Scripture Verse

The Lord shall inherit Judah His portion in the holy land, and shall choose Jerusalem again. Be silent, O all flesh, before the Lord: for He is raised up out of His holy habitation. Zechariah 2:12–13


Words: Charles Wes­ley, Short Hymns on Se­lect Pas­sag­es of the Ho­ly Scrip­tures (Bris­tol, Eng­land: E. Far­ley, 1762), Vol­ume 2, num­ber 1411, page 102, alt. Orig­in­al first line: Ris­ing out of Thy ho­ly place.

Music: Ali­da D. B. Thomp­son, in Joy­ful Wing, ed­ited by John R. Swe­ney & Will­iam J. Kirk­pat­rick (Phi­la­del­phia, Penn­syl­van­ia: John J. Hood, 1889), page 173 (🔊 pdf nwc).

Charles Wesley


Arising from Thy holy place,
Almighty Lord, appear;
To choose again Thy chosen race,
To claim Thy portion here;
Brought back into the promised land,
Thine ancient flock restore,
That all mankind may see Thy hand,
And silently adore!