Hymn of the day – We’re Marching to Zion

The lyrics to the above are really soul-stirring so I wanted to share:

Come, we that love the Lord,
And let our joys be known;
Join in a song with sweet accord,
And thus surround the throne.

Refrain:
We’re marching to Zion,
Beautiful, beautiful Zion;
We’re marching upward to Zion,
The beautiful city of God.

The sorrows of the mind
Be banished from the place;
Religion never was designed
To make our pleasures less.

Let those refuse to sing,
Who never knew our God;
But children of the heav’nly King
May speak their joys abroad.

The men of grace have found
Glory begun below;
Celestial fruits on earthly ground
From faith and hope may grow.

The hill of Zion yields
A thousand sacred sweets
Before we reach the heav’nly fields,
Or walk the golden streets.

Then let our songs abound,
And every tear be dry;
We’re marching through Immanuel’s ground
To fairer worlds on high.

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6 thoughts on “Hymn of the day – We’re Marching to Zion

    • Hi there to you too Wally!

      My goodness, I just approved your comment from last July 8 months after you made it. My bad, I’ve been terribly slack with my online witnessing over many months, letting my career/job responsibilities assume too much of a focus.
      Kindly pray for me, that I will build up ever stronger faith in the Lord until He sees fit to take me to heaven.

      Very sorry I did not approve this earlier. I hope you’re doing well?

      Naomi

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