The Gentiles shall come to Thy light.@Isaiah 60:3

J. Wakefield MacGill (1829-1902), alt.

Lucknow (Husband) Edward Husband (1843-1908) (🔊 pdf nwc).

J. Wakefield MacGill (1829-1902)

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Coming, coming, yes they are,
Coming, coming from afar,

From the wild and scorching desert,
Afric’s sons awaked from sleep;
Jesus’ love has drawn and won them,
At His cross they bow and weep.

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From the fields and crowded cities,
China gathers to His feet;
In His love Shem’s gentle children,
Now have found a safe retreat.

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From the Indus, and the Ganges,
Steady flows the living stream,
To love’s ocean, to His bosom,
Calvary their wond’ring theme.

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From the steppes of Russia dreary,
From Slavonia’s scattered lands,
They are yielding soul and spirit
Into Jesus’ loving hands.

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From the frozen realms of midnight,
Over many a weary mile,
To exchange their soul’s long winter
For the summer of His smile.

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All to meet in plains of glory,
All to sing His praises sweet;
What a chorus, what a meeting,
With the family complete!

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