The three fold promise

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1 Oh, golden promise, grand and sweet
As joy-bells softly ringing,
Adown the ages peace and hope
To burdened spirits bringing.

Refrain:
Ask, seek, ask, knock,
And it shall be opened unto you;
Ask, seek, ask, knock,
And it shall be opened unto you.

2 Ask—and the tender heart of God,
Responsive to thy pleading,
Will send a princely gift of grace,
Thy highest faith exceeding. [Refrain]

3 Seek—with an earnest soul and know
The blessedness of finding
A light to guide thy stumbling steps
Through darkness thick and blinding. [Refrain]

4 Knock—and the Lord of Life for thee
Will open wide the portal,
And rest and peace and heaven are thine,
An heritage immortal. [Refrain]

Source: Wondrous Love: A Collection of Songs and Services for Sunday Schools #117

Author: M. P. Collins

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First Line: O the golden promise grand
Title: The three fold promise
Author: M. P. Collins
Refrain First Line: Ask, seek, ask, knock

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Wondrous Love: A Collection of Songs and Services for Sunday Schools #117

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