I Believe the Bible

I believe the Bible, blessed book divine

Author: Haldor Lillenas
Tune: [I believe the Bible, blessed book divine]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

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1 I believe the Bible, blessed book divine,
Holy inspiration from its pages shine;
Guide unto my footsteps, light upon my way,
Pointing to the homeland of eternal day.

Refrain:
I believe the Bible, blessed book divine,
Holy inspiration from its pages shine;
Word of God eternal,
Bread of life so free,
I believe the Bible, ‘tis the book for me.

2 I believe the Bible, blessed living word,
Telling us the story, sweetest ever heard
Of the love of Jesus, who His life-blood gave,
That the sinful world He might redeem and save. [Refrain]

3 I believe the Bible, it has stood the test
Of the passing ages—on it I will rest;
Heave’n and earth will vanish, they shall pass away,
But the blessed word of God abides for aye. [Refrain]

Source: Progressive Sunday School Songs #6

Author: Haldor Lillenas

Born: No­vem­ber 19, 1885, Stord Is­land (near Ber­gen), Nor­way. Died: Au­gust 18, 1959, As­pen, Co­lo­ra­do. Buried: Flor­al Hills Cem­e­te­ry, Kan­sas Ci­ty, Mis­so­uri. Pseudonyms-- Vir­gin­ia Rose Gold­en Laverne Gray Richard Hainsworth Rev. H. N. Lines Robert Whitmore Ferne Winters Lillenas em­i­grat­ed to Amer­i­ca as a child; his fam­i­ly set­tled first in South Da­ko­ta, then moved to Or­e­gon in 1889. He at­tend­ed Deets Pa­ci­fic Bi­ble Coll­ege in Los An­ge­les, Cal­i­for­nia (later re­named to Pa­sa­de­na Coll­ege); stu­died mu­sic at the Sie­gel-My­ers School of Mu­sic in Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois; and re­ceived an hon­or­ary Doc­to… Go to person page >

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First Line: I believe the Bible, blessed book divine
Title: I Believe the Bible
Author: Haldor Lillenas

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Progressive Sunday School Songs #6

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