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605. Blest Be the Tie That Binds

1 Blest be the tie that binds
Our hearts in Christian love;
The fellowship of kindred minds
Is like to that above.

2 Before our Father's throne
We pour our ardent prayers;
Our fears, our hopes, our aims are one,
Our comforts and our cares.

3 We share each other's woes,
Each other's burdens bear;
And often for each other flows
The sympathizing tear.

4 From sorrow, toil, and pain,
And sin we shall be free;
And perfect love and joy shall reign
Through all eternity.

Text Information
First Line: Blest be the tie that binds
Title: Blest Be the Tie That Binds
Author: John Fawcett, 1740-1817
Meter: SM
Publication Date: 2012
Scripture: ; ; ; ; ;
Topic: Brotherhood and Sisterhood; Burdens; Church (10 more...)
Tune Information
Name: DENNIS
Composer: John G. Nägeli, 1773-1836
Arranger: Lowell Mason, 1792-1872
Meter: SM
Key: F Major



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