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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

Christ Was the Word

Christ was the Word who spake it

Author (attributed to): Elizabeth I (1533-1603)
Published in 2 hymnals

Representative Text

Christ was the Word who spake it:
He took the bread and brake it:
And what his word doth make it,
That I believe and take it.

Source: The Worshipbook: Services and Hymns #331

Author (attributed to): Elizabeth I (1533-1603)

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Text Information

First Line: Christ was the Word who spake it
Title: Christ Was the Word
Author (attributed to): Elizabeth I (1533-1603)
Meter: 7.7.7.7
Publication Date: 1972
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1972.

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The Cambridge Hymnal #23

Text

The Worshipbook #331

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