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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)

I will give, O, blessed promise

I will give, O, blessed promise

Author: M. Fraser
Tune: [I will give, O blessed promise]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 “I will give:” oh, blessed promise,
“I will give” life’s water free;
Thirsty souls, so dry and parched,
Come and quench your thirst in Me.

Refrain:
Let him take, O let him take,
Let him take of Christ so free;
It is He who offers pardon for the taking,
for the taking, offers pardon to thee.

2 He that tastes life’s wondrous water
Thirst again shall never know;
But a spring of joy within him
Shall in streams of blessing flow. [Refrain]

3 Hear His voice, ye fever-stricken;
To the fountain haste away;
Of its river pure, oh, drink ye;
It will slake your thirst for aye. [Refrain]

Source: Sacred Songs No. 2 #39

Author: M. Fraser

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Text Information

First Line: I will give, O, blessed promise
Author: M. Fraser
Refrain First Line: Let him take, O let him take

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Sacred Songs No. 2 #39

Sacred Songs No. 2 (words ed.) #d74

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