Fill Me Now

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1 Hover o’er me, Holy Spirit,
Bathe my trembling heart and brow;
Fill me with Thy hallowed presence,
Come, O come and fill me now.

Fill me now, fill me now,
Jesus, come and fill me now;
Fill me with Thy hallowed presence,
Come, O come and fill me now.

2 Thou canst fill me, gracious Spirit,
Though I cannot tell Thee how;
But I need Thee, greatly need Thee,
Come, O come and fill me now. (Refrain)

3 I am weakness, full of weakness,
At Thy sacred feet I bow;
Blest, divine, eternal Spirit,
Fill with power, and fill me now. (Refrain)

4 Cleanse and comfort, bless and save me,
Bathe, O bathe my heart and brow;
Thou are comforting and saving,
Thou art sweetly filling now. (Refrain)

Source: Worship and Service Hymnal: For Church, School, and Home #100

Author: Elwood H. Stokes

He was president of the Ocean Grove Campmeeting Association. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Hover o'er me, Holy Spirit
Title: Fill Me Now
Author: Elwood H. Stokes (1879)
Meter: with refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Fill me now, fill me now
Notes: Swahili translation: See "Ee, Roho Mtakatifu"
Copyright: Public Domain



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