SOFTLY NOW THE LIGHT OF DAY
Scripture: Psalm 114:2
Time Signature: 4/4
Hymn Status: Public Domain (This hymn is free to use for display and print)
Verse 1: Softly now the light of day Fades upon our sight away; Free from care, from labor free, Lord we would commune with Thee!
Verse 2: Thou whose all pervading eye Naught escapes, without, within, Pardon each informity, Open fault and secret sin!
Verse 3: Soon for us the light of day Shall forever pass away; Then from sin and sorrow free, Take us, Lord to dwell with Thee!