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175. A Wonderful Savior Is Jesus My Lord

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1 A wonderful Savior is Jesus my Lord,
a wonderful Savior to me;
he hideth my soul in the cleft of the rock,
where rivers of pleasure I see.

He hideth my soul in the cleft of the rock
that shadows a dry, thirsty land;
he hideth my life in the depths of his love,
and covers me there with his hand,
and covers me there with his hand.

2 A wonderful Savior is Jesus my Lord,
he taketh my burden away,
he holdeth me up, and I shall not be moved,
he giveth me strength as my day. [Refrain]

3 With numberless blessings each moment he crowns,
and filled with a fullness divine,
I sing in my rapture, O glory to God
for such a Redeemer as mine! [Refrain]

4 When clothed in his brightness, transported I rise
to meet him in clouds of the sky,
his perfect salvation, his wonderful love,
I'll shout with the millions on high. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: A wonderful Savior is Jesus my Lord
Title: A Wonderful Savior Is Jesus My Lord
Author: Fanny J. Crosby (1890)
Publication Date: 1990
Scripture: Isaiah 51:16
Topic: Jesus Christ: His Praise; Christ: Refuge; Resurrection and Everlasting Life
Language: English
Refrain First Line: He hideth my soul in the cleft of a rock
Tune Information
Composer: William James Kirkpatrick (1890)
Key: C Major

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