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430. I Hunger and I Thirst

1 I hunger and I thirst;
Jesus, my manna be:
ye living waters, burst
out of the rock for me.

2 Thou bruised and broken Bread,
my life-long needs supply;
as living souls are fed,
O feed me, or I die!

3 Thou true life-giving Vine,
let me thy sweetness prove;
renew my life with thine,
refresh my soul with love.

4 Rough paths my feet have trod,
since first their course began;
feed me, thou Bread of God;
help me, thou Son of Man.

5 For still the desert lies
my thirsting soul before;
O living waters, rise
within me evermore.

Text Information
First Line: I hunger and I thirst
Title: I Hunger and I Thirst
Author: John Samuel Bewley Monsell (1866; Alt. 1990)
Publication Date: 1990
Meter: 6.6.6.6.
Scripture: John 6:58; John 7:37-39; John 15:1-2
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: DOLOMITE CHANT
Arranger: Joseph Thomas Cooper, 1819-1879
Meter: 6.6.6.6.
Key: D Major
Source: Traditional Austrian melody



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