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Fountain Ever Flowing

Come, ye who are thirsty, Christ is at the well

Author: John McPherson
Tune: [Come, ye who are thirsty, Christ is at the well]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Come, ye who are thirsty, Christ is at the well;
He will give you water all your thirst to quell;
Wait ye then no longer, He will welcome all;
Hasten to the fountain at the Savior’s call.

Fountain ever flowing, glad and free,
It was opened wide for you and me;
Drink its living waters, thirst no more,
But have a life and happiness forevermore.

2 Deep the well salvation, deep and free for you;
Healing are its waters, cleansing thro’ and thro’;
At the springing fountain drink and thirst no more,
Many have been saved by drinking here before. [Refrain]

3 Hasten to the waters lest you be too late;
Do not fail to enter mercy’s open gate;
Should you tarry longer yours may be the woe
Of the souls who heedless past the fountain go. [Refrain]

Source: Songs of Matchless Love: for evangelistic services, devotional meetings and Sunday schools #22

Author: John McPherson

John McPherson (Late 19th Century) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Come, ye who are thirsty, Christ is at the well
Title: Fountain Ever Flowing
Author: John McPherson
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Fountain ever flowing, glad and free
Copyright: Public Domain



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Harp of Zion #147

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Songs of Matchless Love #22

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