585. May the Mind of Christ My Savior

1 May the mind of Christ my Savior
live in me from day to day,
by his love and power controlling
all I do and say.

2 May the word of God dwell richly
in my heart from hour to hour,
so that all may see I triumph
only through his pow'r.

3 May the peace of God, my Father,
rule my life in ev'rything,
that I may be calm to comfort
sick and sorrowing.

4 May the love of Jesus fill me
as the waters fill the sea;
him exalting, self abasing -
this is victory.

5 May I run the race before me,
strong and brave to face the foe,
looking only unto Jesus
as we onward go.

6 May his beauty rest upon me
as I seek the lost to win,
may they look beyond my witness
seeing only him.

Text Information
First Line: May the mind of Christ my Savior
Title: May the Mind of Christ My Savior
Author: Kate B. Wilkinson (1925)
Meter: 8.7.8.5.
Language: English
Publication Date: 1995
Scripture: ; ;
Topic: Christ's Example; Christ--Abiding with believers; Christ--Presence of (1 more...)
Tune Information
Name: ST. LEONARDS
Composer: Arthur Cyril Barham-Gould (1925)
Meter: 8.7.8.5.
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Music by permission of D. R. Gould.



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