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A Rock for a Foundation.

O seek a rock to build on

Translator: Joseph Morris (1854)
Published in 1 hymnal

Full Text

O seek a rock to build on,
My soul! wilt thou not prove
That strong and deep Foundation
Which Earth, nor Hell, can move?

How sweet in yonder River
That Rock beneath my feet,
When every doubt and terror
Shall on my spirit beat!

Favorite Welsh Hymns, 1854

Translator: Joseph Morris

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Text Information

First Line: O seek a rock to build on
Title: A Rock for a Foundation.
Translator: Joseph Morris (1854)
Language: English
Publication Date: 1854
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.
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