737. Like a River Glorious

1 Like a river glorious
Is God’s perfect peace,
Over all victorious,
In its bright increase;
Perfect, yet it floweth
Fuller every day;
Perfect, yet it groweth
Deeper all the way.

Refrain:
Stayed upon Jehovah,
Hearts are fully blest -
Finding, as He promised,
Perfect peace and rest.

2 Hidden in the hollow
Of His blessed hand,
Never foe can follow,
Never traitor stand;
Not a surge of worry,
Not a shade of care,
Not a blast of hurry -
Touch the Spirit there. [Refrain]

3 Every joy or trial
Falleth from above,
Traced upon our dial
By the Sun of Love;
We may trust Him fully
All for us to do;
They who trust Him wholly
Find Him wholly true. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Like a river glorious
Title: Like a River Glorious
Author: Frances R. Havergal
Publication Date: 1997
Meter: 6.5.6.5.D. with Refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Stayed upon Jehovah
Notes: Includes optional choral ending
Tune Information
Name: WYE VALLEY
Composer: James Mountain
Arranger (choral ending): Ken Barker
Meter: 6.5.6.5.D. with Refrain
Key: F Major
Copyright: Choral ending © 1997 by Integrity's Hosanna! Music and Word Music (a div. of WORD MUSIC)



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