Dear Friend of Hymnary,

As you know, we don't ask for money too often. But we're asking now.

So before you hit the "close" button on this box, please consider a donation to keep Hymnary going.

More than half a million people come here every month -- worship leaders, hymnologists, hymn lovers and more -- people who now have access to the most complete database of North American hymnody on the planet thanks to this site. But keeping all of this afloat does not come without a cost, and we have limited sources of revenue. So if you benefit from Hymnary.org, would you please consider a donation today? Even small amounts help, and they also let us know you're behind us and support what we do.

You can make your tax-deductible contribution by clicking the Donate button below, or you can send a check to Hymnary at 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

On behalf of the entire Hymnary team,
Harry Plantinga

510. Thy lovingkindness, Lord, is good and free

1 Thy lovingkindness, Lord, is good and free:
In tender mercy turn thou unto me;
Hide not thy face from me in my distress,
In mercy hear my pray'r, thy servant bless.

2 Needy and sorrowful, to thee I cry;
Let thy salvation set my soul on high;
Then I will sing and praise thy holy Name,
My thankful song thy mercy shall proclaim.

3 With joy the meek shall see my soul restored;
Your heart shall live, ye saints that seek the Lord;
He helps the needy and regards their cries,
Those in distress the Lord will not despise.

4 Let heav'n above his grace and glory tell,
Let earth and sea and all that in them dwell;
Salvation to his people God will give,
And they that love his Name with him shall live.

Amen.

Text Information
First Line: Thy lovingkindness, Lord, is good and free
Publication Date: 1961
Meter: 10. 10. 10. 10.
Scripture: Psalm 69:16-17; Psalm 69:29-30; Psalm 69:32-36
Topic: Christian Life: Tribulation and Suffering; Christians: Example of; God: Love and Grace of
Source: The Psalter,, 1912
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: ELLERS
Composer: EdwardJ. Hopkins (1869)
Meter: 10. 10. 10. 10.
Key: A♭ Major



Media
More media are available on the text authority and tune authority pages.




Advertisements