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The Morning Breaks

The morning breaks / The morning breaks; the shadows flee; Lo, Zion’s / The morning breaks, the shadows flee

Original language: English

Words: Parley P. Pratt
Music: George Careless

Transcribed by Samuel Bradshaw from public domain sources, unless otherwise noted.

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1. The morning breaks, the shadows flee;Lo! Zion’s standard is unfurled.The dawning of a brighter dayMajestic rises on the world.
2. The clouds of error disappearBefore the rays of truth divine;The glory, bursting from afar,Wide o’er the nations soon will shine.
3. The Gentile fulness now comes in,And Israel’s blessings are at hand;Lo! Judah’s remnant, cleansed from sin,Shall in their promised Canaan stand.
4. Jehovah speaks! let earth give ear,And Gentile nations turn and live;His mighty arm is making bare,His covenant people to receive.
5. Angels from heaven, and truth from earthHave met, and both have record borne;Thus Zion’s light is bursting forth,To bring her ransomed children home.

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Tunes that have appeared with this song in English

Appearances of this song over time in English

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About the tune composer

George Careless

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