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Rochester 30t

The Sacred Harp, 2012 Revised Cooper Edition

Composer: Israel Holdroyd, 1722
Skip Poet: Isaac Watts, 1707
Meter: Common Meter (8,6,8,6)
Stanza Poetry Source by First Line
1
Come, let us join our cheerful songs
With angels round the throne;
Ten thousand thousand are their tongues,
But all their joys are one.


Come let us join our cheerful Songs, Stanza 1
2
The whole creation join in one,
To bless the sacred name
Of Him who sits upon the throne,
And to adore the Lamb.


Come let us join our cheerful Songs, Stanza 5