537. What shall I render to my God

1 What shall I render to my God
For all his kindness shown?
My feet shall visit thine abode,
My songs address thy throne.

2 How much is mercy thy delight,
Thou ever blessed God!
How dear thy servants in thy sight!
How precious is their blood!

3 How happy all thy servants are!
How great thy grace to me!
My life, which thou hast made thy care,
Lord, I devote to thee.

4 Now I am thine, for ever thine,
Nor shall my purpose move,
Thy hand hath loosed my bonds of pain,
And bound me with thy love.

5 Here in thy courts I leave my vow,
And thy rich grace record;
Witness, ye saints who hear me now,
If I forsake the Lord.


Text Information
First Line: What shall I render to my God
Author: Isaac Watts (1719)
Publication Date: 1961
Meter: C. M.
Scripture: Psalm 116:12-19
Topic: Christian Life: Thankfulness; The Church: Lord's House; Consecration (2 more...)
Language: English
Tune Information
Composer: Lowell Mason (1832)
Meter: C. M.
Key: E♭ Major

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