Lift Up Your Heads, Ye Mighty Gates Misc. Gospel
[D]Lift up your heads, ye [G]migh[A7]ty [D]gates;
Behold, the King of [A7]glory[D] waits;
The King [E]of k[A]ings is [D]drawi[A7]ng near;
The [D]Saviour [G]of the [D]world [A7]is he[D]re!
A Helper just He comes to thee,
His chariot is humility,
His kingly crown is holiness,
His scepter, pity in distress.
O blest the land, the city blest,
Where Christ the Ruler is confessed!
O happy hearts and happy homes
To whom this King in triumph comes!
Fling wide the portals of your heart;
Make it a temple, set apart
From earthly use for heavenÂ’s employ,
Adorned with prayer and love and joy.
Redeemer, come, with us abide;
Our hearts to Thee we open wide;
Let us Thy inner presence feel;
Thy grace and love in us reveal.
Thy Holy Spirit lead us on
Until our glorious goal is won;
Eternal praise, eternal fame
Be offered, Saviour, to Thy Name!