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Savior, break this heart of mine

Savior, break this heart of mine

Author: William R. Landon
Tune: [Savior, break this heart of mine]
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Saviour, break this heart of mine,
Melt it now with love divine;
Only thou my help must be,
Only thou canst set me free.

Refrain:
Out of the deep and miry clay
Take me away, oh, take me away;
Show me the Rock, O Lord, I pray,
Rock of eternal ages.

2 Bend thine ear and hear my cry,
Leave me not in sin to die;
This my hope, my only plea,—
Thou didst come to rescue me. [Refrain]

3 Reach thy hand and lift my soul
From the waves that o’er me roll;
Where for refuge can I flee?
Lord, I perish; save thou me. [Refrain]

4 Save me now and evermore;
Lord, I would thy name adore;
Hide my trembling soul in thee;
Lord, I perish; save thou me. [Refrain]

Source: On Joyful Wing : A Book of Praise and Song #26

Author: William R. Landon

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Text Information

First Line: Savior, break this heart of mine
Author: William R. Landon
Refrain First Line: Cut of the deep and miry clay
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

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The Cyber Hymnal #9381

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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