Text písně Caedmon's Call: Come Thou Long Expected Jesus

Come Thou Long Expected Jesus

Come thou long-expected Jesus,
Born to set Thy people free;
From our fears and sins release us,
Let us find our rest in Thee
Israel's strength and consolation,
Hope of all the earth Thou art;
Dear Desire of every nation,
Joy of every longing heart

Born Thy people to deliver,
Born a Child and yet a King
Born to reign in us for ever,
Now Thy gracious kingdom bring

By Thine own eternal Spirit
Rule in all our hearts alone;
By Thine all-sufficient merit
Raise us to Thy glorious throne