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54. O Jesus, dearest Lord, to Thee

1 O Jesus, dearest Lord, to Thee
My fervent thanks shall ever be
For Thine own flesh and precious blood,
Which now Thy love on me bestowed.

2 Break forth in praise, rejoice, my heart!
Exceeding riches is my part;
My Jesus now in me doth dwell;
My joy and bliss no tongue can tell.

Text Information
First Line: O Jesus, dearest Lord, to Thee
Meter: L. M.
Language: English
Publication Date: 1898
Topic: Christian Joy; The Lord's Supper
Notes: Bishop Thomas Kingo, 1689. Tr. Comp; Norwegian title: O Jesu, söde Jesu, dig
Tune Information
Name: JESUS, THE THOUGHT OF THEE
Meter: L. M.
Key: g minor
Source: Pub. by Gesius, 1605.
Notes: Norwegian tune name: O Jesu, din Hukommelse



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