2142. Blessed Quietness

1 Joys are flowing like a river,
since the Comforter has come;
Christ abides with us forever,
makes the trusting heart a home.

Refrain:
Blessed quietness, holy quietness,
what assurance in my soul,
On the stormy sea, Jesus speaks to me,
and the billows cease to roll.

2 Bringing life and health and gladness
all around, this heavenly Guest
banished unbelief and sadness,
changed our weariness to rest. [Refrain]

3 Like the rain that falls from heaven,
like the sunlight from the sky,
so the Spirit, too, is given,
coming on us from on high. [Refrain]

4 See, a fruitful field is growing,
blessed fruit of righteousness;
and the streams of life are flowing
in the lonely wilderness. [Refrain]

5 What a wonderful salvation,
when we always see Christ's face,
what a peaceful habitation,
what a quiet resting place. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Joys are flowing like a river
Title: Blessed Quietness
Author: Manie P. Ferguson
Refrain First Line: Blessed quietness, holy quietness
Meter: 87.87 with Refrain
Language: English
Publication Date: 2001
Scripture: ;
Topic: Grace: Pardon and Assurance
Copyright: Public Domain
Tune Information
Name: BLESSED QUIETNESS
Composer: W.S. Marshall
Arranger: J. Jefferson Cleveland
Arranger: Verolga Nix
Meter: 87.87 with Refrain
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: Arr. © 1981 J. Jefferson Cleveland. Used by permission of William B. McClain



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