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667. God Is My Strong Salvation

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1 God is my strong salvation;
what foe have I to fear?
In darkness and temptation
my light, my help is near.

2 Though hosts encamp around me,
firm to the fight I stand;
what terror can confound me,
with God at my right hand?

3 Place on the Lord reliance,
my soul, with courage wait;
his truth be thine affiance,
when faint and desolate.

4 His might your heart shall strengthen,
his love your joy increase;
mercy your days shall lengthen;
the Lord will give you peace.

Text Information
First Line: God is my strong salvation
Title: God Is My Strong Salvation
Author: James Montgomery (1822; mod.)
Publication Date: 1990
Scripture: Psalm 27
Topic: The Christian Life: Trust in God
Language: English
Tune Information
Composer: Melchior Vulpius (1609; arr.)
Key: D Major

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