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Jordan River Is Flowing By

Would your heart be free from sin

Author: Ada Blenkhorn (1910)
Tune: [Would your heart be free from sin]
Published in 1 hymnal

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1. Would your heart be free from sin,
Have the peace of God within?
There’s a Jordan river flowing by;
Would you whiter be than snow?
To its cleansing waters go;
There’s a Jordan river flowing by.

Refrain
Flowing by, flowing by,
There’s a cleansing Jordan river flowing by;
Flowing by, flowing by,
Plunge beneath its healing waters, help is nigh.

2. Have you sought in vain for rest,
Doubted whether God knows best?
There’s a Jordan river flowing by;
Naaman found God’s word was true;
It will be the same with you,
There’s a Jordan river flowing by. [Refrain]

3. Are you tempted to declare
Other waters are more fair,
There’s a Jordan river flowing by;
He hath spoken, Wash, be clean,
Hard upon His promise lean,
There’s a Jordan river flowing by. [Refrain]

4. O, the Savior’s wounded side
Crimsons all this river’s tide,
There’s a Jordan river flowing by;
He alone hath power to save,
Trust Him for the cleansing wave,
There’s a Jordan river flowing by. [Refrain]

Author: Ada Blenkhorn

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Text Information

First Line: Would your heart be free from sin
Title: Jordan River Is Flowing By
Author: Ada Blenkhorn (1910)
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Flowing by, flowing by
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #3397
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