Come Thou Long Expected Jesus

1. Come Thou long-expected Jesus
Born to set Thy people free;
From our fears and sins release us,
Let us find our rest in Thee.

2. Israel's strength and consolation,
Hope of all the saints Thou art;
Dear desire of every nation,
Joy of every longing heart.

Chorus:
Come Thou long-awaited Emmanuel.

3. Born Thy people to deliver,
Born a child and yet a King,
Born to reign in us forever,
Now Thy gracious kingdom bring.

4. By Thine own eternal Spirit
Rule in all our hearts alone;
By Thine all sufficient merit,
Raise us to Thy glorious throne.
(Repeat chorus)

2000 Niphon Music (ASCAP) /
Same Old Dress Music, Inc. (ASCAP).
Used by permission. All rights reserved.

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Words:

Charles Wesley

Music:
Sandra McCracken and Derek Webb

 

Downloads:

Lead Sheet

  Overhead
Chord Chart
  Demo MP3