Text:The Solid Rock
Author:Edward Mote
Tune:SOLID ROCK
Arranger (last st. and choral ending):Robert Sterling
Composer:William B. Bradbury

511. The Solid Rock

1 My hope is built on nothing less
Than Jesus' blood and righteousness;
I dare not trust the sweetest frame,
But wholly lean on Jesus' name.

Chorus:
On Christ the solid Rock I stand;
All other ground is sinking sand,
All other ground is sinking sand.

2 When darkness seems to hide His face,
I rest on His unchanging grace;
In ev'ry high and stormy gale,
My anchor holds within the veil. [Chorus]

3 His oath, His covenant, His blood
Support me in the whelming flood;
When all around my soul gives way,
He then is all my hope and stay. [Chorus]

4 When He shall come with trumpet sound,,
Oh, may I then in Him be found;
Dressed in His righteousness alone,
Faultless to stand before the throne. [Chorus]

Text Information
First Line: My hope is built on nothing less
Title: The Solid Rock
Author: Edward Mote
Refrain First Line: On Christ, the solid Rock, I stand
Meter: 8.8.8.8.(L.M.) with Chorus
Language: English
Publication Date: 2008
Topic: Comfort,Encouragement, Hope; Jesus, Our Refuge, Shelter, Rock, Shield, Stronghold
Tune Information
Name: SOLID ROCK
Composer: William B. Bradbury
Arranger (last st. and choral ending): Robert Sterling
Meter: 8.8.8.8.(L.M.) with Chorus
Key: F Major
Copyright: Arr. © Copyright 2008 Van Ness Press, Inc. (ASCAP) (admin. by LifeWay Worship). All rights reserved.



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