572. Blessed Assurance

1 Blessed assurance, Jesus is mine!
O what a foretaste of glory divine!
Heir of salvation, purchase of God,
Born of His Spirit, washed in His blood.

Refrain:
This is my story, this is my song,
Praising my Savior all the day long;
This is my story, this is my song,
Praising my Savior all the day long.

2 Perfect submission, perfect delight,
Visions of rapture now burst on my sight;
Angels descending bring from above
Echoes of mercy, whispers of love. [Refrain]

3 Perfect submission - all is at rest,
I in my Savior am happy and blest;
Watching and waiting, looking above,
Filled with His goodness, lost in His love. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Blessed assurance, Jesus is mine!
Title: Blessed Assurance
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Refrain First Line: This is my story, this is my song
Meter: 9.10.9.9. with Refrain
Language: English
Publication Date: 1997
Topic: Assurance and Trust
Tune Information
Name: ASSURANCE
Composer: Phoebe P. Knapp
Composer (descant): James C. Gibson
Meter: 9.10.9.9. with Refrain
Key: D Major
Copyright: Descant © 1986 by Word Music (a div. of WORD MUSIC)



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