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592. Like a River Glorious

1 Like a river glorious is God’s perfect peace,
Over all victorious, in its bright increase;
Perfect, yet it floweth fuller every day,
Perfect, yet it groweth deeper all the way.

Stayed upon Jehovah, hearts are fully blest
Finding, as He promised, perfect peace and rest.

2 Hidden in the hollow of His blessed hand,
Never foe can follow, never traitor stand;
Not a surge of worry, not a shade of care,
Not a blast of hurry touch the spirit there. [Refrain]

3 Every joy or trial falleth from above,
Traced upon our dial by the Sun of Love;
We may trust Him fully all for us to do;
They who trust Him wholly find Him wholly true. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Like a river glorious is God's perfect peace
Title: Like a River Glorious
Author: Frances R. Havergal (1876)
Meter: R
Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Like_a_River_Glorious)
Refrain First Line: Stayed upon Jehovah, hearts are fully blest
Tune Information
Composer: James Mountain (1876)
Meter: R
Key: F Major
Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Like_a_River_Glorious)

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