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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)

Then look to the savior above

Look not at the things that are passing away

Author: M. W. Norse
Tune: [Look not at the things that are passing away]
Published in 1 hymnal

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1 Look not at the things that are passing away,
But look to the mansions on high;
Look not for the joys that can last but a day,
For the fairest of flowers must die.

Then look to the Saviour above,
For life doth abide in his love;
Then look to him now,
At his cross humbly bow,
Oh, look to the Saviour above.

2 Look not for great wealth, for it never will last,
But look for the riches of grace;
Look not for earth’s honors that quickly are passed,
Seek rather in heaven thy place. [Refrain]

3 Secure the rich treasures of faith, love, and peace,
Fit thy soul for the mansions on high;
Look well to thy record ere life’s work shall cease,
And thy spirit immortal shall fly. [Refrain]

Source: Songs of Love and Praise No. 4 #147

Author: M. W. Norse

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First Line: Look not at the things that are passing away
Title: Then look to the savior above
Author: M. W. Norse


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Songs of Love and Praise No. 4 #147

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