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27. As the deer

As the deer pants for the water
so my soul longs after you;
you alone are my heart's desire,
and I long to worship you.

Refrain:
You alone are my strength and shield;
to you alone may my spirit yield.
You alone are my heart's desire,
and I long to worship you.

Text Information
First Line: As the deer pants for the water
Title: As the deer
Paraphraser: Martin Nystrom, 1956-
Refrain First Line: You alone are my strength, my shield
Meter: 8 7 8 7 8 9 8 7
Language: English
Publication Date: 1997
Scripture:
Topic: Choruses and Meditative Songs; God: Refuge and Strength; Longing for God and Christ (2 more...)
Copyright: Paraphrase © Maranatha! Music, 1984 (Administered by The copyright Company)
Tune Information
Name: AS THE DEER
Composer: Martin Nystrom, 1956-
Meter: 8 7 8 7 8 9 8 7
Key: d minor
Copyright: © Maranatha! Music, 1984 (Administered by The Copyright Company)



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