The Northern Harp part 1 - online book

Songs From The St. Lawrence - Christian Inspirational & Sacred Songs

Home Main Menu Singing & Playing Order & Order Info Support Search Shopping Discounts



Share page  Visit Us On FB



Previous Contents Next
62           SONGS FROM THE ST. LAWRENCE.
What though to me is here denied The sacred boon to mortals given;
Yet 0, my own, my lovely bride, I 'II gaze upon thy face in heaven!
I848.
"THOU SHALT SEE GREATER THINGS."
John i, 50.
" And dost thou now believe, because I tell thee I saw thee there beneath those shadowy trees When thou didst think no mortal eye beheld thee ? Ah! thou shalt see far greater things than these; If with my little band thou followest me, Wonders on wonders thou shalt surely see.
" The winds, at my command, thou shalt behold
Sink into silence, and a calmness sleeping Upon the wave that high with madness roll'd, While tempests wild upon its breast were sweeping. Winds, waves—at once are hush'd at my com­mand; Earth, earth and heaven are subject to my hand.
" Nor only shalt thou see the tempest's strife Sink into calmness when I speak the word;
The dead—the dead shall waken into life, The grave shall listen when my voice is heard,
Previous Contents Next