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Blessed Cleansing Fountain

In the blessed crimson fountain

Author: S. L. Howard
Tune: [In the blessed crimson fountain]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 In the blessèd crimson fountain
I’ve been washed and saved from sin,
He who died on Calvary’s mountain
Gives me precious peace within.

Refrain:
O the blessèd crimson fountain,
Free for all its waters flow;
Come and test its healing merit—
It will make you white as snow.

2 Though life’s road is rough and dreary,
Though through dangers I must go,
Christ is with me as I journey,
And no harm my soul shall know. [Refrain]

3 I will trust my loving Savior,
Faithful will I strive to be,
Till I reach the land of promise,
And His wondrous glory see. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #10762

Author: S. L. Howard

Born: December 10, 1863, Muscogee County, Georgia. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: In the blessed crimson fountain
Title: Blessed Cleansing Fountain
Author: S. L. Howard
Refrain First Line: O the blessed crimson fountain
Publication Date: 1904
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #10762
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #10762

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