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95. God Is My Strong Salvation

1 God is my strong salvation;
what foe have I to fear?
In darkness and temptation
my light, my help, is near.

2 Though hosts encamp around me,
firm to the fight I stand;
what terror can confound me,
with God at my right hand?

3 Place on the Lord reliance,
my soul, with courage wait;
his truth be thine affiance,
when faint and desolate.

4 His might thy heart shall strengthen,
his love thy joy increase;
mercy thy days shall lengthen;
the Lord will give thee peace.

Text Information
First Line: God is my strong salvation
Title: God Is My Strong Salvation
Author: James Montgomery (1817)
Publication Date: 1985
Meter: 7.6.7.6
Scripture: Psalm 27
Topic: PILGRIMAGE AND CONFLICT; Warfare, Spiritual
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: CHRISTUS DER IST MEIN LEBEN
Composer (melody): M. Vulpius (1609)
Meter: 7.6.7.6
Key: D Major



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