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446. O Love That Will Not Let Me Go

1 O Love that will not let me go,
I rest my weary soul in thee;
I give thee back the life I owe,
that in thine ocean depths its flow
may richer, fuller be.

2 O Light that followest all my way,
I yield my flickering torch to thee;
my heart restores its borrowed ray,
that in thy sunshine’s blaze its day
may brighter, fairer be.

3 O Joy that seekest me through pain,
I cannot close my heart to thee;
I trace the rainbow through the rain,
and feel the promise is not vain
that morn shall tearless be.

4 O Cross that liftest up my head,
I dare not ask to fly from thee;
I lay in dust life’s glory dead,
and from the ground there blossoms red
life that shall endless be.

Text Information
First Line: O Love that will not let me go
Title: O Love That Will Not Let Me Go
Author: George Matheson, 1842-1906
Meter: 8.8.8.8.6.
Language: English
Publication Date: 2003
Scripture: ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ;
Copyright: Public Domain
Tune Information
Name: ST. MARGARET
Composer: Albert L. Peace, 1844-1912
Meter: 8.8.8.8.6.
Key: G Major
Copyright: Public Domain



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