Lead us to God, our final rest,
To be with Him forever blest.
Lead us to heav'n, that we may share
Fullness of joy for ever there.


Text Information
First Line: Come, gracious Spirit, heav'nly Dove
Title: Come, Gracious Spirit, Heavenly Dove
Author: Simon Browne, 1680-1732
Language: English
Publication Date: 1957
Topic: Comforter; Righteousness; Whitsunday (1 more...)
Notes: Alt. tune: FEDERAL STREET
Tune Information
Composer: George Hews, 1806-1873
Key: E♭ Major

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