Father of mercies, in Thy word,

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CGS No.: 
102

Verse 1
Father of mercies, in Thy word,
What endless glory shines!
Forever be Thy Name adored
For these celestial lines.

Verse 2
Here springs of consolation rise
To cheer the fainting mind,
And thirsty souls receive supplies,
And sweet refreshment find.

Verse 3
Here the Redeemer's welcome voice
Spreads heavenly peace around
And life and everlasting joys
Attend the blissful sound.

Verse 4
Oh, may these heavenly pages be
My ever dear delight,
And still new beauties may I see,
And still increasing light.

Verse 5
Divine Instructor, gracious Lord,
Be thou forever near;
Teach us to love Thy sacred Word,
And view the Saviour there.