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690. I Know That My Redeemer Lives

1 I know that my Redeemer lives,
and ever prays for me;
a token of his love he gives,
a pledge of liberty.

2 I find him lifting up my head;
he brings salvation near;
his presence makes me free indeed
and he will soon appear.

3 He wills that I should holy be:
who can withstand his will?
The counsel of his grace in me
he surely shall fulfil.

4 Jesus, I hang upon your Word:
I steadfastly believe
you will return and claim me, Lord,
and to yourself receive.

Text Information
First Line: I know that my Redeemer lives, And ever prays for me
Title: I Know That My Redeemer Lives
Author: Charles Wesley (1742; Mod.)
Publication Date: 1990
Meter: C.M.
Topic: The Christian Life: Assurance; Blessed Hope; Salvation by Grace
Language: English
Tune Information
Composer: George Frederick Handel (1741; arr.)
Meter: C.M.
Key: C Major

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