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428. When Peace Like a River

1 When peace like a river attendeth my way,
when sorrows like sea billows roll;
whatever my lot, thou has taught me to say,
"It is well, it is well with my soul."

Refrain:
It is well with my soul,
It is well, it is well with my soul.

2 Though Satan should buffet, though trials should come,
let this blest assurance control:
that Christ has regarded my helpless estate,
and hath shed his own blood for my soul. [Refrain]

3 My sin--O, the bliss of this glorious thought,
my sin--not in part but the whole,
is nailed to the cross, and I bear it no more:
Praise the Lord, praise the Lord, O my soul! [Refrain]

4 And Lord, haste the day when my faith shall be sight,
the clouds be rolled back as a scroll,
the trump shall resound and the Lord shall descend:
"Even so"--it is well with my soul. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: When peace like a river attendeth my way
Title: When Peace Like a River
Author: Horatio G. Spafford, 1828-1888
Publication Date: 2003
Meter: 11.8.11.9.Ref.
Scripture: Psalm 103:12; Job 1:21; 1 Corinthians 15:50-54; Psalm 94:19; Psalm 1:3; Isaiah 43:1-2; Psalm 62:5; Proverbs 13:19; Psalm 42:11; Revelation 6:14; Psalm 116:7; Psalm 23:2-3; Colossians 2:14
Language: English
Refrain First Line: It is well with my soul
Copyright: Public Domain
Tune Information
Name: VILLE DU HAVRE
Composer: Philip P. Bliss, 1838-1876
Meter: 11.8.11.9.Ref.
Key: C Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Media
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