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Text:How Firm a Foundation
Tune:FOUNDATION
Arranger (last st. setting):Dave Williamson

456. How Firm a Foundation

1 How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord
Is laid for your faith in His excellent Word!
What more can He say than to you He hath said,
To you, who for refuge to Jesus have fled?

2 "Fear not I am with thee; O be not dismayed,
For I am thy God, and will still give thee aid;
I'll strengthen thee, help thee, and cause thee to stand,
Upheld by My righteous omnipotent hand.

3 "When through fiery trials thy pathway shall lie,
My grace, all sufficient shall be thy supply;
The flame shall not hurt thee; I only design
Thy dross to consume, and thy gold to refine.

4 "The soul that on Jesus hath leaned for repose
I will not, I will not desert to his foes;
That soul, though all hell should endeavor to shake,
I'll never no never no never forsake!"

Text Information
First Line: How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord
Title: How Firm a Foundation
Meter: 11.11.11.11.
Language: English
Publication Date: 2008
Topic: Assurance, Security, Confidence,Rest; Bible, Word of God; God, His Guidance and Care
Source: John Rippon's Selection of Hymns
Tune Information
Name: FOUNDATION
Arranger (last st. setting): Dave Williamson
Meter: 11.11.11.11.
Key: G Major
Source: Joseph Funk's Genuine Church Music
Copyright: Arr. © Copyright 2008 Van Ness Press, Inc. (ASCAP) (admin. by LifeWay Worship). All rights reserved.



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