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Love Abideth

Faith, the rock on which we firmly rest

Author: Helen L. Dungan
Tune: [Faith, the rock on which we firmly rest]
Published in 1 hymnal

Representative Text

1 Faith, the rock on which we firmly rest,
And hope, the anchor to the golden shore,--
In these we find our comfort here be low,
But love abideth evermore.

Refrain:
Faith is the Christian's rock
And hope the anchor true;
These cheer us on our way thro' gloomy vales.
Both faith and hope may pass
With things of earth away,
But love abides; it never, never fails.

2 Faith, the star to which we look for peace,
And hope, the light it shows our pathway o'er,--
In these we find our guidance thro' life's way,
But love abideth evermore. [Refrain]

3 Faith will lead us to our home on high,
And hope will guide us to the open door;
By these we find our mansion in the sky,
But love abideth evermore. [Refrain]

Coronation Hymns, 1910

Author: Helen L. Dungan

[Helen L. Dungan] Born: Cir­ca 1855, Ohio. The 1880 cen­sus shows Dun­gan liv­ing in Fran­klin, In­di­a­na, with her hus­band James. --www.hymntime.com/tch/ Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Faith, the rock on which we firmly rest
Title: Love Abideth
Author: Helen L. Dungan
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Faith is the Christian's rock

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Coronation Hymns #58

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