I Come to Thee

Thou art my strength and shield

Author: Anna Marlim
Tune: [Thou art my strength and shield]
Published in 8 hymnals

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Representative Text

1. Thou art my strength and shield,
My refuge and my grace;
When earthly helpers flee,
Thou art my hiding place.

I come, I come,
In sorrow and in my distress,
I come, I come,
To Thee for holiness.

2. A home for weary souls,
A rock my trust to stay,
My shepherd and my guide,
Who only knows the way. [Refrain]

3. My sins how manifold,
Yet Thou canst cleanse them all;
Oh, lead me to Thy home,
And keep me lest I fall. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #2755

Author: Anna Marlim

Late 19th Century Lyrics: I Come to Thee http://www.hymntime.com/tch/bio/m/a/r/l/marlim_a.htm  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Thou art my strength and shield
Title: I Come to Thee
Author: Anna Marlim
Language: English
Refrain First Line: I come, I come, In sorrow and in my distress
Copyright: Public Domain



The Cyber Hymnal #2755
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The Cyber Hymnal #2755

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