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'''Description:''' Words by Charles Wesley, 1739, as originally published. In modern hymnals, words have been revised considerably.
  
 
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==Original text and translations==
 
==Original text and translations==
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Hail the day that saw Him rise
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Ravished from our wishful eyes;
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Christ awhile to mortals given
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Re-ascends His native heaven.
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There the pompous triumph waits,
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Lift your heads, eternal gates.
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Wide unfold the radiant scene,
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Take the king of glory in!
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Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2014-06-23).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 37 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Oval-note edition.

General Information

Title: Barnstable
Composer: Daniel Read
Lyricist: Charles Wesley

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredHymn

Language: English
Instruments: a cappella
Published: 1785

Description: Words by Charles Wesley, 1739, as originally published. In modern hymnals, words have been revised considerably.

External websites:

Original text and translations

English.png English text

Hail the day that saw Him rise
Ravished from our wishful eyes;
Christ awhile to mortals given
Re-ascends His native heaven.

There the pompous triumph waits,
Lift your heads, eternal gates.
Wide unfold the radiant scene,
Take the king of glory in!