Joy To The World

 

Joy To The WorldOne of my favorites all year round! I appreciate the fact that this is one that we sing more often than just at Christmastime. This one makes me smile and my heart sing. Also, Miss J loves it and sings it at full voice. That makes me smile, too.

Joy To The World

words: Isaac Watts  c. 1719
music: adapted and arranged by Lowell Mason, c. 1839

Joy to the world, the Lord is come!
Let earth receive her King;
Let every heart prepare Him room,
And Heaven and nature sing,
And Heaven and nature sing,
And Heaven, and Heaven, and nature sing.

Joy to the earth, the Savior reigns!
Let men their songs employ;
While fields and floods, rocks, hills and plains
Repeat the sounding joy,
Repeat the sounding joy,
Repeat, repeat, the sounding joy.

No more let sins and sorrows grow,
Nor thorns infest the ground;
He comes to make His blessings flow
Far as the curse is found,
Far as the curse is found,
Far as, far as, the curse is found.

He rules the world with truth and grace,
And makes the nations prove
The glories of His righteousness,
And wonders of His love,
And wonders of His love,
And wonders, wonders, of His love.

 

 

Do you have a favorite hymn for Christmas time?

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