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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.


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
Composer: EdwardJ. Hopkins (1869)
Meter: 10. 10. 10. 10.
Key: A♭ Major

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