Hark the Glad Sound! The Saviour Comes
Philip Doddridge, 1735
|Hark the glad sound! The Saviour comes,|
The Saviour promised long;
Let every heart prepare a throne,
And every voice a song.
2. He comes the prisoners to release,
3. He comes from thickest films of vice
|4. On Him the Spirit, largely poured,|
Exerts His sacred fire;
Wisdom and might, and zeal and love,
His holy breast inspire.
5. He comes the broken heart to bind,
6. Our glad hosannas, Prince of Peace,