Hide Thou Me

In thy cleft, O rock of ages

Author: Fanny Crosby
Tune: [In Thy cleft, O Rock of Ages] (Lowry)
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1 In Thy cleft, O Rock of Ages,
Hide Thou me;
When the fitful tempest rages,
Hide Thou me;
Where no mortal arm can sever
From my heart Thy love forever,
Hide me, O Thou Rock of Ages,
Safe in Thee.

2 From the snare of sinful pleasure,
Hide Thou me;
Thou, my soul’s eternal treasure,
Hide Thou me;
When the world its power is wielding,
And my heart is almost yielding,
Hide me, O Thou Rock of Ages,
Safe in Thee.

3 In the lonely night of sorrow,
Hide Thou me;
Till in glory dawns the morrow,
Hide Thou me;
In the sight of Jordan's billow,
Let thy bosom be my pillow;
Hide me, O Thou Rock of Ages,
Safe in Thee.

Amen.

Source: African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymnal #371

Author: Fanny Crosby

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First Line: In thy cleft, O rock of ages
Title: Hide Thou Me
Author: Fanny Crosby
Meter: 8.3.8.3.8.8.8.3
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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