Take the Hand

Take the hand thy Savior gives thee

Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Tune: [Take the hand thy Savior gives thee]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Take the hand thy Saviour gives thee,
Hold it fast within thine own;
It will lead thee to the river
That proceedeth from his throne.

River of Life that sparkles free,
River of Life that flows for thee,
River of Life that all may see,
And dwell on its banks forever.

2 Take the love that ne’er deceives thee,
Love that makes thee all its own,
Take it freely, like the waters
From the river near the throne. [Refrain]

3 Take the peace none else can give thee,
Hide it deep within thy breast;
Like the river clear as crystal
It will soothe thy care to rest. [Refrain]

4 Take thy all-sufficient Saviour,
Thou wilt find no friend so dear;
He will crown thee at the river,
Only be thou faithful here. [Refrain]

Source: Joyful Sound: a collection of new hymns and music with familiar selections #35

Author: Fanny J. Crosby

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Text Information

First Line: Take the hand thy Savior gives thee
Title: Take the Hand
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Language: English
Refrain First Line: River of life that sparkles free
Copyright: Public Domain



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