808. When Memory Fades
||Jean Sibelius (1899)|
||Arr. The Hymnal, 1933, alt.|
||Arr. © 1933, ren. 1961 Presbyterian Board of Christian Education (admin. Westminster John Knox Press)|Text Information:
Especially in developed countries, people are living longer than in earlier eras, yet many abilities do not endure through these added years. This text affirms that although our human memories fade and our human arms weaken, the memory and arms of God uphold us everlastingly.