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572. We Walk by Faith

1 We walk by faith, and not by sight;
No gracious words we hear
From him who spoke as man e'er spoke;
But we believe him near.

2 We may not touch his hands and side,
Nor follow where he trod;
But in his promise we rejoice,
And cry, "My Lord and God!"

3 Help then, O Lord, our unbelief;
And may our faith abound,
To call on you when you are near,
And seek where you art found:

4 That, when our life of faith is done,
In realms of clearer light
We may behold you as you are,
With full and endless sight.

5 We walk by faith, and not by sight;
No gracious words we hear
Of him who spoke as man e'er spoke;
But we believe him near.

Text Information
First Line: We walk by faith, and not by sight
Title: We Walk by Faith
Author: Henry Alford, 1810-1871
Publication Date: 1986
Meter: CM
Scripture: Isaiah 55:6; John 20:19-31
Topic: Easter 2, Year A; Easter 2, Year B; Easter 2, Year C (5 more...)
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: DUNLAP'S CREEK
Composer: Samuel McFarland, fl. 1816
Harmonizer: Richard Proulx, b. 1937
Meter: CM
Key: D Major
Copyright: Harm. © 1985, GIA Publications, Inc.



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