218. Thus far we're spared again to meet

1 Thus far we're spared again to meet
Before Jehovah's mercy-seat;
To seek his face, to sing and pray,
And hail another Sabbath-day.

2 Now met to praise his holy name,
Whose mercies flow each day the same,
Whose kind compassions never cease,
We seek instruction, pardon, peace.

3 Let every tongue its silence break,
Let every one his goodness speak,
Who deigns his glory to display
On each returning Sabbath-day.

Text Information
First Line: Thus far we're spared again to meet
Author: Anon.
Publication Date: 1886
Topic: Worship: The Sabbath
Tune Information
Name: HEBRON
Composer: Lowell Mason
Meter: L.M.
Key: B♭ Major
Notes: Alternate tunes: #223, 201, or 48.



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