Joy to the world! the Lord is come;

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    CGS No.: 
    43

    Verse 1
    Joy to the world! the Lord is come;
    Let earth receive her King;
    Let every heart prepare Him room,
    And heaven and nature sing, (2ce)
    And heaven, and heaven and nature sing.

    Verse 2
    Joy to the earth! the Saviour reigns;
    Let men their songs employ;
    While fields and floods, rocks, hills and plains,
    Repeat the sounding joy, (2ce)
    Repeat, repeat the sounding joy.

    Verse 3
    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, (2ce)
    Far as, far as the curse is found.

    Verse 4
    He rules the world with truth and grace
    And makes the nations prove.
    The glories of His righteousness,
    And wonders of His love, (2ce)
    And wonders, and wonders of His love.