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The Cleansing Stream

We're living by faith in the Savior alone

Author: Barney Elliott Warren
Tune: [We're living by faith in the Savior alone]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 We’re living by faith in the Savior alone,
Who suffered on Calv’ry for sin to atone;
He’s fully redeemed us from Satan’s domain,
By raising us up to this glorious plane.

Refrain:
Oh, that stream so deep and wide,
Flowing from the Savior’s side;
Oh, that stream so deep and wide,
’Tis flowing from the Savior’s side.

2 Oh, precious salvation, so pure and divine!
’Tis flowing from heaven, its glory is mine;
Yes, beaming in splendor and flashing so bright,
It sparkles within us, a heavenly light. [Refrain]

3 Transparent as crystal, a river of love
Flows down from the throne of the city above;
A rainbow o’er circles of glittering hue,
While under the sprays of its heavenly dew. [Refrain]

4 Like tides of the ocean its waves over roll,
O’erflowing with rapture and bliss in the soul,
Reflecting Christ’s image in us as we call,
While trusting, obeying our all and in all. [Refrain]

Select Hymns, 1911 (Timeless Truths)

Author: Barney Elliott Warren

Barney Elliott Warren was an American Christian hymnwriter and minister. See more in Wikipedia  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: We're living by faith in the Savior alone
Title: The Cleansing Stream
Author: Barney Elliott Warren
Meter: 11.11.11.11.7.7.7.8
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O that stream so deep and wide

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Timeless Truths #539

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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