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Savior, I by Faith Am Touching

Savior, I by faith am touching

Author: Bertha Fennell (ca. 1902)
Tune: CRYSTAL SEA
Published in 2 hymnals

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Representative Text

1. Savior, I by faith am touching
Thee, the source of every good;
Virtue now, by faith am claiming,
Thro’ the cleansing of Thy blood.

Refrain
Touching Thee, new life is glowing,
By Thy Spirit’s burning flame;
Cleansing, purging, spirit filling,
Glory to Thy holy name!

2. Touching Thee in faith, I promise,
By Thine own unfailing aid,
Prompt obedience, instant service,
When and where it should be paid. [Refrain]

3. Touching now Thine outstretched scepter,
O most mighty King of kings;
Of Thy fullness now receiving,
High I mount on eagle wings. [Refrain]

4. Grace and virtue, strength and wisdom,
All my need, by Thee supplied,
Keep me touching, keep me claiming,
Keep me ever at Thy side. [Refrain]

Author: Bertha Fennell

Early 20th Century  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Savior, I by faith am touching
Title: Savior, I by Faith Am Touching
Author: Bertha Fennell (ca. 1902)
Meter: 8.7.8.7 D
Source: Hymns of Consecration and Faith, by James Mountain (London: Marshall Brothers, new & enlarged edition, 1902), number 104
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Touching Thee, new life is glowing
Notes: Alternate tunes: AUSTRIA (HAYDN), arranged by Franz J. Haydn, 1797; AUTUMN, François H. Barthélémon, 1785
Copyright: Public Domain

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