A Brighter Dawn Is Breaking (Nun Lasst Uns Gott) – Organ

Lyrics – 4 verses

A brighter dawn is breaking,
And earth with praise is waking;
For Thou, O King, most highest,
The power of death defiest.

And Thou hast come victorious,
With risen body glorious,
Who now forever livest,
And life abundant givest.

O free the world from blindness,
And fill the world with kindness,
Give sinners resurrection,
Bring striving to perfection.

In sickness give us healing,
In doubt Thy clear revealing,
That praise to Thee be given
In earth as in Thy Heaven.

Lyrics by Percy Dearmer (1867 – 1936). Public Domain.


  • Tune: Nun Lasst Uns Gott. Public Domain.
  • Composer: Unknown from Hymnal: Christliche Psalmen, Leipzig (1587)
  • Meter: 77 77
  • Music and Lyrics Copyright Public Domain.
  • Performance ℗ 2020 Richard M.S. Irwin. All rights reserved. IRSC: UKTU21900135

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