Advent Hymnals

402. JESUS, LOVER OF MY SOUL_1

Church Hymnal 1941,

Major Key: E Flat

1.
Jesus, lover of my soul,
Let me to Thy bosom fly,
While the billows near me roll,
While the tempest still is high;
Hide me, O my Savior, hide!
Till the storm of life is past;
Safe into the haven guide,
O receive my soul at last!

2.
Other refuge have I none,
Hangs my helpless soul on Thee;
Leave O leave me not alone!
Still support and comfort me;
All my trust on Thee is stayed,
All my help from Thee I bring;
Cover my defenseless head
With the shadow of Thy wing.

3.
Thou, O Christ, art all I want,
More than all in Thee I find;
Raise the fallen, cheer the faint,
Heal the sick, and lead the blind.
Just and holy is Thy name,
I am all unrighteousness;
Vile and full of sin I am;
Thou art full of truth and grace.

4.
Plenteous grace with Thee is found-
Grace to pardon all my sin;
Let the healing streams abound,
Make and keep me pure within;
Thou of life the Fountain art,
Freely let me take of Thee;
Spring Thou up within my heart,
Rise to all eternity.

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Title Jesus, Lover of My Soul_1
Key E♭ Major
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First Line Jesus, lover of my soul
Author Charles Wesley
Year 1941
Composer John B. Dykes
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Tune HOLLINGSIDE
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Subjects The Christian Life: Guidance
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